Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix and Arizona state have committed to ensuring that the city is an attractive location for startups and new business. A stream of talented young professionals is constantly coming out of Arizona State University, which is one of the biggest universities in the country. Along with this talent pool, Phoenix’s downtown Warehouse District has transformed into the city’s startup district due to a recent tech surge, with 55 startups located in a Galvanize-run innovation hub.

Government & NGO ServicesGrants / FundingASBA Training Grants
Arizona Commerce Authority?s (ACA) Arizona Innovation Challenge (AIC)
City of Phoenix Grants
Arizona Office of Grants and Federal Resources
ProgramStartup Arizona Foundation
Chamber / City OrganizationsGreater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce
Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Co-Working SpacesCO+HOOTS
Coworking on 15th Avenue
Deskhub (Scottsdale)
EZ Spaces (Gilbert)
Gangplank (Chandler)
The Primus Center
EventsStartup Grind Phoenix
AZ Tech Innovation Summit
PHX Startup Week
Starup Weekend Phoenix
ASBA Business Start Up Events
Venture Madness
UniversitiesTop UniversitiesArizona State University
Grand Canyon University
University of Arizona
Startup ProgramsRISN ASU
The ASU-Draper-GSV EdTech Accelerator
ASU Chandler Innovation Center (ACIC)
Accelerator / IncubatorsAPI10X Accelerator
Arizona Small Business Accelerators
Coplex Accelerator
LaunchPoint (Mesa)
Seed Spot
The Armory
The ASU-Draper-GSV EdTech Accelerator
Startup Service Providers#yesphx
Phoenix Startups List
Arizona Small Business Association
News OrganizationsPhoenix Business Journal
AZ Tech Beat
Phoenix New Times
FundingVenture CapitalGrayhawk Capital
Tallwave Capital
Coplex Ventures
The Miller Group
Research Corporation Technologies (Tuscon)
Convention & Vistors BureauPhoenix Convention Center
Visit Phoenix Visitor Center
Largest EmployersAmerican Express
Appollo Group
Arizona State University
Bank of America
Banner Health
Dignity Health
JP Morgan Chase
US Airways
Wells Fargo



Houston: 2 h 41 min/ 165.2 mi