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Arizona artists have higher income than in other states

Arizona Artists

Fine artists in Arizona on average make more money annually than artists in any other state, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Arizona sculptors, painters and illustrators made an annual average salary of $95,600 in 2014, making the state the highest paying for that occupation, followed by New York at $75,940. The annual… Read More →

Commercial Real Estate Veteran Larry Pobuda Joins Transwestern’s Phoenix Team

Larry Pobuda
by in Business News | Newsmakers

Transwestern announced that commercial real estate veteran Larry Pobuda has joined its Phoenix office, increasing its role in the leasing and sales of office buildings and providing in-depth expertise in development and investment. As senior vice president, Pobuda serves institutional, corporate and private owners, as well as corporate users. “It is exciting to make strategic… Read More →

The Tourist Trade

Tourist Group 2008

By Don Weiner Arizona’s tourism industry expects to take more than a few hits from an uncertain economy. “Whenever we see a downturn in the economy like this, especially when the staples of life are so much more expensive — food, gas, that sort of thing — it does have some downward pressure on leisure… Read More →