Mayor Jerry Weiers has named Corning Optical Communications the business of the week. Corning Optical Communications was established in the late 1800s and has been operating in Glendale since the year 2000. The global company provides products and services in telecommunications, life sciences, environmental services and specialty materials. The company has 350 employees in Glendale with an average tenure of 20-plus years. It is at 5310 W. Camelback Road and focuses on microwave and broadband segment products.