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Skepticism and excitement in Tucson over potential hockey team

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Hockey in the desert may be continuing to grow. On Tuesday, the Arizona Coyotes announced plans to purchase their American Hockey League affiliate, the Springfield Falcons, and move the team from Massachusetts to Tucson, pending approval of the league’s board of governors. The announcement said the relocated team would play at the Tucson Convention Center,… Read More →

Hilton Tucson El Conquistador getting revival

Lobby Patio Renovation Rendering at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador

Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort, the iconic Tucson resort nestled at the base of the Santa Catalina Mountains, embarked on a multimillion dollar renovation that will encompass all areas of the property. Uniquely Southwest experiences are at the heart of the renovations which began this fall to bring new indoor/outdoor amenities, refreshed… Read More →

NAI Horizon team sells Galeria Del Rio

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by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Justin Lanne and Mike Chapman of the NAI Horizon Tucson Multi Family Brokerage Team have sold the Galeria Del Rio, a 101 Unit apartment community located at 5132 Prairie Clover Trail, Tucson, Az. The Purchaser was an entity of Rincon Partners LLC (CPG Capital LLC) based in Scottsdale, AZ. The Seller was River Commons LLC… Read More →

PICOR announces Tucson leases

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by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Industrial | Retail

PICOR, a Cushman & Wakefield member, announced a string of recent leases that have closed in the Tucson area, including industrial and retail leases. R & G Food Services, Inc. leased 7,383 square feet in the Coach Drive Industrial Building at 4560 S. Coach Dr., Suite 100, in Tucson from Coach Holdings, LLC.  Rob Glaser, SIOR,… Read More →

Tucson Museum of Art names new CEO

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The Tucson Museum of Art (TMA) Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeremy M. Mikolajczak as CEO after an extensive national search. Mikolajczak will lead the 91-year-old Museum, which comprises four acres of modern and historic exhibition spaces. The Museum boasts a permanent collection containing more than 9,000 objects, and focuses… Read More →

Radisson Suites Tucson will be revamped in 2016

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by in Experience AZ Magazine | Stay

HSL Properties recently purchased the Radisson Suites located at 6555 E. Speedway Blvd in Tucson. The five-story hotel is scheduled to undergo extensive renovations this year, including a rejuvenation of all 299 spacious guest suites as well as most public and common areas. Each suite offers a separate living and bedroom area, private balconies, dual-vanity… Read More →

PICOR announces Tucson sales, leases

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by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Tucson-based commercial real estate firm, PICOR announced a string of sales and leases in Tucson on Thursday. DNJ Holdings LLC purchased a 74,300 square foot industrial building for $1,557,750 on 8.25 acres at 4001 E. Irvington Rd. in Tucson from SCB Properties LLC. PICOR represented the seller and Tom Hunt and Bob Davis with Tango… Read More →

Alliance Bank donates $100K in scholarships

Arizona State Credit Union Awards Scholarships

Alliance Bank of Arizona announced today a $100,000 scholarship donation to College Success Arizona, which will benefit  students in Phoenix-metro, Tucson and Northern Arizona enrolling in a Community College. Along with the scholarships that will be distributed by College Success Arizona to 20 students over a two-year period beginning in spring 2016, Alliance Bank is… Read More →

Salvation Army celebrates 150th anniversary

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by in AZ Business Magazine | Nonprofit

A crowd of more than 900 packed the Arizona Biltmore’s Frank Lloyd Wright Ballroom to celebrate the Salvation Army‘s 150th anniversary. William Booth’s mission was to help feed the hungry and homeless and lift up the thieves, prostitutes and drunkards who needed salvation in the abject poverty of London in 1865. As he helped people… Read More →

New independent financial advisory firm opens in Arizona

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After serving the community for more than five years as a partner with Strategy Financial Group, Andrew Rafal announced the opening of his new, independent, investment advisory firm, Bayntree Wealth Advisors. With a new tag line “You Dream. We Plan.” Rafal will continue serving his clients throughout Arizona and the United States by working to help them… Read More →

Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch Resort unveils new rooms

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch Resort, a beloved Tucson landmark frequented by visitors and locals, has more than doubled its room count ahead of the prime visitor season. This luxury boutique resort, also known for its award-winning restaurant The Grill, will complete construction of 32 additional guestrooms by the end of the month. The rooms… Read More →

Women own more than half of Hispanic-owned businesses

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The Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will release its fifth annual edition of the DATOS Tucson report at a morning conference Oct. 6. The report provides an overview of the state of the Hispanic market in Southern Arizona, as well as statewide and nationally. The conference takes place 9:30 to 11:00 p.m. at Tucson Hilton… Read More →

SynCardia Systems files Form S-1 for IPO

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SynCardia Systems, a developer and manufacturer of temporary implantable artificial hearts, filed on Monday with the SEC to raise up to $40 million in an initial public offering. Based in Tucson, Arizona, SynCardia Systems, Inc. is the manufacturer of the world’s first and only FDA, Health Canada and CE approved Total Artificial Heart for use… Read More →

Cassandra Lopez joins Westward Look sales team

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Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort & Spa announced a key staff addition to its dedicated sales team. Cassandra Lopez brings more than a decade of hospitality, sales and customer service experience to her new position as National Account Executive with the award-winning Tucson resort. “Lopez places high value on business relationships in both maintenance and… Read More →