GoShare, the ‘Uber for trucks,’ expands to Phoenix
Apr30

GoShare, the ‘Uber for trucks,’ expands to Phoenix

GoShare, the San Diego-based “Uber for trucks,” is now available in Phoenix and surrounding areas, adding to the 11 cities it already services. The company is made for people or businesses that need to haul materials but don’t have the vehicle or human resources to do so. Users begin by entering pickup and drop-off addresses and the vehicle they need (pickup trucks, vans, and box trucks are available) into the app, and, just like...

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Adobe to host Creative Jam on April 5
Apr04

Adobe to host Creative Jam on April 5

The Adobe Creative Cloud team will host a UX design-focused Creative Jam on Thursday, April 5 from 7 pm to 9:45 pm. The event will bring together creative minds in the Valley at Events on Jackson, an event space at the intersection of East Jackson and Third streets. Part of the event is a one-hour showcase of three creative leaders: Lynn Fisher, UI/UX designer, front-end development and illustrator at &yet; Aldo Mucino, UI...

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YELS to encourage youth entrepreneurship with April 7 summit
Apr02

YELS to encourage youth entrepreneurship with April 7 summit

YELS, the Youth Entrepreneurship, and Leadership Summit, will take place in Phoenix at Grand Canyon University on Saturday, April 7. The one-day event runs from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. YELS is a conference targeted at Generation Z (in this case, ages 12 to 19) in hopes of introducing them to innovation and leadership opportunities. The meeting includes workshops, speakers, networking and the “Rapid Pitch Battle,” the summit’s version of...

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Tech Jobs Tour coming to the Valley of the Sun
Mar27

Tech Jobs Tour coming to the Valley of the Sun

Tech Jobs Tour, a traveling job tour with the goal of recruiting women, people of color and LGBTQ people into the tech field, has announced that they will be making a stop in Phoenix in the near future. The fair will be held in downtown Phoenix, but the exact location is yet to be announced. The tour typically kicks off with a “speed mentoring” session. The rest of the night features guest speakers, more mentoring sessions, and a...

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Co-working hub Spaces opens in downtown Phoenix
Mar08

Co-working hub Spaces opens in downtown Phoenix

A new co-working office called Spaces opened in downtown Phoenix this winter. Joining popular Phoenix co-working spaces like CO+HOOTS and Galvanize, Spaces offers 39,700 sq. Ft. of office space to the community. Spaces is located in the One Renaissance Tower building on the corner of N Central Ave. and W Washington St. – only 10 minutes from Sky Harbor International Airport, and accessible by light rail. Also within the building...

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