The West Valley 

The Next Best Place to Invest



Event Info
Date: Wednesday, August 30th
Time:  4-7pm 
Location:  Grand Canyon University
3300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix
Hosted appetizers and  beverages 

What if the West Valley was about to explode economically?
And what if you knew this now?

The Best of the Best Speakers

Brian Mueller, President at Grand Canyon University
The incredible resurgence of the University and future development plans. 

Mr. Mueller transformed GCU from a financially troubled university into a $2 Billion  i nstitution that has experienced unprecedented growth.  Enrollment on the Phoenix
campus has increased from less than 1,000 to 16,000 while online enrollment has  improved from 12,500 to 55,000.

Warren Fink, COO at Carlyle Development Group

History and development of the re positioning on the Metrocenter mall. 

Rezoning of the 1.3 million sf Metrocenter Shopping Mall to accommodate 2.7 million sf mixed-use environment, including office, medical and residential units that meet the needs of the local community with a trade area of more than 156,000 daytime employees and more than 455,000 residents.

Christine Mackay, Economic Development Director, COP

The City's vision and plans for various areas of west Phoenix.

Christine is responsible for leading the Business Development Team, including the areas of business attraction, business retention and expansion,small business and entrepreneurial efforts, downtown development, international, retail and workforce development.

Sintra Hoffman, President & CEO at WESTMARC

Overview of the future econmic development of the entire West Valley.

WESTMARC is a public-private partnership of the 15 communities, the business community and the educational sector in the West Valley of Greater Phoenix with an emphasis on enhancing the economic and educational development.

Please Contact Jim Kasten, CCIM at 602.677.0655