Talking Tourism

Scottsdale’s Tourism Industry Poised for Modest Gain By Rachel Sacco, Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau While Scottsdale is likely a few years away from approaching its record-high hotel occupancy in 2006 and hotel rates in 2008, stronger leisure business combined with gradual [...]

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Financial Fundamentals

Just Weak or Nonexistent? The incredible shrinking recovery of 2013 By Thomas K. Brueckner, Strategic Asset Conservation Depending on which experts you ask, the stock market is either about to suffer another precipitous decline a la 2007-2009—or continue a rally with no end [...]

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The Video Vixen

How Content Marketing  & Video Play Nice By Jessa Mendoza, WireBuzz.com If you’re a modern marketer, like me, then you already know the two latest buzz words are content marketing and video. But let’s be honest. It’s not as simple as posting [...]

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NLI expands aesthetics training across the U.S.

NLI expands aesthetics training across the U.S.

By Kimberly Hundley Photos by Adam Moreno Into the Great Recession and throughout the slow recovery years, Scottsdale’s National Laser Institute has barely registered a frown, its business face as smooth and untroubled as a 19-year-old starlet with a burgeoning blockbuster career. NLI, [...]

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REC Solar Expands Scottsdale Office

REC Solar, a solar electric system design and installation, is expanding its Scottsdale sales office at 8444 N. 90th St. The national solar company celebrated the office expansion with a ribbon cutting ceremony and Solar Career Fair on Aug. 15. [...]

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NJOY Announces Findings of Study on e-Cigs

E-cigarette use leads to a decrease in cigarette consumption, at least in the short term, according to a study supported by Scottsdale Airpark-based NJOY and led by independent researchers Mitchell Nides, Ph.D., and Scott Leischow, Ph.D. The study has been accepted for publication in [...]

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Guardian 8 Corp. Exits R&D Phase

Airpark-based Guardian 8 Corporation recently announced that it had exited the R&D phase on its Pro V2 enhanced non-lethal defensive device, and now the company is seeing sales traction in the security market. Sales are being attributed to the recent [...]

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