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The McDowell Road Corridor is located in southern Scottsdale which is the most densely populated residential area of the City. The area offers convenient access to surrounding communities, freeways, Sky Harbor International Airport, regional
Scottsdale Innovation Center a premier research and development campus in the greater Phoenix area. SkySong is the result of a
McDowell Road Fast Facts
Scottsdale, Ariz. - Sept. 21, 2015 - Groupon announced plans to open its new sales office at SkySong, the ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center, to support its growing ecommerce marketplace. The company plans to move 150 existing employees from its current location in Phoenix while hiring 100 additional positions later this summer.
Scottsdale, Ariz. (Sept. 21, 2015) - A new building is set to rise at SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center. It’s a necessity to keep up with market demand— the other three office buildings are now almost full with some of the Valley’s most exciting businesses.
Scottsdale, Ariz. (Oct.12, 2015) - City of Scottsdale & ASU SkySong received a Silver Excellence in Economic Development Award for its 2015 project in the category of Partnerships with Educational Institutions for communities with populations of 200,000-500,000 from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).
Because it is one of Scottsdale’s greatest opportunities for revitalization and reinvestment, and serves as the gateway to the community.
"McDowell has many resources and attributes at its anchor points, but what’s in between is lacking. We have all been impacted over the years by the decline of this area, but the possibilities along McDowell Road are endless. We can make it a destination. Reinvestment is already happening, but we must encourage other businesses to follow suit and seize on the ample opportunities that currently exist."Jeff Berghoff, Berghoff Design Group