In this GlobeSt.com story, Virtua Partners’ CEO Quinn Palomino speaks on Virtua Partners breaking ground on the first ever Opportunity Zone project – a Springhill Suites by Marriot in Avondale, AZ. The 130-room hotel is built on a vacant lot in a designated Opportunity Zone. In total, Virtua Partners’ development will create at least 30 full-time employment opportunities for local residents and 120 construction jobs. The hotel will be managed by Hotel Equities, a strategic partner with Virtua Partners. For the full story read here.