CO+HOOTS partners with Beneficial Beans to launch pop-up boutique for social enterprises
Oct18

CO+HOOTS partners with Beneficial Beans to launch pop-up boutique for social enterprises

Local co-working space CO+HOOTS is partnering with Beneficial Beans, a Phoenix café created by the Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center that provides training opportunities for adults with autism spectrum disorder, to open a five-month pop-up boutique dedicated to social enterprises.  The boutique opened for business on Oct. 16 at 1027 E Washington Street in Phoenix. There are products available from at least 20 social...

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Phoenix may be a desert, but not for tech businesses, makers, or shakers
Oct13

Phoenix may be a desert, but not for tech businesses, makers, or shakers

“All we have is—what? GoDaddy and Discount Tire. And only one of those is a tech business.” I hadn’t been trying to eavesdrop. Normally, when I get to Lux (my favorite Phoenix café), I’m in a hurry to throw on my headphones, turn on a TED Talk, and get to work. But I’d still been waiting for my coffee when the man sitting across from me spewed this utter nonsense, so I’d heard it whether I’d...

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JLL predicts growth in local technology real estate
Jul14

JLL predicts growth in local technology real estate

It’s no secret that the Phoenix metro area is a budding region for the tech industry. In May, Phoenix was named by PCMag as one of “14 high-tech cities you’ll want to call home.” Ask anyone who’s a longtime resident, and they will tell you how much things have changed here over the years. Tech companies have been opening branches and getting their start, in downtown Phoenix as well as in surrounding towns like Tempe, Mesa, and...

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Get your tickets to Meltdown in the Desert
May15

Get your tickets to Meltdown in the Desert

Coming to Phoenix this June is Meltdown in the Desert, a social media marketing-focused event that will provide attendees with lasting knowledge on how to use social platforms to create successful businesses. This is the event’s second run in the Valley, and is an absolute must-attend for seasoned and beginning entrepreneurs alike. Meltdown in the Desert will be hosted by Galvanize, a tech-based learning and co-op workspace that just...

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Meet Danny Estavillo
Apr04

Meet Danny Estavillo

Danny Estavillo is the Southwest Regional Director for The Nerdery. He’s the voice to a bunch of talented Nerds who focus on creating amazing digital experiences for The Nerdery’s customers. On any given day, he’s working on management, strategy for acquiring new customers and building new partnerships, and making sure his team has the resources necessary for growing their relationships in the southwest. What part of Arizona do you...

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