Arizona House of Representatives Archives

What would you do with a billion dollars?


Last week, Representative Bob Robson , Speaker pro tempore of the Arizona House of Representatives introduced House Bill 2033 which would create a funding vehicle to enable our universities to maintain and expand our research infrastructure at that level. At a time when the state is projecting a $500 million budget shortfall in fiscal 2014-15… Read More →

Medical miracle girl raises funds for TGen


Shelby Valint, the 12-year-old Phoenix girl whose sequenced genome led her from a wheelchair to walking, is raising funds for the non-profit Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen). The “Shelby Valint Inspiration Fundraiser” will generate needed research dollars for TGen’s Center for Rare Childhood Disorders (C4RCD). It was research through this innovative unit at TGen that… Read More →

Arizona Opera's New, $5.2M Center Opens on Central Avenue


  Arizona Opera opened its new $5.2M, 28,000 SF Opera Center on Central Avenue in Phoenix. The building project, in partnership with the City of Phoenix, included two phases. Phase 1 houses an intimate black box performance venue, rehearsal space, and orchestra loft and patron viewing gallery. General contractor was Brignall Construction; architect was Motley… Read More →

Liberty Property Trust to Develop Liberty Center at Rio Salado


  Liberty Property Trust announced that it will develop a sustainable, mixed-use business park on 100 acres purchased from the City of Tempe last month. The company is developing a site plan for the new park which will be known as Liberty Center at Rio Salado. “After several years of continued success at our nearby… Read More →

Arizona Commerce Authority Board Of Directors Comprised of Statewide Leaders

ACA Board of Directors
by in Economy

The Arizona Commerce Authority aims to boost Arizona’s economy by creating jobs for Arizonans, attract and bring in new business, as well as show corporations Arizona is a better operating environment and a better place to collaborate and grow. The following ACA Board of Directors are leaders within their respective fields: Metro Phoenix Chair: Gov.… Read More →

How To Ensure Your Joint Business Outlives A Failing Marriage

Divorce and Business - AZ Business Magazine Oct/Nov 2006

‘Til Business Do Us Part How to ensure your joint business outlives a failing marriage By Alexander D. Nirenstein Divorce can be a trying time for individuals faced with income, property and child custody issues, but throw in a joint business venture, and the formula could be detrimental to both couple and business. The phenomena… Read More →