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Rise of the marketing online quiz

Internet Marketing Words, Off Madison Ave

Which Disney princess are you? What city should you actually live in? Which Ryan Gosling character is your soulmate? What flavor of ramen noodles are you? Viral online quizzes like these are becoming ubiquitous on our newsfeeds and timelines. Although they may seem like nothing more than amusing distractions, research has shown that online quizzes… Read More →

ORION closes medical office for $3.2M

medical office
by in AZRE Magazine | Medical

ORION Investment Real Estate is proud to announce the sale of the Parkwood Professional Plaza for $3,200,000 ($43.53/SF). This 73,514 square-foot, four-story, medical office building is situated at the intersection of 19th Avenue and Missouri Avenue, next to the new park-and-ride lot for the Valley Metro Light Rail system. The property was 40 percent occupied… Read More →

VisionGate gets investment from Trinnovate Ventures

VisionGate

Trinnovate Ventures today announced it will partner with Phoenix-based VisionGate to help accelerate clinical trial programs for both LuCED, a non-invasive diagnostic test targeting early stage lung cancer that responds best to therapy, and Iloprost, a chemoprevention drug for patients who have a pre-cancerous condition of the lungs called dysplasia.  Trinnovate Ventures, a subsidiary of… Read More →

FirstBank promotes Phoenix, West Valley officers

FirstBank

FirstBank Holding Company, a holding company with 17 banking locations throughout the state, announced the promotions of two of its Arizona officers. R.J. Gildea, who’s been with FirstBank since 2007, was promoted to senior vice president of the West Valley market. Jeffrey Miller, who’s been with the company since 2010 and is located in FirstBank’s Scottsdale location, was promoted to vice president of the Phoenix market. “We believe in rewarding our… Read More →

Interactive art experience coming to Phoenix

Civic Space Park - AZ Business Magazine Sept/Oct 2010

A team of artists from local media and production company Union Digital will create a one-of-a-kind interactive art experience in downtown Phoenix on April 1 and 2. The installation – called “The Intersection” – will combine art and innovation using advanced digital projection technologies. The artists will transform the large picture windows on the historic… Read More →

Lee & Associates broker $1.65M warehouse sale

ORION
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Industrial

A 14,728 square-foot warehouse building at 4200 E. Broadway Rd., Phoenix, sold for $1,651,000 or $112.10 per square-foot, according to Lee & Associates. Lee & Associates Arizona brought both sides of the deal to the table. Matt Hobaica, principal, represented the buyer, KJB Supply Co., while Jeff Conrad and Andy Ogan, principals, represented the seller, John… Read More →

IO closes $505M in financing for new Phoenix data center

iodatacenter

IO, a leading global provider of Data Center Services, today announced it has raised $445 million in debt capital from Deutsche Bank and $60 million in additional growth capital from an affiliate of Macquarie Capital. The proceeds from the Deutsche Bank loan allowed IO to refinance its existing U.S. indebtedness. In addition, IO has exercised… Read More →

New York firm purchases Phoenix Corporate Center

Corporate Center
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Office

Cohen Equities, a New York City-based real estate investment and management firm, purchased the Corporate Center located at 10400 N. 25th Ave. in Phoenix. The acquisition marks the firm’s second deal within the submarket since November 2015. Cohen Equities secured Corporate Center from CWSP-I-J, LLC, a company formed by Crown West Realty of Phoenix ­and owner… Read More →

Second Shake Shack location coming to Phoenix

Shake Shack

The second Arizona Shake Shack is set to open on Wednesday, March 9th at 11 a.m. in Phoenix’s iconic Uptown Plaza at the corner of Camelback Road and Central Avenue. The Plaza is a redevelopment of a shopping center from the 1950s, on one of Phoenix’s more popular corners. Shake Shack started in New York, and serves 100 percent… Read More →

Bell Mortgage expands office in Phoenix

Enterprise Bank

Bell Mortgage is moving and expanding its mortgage offices to a larger office space on the second floor of its current location at  4435 E. Chandler Blvd. Suite 201 in Phoenix. “Moving into this space in our current building gives our expanding mortgage operations more room,” said Tony Weick, president of Bell Mortgage.  “We’re pleased to accommodate… Read More →

UA’s Phoenix biomedical building hits milestone

Phoenix biomedical
by in AZRE Magazine | Medical

A construction milestone was celebrated Thursday, at the new Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building, as the final beam was placed atop the 10-story building in downtown Phoenix. Located on the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix campus at 475 N. Fifth St., the 245,000 square-foot research building will be a hub for healthcare and… Read More →

Stanton calls for leaders to close tech-gender gap

123rf.com: Buchachon Petthanya

To celebrate and expand the social, economic and political achievements of women, Mayor Greg Stanton proclaimed Tuesday, March 8, International Women’s Day in Phoenix. Stanton’s proclamation is a springboard for discussion and action among local leaders who want to help close the gender gap – especially in science, technology, engineering and math fields. International Women’s… Read More →

Ford provides sneak peek of driverless vehicle

Automated Fusion Hybrid Research Vehicle

Ford Motor Co. showcased its version of an autonomous vehicle at an event at Phoenix co-working space CO+HOOTS on Wednesday. The company is testing a self-driving Fusion sedan at a facility in Wittmann, where the automaker also performs stress testing on its products. Ford is not alone. Driverless cars are the latest trend in the… Read More →

Deco Communities campaign helps Valley students

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Education is the key that will open doors to a bright future.  That’s why Deco Communities is putting keys in the hands of the community to help open doors for vocational students in Phoenix and across the Valley this spring by launching Deco Keys to the Future, a one-for-one giving initiative that will debut at… Read More →