Tucson Archives

Hilton Tucson El Conquistador offers summer fun deals

This summer, Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort in Tucson, Ariz., is keeping it cool with an entertaining lineup of daily activities for all ages, the debut of a brand-new Kids Club and offering some of the lowest rates of the year starting from $129 per night.   Nearing completion of the largest… Read More →

Hexagon Mining selects Downtown Tucson for headquarters

Today, Hexagon Mining, an information technology provider of planning, operations and safety solutions for the mining industry, announced the relocation and expansion of its North American headquarters in Tucson to Downtown Tucson. Hexagon Mining selected City Park at 40 E. Congress Street in Tucson as its new North American headquarters. The company will lease 26,000 square feet on the… Read More →

1784 Capital Holdings starts construction on Tucson self-storage facility

1784 Capital Holdings
by in AZRE Magazine | Site Selection

Scottsdale-based 1784 Capital Holdings LLC acquired 2.81 acres at 121 W. Orange Grove in Tucson. The company has begun construction of a two-level, freestanding self-storage facility on the property. The 2.81 acres were acquired as two vacant lots. 1784 Capital Holdings LLC purchased the properties from Arizona-based Orange Grove/Oracle LLC and 4-D Properties, LLP. Denise… Read More →

Two hotels announced for Downtown Tucson, including a Moxy Hotel

Downtown Tucson Moxy Hotel
by in AZRE Magazine | Hospitality

Tucson hasn’t seen a new hotel in 30 years, but that is quickly changing as two more hotels are announced, totaling three hotels that are in the works. Marriott announced plans to develop a Moxy Hotel, its hip Millennial-minded hotel concept, just one block away from its AC Marriott hotel that is being built at… Read More →

Arizona tourism officials want to capitalize on unused vacation time

by in AZ Business Magazine

Visiting from Denmark, Gitee Sorensen and Gitte Ottosen came to Phoenix for an international craft and hobby trade show, but the pair extended their trip a few extra days to have a mini vacation. They made the most of their time, hitting hotspots such as Tombstone, Tucson, Apache Trail and Camelback Mountain. They said they… Read More →

70 artists nominated for 2017 Governor’s Arts Awards

by in Experience AZ Magazine

Seventy artists, arts organizations, advocates, businesses, educators and philanthropists from 19 communities across Arizona have been nominated for 2017 Governor’s Arts Awards in eight categories. Winners will be announced at the 36th annual Governor’s Arts Awards dinner and celebration, May 4 at the Phoenician Resort, 6000 E. Camelback Rd. in Scottsdale. The Governor’s Arts Awards… Read More →

ADP plans to add 250 jobs in Tucson

Looking for a job? New Jersey-based Human resources management software firm, ADP, is adding 250 jobs to its Tucson location. The company will now have 400 employees in Tucson and nearly 2,000 in Arizona with the additional 250 employees who will work at the 49,543-square-foot space at the company’s facility at 5451 E. Williams Blvd.,… Read More →

Hughes Federal Credit Union reaches $1 billion in assets

Sustainable Banks, Green Banking

Tucson-based Hughes Federal Credit Union has doubled its assets and membership since the recession seven years ago, after reaching $1 billion in assets and 106,000 members, according to an announcement. “To put our growth in perspective, the Credit Union’s assets grew 20 percent in 2016 or one-fifth our size in one year,” said John Sansbury, chairman… Read More →

Tucson retail center to add 3 stores

by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

The ground was broken Thursday for a retail project in Tucson, which will include three additional stores at Houghton Town Center near Houghton and Old Vail Roads. Ryan Companies US is the owner, developer and general contractor of the retail project and is partnered with Diamond Ventures to add the three new retail stores. The additions… Read More →

CBRE promotes Jesse Blum to senior associate

Eric Forshee
by in AZRE Magazine

CBRE promoted Jesse Blum, an advisory and transaction professional at the firm’s Tucson office, to senior associate. Blum specializes in utilizing market research and database implementation to create proprietary, market-specific knowledge. These strategies are designed to solve regional and national location needs and create local competitive advantages. “We are delighted to promote Jesse and recognize his… Read More →

Raytheon adding nearly 2,000 jobs with Arizona expansion

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) plans to expand its Southern Arizona operations by adding nearly 2,000 jobs at the Missile Systems business headquarters over a five year period. The company plans to hire workers at all skill levels with an emphasis on engineering and other higher-wage, technical positions. Job creation, facilities expansion and operational output is… Read More →

Arnold Palmer leaves lasting imprint on Arizona golf courses

LPGA Tour
by in Scottsdale Living Magazine

In the entrance of the Starfire Golf Club, legend Arnold Palmer smiles in a blue beret while sinking his winning putt in the 1961 British Open – his first of two. “It’s Palmer by a Stroke,” the “New World” headline reads, one of many documenting the victories he achieved in his 52 years striding the… Read More →

Arizona Forward honors environmental excellence

Deemed a “building of the future,” Northern Arizona University’s International Pavilion earned the coveted President’s Award (Best of Show) in Arizona Forward’s 36th Annual Environmental Excellence Awards presented by SRP. Jurists praised the facility as among the greenest building of its kind in the world. Arizona Forward celebrated the 36th anniversary of its historic program… Read More →

5 property Tucson portfolio sold to Colorado firm

Tucson
by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family

Colliers International in Greater Phoenix has negotiated the sale of a portfolio containing five apartment communities in Tucson. The properties were the first Arizona acquisition for a Colorado-based investment group. California-based Hamilton Zanze sold the portfolio to Colorado-based Monarch Investment & Management Group, LLC. Cindy Cooke and Brad Cooke of Colliers International in Greater Phoenix… Read More →