Grupp: Increasing international flight service a win for Scottsdale

When Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport lands a new international flight, it’s a win for all of Arizona — including Scottsdale. It [...] Continue Reading →

Heaton: Keeping Scottsdale’s tourism industry strong

This is an exciting time for Scottsdale’s tourism industry. Hotels and resorts throughout the area experienced one of our strongest years since [...] Continue Reading →

Rising tide: City Council confirms total confidence in Experience Scottsdale

With the new fiscal year right around the corner, Experience Scottsdale has gained approval for upcoming tourism event funding programs and a [...] Continue Reading →

Issues & Experts: Discovering the lost artistic luster of Old Town Scottsdale

The Scottsdale Arts District, a tight-knit community embedded within Old Town, will continue to trek into the future through a group effort of [...] Continue Reading →

Schenkat: Scottsdale arts leaders create a world class destination

A big thanks should go out to SCOTT (Scottsdale Coalition for Today and Tomorrow) and to the Scottsdale Independent for organizing the Arts and [...] Continue Reading →

Issues & Experts series offers insight into future of Old Town Scottsdale Arts District

In Detroit they build cars and in Pittsburgh they manufacture steel, but in The West’s Most Western Town they make, cultivate and appreciate art. [...] Continue Reading →

Experience Scottsdale entices out of town visitors with art

This month, Experience Scottsdale debuts its latest high-impact, out-of-home advertising campaigns in two of North America’s busiest [...] Continue Reading →

Experience Scottsdale continues to define pinnacle of tourism industry

With a humble demeanor, a frank diction of facts and an eloquent delivery, Experience Scottsdale President and CEO Rachel Sacco Thursday, Sept. [...] Continue Reading →

Q&A: positive economic development, tourism growth to continue in Scottsdale

The Scottsdale Independent reached out to Experience Scottsdale President and CEO Rachel Sacco to better understand why the Scottsdale [...] Continue Reading →

Experience Scottsdale rolls out ‘It’s That Hot’ to campaign for summer tourism

Summer in Scottsdale is hot. And when the mercury rises, visitors willing to brave the heat win. That’s how Experience Scottsdale is promoting [...] Continue Reading →