Blogs: Small Business

Absolute Bikes has received Conservationist/Bronze Sustainable Business Certification

The employees at Absolute Bikes Sedona don’t walk the talk, they bike it. Manager Nate Cain commutes from Cottonwood on his e-bike which he charges at home with solar power. Similarly, the service manager commutes from West Sedona on his...
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Southwest Wine Center is now a Certified Sustainable Business at the Innovator/Silver level

The Southwest Wine Center at Yavapai College (Clarkdale campus) exemplifies the integration of social, economic, and environmental practices at the heart of sustainability. It is a central part of the Viticulture and Enology program at Yavapai College, created to support...
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First Annual Local Holiday Shopping Bazaar

The city of Sedona and the Sedona Chamber of Commerce are hosting Merry Midpoint for the celebration of the halfway completion of the road improvement project in Uptown Sedona. The Shops at Pinon Pointe are bringing the holiday cheer with...
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Sedona Heritage Museum Receives Arizona Historical Society Grant

The Sedona Heritage Museum recently received a grant from the Arizona Historical Society (AHS) for the continuation of their effort to digitize Sedona Red Rock Newspapers from its first issue in 1963 to present. “Currently these newspapers exist on microfilm...
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Layla’s Bakery-Cafe received Conservationist/Bronze Sustainable Business Certification

Owners Amy and Javier Franco opened Layla’s Bakery-Cafe, named after their daughter, in 2018. Javier is a professionally-trained pastry chef and Amy is experienced in managing the front-of-the-house. Their baked goods are made with mostly organic flours. They support local,...
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Chamber Partnership

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS October 11, 2019   The Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau Annual Partner Meeting, set for October 16 at the Hilton Sedona Resort at Bell Rock, is a perfect time to consider...
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El Portal Sedona Hotel is now a Certified Sustainable Business at the Conservationist/Bronze level from the Sustainability Alliance

It’s easy to feel at home in El Portal Sedona Hotel. Owners Steve and Connie Segner have created a charming, healthy space to welcome guests and their dogs. The building is made from natural materials wherever possible. Recycled wood from...
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Another Sedona Success Story

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS September 6, 2019   One of Sedona’s most dynamic spiritual counselors is celebrating a new achievement – recognition as one of the 2019 Inc. 5000 fastest-growing companies in the US, and the 100th fastest growing...
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Red Rock Gelato Celebrates One Year in Sedona

The Shoppe credits tremendous local community support for becoming a fixture in West Sedona Thanks to the tremendous support from the local community, Red Rock Gelato has become a fixture in West Sedona. The philosophy of “Our community is our...
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Sedonans Cherish our Freedom

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS July 5, 2019   I hope you are enjoying the 4th of July weekend. It’s a chance to take a breather from our busy lives and reflect on our uniquely American freedoms. Our...
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Support Businesses during Construction

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS June 21, 2019   That jack hammering you hear is the sound of Uptown traffic improvements underway at last! The City’s first major Sedona in Motion project begins with roundabouts at Jordan Road...
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Linda Goldenstein supports Chamber of Commerce

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS June 7, 2019   On May 28, gallery owner, volunteer, Chamber board member and long-time Sedonan Linda Goldenstein addressed the City Council during Chamber budget discussions.  Her eloquence about her life and commitment...
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