Business Briefs

Business briefs 12.1.17

JESSE CHARLES has opened MAVERICK DESIGN & CONSULTING, featuring a demo theater to help clients design a new audio/video system or improve their current one. Visit for more information.

ELYSA CRUM and SHERRY WEISS have created TASTE OF TUCSON DOWNTOWN CULINARY AND CULTURE TOURS. Longtime Tucson residents with a combined 30-plus years of teaching experience, Crum and Weiss are also cousins and former New Yorkers. Visit for more information.

With the popularity of storytelling booming, ATRIA SENIOR LIVING’s holiday gift to residents this year will be Atria StoryWise, a boxed set of 150 conversation-starting cards that encourage story sharing and social connections. In addition, Atria has created an Atria StoryWise app available as a free iTunes download from the Apple App Store.

TUCSON IRON AND METAL will hold its 2017 FeST artist show and sale on Sunday, Dec. 10, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 690 E. 36th street. Now in its third year, FeST has showcased Southern Arizona artists who use scrap, recycled and repurposed metal. This year the show also includes artists who work in other repurposed media.