Blogs: Small Business

2021 Business Survey

The Yavapai SBDC, the City of Sedona, Arizona Public Service (APS) and the Sedona Chamber are working together to help our local businesses. We appreciate your time taking our Business Survey, and want to share some results and let you...
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Leaving for the Summer? Home Tips & Suggestions before you go…

May 7,2021 As the warmer summer temperatures rise many Sedona residents will be departing for cooler places.  As Sedona’s only nationally accredited home watch professional, I’m glad to provide the following tips and suggestions regarding closing up the home before...
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Makeover of a Lifetime Winner

April 26, 2021 Body Bliss™ Intentional Aromatherapy®, a manufacturing and sales company, is selected as the next Makeover of a Lifetime winner with the Yavapai College SBDC, Small Business Makeover Program. Body Bliss™ owners Pamela Sculthorp and Jennifer Rivera were...
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Sedona can be grateful for Travel and Tourism in 2020 and today

A VERSION OF THIS ARTICLE APPEARS IN THE RED ROCK NEWS April 30, 2021 National Travel and Tourism Week is May 2 through 8 and as a board member of the US Travel Association, I am proud the “ Power...
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How Spring Breakers, Kyrsten Synema, Yavapai College and Earth Month Helped Me Appreciate Sedona Restaurants

A VERSION OF THIS ARTICLE APPEARS IN THE RED ROCK NEWS April 2, 2021 Let’s start with spring breakers.  Have you had to wait for a table the last few weeks?  Me, too. Our restaurants have been jammed with spring...
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Library Partnership Hosts Virtual Author Talk with Libby Copeland

March 9, 2021 Sedona Public Library is excited for another partnership with Cottonwood Public Library and Camp Verde Community Library to present a Virtual Author Talk with author Libby Copeland. Libby will discuss her book, The Lost Family: How DNA...
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Departures

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS March 5, 2021 The Red Rock News recently noted the wave of change happening in many Sedona institutions. Longtime leaders are moving on and new directors are moving in. I am one of...
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Sedona Arts Center Welcomes New Executive Director Julie Richard

February 2, 2021 Julie Richard has hit the ground running as Executive Director of Sedona Arts Center. Richard comes to the Arts Center from the Maine Arts Commission, bringing with her a wealth of experience in program development and a...
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We Walk in the Way of the Sacred

January 25, 2021 By: Susie Beiler, CHHC, AADP, Channel for the Divine What does it mean to be spiritual? How does one navigate the spiritual path? Because Sedona is touted as a “spiritual vortex”, with many psychics, intuitives, and spiritual...
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Join the Chamber

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS January 22, 2021 The free community shredding event at our offices January 8 was a perfect snapshot of how Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau partnerships are serving Sedona during the COVID-19 pandemic...
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Touchmark announces Expansion

January 20, 2021 New addition will add memory care services. Touchmark at The Ranch is beginning construction of an addition that will add 45,000 square feet of specifically designed living for individuals experiencing memory loss and challenges due to Alzheimer’s...
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Rural Development Investment Fund to support community infrastructure projects

January 15, 2021 Arizona Community Foundation and US Department of Agriculture announce a development partnership serving rural Arizona  The Arizona Community Foundation (ACF) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development (USDA RD) have launched a public-private partnership to support...
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