September 19, 2017, 9:56pm MST Mike Sunnucks Senior ReporterPhoenix Business Journal PhoenixMart — a 1.6 million square foot business-to-business international marketplace center being built in Casa Grande — has hired SMG to be the facility’s manager when it opens in 2019. SMG manages stadium, convention centers and other venues around the world. That includes…Details
In the month of June, work continued on the completion of the structural steel on the south end of the building. Other work performed last month includes: completion of the setting of all of the columns for the roof structure; the tie in and setting of the last of the girders and joist to finish placing…Details
“People really started to notice us when we got PhoenixMart” Richard Wilkie, Economic Development Director, Casa Grande, AZ
CASA GRANDE — Announcements of major development projects in recent months begs the question — how do these developers and projects come to Casa Grande? Richard Wilkie is the economic development director for the city. It’s his job to entice businesses to build or relocate to Casa Grande, but he notes that it’s a team…Details
Arizona Public Media, Episode 317: The Paths, and Barriers, to Citizenship (as aired on PBS by Nancy Montoya)
This report, which features the PhoenixMart project, first aired on PBS on May 26, 2017.