ULI Arizona – Dishing at The Diner: A Conversation with Sloane McFarland


Tuesday, September 10th, 2019
4:30pm - 6:30pm MST


Welcome Diner 902 E Broadway Blvd Tucson, AZ 85719-5728 UNITED STATES
Join ULI for a discussion with Sloane McFarland -- artist, developer, hospitality entrepreneur, and owner of the Welcome Diner -- as he talks about his newest project in Tucson - Welcome Broadway.

Welcome Broadway is envisioned as a community-valued urban infill development next door to the Welcome Diner on Broadway Blvd.  Learn firsthand about Sloane's previous successes, his plans for the project, its progress through multiple public processes, and Sloane's success in engaging the surrounding community to make Welcome Broadway a reality.

Join us at Welcome Diner for food, drinks...and most importantly, great conversation!



Sloane McFarland

Founder, Martha + Mary

Sloane McFarland is a fourth generation Arizona native. A graduate of Brophy College Preparatory (Phoenix, 1991) and St. John’s College (New Mexico,1995), he is married and has two children. Sloane is the founder and sole principal of Martha + Mary, a firm with three distinct but interrelated arms: real estate development, hospitality and creative services/art production. Since 1995, Sloane has focused on community-valued urban infill projects while growing long term real estate development holdings, expanded into the hospitality industry and solidified his background as an exhibiting artist into a creative services practice. Notable projects include: Park Central (Pensus Group reposition of 1MM SF mall - Phoenix - 1996/97), Central (12M SF community infill project - Lux, Pane Bianco, Undefeated - 2000/2019), Yourland (20 acre, 200M SF mixed use project - 2006/2019), Welcome Diner/Welcome Chicken + Donut (3 restaurants - 2003/2019). Sloane is involved in the Arizona arts community having produced one man exhibitions at institutions such as Arizona State University Art Museum and Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art. Sloane has served on the Arizona State University Art Museum Advisory Board and Board of Catholic Phoenix.