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Scottsdale launches innovative economic development tool

Scottsdale ArtWalk

The City of Scottsdale’s Economic Development Department has launched new features in ScottsdaleSites.com. The ground-breaking mapping tool now allows users access to powerful business information for research and market analysis. Data such as real estate, demographics and industry breakdowns for sites within the city of Scottsdale are available free and instantly. There is also a… Read More →

Scottsdale approves retail portion of $2 billion Ritz-Carlton project

$2B Ritz-Carlton Project
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Retail

The Scottsdale and Paradise Valley area will be getting a little more luxurious, as the City of Scottsdale unanimously approved the luxury retail and dining location that will be the sister community of the $2 billion Ritz-Carlton master-planned community. The retail center, The Palmeraie, is a 160,000-square-foot high-end, mixed-use space on 18 acres at Scottsdale and… Read More →

City of Scottsdale will debut Western Week in February

by in Experience AZ Magazine

The City of Scottsdale brings together the best of Old West traditions and new West style by introducing a host of Western-themed events in and around the City in the days preceding the 64th Annual Scottsdale Parada del Sol Parade and Trail’s End Festival on February 11. February 4 through 11 has been officially proclaimed Western Week… Read More →

Online video pioneer Brightcove relocating to SkySong

SkySong

SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center, will welcome a prominent new tenant to its newest office building. Brightcove, a pioneering force in the world of online video, signed a lease to occupy 13,000 square feet of the first floor of SkySong 4. The company, relocating from Tempe, has nearly 5,000 customers in 70 countries is a leading provider of cloud services for video. The company offers a… Read More →

Cigna recognizes 3 for commitment to employee health and wellness

Cigna selected City of Scottsdale, SmartPractice and Tucson Airport Authority as winners of the third annual Cigna Well-Being Award for demonstrating a strong commitment to improving the health and wellness of its employees through workplace wellness programs. “We are pleased to recognize the City of Scottsdale, SmartPractice and Tucson Airport Authority for the Cigna Well-Being Award. These three employers are… Read More →

BUSS event to feature Scottsdale Mayor, CTE programs at SkySong

SkySong

Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane will make the opening remarks for the Business United for Scottsdale Schools’ (BUSS) next Business & Education Partnership Breakfast. The event is August 30 at SkySong, the ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center. It begins at 7:30 a.m. at Building 3, Synergy I and II. “We want to display the positive things that our… Read More →

Report: Barrett-Jackson auction had $167.8M economic impact in 2016

Barrett-Jackson

A recent economic and fiscal impact report, paid for by the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company and the City of Scottsdale, shows that the annual car auction had a total economic impact of $167,800,000 in 2016. Local economists at Elliott D. Pollack & Company conducted the analysis, which reveals both economic and fiscal impacts. The economic impacts analyzed the direct and… Read More →

AAED elects 6 members to its board of directors

AAED

The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) has elected six new members to its board of directors. The new board members representing metro Phoenix are:  Mitchel Allen, vice president, business development, Greater Phoenix Economic Council;  Deirdre Gilmore, owner and president of TankGirl Marketing; Rob Millar, economic development manager for the City of Scottsdale; and Lori… Read More →

Eldorado on 1st breaks ground in Scottsdale

Eldorado

Toronto-based North American Development Group (NADG) and sales and marketing partners AZarchitecture/Jarson & Jarson Real Estate, together with City of Scottsdale officials, celebrated Wednesday the groundbreaking of Eldorado on 1st, a new mixed-use residential development concept designed by renowned Phoenix architect Will Bruder. Eldorado on 1st is a collection of seven refined city homes located… Read More →

Scottsdale expands efforts to support startups

The City of Scottsdale is expanding efforts in support of its small business and start-up community after being named one of the Top 10 locations to launch a startup.  Scottsdale economic development is working closely to assist local businesses and entrepreneurs grow and develop both locally and globally through a series of workshops, seminars and… Read More →

Danielle Casey – Most Influential Women In Commercial Real Estate

The 12 women who made AZRE’s Most Influential Women in Commercial Real Estate list are an extraordinary bunch. While that seems implied in the recognition, it’s something that goes beyond their professional achievements. Many of these women have held minimum wage jobs, slowly working through the ranks to a C-suite. A few have known the… Read More →

Scottsdale prepares for the Super Bowl effect

Although the City of Scottsdale is not the host of the 2015 Super Bowl, there are many events that will attract visitors during their stay for the major sporting event. “Scottsdale’s entertainment district is without a doubt a pull for Super Bowl visitors who are looking to celebrate at bars and clubs,” said Megan Doyle,… Read More →

Mission Wins Scottsdale Environmental Award

At a presentation by City of Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane, the Old Adobe Mission, the first Catholic parish of Our Lady of Perpetual Help and the oldest standing church in Scottsdale, was recognized with a 2014 Scottsdale Environmental Design Award. The Scottsdale Environmental Design Awards program was initially formed in recognition of the Late Councilman… Read More →

TGen fundraising event moves to Scottsdale

The 9th annual stepNout Run, Walk Dash, a major fundraising event for pancreatic cancer research at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), is moving to the Scottsdale Sports Complex. More than 1,000 participants have attended stepNout in each of the past few years, and even more are expected to attend this year’s morning-long event on… Read More →