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Healthy snacks for the big game this weekend

Cauliflower Buffalo Wings

Thousands of football fans will descend upon Phoenix this week for the Super Bowl, but what about locals who plan to skip the fury and watch the game from home?  When it comes to the big game, the battle for best snacks gets as much hype as the competition on the field.  Whole Foods Market… Read More →

Investor buys Scottsdale office building for $5.18M

6910 E. Chauncey, Lee Associates, WEB

A 30,120 SF office building at 6910 E. Chauncey Ln., in the North Scottsdale Corporate Center in Scottsdale sold for $5,180,640 or $172.00 per SF. The transaction closed on Nov. 19.   Lee & Associates principals Colton Trauter and Bill Blake representedthe seller, CM & PM Acquisitions, LLC of Phoenix. The buyer, Garland’s Oak Creek Lodge,… Read More →

Study: Humble CEOs Good for Business

first solar - new ceo

Forget the stereotypes of arrogant, macho leaders who don’t care about anyone else’s opinion. A new study from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows humble CEOs significantly benefit a company and its management — likely more than the blowhards who think it’s their way or the highway. “Humble CEOs… Read More →

Saletta offers Seminar on new Science of Sales


Not many leaders are as charismatic, clever, or capable of giving sound sales advice to the public as Michael Saletta. In fact, Saletta is one of the most diverse speakers, trainers, and consultants in the world, having shared his knowledge and experience with companies as renowned as La-Z-boy, Revlon, Whole Foods and even the U.S.… Read More →

Lee & Associates Sells Tucson Shopping Center for $24.8M

River Center_Whole Foods, Lee and Associates
by in Brokerage | Business News

River Center, a 117,563 SF Whole Foods- and Petco- anchored shopping center at 555 E. River Rd. in Tucson, has sold for $24,775,000. The sale posted a cap rate of 5.5%. The January 9 closing was lead by Lee & Associates Arizona principals Patrick Dempsey and Jan Fincham. The buyer was Global Retail Investors, LLC,… Read More →

PERK eatery to sell sauce at new locations

by in Lifestyle

Any one looking for a gourmet, all natural topping that is made without preservatives? Well look no more, PERK eatery is well known for making just that. Their signature Cilantro Jalapeño Sauce is one of the reasons that PERK has amassed such a following of locally devoted fans who, who, flock by the dozens to… Read More →

Language issues become workplace legal issues

by in Featured | Legal | Workforce

Two Whole Foods grocery store employees in Albuquerque were recently suspended after getting in a dispute with their manager over speaking Spanish in the workplace. That incident raises an employment law question that leaves many Arizona employers scratching their heads: Can employers require their employees to only speak English in the workplace? The answer to… Read More →

Just B – B Just Now In Whole Foods In Phoenix

Just B

A social enterprise company, Just B – B Just, is a program of the Lodestar Day Resource Center located on the Human Services Campus in Phoenix. The innovative non-profit organization is known to be a national model for ending homelessness and as of Monday, July 2, 2012 the social enterprise company has moved into a… Read More →

Regional And Scottsdale Wineries 101: Learn All About Your Favorites

Scottsdale, Regional Wineries
by in Blogs

We all know that Scottsdale is full of fabulous eats, but there is also much to be said for the growing portfolio of fine wines popping up at your friendly, neighborhood resorts, bistros, bars and even breweries. Why not take some time to learn more about some of the up-and-comers to the area? Below, we… Read More →

Vestar Development, Rockwood Capital Acquire LV Retail Center for $79M

Vestar Development Investment
by in Investment

Phoenix-based Vestar Development, in a joint venture with New York-based Rockwood Capital, is acquiring The District at Green Valley Ranch, a 384,107 SF landmark retail property located outside of Las Vegas, for $79M, the firms announced. The all-cash deal, the city’s second largest commercial real estate investment transaction in three years, closed Friday, October 21.… Read More →