Arizona’s Self-Storage Industry Continues to Flourish

Although the past two years have been challenging for most business sectors in Arizona, the state’s commercial real estate community – and the self-storage industry in particular – fared better than expected and in some cases even flourished. “This is not the first time that the self-storage industry has shown exceptional strength in a downturn,” said John Chang, Senior Vice … [More]

Two Years Later: How the Pandemic Has Rocked the U.S. Housing Market

This week marks the two-year anniversary of the coronavirus pandemic, which the World Health Organization officially declared a pandemic on March 11, 2020. The housing market has changed drastically since then—there are now half as many homes to choose from, and prices have surged 34%, according to a new report from Redfin, the technology-powered real estate … [More]

Lorenzo Chavez named Executive Director, Education & Scholarships at the Arizona Community Foundation

Arizona Community Foundation

The Arizona Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Lorenzo Chavez will become Executive Director, Education & Scholarships beginning March 14, 2022. He succeeds Joy Klein who will be leaving to join Friends of the Children as Executive Director of the organization’s Phoenix location later this month. Chavez has worked for Arizona State University for the past … [More]

Small Business Owners Reporting Inflation as Biggest Problem, Reaches Highest Level Since Q3 1981


In February, the NFIB Optimism Index decreased by 1.4 points to 95.7, the second consecutive month below the 48-year average of 98. Twenty-six percent of owners reported that inflation was their single most important problem in operating their business, a four-point increase since December and the highest reading since the third quarter of 1981. “Inflation … [More]

Personal Growth Platform GUIDELY Launches Subscription Membership Program and App

Guidely, the intelligent platform for personal growth and development, announced today the launch of "Guidely Community", a new membership community and smartphone app, making personal growth, mental health and coaching services more accessible to people worldwide. Highlighting the Guidely Community's exclusive and premium offerings, is a live workshop coming March 15 at 8pm ET … [More]

CommonSpirit Health and DHGE Launch Nation’s Largest and Most Innovative Nurse Residency Program

Nurses are the backbone of healthcare. They comprise 33% of the workforce at CommonSpirit Health, one of the nation's largest health systems. Across America, labor data show the demand for registered nurses will continue to grow by 5% in the next five years. As shortages persist due to resignations and retirement, employers will need to not only recruit 1.1 million new nurses … [More]

Nestlé Invests $675 Million to Build Arizona Factory, Creating 350 Jobs

Nestlé USA announced a $675 million investment to build a new beverage facility in Glendale, Arizona. The 630,000-square-foot factory is expected to be operational in 2024, creating over 350 jobs. The facility, which will sit on 143.6 net acres of land in Glendale, will produce high-quality creamers for Nestlé’s category-leading portfolio, including the Coffee mate, Coffee … [More]

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