The city is often overlooked by companies looking to make foreign direct investment, he said.
Elected reps will host congressman who oversees US Postal Service for tour, meeting.
The workforce has not kept up with the demand in fields like masonry, plumbing and framing.
The city's core is keeping up the pace of a resurgence, with 240 businesses starting up in 8 years.
Inspired by SXSW, organizers hope to bring together entrepreneurs and creators.
The start of the academic year means roughly 30,000 people were hired last month, according to state data.
Firms looking to act as landlords to tap into Tucson's renter population.
Vector Space Systems will add $225 million to the local GDP over the next five years.
Candidates say 2014 dark-money funding shows need to refocus the commission.