Bob Meyer’s Vision Revitalized Phoenix Children’s Hospital

By Alison Stanton

Some business consultants, faced with the challenge of trying to save a children’s hospital that is $48 million in debt and with barely any cash on hand, would have suggested declaring bankruptcy or selling. Not Bob Meyer. Thanks to his visionary approach, in the eight years Meyer has been with Phoenix Children’s Hospital — starting out as interim chief executive officer in … [More]

Leadership Succession: Empowering the Company’s Future

by J. Rentilly

Though there are many reasons for introducing new corporate leadership — a reinvigoration of a business’s long-term vision, a retirement or, worst case, an unexpected illness or death — the steps required for a healthy, successful succession are almost carved in stone and, best case, the result of vision, development and preparedness. “Succession is a process, not an event,” … [More]

Jerry Colangelo, JDM Partners

from Jerry Colangelo

Arizona is a unique place. And over the past 50 years, its capital city Phoenix has become one of the largest cities in America, known for its tourism and for its real estate opportunities. While the past three years have been tough on real estate as opportunities and jobs have diminished, our state has weathered this downturn well. Business has been the saving grace. We are … [More]