10 offices we’d love to work in

Habitat for Humanity
by in AZRE Magazine | Featured

How many offices can boast a 15-foot spinning Jumbotron, an entire room devoted to playing golf, a bat pole for riding between floors, a hidden kitchen for creative break times? We can think of at least one! From football fields to double-decker buses, these are the offices we’d love to work in — for at… Read More →

Bridal expo, punk rock + things to do this weekend

Stop daydreaming about the perfect wedding and do something about it at the Bridal Expo! Photo:, Copyright: iofoto

Here are some of our top things to try this weekend. Though we’re sad to say we can’t help you choose between the Jason Mraz and Ed Sheeran concerts on Saturday.   8/29: Tim Meadows Tim Meadows was one of the longest running cast members on Saturday Night Live with 10 seasons under his belt… Read More →

Six new tenants coming to Westgate Entertainment District

Future location of As You Wish at Westgate Entertainment District.

Six new businesses will call Westgate Entertainment District home when they open at the booming Glendale center over the next several weeks including As You Wish, Fresh Healthy Café, OPA Life Greek Café, Crave Gourmet Waffle Sandwiches, Proliant and American Basketball Association. These new additions to Westgate’s tenant mix brings the total number of new… Read More →

CBRE Secures $33.8M Loan for Encantada Apartments in Tucson

Encantada, CBRE

CBRE’s Capital Markets Debt & Equity Finance Group announced today the successful refinancing of the Encantada at Riverside Crossing, a Class-A apartment community in Tucson. The $33.8M loan was funded through international insurance company AIG, Inc. The financing of Encantada at Riverside Crossing was originated by Jim Sellers, Senior Vice President, Tim Prouty, First Vice… Read More →

What Are “Green” Jobs?

green jobs 2011
by in Blogs | Green | Workforce

The term “green collar” is springing up in corporate America every day. It is now considered to be an effective way to produce and reproduce products and services while trying to reserve the earth’s precious resources. In order to say you have a “green job,” the business must be considered environmentally conscious. Cleaning up the… Read More →’s Aaron Matos Talks About His First Job

Aaron Matos is the founder and CEO of - AZ Business Magazine Jan/Feb 2011

Aaron Matos Title: Founder/CEO Company: Describe your very first job and what lessons you learned from it. I was a bike mechanic at Swiss American Bicycles. I learned how to work for a boss who was demanding about service quality, timeliness and doing things right. When I was 14, I thought he was overbearing… Read More →

Good Job Hunting

Job Hunting with - AZ Business Magazine February 2008
by in AZ Business Magazine | Careers

For, it’s the people, not the technology, that makes the difference.   At, The Wall says it all. Scrawled on walls that wrap around a busy office and down a hallway are comments from countless clients, partners, association groups and government friends expressing their appreciation for a job well done. Aaron Matos, the… Read More →