AZ BIG Podcast: Katie Dufort talks team building with Puzzle Rides
The latest episode of the AZ Big Podcast with Michael & Amy has officially dropped. Episode 63’s guest is Katie Dufort, owner of Puzzle Rides. Puzzle Rides is an adventure game where players are taken on a route they determine via golf cart and have to use teamwork, along with elements of the route, to solve a series of puzzles before time runs out.
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Katie Dufort is the owner of Puzzle Rides. The company operates in Scottsdale and Prescott, offering adventure games via golf cart. Dufort pivoted from a small golf cart shuttle service in the middle of 2020 to become Puzzle Rides, an escape room-style scavenger hunt on golf carts. Revenue septupled in 2021 over 2020, and she’s now looking to take Puzzle Rides national by 2026. Puzzle Rides offers its signature Puzzle Ride, a 75-minute adventure for ages 5 to 95, an adults-only Puzzling Pub Crawls and a corporate team building event, the Puzzle Relay.
About AZ BIG Podcast with Michael & Amy
Hosted by AZ Big Media Editor in Chief Michael Gossie and Publisher Amy Lindsey, we take you behind-the-scenes of some of the most compelling storylines in the Grand Canyon State. The AZ Big Podcast will feature guests from a variety of industries, including legal, real estate, hospitality, athletics and more. Each episode will be about 15 minutes long to provide quick and concise information about each topic. In other words, it’s an easy listen that’s perfect for your morning or afternoon commute. Episodes will post weekly on Wednesdays and are available wherever you listen to your podcasts.