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Economists optimistic Arizona economy will continue to grow

Deloitte Report Reveals Mid-Market Companies Expect U.S. Economic Growth

Arizona continues to recover, with industries such as business services, educational services, leisure and hospitality leading the way. That was just one of the positive signs that emerged from Economic Outlook 2016, presented by the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce and Cox Communications. Nearly 825 business leaders attended the 33nd annual event at the Arizona… Read More →

AZRE Magazine September/October 2013

AZRE Digital Issue
by in AZRE Magazine

AZRE Magazine September/October 2013 ‘When one door closes, another opens …’ There are many famous quotes and accomplishments that can be attributed to Alexander Graham Bell. One of his more famous lines reads: “When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do… Read More →

Chris Camacho Joins Keyser

by in Newsmakers

Keyser — a commercial real estate advisory firm providing global real estate services to tenants and users of office, industrial, healthcare and educational space — announced today that Chris Camacho will be joining Keyser in a strategic leadership capacity to help grow and scale the organization. “I am extremely pleased to be able to officially… Read More →

Cushman & Wakefield Future Leaders ‘Concert for a Cause’ to benefit Ryan House

by in Events

Cushman & Wakefield Future Leaders “Concert for a Cause” benefiting Ryan House is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Oct. 24 at The Western, 6830 E. 5th Ave., Scottsdale. The four-hour event will feature performances by Javier Garcia and Desert Dixie. During the show concertgoers will be able to enjoy the entertainment and also contribute much-needed… Read More →

74% of construction firms have trouble finding qualified workers

Construction Employment - Welder
by in Business News | Construction

Nearly three-fourths of construction firms across the country report they are having trouble finding qualified craft workers to fill key spots amid concerns that labor shortages will only get worse, according to the results of an industry-wide survey released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials called for immigration and education reform… Read More →

Arizona Could Hit Full Economic Recovery in 3 Years


We’re finally on the path to full economic recovery, and Arizona may get there in about three years. That’s the main message from experts who spoke today at the 49th Annual Economic Forecast Luncheon co-sponsored by Arizona State University’s W. P. Carey School of Business and JPMorgan Chase. About 1,000 people attended the event at… Read More →

Clinical Research Advantage VP earns Silver Stevie

by in Business News | Healthcare | Tech

Kim Kundert, RN, BSN, CCRC, has received the 2012 Silver Stevie Award for Female Executive of the Year in the Business Services category. Kundert was honored for her achievements as Vice President of Clinical Operations for Clinical Research Advantage, an integrated network of clinical trial sites. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the world’s… Read More →

Arizona’s Unemployment Rate Drops in November

by in Economy

The state’s unemployment rate dropped one-tenth of a percent to 9.4 percent in November, as the economy added 12,800 jobs. The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) reports today that the private sector generated 9,300 jobs, while government added 3,500. Traditional holiday hiring boosted the November job gains. Nov. ’10 Oct. ’10 Nov. ’09 United States 9.8%… Read More →

Greater Phoenix Economic Forecast 2011: “Painfully Slow”

by in Economy | Real Estate

The economy may be better in 2011 than it was in 2010, but the road to full recovery will remain long and full of potholes. But hey, it could be worse. It could be 2009. That’s according to economist Elliott D. Pollack, CEO of Elliot D. Pollack & Company. Pollack was speaking at the Greater… Read More →

Survey: Valley Companies Plan To Hire More Employees This Quarter

Phoenix-area employment picture for the fourth quarter of 2010 appears positive
by in Economy | Featured

The Phoenix-area employment picture for the fourth quarter of 2010 appears positive, as hiring is expected to increase slightly, according to the latest Manpower Employment Outlook Survey released today. Between October and December, 15 percent of the companies interviewed plan to hire more employees. For the same period, 9 percent expect to reduce their payrolls.… Read More →

2010 BOB Awards: Business Services

2010 Best of the Best Awards

The following companies won the Gold, Silver and Bronze rankings in the Business Services category of the 2010 BOB Awards. 2010 Best Of The Best Awards: Business Services Wist Office Products Office: Supply Companies   Year Est.: 1955 Principal(s): Robert Wist, Ian Wist Wist Office Products, well known for award-winning service and exceptionally low prices,… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2009: Business Services

Wist Office Products - Best of the Best 2009 presented by Ranking Arizona
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Business Services Honoree: Office: Supply Companies Wist Office Products Wist Office Products has been providing superior service and the highest-quality products to Arizona businesses since 1955. The office supply industry has changed significantly since that time, and through the changes, Wist has emphasized keeping the focus on the customer. It strives to be a solution… Read More →