As reported on biztimes.com: Mark Kass, Editor-in-Chief, Milwaukee Business Journal It was quite the party Sunday afternoon in the Sherman Park area as business and community leaders gathered to host the first annual Sherman Park Revival Celebration. Check out the attached slideshow to see photos from the community gathering. The event was put together by the Milwaukee Kitchen Cabinet, a group of Milwaukee-area restaurants which includes SURG Restaurant Group, and Milwaukee Public Schools administrators. At the event, 250 pre-selected Milwaukee Public Schools students received school supplies-filled ... Read More
As reported on biztimes.com: Sean Ryan, Reporter Milwaukee Business Journal “People are now seeing Racine as something that really gives you the benefit of both markets, and it has taken time for the market to realize that,” said David Marks, president and CEO of Phoenix Investors in Milwaukee. Phoenix Investors in 2013 bought an existing building in Mount Pleasant, and currently owns 62 surrounding acres for more development on Durand Avenue. Phoenix has prepared 18 acres for construction of a 130,000-square-foot building, said senior vice president Kurt Jensen. The remaining ... Read More
As reported by NBC News: By JACOB SOBOROFF FORT SMITH, Arkansas — Jacob Soboroff takes a look at how Phoenix Investors is redeveloping the abandoned Whirlpool facility in Fort Smith, Arkansas, with the hopes of turning around the local economy.