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Wells Fargo unveils new regional structure for business banking

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In a move  to further strengthen its capabilities and local market presence, Wells Fargo’s  Business Banking Group (BBG), part of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC), announced today it has moved from three to seven regions, with a banking leader appointed for each. With the new geographic presence, Wells Fargo can provide its Business Banking… Read More →

How to plan an exit strategy for your small business

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If you’re like many small business owners, the last thing on your mind is the thought of transitioning out of your business. According to a recent Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index survey, 70 percent of business owners said they do not have a formal, written exit strategy or plan in place to outline what they’ll… Read More →

Tempe Chamber of Commerce adds new board members

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The Tempe Chamber of Commerce has confirmed three new members to its Board of Directors. Their terms will begin July 1. The new members of the board are: Tina Lee, OneAZ Credit Union Lee is a seasoned financial services professional and a former small business owner. She has been with OneAZ Credit Union for more… Read More →

Study: U.S. companies more optimistic for global growth

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Despite uncertainty regarding trade and the potential impact of Brexit, U.S. companies are bullish on international business and emerging market opportunities, according to the fourth annual Wells Fargo International Business Indicator. Citing a number of macroeconomic factors, including a strong U.S. dollar and U.S. economic conditions, 81 percent of U.S. companies expect their international business… Read More →

Wells Fargo expands middle market banking in Southwest

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Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC), the  No. 1 lender to U.S. middle market companies, announced today that it has established a new Southwest Division of its Middle Market Banking business. The new division will expand local, dedicated expertise for the bank’s Arizona, New Mexico, and Nevada customers. Selected to lead the new division is Neal Crapo,… Read More →

Wells Fargo donates $7.8 million to support Arizona nonprofits

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Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) donated $4,109,630 to support nonprofits in Arizona in 2016 – which amounts to $11,269 in daily giving to local nonprofit organizations, according to an announcement from the bank. Separately, Wells Fargo team members in Arizona spent 97,267 hours last year volunteering with nonprofits, schools and community organizations, and donating more than… Read More →

East Valley Partnership adds new board chair, vice-chair

The East Valley Partnership (EVP), a business advocacy group dedicated to improving business and quality of life in the East Valley region of greater Phoenix, has welcomed new board leadership since the untimely passing of Board Chair, Rick Jones this past December. During the February board of directors meeting, the board approved interim Chair, Rhonda… Read More →

25 philanthropic companies in Arizona

Giving back isn’t just the right thing to do for the communities a business serves, it also might be the best thing for its bottom line. According to the 2015 Giving in Numbers report, a study that examined the corporate philanthropic endeavors of 271 of the world’s largest companies from 2012-2014, the impact of societal… Read More →

FSL receives $105,000 in donations from Wells Fargo

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Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) announced it will donate $105,000 to the Foundation for Senior Living (FSL) with two grants in support of local neighborhood revitalization efforts. FSL is receiving $100,000 from the 2016 Wells Fargo Housing Foundation Priority Markets Program as that awarded $6 million in grants shared across 56 nonprofits. The Priority Markets Program provides grant support… Read More →

How can you tell if your 401(k) plan is underperforming?

A good 401(k) plan should be built around your goals, risk tolerances, anticipated age of retirement and expected rate of return. The problem is, many 401(k) plans are laden with high fees and underperforming investment choices, experts warn. “It is important to review your 401(k) plan at least every three months,” says Keith J. Kormos,… Read More →

Cresa dominates at Goodmans Chair Hockey Tournament

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Cresa Phoenix recently won Goodmans Chair Hockey Tournament, hosted by  Goodmans Interior Structures and produced by Rooted in Good, Inc., an Arizona 501(c)3 operated by Goodmans employees. This year’s event raised $10,000 for First Place AZ, a local non-profit working hard to ensure that housing options for people with autism and other special abilities are as bountiful as they are for anyone else.… Read More →

Valley of the Sun United Way names ‘Live United Top 20’

It just doesn’t happen without them. And it’s time they got the recognition they deserve. Valley of the Sun United Way relies heavily on the generous support of organizations in our community to help it fulfill its mission of improving the lives of children and families in need. Valley of the Sun United Way announced this year’s members of the Live… Read More →

Get stoked for the real estate Industry chair hockey tournament

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by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Grab your office chairs and hockey sticks and get ready for the reintroduction of Goodmans Chair Hockey Tournament, hosted by Goodmans Interior Structures and produced by Rooted in Good, Inc., an Arizona 501(c)3 operated by Goodmans employees. This year’s event benefits First Place AZ, a local non-profit working hard to ensure that housing options for people with autism and other special abilities… Read More →

Wells Fargo donates $500K for Phoenix revitalization efforts

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Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) dulled out a total of $500,000 in donations for seven local nonprofits that will help revitalize Maricopa County neighborhoods through the Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT program. The local grant recipients were identified in collaboration with the City of Phoenix and Mayor Greg Stanton. The Wells Fargo Foundation is providing grants to the following… Read More →