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Valley Partnership announces new class of advocates

Valley Partnership advocate
by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Valley Partnership prides itself as the premier advocacy group for responsible development in Arizona, which is largely possible due to the proactivity and engagement of its members on development issues. Each year members share knowledge and experiences with a new class of aspiring professionals within various areas of the commercial real estate industry through the Valley Partnership Advocates Program.… Read More →

Tech Council announces winners, finalists for Innovation Awards

Self-Service Technologies, Technology

The Arizona Technology Council and the Arizona Commerce Authority announced Individual Award winners, Company Award finalists and Student and Teacher Awards for the 2016 Governor’s Celebration of Innovation Awards (GCOI) presented by Avnet. The awards honor the visionaries of Arizona’s technology ecosystem whose passion and dedication energize Arizona’s rapidly growing technology community. “We were pleased to… Read More →

Scottsdale Active 20-30 Club raises more than $425K for nonprofits

Brokers for Kids

Children’s charity supporter, Scottsdale Active 20-30 Club raised more than $425,000 through its fundraising and events last year. The money raised was divided between many local charities, including Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona, Care Fund, Playworks, Sharing Down Syndrome Arizona and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale. “It’s exciting to be part of an organization… Read More →

Service provider picked for $12M affordable housing development

affordable housing
by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family

Rainbow Housing Assistance Corporation, a nonprofit organization that provides housing programs for residents of rental housing communities, has been selected by developer Gorman & Company, Inc. as the service provider for West End Station, a new $12 million, 70-unit affordable housing development in Tucson. West End Station, which will be located at the west end of the… Read More →

Watch Mayor Stanton shoot hoops tonight at tech fundraiser

123RF.com, Dave Broberg

DoubleDutch, the City of Phoenix and Downtown Phoenix, Inc. have teamed up to host the first-ever Valley Oop! three-on-three startup basketball tournament. Valley Oop! will bring together 24 teams – including one led by Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton – from 1:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, August 19 at Talking Stick Resort Arena. Stanton and DoubleDutch CEO… Read More →

Sundt Foundation awards $58k in grants to 21 nonprofits

Clear Title

Sundt Construction, Inc.‘s Phoenix employees have selected 21 local nonprofit organizations to receive Sundt Foundation grants totaling $58,500 for this quarter. The Sundt Foundation was established by Sundt in 1999 to give its employee-owners a means of giving back to their communities. It provides financial support to nonprofit organizations dedicated to improving the lives of disadvantaged… Read More →

Q&A: Closing the commercial real estate gender gap

commercial real estate gender gap
by in AZRE Magazine

Though the income differences between men and women in commercial real estate are shrinking, a significant income gap still exists along with a gender gap when it comes to opportunities and advancement. So what can women in the commercial real estate industry do to narrow that gap and create more opportunities? AZRE talks business, leadership… Read More →

Nonprofit launches teen leadership organization

Teen leadership

U & Improved, a Scottsdale-based leadership development and training company, launched a nonprofit organization, U & Improved Leadership Foundation, Inc., after receiving overwhelming support from the U & Improved community. The nonprofit, associated with the weekend-long U the Teen Leader class, is designed to make the program more accessible to more teens. The U & Improved Leadership Foundation will… Read More →

Popular Indian School retail center gets revitalization

retail space avaialble sign in a window of a building
by in AZRE Magazine | Retail

With a proud history of revitalizing retail centers, De Rito Partners Development, Inc. is excited to announce the ongoing redevelopment and re-tenant efforts at Arcadia Fiesta, located at the southwest corner of 32nd Street and Indian School Road in Phoenix. “The new center will bring a fresh and newly upgraded shopping experience to this neighborhood.… Read More →

BBB Torch Awards for Ethics winners are honored

ethics

Better Business Bureau serving Central, Northern and Western Arizona (BBB) revealed the 2016 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics winners during its 15th annual dinner sponsored by Wells Fargo. BBB also presented its Luminary Award to a family and brand well known in the business community. The BBB Torch Awards for Ethics recognize firms whose business… Read More →

BBB announces finalists for 2016 Ethics awards

ethics

Better Business Bureau serving Central, Northern and Western Arizona (BBB) announced the 15 Arizona companies selected as finalists for the 2016 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics sponsored by Wells Fargo. Five of the 15 companies will be named winners in their category during the awards dinner and ceremony on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at the… Read More →

Friendly House names Martin Quintana president and CEO

mesa - new ceo and president

Friendly House Inc., a non-profit community development organization, announced the appointment of Martin Quintana as the new president and CEO. The organization, which began serving the community in 1920, was originally established to serve the immigrant population from various cultures with English language classes, citizenship classes and immigration services. The multi-service organization has wide-ranging programs… Read More →

Sundt Construction names district operations manager

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by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Sundt Construction, Inc. named a former senior project manager as its new operations manager for Sundt’s Southwest District. As operations manager, Jim Pullen will oversee and monitor existing division processes and effectiveness, create strategies to improve productivity and efficiency, and manage quality assurance. Pullen has been with the company for two years. When he was… Read More →

Robyn Nordin Stowell joins Sherman & Howard

ABI Multifamily

The law firm of Sherman & Howard L.L.C. announced that Robyn Stowell has joined the firm as a member. Ms. Stowell practices in the firm’s Scottsdale office. “We are pleased to welcome Robyn to the Sherman & Howard team,” said Gregory Falls, managing partner of the firm’s Phoenix and Scottsdale offices. “Her golf, private club… Read More →