Top Tech

Top Tech

By Jimmy Magahern The Airpark’s technology giants may not worry Facebook or Twitter, but these companies are built to last. The Scottsdale Airpark is becoming known as an attractive hub for technology companies, supported by operating costs a fraction of Silicon Valley’s [...]

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Supersonic Luxury

Supersonic Luxury

By Becky Bracken / Photos by Kimberly Carrillo Where do the elite shop for the most opulent in high end audio and home theater gear? Do you like Boz Scaggs? Wait. Don’t answer until you’ve heard him through a pair of speakers [...]

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Hoodoo Brewdoo

Hoodoo Brewdoo

Bewitched by beer at Growler USA Story & photos by Niki D’Andrea Remember singing “A Hundred Bottles of Beer on the Wall”? Those of us born before every first-grader had a digital device might recall belting out the song in the car [...]

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A Tall Drink of Sunshine

A Tall Drink of Sunshine

By Keridwen Cornelius Innovative solar panels provide drinking water to everyone from Scottsdale to Syria. The future of our natural resources is looking up – literally. While we and our ancestors have sought water and fuel in the ground, generations to come [...]

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Napa Valley

Napa Valley

By Alison Bailin Batz Land here for a grape escape in wine country Beginning in the 1860s, wineries including Charles Krug, Schramsberg and Inglenook began to spring up in Napa Valley, California. In 1976, the Judgment of Paris took place, pitting cabernet sauvignons [...]

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Addicted to medicine

Addicted to medicine

By Paul Breslau I believe that our society is addicted, in general, to medical treatments and inefficient, expensive health care. And until we overcome this addiction, our communities are in for challenging times. Admitting that our society is addicted is step one. Evidence [...]

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Absolutely Scottsdale

Absolutely Scottsdale

By Rachel Sacco, President & CEO, Experience Scottsdale They say time flies when you’re having fun. Over here at Experience Scottsdale, that adage certainly rings true. On Sept. 21, 2016, the Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau unveiled our new corporate identity, destination [...]

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Hidden costs of occupancy

Hidden costs of occupancy

By Stephen A. Cross, CCIM A cost is “hidden” if it is not disclosed, discussed and negotiated prior to signing a lease or an amendment to a lease. The following are terms and lease provisions routinely overlooked by tenants and strategies [...]

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Parsons’ Airpark

Parsons’ Airpark

GoDaddy billionaire explains his affinity for doing business in the Airpark By Wayne Schutsky “All roads lead to the Airpark,” Bob Parsons says. The renowned Valley businessman and philanthropist is celebrating the first anniversary of Sneaky Big Studios, the Hollywood-quality film production company [...]

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