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AZ Business Magazine

About AZ Business Magazine

Over the past 30 years, AZ Big Media has grown to encompass not just Az Business magazine, but also a whole host of other publications and signature events. Az Business magazine is the state’s leading business publication. Published by AZ Big Media, the magazine covers a wide-range of topics focusing on the Arizona business scene, and is aimed at high-level corporate executives and business owners.

ASU alumni honor innovators in sustainability

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The Arizona State University Alumni Association will honor alumni, faculty and alumni supporters who are innovators in sustainability at its annual Founders’ Day Awards Dinner, slated for 6 p.m., Thursday, March 5 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa, 2400 E. Missouri Ave., Phoenix.   The award ceremony has been a signature event for the university for… Read More →

Maracay launches new lending service in Arizona

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Maracay Homes announced the launch of TRI Pointe Connect as its in-house mortgage originator, making Arizona one of the first two states in the nation to offer mortgage services through the new company. Formed as a joint venture between Maracay Home’s parent company, TRI Pointe Group, and imortgage, TRI Pointe Connect opened its doors in… Read More →

U.S. Tennis Association honors The Phoenician

The Phoenician resort is nestled in the Sonoran Desert, with the breathtaking Camelback Mountain its backdrop. Photo: The Phoenician

The Phoenician’s renowned Tennis Complex, one of the largest resort facilities in the Southwest, has been recognized as the 2014 Member Organization of Year by the United States Tennis Association (USTA) of Central Arizona.  The honor is awarded to the establishment that best exemplifies service to the community and to its members through USTA youth… Read More →

Arizona Heart Hospital offers teen volunteer program

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Abrazo Health’s Arizona Heart Hospital is recruiting high school students to participate in its new summer volunteer program. “Volunteering gives students a chance to help others and to make a difference in the day-to-day activities at Arizona Heart Hospital. It also enables students to receive hands-on experiences in the medical field,” said Steve Harris, president… Read More →

Revana hiring more than 250 in Tempe

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End-to-end revenue generation and sales solution provider, Revana, a TeleTech company, today announced that the company will be hosting job fairs in Tempe, Arizona in order to fill over 250 openings. Revana is looking for qualified candidates to fill managerial, business-to-business inbound and outbound customer service and sales representative positions. These positions are great for… Read More →

Law Center, PLC becomes Gilles & Post, PLC

Fabiola J. Gilles, managing attorney at the former Law Center PLC has partnered with long term associate, Christopher Post. With this new partnership brings a new name for the firm, Gilles & Post, PLC.   Fabiola J. Gilles has over 20 years of experience with 18 of those years in New York, practicing primarily Immigration… Read More →

Summit Law hosts free legal clinic on March 13

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Arizona Summit Law School, a private law school located in downtown Phoenix, is hosting a one-day event to provide free legal information and limited-scope legal advice and assistance to people seeking help on matters related to family law, general business, probate and estate planning, and landlord/tenant disputes.   Approximately 50 Summit Law students, faculty, and… Read More →

Wealth management advice from BMO’s Ashley Ober

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Ashley Ober, managing director, Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale, BMO Private Bank Ober oversees a team of professionals dedicated to providing high net worth individuals, families and organizations, with a full range of wealth services as part of an overall personal wealth management strategy. He joined BMO in 2010 and has 29 years of experience in financial services,… Read More →

Cambridge Properties is listing agent for Biltmore project

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Arizona’s No. 1 urban luxury broker has been named the exclusive listing agent for the much-anticipated final phase construction of Two Biltmore Estates. Keith Mishkin, founder of Cambridge Properties will offer the 15 homes as part of the final phase of two Biltmore’s palatial luxury enclave nestled within the iconic Arizona Biltmore neighborhood. “We are thrilled to… Read More →

Phoenix City Council approves 35-year streets, transit plan

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A comprehensive plan to modernize Phoenix’s streets and public transit system over the next 35 years was approved Tuesday by the City Council. Besides tripling the number of light rail miles by 2050, the transportation plan calls for significant expansion of bus service and upgrades to the city’s aging streets. An additional three-tenths of one… Read More →

Carrie Martz retiring from advertising

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Carrie Martz, President and CEO of Martz Parsons, announced she has decided to retire from the ad agency world. After a successful 35-year career, Martz says it’s time for her to hang up the advertising towel. Martz, a pioneer for women business owners in Arizona, started the Martz Agency in 1980. The agency grew to employ… Read More →

Silverleaf records strong 2014 sales

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Total sales in DMB’s exclusive Silverleaf community exceeded $175 million in 2014, a jump from 2013 sales of $120 million.  Homesite and homes continued to increase in value in Silverleaf and 2014 saw stronger sales volume.   “Silverleaf delivers a value that goes far beyond the prices of the homes.  Buyers here appreciate the unparalleled access to the… Read More →

ACG names finalists for ‘Deal of the Year’

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Three finalists have been named for an award recognizing the most significant mergers and acquisitions transactions in Arizona. The “Deal of the Year” is an award given by the Arizona Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) to recognize a company or private equity firm for their accomplishments regarding a merger, acquisition or capital market transaction.  The award will recognize a… Read More →

Mobile Mini opens new headquarters in Phoenix

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Mobile Mini, Inc., the world’s leading provider of portable storage solutions, joined Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton and Phoenix City Councilwoman Kate Gallego today in a ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the opening of the company’s new headquarters and national sales center. Mayor Stanton and Councilwoman Gallego were joined by Mobile Mini President & CEO Erik Olsson at… Read More →

CORE Institute looks to hire 15 surgeons

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With its upcoming expansion into Tucson, Arizona’s largest orthopedic and neurology practice, The CORE Institute, announced it was seeking 15 highly qualified Board Eligible/Board Certified orthopedic surgeons to be part of its dynamic team dedicated to delivering the best in musculoskeletal healthcare in Southern Arizona.The CORE Institute plans to open its first Tucson facility this summer.… Read More →