8th Annual Common Ground Awards


The Metropolitan Pima Alliance (MPA) hosted its 8th Annual Common Ground Awards Celebration on October 21, 2011 at the Westward Look Resort in Tucson, Arizona. Ghost Ranch Lodge, which was rehabilitated by an affiliate of Atlantic Development & Investments, Inc., won an award in the category of Revitalization.





Jessica Breen, VP of Product Development of Atlantic Development & Investments, Inc., and Richard Underwood, President and Southern Arizona General Manager of AAA Landscaping, accepted the award on behalf of Ghost Ranch Lodge and thanked all those who made the redevelopment a success.

Acceptance Speech

“MPA’s Common Ground Awards recognizes community leaders, projects and events with successful collaboration for the overall benefit of the community. Whether it is land development, economic development or community development, it is pertinent for all parties to find common ground and the Board selected winners are bestowed their Common Ground Award at this annual banquet ceremony attended by hundreds.”