Shop Local During Independents Week July 1-9

CopperPoint is a proud sponsor of the Local First Arizona’s Independents Week, Arizona’s only weeklong celebration (July 1-9) of local businesses that saves you 20 percent while shopping at hundreds of participating businesses.

Local First Arizona (LFA) is a nonprofit organization that celebrates independent, locally owned businesses. During Indie Week, you can save money when shopping at locally Continue reading

Name change: EV Partnership becomes PHX East Valley

RocArnettBy Roc Arnett
President, PHX East Valley
The East Valley Partnership has been around for 31 years. But when it comes down to it, if the organization was working to recruit out-of-state business to Arizona, the likely first question from the target would be: “Where is the East Valley?”

Phoenix-area residents think of the East Valley as Tempe, Mesa, Chandler and Gilbert. Sometimes Scottsdale is added. In truth it includes fifteen communities and is one of the most dynamic regions in the country with record-growth since 1980.

In fact, the East Valley has become “home” to more than 1.2 million Continue reading