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Morning Coffee with Local First Arizona

  • Pitch 6350 East Thomas Road Scottsdale, AZ, 85251 United States (map)

Local First Arizona is excited to produce a morning coffee for business professionals in the legal and financial industries. Join us with our partners at OneAz Credit Union and Cities West Media to hear from unique guest speakers about trends in marketing and business development relevant to your industry. You'll want to join if you are a business professional in the Metro Phoenix area looking to expand your network, build partnerships, and gain information.

This event is open to members of Local First Arizona, business professionals associated with OneAZ Credit Union or Cities West Media, and any interested businesses looking to engage with these groups. While all businesses are welcome, the content and focus of the event will be curated to legal and financial professionals.

Questions? Contact Thomas Barr at [email protected]


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Featured Speakers


Matthew Clyde

Matthew (@matthewclyde, @ideascollide) began his career at the age of 19 when he received the Sundance Institute Young Writer’s Award. The experience launched his creative career, which has taken him on projects and assignments around the world. In 2005, Matt launched his own firm, Ideas Collide Inc., with offices in Phoenix and Portland. Ideas Collide works with clients both locally and globally including Best Western Hotels & Resorts, Paul Mitchell, Banner Health and Danzeisen Dairy. Matthew currently serves on the executive committee for the Greater Phoenix Chamber and on the HSMAI Marketing Advisory Board.


Alex Walsh

Alex has advised hundreds of small businesses on strategic planning, business development and all areas of corporate finance, specializing in helping business owners sell their business or raise capital for growth and acquisition. In his work with business owners, he has found many have done very little planning for an eventual transition away from the day to day operations or out of the business altogether. 

As a native Arizonan, his passion is working with and advising local companies and helping business owners gain comfort in their eventual retirement and have the knowledge that when

Take Our Transition Strategy Survey the time comes to sell the business they have a well-designed plan of action already in hand, a good idea of what that business is worth, and who the next owner will be. He founded Arizona Business Transitions to assist business owners plan for an exit or transition, even if that transition is not on the horizon.