Events Archives

The good, the bad and the ugly with Grant Woods

Grant Woods, by Robbie Quinn
December 5, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Blogs | Events | Featured

Valley Partnership continues an annual tradition with its end-of- the-year reflection by the always entertaining and provocative Grant Woods. The former Arizona Attorney General, prominent attorney and community leader will provide a morning of thought-provoking discussion about Arizona politics, education and business. The final Friday Morning Breakfast scheduled for 2014, the event is scheduled for… Read More →

AZRE now accepting 2015 RED Award nominations

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December 2, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Events | Featured

AZRE magazine is dedicated to bringing the stories about innovative and outstanding real estate development to its readers in each issue. Every February, AZRE shines a special spotlight on the industry through its annual Real Estate Development (RED) Awards. Arizona’s commercial real estate industry is a tremendous economic engine for the state and is making… Read More →

Valley Partnership, CRE community transform Perry Rehabilitation Center

Photo by Shavon Rose/AZ Big Media

On a sun-splashed fall morning, more than 200 volunteers traded their business attire for work clothes to help transform the Perry Rehabilitation Center at the Arizona Foundation for the Handicapped (AFH). The occasion was Saturday’s 27th annual Valley Partnership Community Project. Each year, Valley Partnership undertakes a community project benefitting a nonprofit organization and dedicates… Read More →

Metro Phoenix Land and Housing Forecast examines ‘refined opportunity’

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While the industry has experienced sub-par housing activity over the past 11 months, the anticipated pace of growth going forward depends on a few factors, not the least of which is credit and qualification conditions, household formation, employment growth, the cost of new construction and outsiders’ perceptions of the local market. What are the expectations… Read More →

Upcoming Valley Partnership breakfast covers transportation

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November 4, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Events | Featured

Valley Partnership has announced the topic for its upcoming monthly breakfast on Friday, Nov. 14. This month’s program will feature an update on current road, highway and infrastructure projects in Valley’s construction pipeline. Panelists will discuss projects currently underway as well as those projects slated for near and long term development and how they will… Read More →

Valley Partnership to transform local nonprofit campus

Perry Rehabilitation Center rendering, courtesy of Norris Design
October 29, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Events | Featured | In The Spotlight

This year, the Arizona Foundation for the Handicapped (AFH) was selected as recipient of the 2014 Valley Partnership Community Project. Each year, on one Saturday, hundreds of business leaders trade their business attire for T-shirts and gloves and help to transform a local nonprofit.  AFH applied to Valley Partnership to have its outdoor common areas… Read More →

Valley musicians, commercial real estate industry rock for a cause

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September 8, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Events | In The Spotlight

Valley musicians will come together on Wednesday, Oct. 8, for “Rock for a Cause,” a benefit concert and battle of the bands in support of the Arizona Foundation for the Handicapped (AFH). The lineup features Phoenix favorites Honeygirl and Heartlyn Rae. The event is from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Monarch Theatre in Downtown… Read More →

Haute For Charity: Couture At Its Most Creative

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Gowns designed with recycled sign parts and steel cable; belts constructed of tile and linoleum. This is couture at its most creative. Couture garments made out of commercial construction materials — two worlds you wouldn’t expect to collide in such beautiful ways — paraded down the catwalk at the biennial International Interior Design Association (IIDA)… Read More →

The West’s most developable town

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Valley Partnership has announced the topic for its upcoming monthly breakfast on Friday, Aug. 22. This month’s program will feature an update on current real estate conditions in Scottsdale, Ariz. Panelists will discuss what’s been happening in “The West’s Most ‘Western’ Town” as well as future opportunities for the commercial real estate and development community.… Read More →

Second annual Kelly’s Kup registration is now open

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Caretaker Landscape and Tree Management presents Kelly’s at Southbridge’s second annual Kelly’s Kup Charity Golf Tournament, held at McCormick Ranch Golf Club on Monday, September 8. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Scottsdale Charro Foundation, a 501C3 which supports Scottsdale youth, education and local charities. Kelly’s Kup  is a four-person scramble with a twist:… Read More →

Why more companies are coming to the Valley

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When it comes to recruiting new companies to relocate, expand or begin operations in Arizona, it’s all about “getting in the game and the closing the deal.” That was the message delivered at Valley Partnership’s June breakfast before a robust audience at the Phoenix Country Club. Christine Mackay, Economic Development Director for the City of… Read More →

It takes two

The "Class of 2014" advocates visit DMB Associates' masterplanned community Eastmark.

Valley principals host young professionals in inaugural advocates program A look around the room at a Valley Partnership Friday Morning Breakfast (FMB) reveals a who’s who of Arizona’s commercial real estate industry. You’ll see seasoned professionals sitting next to up-and-comers, and though these are an effective networking tool, Valley Partnership took the concept to the… Read More →

Vendor EXPO for Arizona building industry

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June 6, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Some of Arizona’s best printers, caterers, photographers and more will exhibit at an exciting trade show created specifically for the A/E/C community. The second annual SMPS Vendor EXPO will take place Thursday, June 26th 8am-12pm at the Arizona K12 Center’s Professional Learning Center – 99 E. Virginia Ave, Suite 150, Phoenix, AZ 85004. The open-house… Read More →

ICSC RECon 2014: Retail poised for expansion

X Team booth, courtesy of Velocity Retail

The 2014 ICSC event in Las Vegas has successfully wrapped up, and initial reports are that the retail industry is poised for continued expansion. The attendance was up from last year with the attendee count reaching close to 40,000. Having experienced the last 5 years of our annual convention during the economic downturn, this year… Read More →