Miscellaneous DBE Owners at Sky Harbor
Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf: Terminal 2.
DBE Company: First Class Concessions
DBE Owner: Tasneem Vakharia
Paradise Bakery Café: Terminals 2, 3 and 4.
DBE Company: Phoenix Airport Food Services
DBE Owner: Candace Snorgrass and Nava Thuraisingham
Wendy’s: Terminals 2, 3 and 4.
DBE Company: JMJ LLC.
DBE Owner: Robert and Alice Lopez.
JMJ was decertified as a DBE earlier this year after city officials determined the Lopezes had surpassed the $750,000 personal net worth cap allowed in the law. JMJ is allowed to finish existing leases as a “disadvantaged” business.
JD Hoggs: Terminal 3.
DBE Company: JD Hoggs Barbecue Co.
DBE Owner: Jerry Dennis
Southwest Pizzazz: Terminal 2.
DBE Company: Mediya Cosmetique
DBE Owner: Mediya Hawkins
Borders Books: Terminal 4.
DBE Company: Borders Inc.
DBE Owner: None
Burger King and Famous Famiglia: Terminal 4 lobby.
DBE Company: Tersylbran, Inc.
DBE Owner: Terry Delley.
Tersylbran was decertified as a DBE earlier this year after city officials concluded Delley had surpassed the $750,000 personal net worth cap in federal regulations. Tersylbran is allowed to finish existing leases as a “disadvantaged” business.
Carvel Ice Cream, Cinnabon: Terminal 4.
DBE Company: Jackson Airport Enterprises
DBE Owner: Bettye Jackson.
City records list Jackson Airport Enterprises as the DBE owner of multiple concessions in Terminal 4, but do not specify locations. Also, other city records indicate Jackson has sold her interests in some or all of her businesses at the airport. City officials refused to clarify.
Cold Stone Creamery, Einstein Brothers Bagels, TCBY: Terminal 4.
DBE Company: Grand Isle Yogurt
DBE Owner: Sonya Anderson.
Valley of the Sun: Terminal 4.
DBE Company: Cambios y Servicios
DBE Owner: Richard de Leon and Melissa Trujillo
Flo’s Shanghai Café: Terminal 4.
Company and Owner: Some city records list Flo and Dustin Wallace on DBE contact sheets as the owners of Flo’s Shanghai Café, but are unclear as to their current status or whether they still own the business. The Wallaces could not be reached and city officials refused to clarify their records.
Yoshi’s Asian Grill: Terminal 4.
DBE Company: Café Kobe Sky Harbor LLC
DBE Owner: Yoshi Natori.
World Duty Free: Terminal 4. (2)
DBE Company: Concourse Concessions
DBE Owner: Bettye Dixon
Dixon is the widow of a prominent Democratic congressman from California who is the DBE partner in two duty-free shops in Terminal 4.