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Valley Partnership examines airports as economic engines

Sky Harbor
by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Valley Partnership’s monthly breakfast for June will cover a panel who will feature presentations from economic development officials on three of the Valley’s municipal airports. Experts will share their strategic plans and outline upcoming opportunities for the real estate and development communities. The panel will feature Shea Joachim, business development director at the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway… Read More →

Valley Partnership will focus on education

Arizona School Choice Trust

Valley Partnership has announced the topic for the May 20 breakfast. This month’s program will discuss how education is one of the key drivers of job and wage growth in Arizona and what is next after Prop. 123, whether it passes or not. The panel will feature Jay Heiler, Board President, Arizona Charter School Association,… Read More →

Valley Partnership takes a look at hospitality industry

Mountain Shadows

Valley Partnership‘s annual monthly breakfast on April 29th will cover two major hospitality projects under construction in Paradise Valley – a new Ritz-Carlton and redevelopment of the iconic Mountain Shadows resort. The panel will feature Christopher Klecka, CFO of Five Star Development (Ritz-Carlton); Scott Lyon, founder and managing partner of Westroc Hospitality (Mountain Shadows); and Jeff… Read More →

Valley Partnership event focuses on creating vibrant downtowns

Coldwell Banker Commercial Advisors
by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Valley Partnership’s March 18th breakfast topic will hot a discussion featuring city leaders on the evolution of downtown Phoenix. City leaders will share insights into how both public and private leaders are addressing the challenges that are unique to downtown. The panel will feature a discussion between City of Phoenix Vice Mayor Kate Gallego, David Krumwiede, executive vice… Read More →

Valley Partnership accepting grant proposals

Valley Partnership

Valley Partnership is accepting grant proposals from local nonprofits looking to have their facilities renovated. The 2016 Valley Partnership Community Project will be accepting grants through March 18. “We’re very excited about the Valley Partnership Community project for 2016,” said Aaron Parenica, 2016 co-chair for the Community Project. “We’re looking for applicants who provide a critical service… Read More →

Valley Partnership hires new vice president

Valley Partnership
by in AZRE Magazine

Valley Partnership named Carrie Martin as its new Vice President of Membership and Events. Martin joins Valley Partnership from the Arizona District Council of Urban Land Institute, where she served as Manager and then Programs Coordinator the past four years. Martin previously worked at DMB Realty and SunCor Development Company. “I am very excited to… Read More →

Valley Partnership to talk on construction labor

Construction Employment - Welder
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Valley Partnership’s topic for its upcoming monthly breakfast on Friday, Feb. 26 will be on the availability of construction labor in Metro Phoenix. The panel will feature Jerry Barnier, Founder, Suntec Concrete; Jeff Eschliman, vice president of Operations of Maracay Homes; Fred Ingersoll, director of apprenticeship & training at Arizona Builders Alliance; and Brad Nelson, project superintendent… Read More →

Valley Partnership will do CRE preview

by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Valley Partnership’s first monthly breakfast of 2016 on Friday, Jan. 29., will be on a commercial real estate preview for the coming year. The panel will feature Alan Maguire, president and principal economist, The Maguire Company; Sheryl Palmer, president and CEO, Taylor Morrison; and Neil Giuliano, President and CEO, Greater Phoenix Leadership. Moderating the panel… Read More →

Valley Partnership leaders named to state water group

Cheryl Lombard

Gov. Doug Ducey appointed the CEO and a board member of Valley Partnership, Monday, to the newly-formed Water Augmentation Council. Cheryl Lombard, CEO and president, and Arizona State Land Commissioner and Valley Partnership Board Members Lisa Atkins were appointed to the council, which will investigate long-term water augmentation strategies and more. “Water issues are a… Read More →

Valley Partnership announces 2016 board leadership

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Valley Partnership named Molly Ryan Carson, Vice President of Ryan Companies US, Inc. as its 2016 Chairperson. The commercial real estate industry group also named new board members and committee chairs. “I am honored to be the incoming Valley Partnership Chair and help continue our mission to advocate for responsible development,” Ryan Carson said. “We… Read More →

Valley Partnership features a morning with Grant Woods

by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Valley Partnership continues an annual tradition with its end-of- the-year reflection by the always entertaining and provocative Grant Woods. The former Arizona attorney general, prominent attorney and community leader will provide a morning of thought- provoking discussion about Arizona politics, education and business. The final Friday Morning Breakfast of 2015 is scheduled for Dec. 11… Read More →

Valley Partnership Community Project attracts hundreds

by in AZRE Magazine | Events | Featured

It was only fitting that the largest number of volunteers ever showed up for what turned out to be a record-breaking 28th annual Valley Partnership Community Project. The 2015 community project Saturday at the Florence Crittenton Girls Ranch in Scottsdale drew almost 300 volunteers on a sunny fall day.  A record 90 corporate sponsors contributed… Read More →

Kristina Locke named Coe & Van Loo’s director of development

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Coe & Van Loo Consultants, Inc. (CVL) has announced that Kristina Locke has been hired as Director of Business Development. She will be responsible for leading CVL’s business development efforts, increasing brand recognition, and business expansion. Ms. Locke has more than 15 years of experience in marketing, branding, and business development achievements. She has assisted… Read More →

Valley Partnership announces October breakfast topic

by in AZRE Magazine | Events | Featured | In The Spotlight

Valley Partnership has announced the topic for its upcoming monthly breakfast on Friday, Oct. 23. This month’s program will feature a discussion on the variety of funding options for needed infrastructure, the purpose of public-private partnerships (P3), and the challenge of prioritizing projects. The panel will feature John Trujillo, Public Works Director, City of Phoenix… Read More →