Business Development

Business Development Mer NorwoodJuly 23, 2020
First Look: Female-Owned Greenwood Brewing Opens in Downtown Phoenix

Megan Greenwood of Greenwood Brewing is bringing empowerment, confidence and inclusivity into the local craft beer scene. Click here for more info.

Business Development R.J. PriceJuly 16, 2020
After Nearly 20 Years, Dan Klocke Leaves Downtown Phoenix Partnership

Dan Klocke steps down as executive director of the Downtown Phoenix Partnership. Click here for more info.

Business Development Donna ReinerJuly 14, 2020
The Intriguing Story Behind the 1937 Merryman Funeral Home

It looks small from its frontage on First Street just south of Roosevelt Street, but it has a surprisingly big interior, and an even bigger history. Click here for more info.

Business Development Douglas C. TowneMay 29, 2020
Booze, Call Girls and Table Games: The Security Building’s Scandalous Origin Story

A casino and brothel were temporarily set up in the Security Building’s penthouse to finance the final phase of its construction. Click here for more info.

Business Development Taylor BishopApril 15, 2020
12 Fun Facts You May Not Know About Downtown Phoenix

History buffs, Phoenix fans and newcomers: These Downtown Phoenix fun facts are for you. From hidden letters on the side of a hotel to stats that prove we’re one of... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Business Development Lauren PotterApril 8, 2020
12 Developments to Watch in Downtown Phoenix

While the current COVID-19 crisis has slowed or altered most business activity in Downtown Phoenix, construction progress continues. Deemed an essential service, infrastructure operations such as construction are still moving... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Business Development Lauren PotterMarch 23, 2020
Employment Resources for Downtown Phoenix Hospitality Workers Impacted by COVID-19

Hospitality workers are some of the most impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. During these times of uncertainty, every little bit of help counts. From relief grants and legal advice to... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Business Development Fara IllichMarch 6, 2020
Historic Luhrs Building To Become Upscale Hotel

Fans of the historic Luhrs Building will soon get a chance to sleep amongst its hallowed halls. PEG Companies purchased the building in December 2019 for $14 million, and recently... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Business Development Lauren PotterJanuary 27, 2020
World’s First Game-Themed Atari Hotel to Open in Downtown Phoenix

Fans of Pong, Asteroids and RollerCoaster Tycoon will soon have a lodging experience all their own. The first-ever Atari video game-themed hotel is coming to Downtown Phoenix. On Monday, Atari... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Business Development Taylor BishopJanuary 21, 2020
14 Downtown Phoenix Things to Look Forward to in 2020

The 2010s are behind us, and we’re now looking to the future of our dynamic downtown. From new residential towers to restaurants, bars and inclusive events, here are 14 things... continue reading. Click here for more info.