HAYDEN PEAK: The Pederson Group built, owns or manages various East Valley shopping centers, including Hayden Peak Crossing in Scottsdale.
INCENTIVES NEEDED: Jim Pederson, president of the Pederson Group, shown with Margaret Lloyd, vice president of leasing and development, says incentives are key in keeping retail spaces leased during an economic downturn.
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