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2018 Press Releases and Articles

8.10.18 Plaza Companies adds seasoned industry veteran to property management team
7.24.18 Estrella Medical Plaza II reaches key construction milestones
4.24.18 Plaza Companies Quickly Filling Estrella Medical Plaza II in West Valley
1.8.18 Opening of new library a key step in Park Central transformation
1.16.18 Plaza Companies Breaks Ground on 64,000 SF Medical Office Building in West Valley


2017 Press Releases and Articles

11.21.17 Developers plan to retrofit Park Central Mall into modern cool
10.20.17 Plaza's Larry Pinalto is Finalist for Phoenix Business Journal's CFO of the Year Award
10.18.17 Park Central Mall purchase closes; renovation plans unveiled
9.12.17 Plaza Companies, Holualoa Companies to Purchase, "Reinvent" Park Central Mall
7.11.17 Counselors of Real Estate Publish 10 Factors that Could Affect Commercial Real Estate
6.15.17 City of Peoria Awards Plaza Companies Ground Lease for Peoria/101 Development
5.3.17 "Candid Conversation" with Sharon Harper of Plaza Companies
4.4.17 Plaza Companies' SkySong development wins two Best of NAIOP awards
3.13.17 Plaza Companies leads revitalization of key Glendale office/medical complex
3.8.17 Plaza Companies honored with Best Companies recognition
1.26.17 Plaza Companies completes strong 2016 with $49 million in leasing and sales

2016 Press Releases and Articles

11.2.16 Plaza Companies selected by City of Peoria to build on important Loop 101 parcel
9.27.16 Plaza Companies generates momentum in medical office sector with new deals
7.20.16 Plaza Companies to parnter with City of Peoria on new innovation campus
6.28.16 Counselors of Real Estate Identify 10 Key Issues Affecting Real Estate Market
5.31.16 Plaza Companies makes key new addition to Property Management team
4.4.16 Holualoa Companies, Plaza Companies team up on purchase of Arrowhead Executive Center in Glendale
3.30.16 Plaza Companies's SkySong 4 reaches key construction milestone
1.19.16 Plaza Companies wraps up strong year in 2015 for leasing, sales

2015 Press Releases and Articles

12.3.15 Plaza's Perry Gabuzzi and Dyanna Bentley recognized in national real estate publication
11.14.15 Plaza's Sharon Harper tapped by Gov. Ducey to lead education funding campaign
8.14.15 Plaza's SkySong 3 profiled in construction industry publication for use of metal
7.22.15 Plaza Companies property profiled in article in AZ Business Magazine
6.22.15 Plaza Companies Selected to Lease Three Key Buildings on HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Campus
6.8.15 Plaza Companies and Duke Realty to Partner in Building New 70,000-Square-Foot Medical Office Building on Banner Estrella Campus
4.20.15 Plaza Companies to lease prominent, centrally located medical/office building in Phoenix
4.17.15 Innovation Abounds in Health Care Industry, Medical Real Estate
3.25.15 American Realty Capital Taps Plaza Companies to Lease Two Glendale Buildings
2.4.15 Plaza Companies Quarterly Healthcare Brokerage Report: First Quarter 2015
1.22.15 New Beginning for Glendale Senior Community Being Revitalized and Renovated
1.20.15 Four top hospital executives discuss the future of healthcare real estate

2014 Press Releases and Articles

12.31.14 Paradise Valley Medical Plaza in Phoenix Sold in $28.3 Million Transaction
11.13.14 Four new hires help Plaza Companies provide greater depth, reach in marketplace
11.6.14 BioInspire wins "Best of the West Award" for "Excellence in Innovation"
10.3.14 Sharon Harper to Receive Distinguished Service Award from GPEC
9.11.14 Sharon Harper named to "Hall of Fame" by Real Estate Forum Magazine
8.14.14 Plaza Companies Lands Property Management Contract for Medical Plaza in Glendale
7.16.14 Plaza Companies' Sharon Harper Featured in AZRE Magazine's Most Influential Women Issue
6.23.14 Plaza Companies' Sharon Harper Awarded Counselors of Real Estate Designation
6.3.14 Plaza Companies Expands and Enhances Its Growing Brokerage Services Team to Meet Expanded Portfolio
5.27.14 Major Healthcare Real Estate Firm Picks Plaza Companies For Leasing on Prominent Tempe Property
5.19.14 Plaza Companies Selected to Provide Leasing Services for Significant West Valley Medical Office Building
5.12.14 Sale of Prominent Central Phoenix Medical Building Complete; Plaza Companies to Oversee Real Estate Services
4.23.14 Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Visits Plaza Companies' SkySong Project
1.15.14 Plaza Companies’ Brokerage Services Team Ends Strong Year
1.8.14 Plaza Companies Expands SkySong Project and Grows Business in 2013

2013 Press Releases and Articles

12.16.13 SkySong 3 Construction Team to Celebrate "Topping Out" of Building
11.15.13 Peoria has a new model for economic development
10.14.13 Sharon Harper wins national award for leadership in economic development
9.28.13 Tucson firm joins SkySong ownership
9.24.13 Sharon Harper, Megan Sherwood featured in Arizona Business Magazine's "Leaders"
9.23.13 Plaza's Sharon Harper to be featured speaker at VXAZ2013
9.23.13 Rise of Electronic Medical Records Means Changes to Medical Office Needs
9.19.13 Summit connects integrity to success
9.16.13 Sharon Harper honored in "Women of Influence" issue of Real Estate Forum Magazine
8.28.13 Transaction Creates New Partnership at SkySong
8.19.13 Construction Set to Begin on Third SkySong Office Building
8.1.13 Plaza Companies Enjoys Strong 2013 Thanks to Expanded Brokerage Services Team, New Properties
7.8.13 Plaza Companies Adds Industry Veteran To Growing Property Management Team
6.21.13 Peoria business receives $250,000 Innovation Challenge Grant
6.20.13 Phoenix Business Journal: Plaza Companies adds 900,000 square feet to medical space portfolio
6.17.13 Plaza Companies lands significant contract for north Phoenix medical office building
6.10.13 Plaza Companies To Take Over Leasing For Significant Valleywide Medical Office Portfolio
5.29.13 Sharon Harper featured in Phoenix Business Journal's "Most Admired Leaders"
5.14.13 Plaza Companies featured in cover article in Healthcare Real Estate Insights Magazine
4.15.13 Plaza Companies enhances powerhouse Brokerage Services team
3.8.13 Phoenix Business Journal: Plaza Companies bringing new projects to Peoria campus
3.6.13 Medical Real Estate Firm Eyes Telemedicine as Opportunity
3.5.13 Plaza Companies receives prestigious AMO® accreditation
2.13.13 Plaza Companies Continues to Ramp Up Business Development
1.29.13 New development ramps up on Plaza Del Rio campus
1.29.13 Plaza Companies enhances presence in Tucson marketplace
1.17.13 Plaza Companies To Manage Significant Central Phoenix Property
1.15.13 SkySong featured in AZRE Magazine
1.9.13 Plaza Companies closes strong 2012 with $25.7 million in leases

2012 Press Releases and Articles

12.19.12 SkySong housing work seen as development boost
11.18.12 Guest Column: Biotech can boost Ariz.
10.17.12 BioInspire Comes To Life, Helps Five Companies Grow & Develop Medical Devices and Products
10.2.12 BioInspire's 5 tenants expressing optimism
9.18.12 Plaza President & CEO discusses "Call for Integrity"
8.21.12 Plaza Companies expands and strengthens leasing services
8.20.12 SkySong reaches entrepreneurial high notes over 4 years
8.15.12 New director named for BioInspire medical device incubator
7.23.12 Sharon Harper named one of 50 Most Influential Women in Arizona Real Estate
7.20.12 Margaret Lloyd Promoted to Vice President Brokerage Services
7.17.12 parent moves to SkySong
7.17.12 SkySong effort aims to aid veterans
7.9.12 Plaza Bolsters Business Development With New Team Member
5.16.12 Vi at Silverstone Featured in AZRE Magazine
5.4.12 Peoria bioscience incubator to focus on medical-device firms
3.22.12 Sharon Harper to be recognized at Crozier Awards
3.19.12 Construction Begins on Unique BioScience Incubator in Peoria
2.15.12 Plaza Companies secures two new tenants for key Tucson medical properties
2.13.12 SkySong's Economic Impact Continues To Grow
2.3.12 Phoenix Business Journal: Plaza Generates $43M in Leases
1.23.12 Plaza Companies Closes Exceptional Year With $43.2 Million in New Leases for 2011
1.17.12 Plaza selected for leasing, property management of key Peoria center
1.13.12 Five Myths & Realities of Continuing Care Communities
1.10.12 Plaza Companies named to AZRE's "Companies To Watch"
1.2.12 SkySong Ready to Expand

2011 Press Releases and Articles

12.2.11 City could become key player as a result of partnership with biomedical business (from the Peoria Times)
11.28.11 Sharon Harper featured in Commercial Executive Magazine's Bioscience Issue
11.21.11 Plaza Companies works with City of Peoria, BioAccel on "Incucelerator"
10.26.11 Sharon Harper discusses economic recovery in InBusiness Magazine
10.24.11 ASU Foundation Selects Plaza Companies To Provide Property Management, Leasing Services for Fulton Center
10.14.11 Industry clusters key to success (from the Phoenix Business Journal)
10.13.11 Plaza Companies Posts Strong Third Quarter With More Than $8 Million in New Leases
10.07.11 SkySong is already providing its economic potential (from The Arizona Republic)
09.23.11 Sharon Harper: Corporate Integrity Critical to Our Communities (from Phoenix Business Journal)
09.19.11 Plaza Companies Recognized in "Book of Lists"
08.18.11 Plaza Companies Strengthens Property Management Team
08.15.11 Earth911 Triples its Size at SkySong
08.02.11 Companies, City of Glendale Work Together To Attract New Businesses to Revitalized Office Building
08.02.11 Plaza, Sharon Harper profiled in InBusiness Magazine
07.14.11 Vi at Silverstone featured in Arizona Republic article
07.11.11 Plaza Companies Continues Increased Leasing Activity With More Than $12 Million in Leases in Second Quarter
05.19.11 Plaza Companies Enhances Presence in Tucson Marketplace With Addition of Seasoned Portfolio Manager
04.15.11 Sharon Harper profiled in Arizona Republic
04.11.11Plaza Companies Off To Strong Start in 2011 With $10 Million in New Leases in First Quarter
03.30.11AZ BIG Media
03.22.11 Vi at Silverstone Receives RED Award from AZRE Magazine
02.09.11 Sharon Harper, Plaza Companies on cover of Commercial Executive Magazine
01.11.11 The Arizona Republic: SkySong's impact is put at $113.6 million
01.06.11 SkySong's Economic Impact: $113.6 Million To Date; Up To $9.2 Billion Over Next 30 Years
01.06.11 Sharon Harper featured in Arizona Foothills Magazine Movie Premier article
01.06.11 Phoenix Business Journal — Study: SkySong economic impact hits $113 million