Chamber has 1200 Members?

I saw a press release this morning in which Rick Kidder, CEO of the Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce, claims that his Chamber has “1200 member companies.” I think that’s a lie. I believe that among other things, Mr. Kidder is dishonestly including in that number the contact list of the recently-imploded North Scottsdale Chamber […]

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A recent article by Terrance Thornton at The Independent newspaper asks, “What’s wrong with Scottsdale.” Thornton’s premise is that with voters rejecting a city bond, a school budget override, a general plan update, and serious contention over a second attempt, there must be a problem with Scottsdale…specifically Scottsdale voters. As I said to Terrance during […]

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