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Andaz Scottsdale will open in November

Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Stay

Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa announced plans to open this Fall, November 1., marking the Andaz brand’s first hotel in Scottsdale. Located on 23 acres in Paradise Valley, less than two miles north of Old Town Scottsdale, Scottsdale Fashion Square shopping and renowned Scottsdale dining and entertainment, the resort will feature a unique combination of majestic… Read More →

FireSky Resort offers $89 rates for final days of summer

FireSky Resort & Spa
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Stay

Now through Labor Day, FireSky Resort & Spa is offering its lowest rates of the year for guests to soak up the final days of summer in Scottsdale. An oasis in the heart of bustling Old Town Scottsdale, FireSky Resort & Spa delivers a tranquil boutique resort experience with vibrant tropical landscaping, a Mediterranean lagoon… Read More →

Fingerpaint taps Candi Luciano to lead creative team

Luciano

Fingerpaint, a full-service marketing agency with offices in Arizona, Pennsylvania and New York, has named Candi Luciano to build, expand and lead its Scottsdale-based creative team. Luciano brings nearly two decades of marketing experience to Fingerpaint, where she will nurture and provide strategic leadership for the agency’s creative team in its Scottsdale office. She brings… Read More →

Scottsdale-based spa810 will open new Valley locations

Dallas-Lobby

Scottsdale-based spa810 announced the opening of two new franchise locations in the Valley. On Thursday, September 1, Peoria will receive the very first spa810 location on the corner of Bell and 75th Avenues at 7541 W. Bell Road. On Thursday, September 15, Scottsdale will get its second spa810 location on Scottsdale Rd. and Shea Blvd. at… Read More →

Tech firm Zenreach signs lease for office in Phoenix

Biltmore Center
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Zenreach, a San Francisco-based technology company, will open its first major office outside of its headquarters at Biltmore Center, 2390 E. Camelback Rd.  The company plans to employ approximately 350 people at the Camelback Corridor office.  “This makes a major win for Phoenix and the Biltmore Center property,” says Ryan Timpani, Vice President with Colliers… Read More →

Carlson Creek Vineyard begins educational wine series

ONEHOPE Wine

Beginning Friday, August 5, 2016, Carlson Creek Vineyard will be kicking off a series of educational wine events at their Scottsdale tasting room (4142 N. Marshall Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85251). Taking place every other Friday at 6 p.m., the series begins with a Wine 101 class for those new to drinking wine or simply wanting… Read More →

Despite inexperience, young student rises to top at Phoenix Fashion Week model search

Phoenix Fashion Week

When we go through our email we sort through messages from work, friends, family, and of course junk mail. But every now and then, we get a message that might change everything. Chloe Bauer, 14, began her modeling career after her mother, Vickie, received an email about Phoenix Fashion Week’s model search that took place… Read More →

Scottsdale shopping center gets facelift

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

Construction is starting up on a major renovation project for the shopping center known as Via Linda Crossroads in Scottsdale. The space located at 9015 E. Via Linda on the southeast corner of 90th Street and Via Linda was previously occupied by Ace Hardware. That space will be divided into two or three smaller suites and a… Read More →

A feline first: Entrepreneur hopes to launch cat café

Melissa Pruitt: Future owner of LaGattara Cat Café.

Seventeen years ago, an entrepreneur in Taipei, Taiwan opened the world’s very first café with cats as the guests’ accompaniment. With this attraction being as bizarre as it sounds, word got out and the cafés began to blossom worldwide. These “cat cafés” have become such a trend that they have gained publicity on shows like… Read More →

Hotel Valley Ho offers in-room yoga program

Hotel Valley Ho

The iconic Hotel Valley Ho in Downtown Scottsdale now offers a special in-room yoga program, in addition to the movement studio classes at VH Spa for Vitality + Health. The new STAY.ZEN package includes a variety of yoga classes that can be followed on the in-room TV. Also included is a yoga mat you can take home with you, two water… Read More →

Rick Murray leaving ASBA for Scottsdale tech firm

Rick Murray, chief executive officer of the Arizona Small Business Association.

Rick Murray, the Chief Executive Office of the Arizona Small Business Association (ASBA) since 2012, has announced he will be leaving to take a senior level positon with Bolste, a Scottsdale-based technology company. “I have had the great honor to work with thousands of small businesses in Arizona and, hopefully, helped advance the economic development… Read More →

North Scottsdale office portfolio sells for $122M

Scottsdale
by in AZRE Magazine | Office

A North Scottsdale Class-A office portfolio was sold by its developers for $122 million to a Phoenix-based property company. Wentworth Property Company purchased the 640,000 square-foot portfolio from Desert Troon Companies with plans to renovated the offices, and add two parking garages to the area, according to Cushman & Wakefield. The 640,000 square-foot office portfolio is… Read More →

Cactus League names Jeff Meyer new president

baseball

Scottsdale businessman Jeff Meyer, long active in sports and tourism circles, has been elected President of the Cactus League Baseball Association. Meyer’s two-year volunteer term ends June 30, 2018. He has served on the Cactus League’s board for 17 years as a representative of the Scottsdale Charros. “I am honored and grateful for the opportunity… Read More →

Imagine Backyard Living celebrates 60 years of Jacuzzi

Photo: expressiovisual / 123RF Stock Photo

With a fascinating history of innovation, the Jacuzzi Brand is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. Since creating the revolutionary portable jetted pump in 1956, Jacuzzi is the world’s most widely recognized hydrotherapy brand. Throughout 2016, Jacuzzi dealers, such as Imagine Backyard Living in Scottsdale, will commemorate the brand’s six decades of innovation and industry leadership with… Read More →