Wednesday, February 3, 2010 12:00 am
Bustamante named to post at Canyon Bank
Wednesday, December 31, 2008 12:00 am
When the interviewer was late on a beautiful Tucson afternoon,
Bob and Deb Oro took a walk.
Tuesday, September 2, 2008 11:00 pm
New leaders and board members for the Northern Pima County
Chamber of Commerce took office last Thursday, when the chamber
held its annual breakfast business meeting.
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 11:00 pm
Ramon Gandaarse is a native of Bogota, Colombia, who was adopted
by Dutch parents at birth. He grew up outside New York City, played
hockey at a prep school, studied at the University of Arizona, was
an intern for television journalist Geraldo Rivera, ran the staff
of Tucson City Council member Kathleen Dunbar, and led the
Metropolitan Pima Alliance.
Dave Perry/The Explorer, Ramon Gandaarse is excited about his new opportunity as president and chief executive officer of the Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce.
Tuesday, May 27, 2008 11:00 pm
A new president and chief executive officer has been chosen by
the Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce board of
Monday, May 5, 2008 11:00 pm
A search committee is seeking a replacement for Jerry
Bustamante, the Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce director
who has taken a similar position in Chandler.
Tuesday, April 22, 2008 11:00 pm
Jerry Bustamante, president and chief executive officer of the
Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce for seven years, has
resigned his position to take a similar job in Chandler.
Tuesday, September 19, 2006 11:00 pm
September 20, 2006 - Oro Valley doesn't have much of a visitors
center or gift shop. Its historical society doesn't have anywhere
to house its artifacts. And start-up businesses usually have to
operate out of homes until the owners can afford to rent space.
Tuesday, April 4, 2006 11:00 pm
April 5, 2006 - The Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce
held its 2006 Pinnacle Awards ceremony April 5 to recognize
excellence and community service within local businesses.
Friday, December 9, 2005 12:00 am
Monday, November 28, 2005 12:00 am
Nov. 16, 2005 - A new television show about business in Southern
Arizona aired for the first time Nov. 13, and its host is a
longtime Oro Valley resident.
Wednesday, March 9, 2005 12:00 am
March 9, 2005 - Thomas Scully planned to spend a recent Sunday
afternoon showing his family, visitors from snowy Indiana, around
Wednesday, January 26, 2005 12:00 am
Jan. 19, 2005 - As the state Legislature jumps into its new
session, areas across the cities and towns also begin their own
work to figure out how they can maximize their slice of the pie
this year and have their issues heard over requests from often
Friday, April 2, 2004 12:00 am
Oro Valley Mayor Paul Loomis sent the Phoenix-based Vestar
Development Co. and its Oro Valley Marketplace back to the drawing
board last week, directing the developer and town staff to come up
with a performance-based incentive package to replace a
controversial proposed development agreement that critics have
labeled a giveaway.
Tuesday, October 8, 2002 11:00 pm
Over the objections of Councilmember Paula Abbott, the Oro
Valley Town Council agreed on a 3-1 vote at its Oct. 2 meeting to
begin a process the town hopes will lead to the annexation of 640
acres of state land west and adjacent to its current
Wednesday, January 2, 2002 12:00 am
the global economy sputtering and stalling the past few
quarters, many businesses are working to maintain the gains
achieved during the booms of the 1990s, if not the momentum.