January 2014 Office Hours

Tweet Happy almost 2014! We’re planning ahead and excited to announce Open Office Hours for January. Here are the details: Date: January 24, 2014 Time: 10 a.m.-Noon Place: Urban Beans, 3508 N 7th St #100, Phoenix, AZ 85014 [map] The purpose is to connect with authentic small and microbusiness professionals in a casual environment, uncover […]

StartUp Connect AZ Summary, Part 1


Tweet Yesterday’s first StartupConnect AZ conference brought together Arizona experts and entrepreneurs alike to talk about our city and state ecosystem with respect to STEM; provide insight from experts in investing and VC, education, incubation and co-working; and address topics such as Women in Entrepreneurship and models of success like London’s Tech City. Instead of a long […]

Choose Local Coffee

Tweet Need a little help finding local coffee houses or coffee shops to support? Here’s a map of Phoenix metro (including mostly East Phoenix, Central Phoenix, Tempe, Scottsdale, and Chandler with some North Phoenix and North Scottsdale coffee places too): View Locally Owned Coffee Houses in a larger map Note: I mainly travel these areas so […]

Creative Connect Tomorrow


Tweet Very excited to see the fun, funny, and talented John Tuomisto-Bell hosting Creative Connect at his studio in Phoenix tomorrow (Tuesday, 12/14). Who else is going?

New Fashionista Shop Local Event on Sunday


Tweet Just found out about Thread from local designer friend Angela Johnson. It’s this Sunday at the Icehouse. Angela says: “This is a huge ‘emerging designer’ shopping event in California and they have come to Phoenix for the first time. Come and do some Christmas shopping or just spoil yourself for the holidays. They are […]