Business & Economy


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NEW VERDE VALLEY BUSINESS: Morning Glory by Beaumier’s a place to become inspired

COTTONWOOD – Since Sept. 15, Morning Glory by Beaumier’s has offered high-end kitchen and bath remodeling to the Verde Valley.

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New business: Heart of Reiki Wellness Clinic & Extraordinary Kids Academy

Dr. Fukuda offers array of wellness modalities

Dr. Barbara J. Fukuda is opening her wellness center in Cottonwood Nov. 7.

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New Business: One Love Pet Spa

One Love Pet Spa, LLC, offers grooming for dogs of all sizes and breeds.

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McDonalds reopens big-time after Cottonwood renovations

It was a big-time reopening at the Cottonwood McDonalds Restaurant on State Route 260 on Saturday with Ronald McDonald, giveaways, face painting, bounce houses, a rock climbing wall and bungee trampolines.

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Verde Valley Regional Economic Organization loans boost two local businesses

Two regional businesses are the latest beneficiaries of the VVREO Revolving Loan Fund. Galina Fine Jewelers of Cottonwood, a 10-year old retail operation, will use a loan to increase inventory, make store improvements and upgrade its marketing.

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New Verde Valley business: Tadeo's Barber Shop

A barber, a therapist, a friend

Tadeo’s Barber Shop is new to Camp Verde, having just opened on Oct. 2 in the Wingfield Plaza a few doors down from Sutler’s Steak House.

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Long-time Cottonwood dentist retires

Dr. Guth says goodbye to practice he started in 1981

“This is the letter you all have known I would someday write. Here it is, I am retiring from dentistry,” said the goodbye letter from William F. Guth, D.D.S.

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NEW BUSINESS: Handmade jewelry store open in Old Town

Lazuli LLC features unique, exotic gifts

COTTONWOOD – Lazuli LLC, owned by Marianne B. Miles, is open for business. Shoppers can look forward to unique handmade jewelry, art, and accessories at the Old Town Cottonwood store.

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Patriot House celebrates grand opening

COTTONWOOD – Troops transitioning out of the military may not have to worry that they won’t find a home or a job when they come home.

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New Home and Garden décor business 'The Yard' open on Howards Road

CAMP VERDE – Since Aug. 7, The Yard, Home and Garden Imports on Howard’s Road off SR 260 has been open daily from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. as a place for folks to pick up home and garden décor.

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Former teacher sells insurance, offers financial services in Camp Verde

Farm Bureau Financial Services located in Wingfield Plaza

The average person doesn’t know all that much about automotive, home or life insurance.

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Mobile pet service open for business

Pet Poop & Scoop Guru, a mobile pet services company, is open for business.

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New businesses pop up around Cottonwood

New businesses have opened in Cottonwood recently, and more will be opening their doors in the near future.

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New Camp Verde business Love Yourself, Love Your Health focuses on natural healing

When doctors told Lisa Diacik that her son was dying, the Rimrock resident realized that what she had known about medicine was not working.

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Generationally speaking: Camp Verde family opens Bailey’s Bunkhouse Outfitters and Wild Rose Spa

CAMP VERDE – A fourth-generation Camp Verde resident is already making long-ranging plans for the combination outfitters/spa she opened barely two weeks ago.

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AB Massage Therapy moves to new location

B Massage Therapy recently moved to its new location at Midtown Plaza, located 468 S. Main St., Suite A, in Cottonwood.

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Work begins on Vineyards at Cottonwood residential development

COTTONWOOD – Local officials joined development partners and industry professionals to officially break ground on The Vineyards at Cottonwood – a multi-phase, residential development in Cottonwood.

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Local Realtor Jacque Weems earns Master Certified Negotiation Expert designation

Sedona-Verde Valley Realtor Jacqueline Weems has been awarded the Master Certified Negotiation Expert designation by the Real Estate Negotiation Institute.

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Haven of Cottonwood achieves 5-star status

“Ecstatic,” is how Executive Director Sean Laney said he felt about receiving the 5-star rating by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services (CMS).

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Aviation business takes flight in Cottonwood

Kestrel Aviation Services provides new flight adventure options

COTTONWOOD – Kestrel Aviation Services is announcing the May 20 opening of a new full-service aviation center focused on Light Sport Aircraft at the Cottonwood Municipal Airport.

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‘Ready for a change’ -- Owners of Laid Back Jewelers say it’s time to sell longtime Camp Verde business

CAMP VERDE – It’s been about 30 years now since Jim and Sandie Lawson opened Laid Back Jewelers in Camp Verde.

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3 Kings Kasbar sets March 31 opening in Old Town

3 Kings Kasbar, which is part of the Epiphany on Pimacomplex located at 102 E. Pima St. in Old Town Cottonwood, will have a grand opening Friday, March 31, 5 p.m.

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Black Bear Diner to open Monday

The much anticipated Black Bear Diner, located at 1041 S. SR 260, will open its doors Monday

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‘A lot of everything’ at Beaver Creek Traders

New Rimrock retail store has something for just about anyone

Thanks to Jim Willis, Rimrock now has a new retail shop, a trading post no less.

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New owner, same Thanks a Latte

Hawk family sells coffee shop it opened six years ago, Darryl Olinick ‘excited’ to take over Camp Verde business

For the past six years, Hawk’s routine has revolved around his Main Street business, Thanks a Latte. Come Tuesday, the Camp Verde resident will “have to develop a new routine.”