AZ Business Magazine Archives

Most Influential Women: Jeri Williams, City of Phoenix

Az Business and AZRE magazines announced the publications’ lists of the Most Influential Women in Arizona for 2017 in the July issues of the magazines. Azbigmedia.com has profiled each of the Most Influential Women in Arizona. Here is today’s spotlight: Jeri Williams, chief of police, City of Phoenix Williams is Phoenix’s first female police chief and… Read More →

Four tips to help small business owners plan for retirement

Employer Retirement Plans in Phoenix, Ariz.

Becoming financially stable so you can live comfortably in retirement is a goal that many of us spend our entire careers working towards. This is particularly true for small business owners who have spent their working years running a business with the intent to eventually retire. Fortunately, according to a recent Wells Fargo/Gallup survey, 82… Read More →

TuSimple will test autonomous truck technology in Tucson

TuSimple, an autonomous commercial vehicle technology company based in China, dedicated a new facility in Tucson today. TuSimple has leased 6,865 square feet of warehouse/office space at 2551 N. Dragoon Street, Suite 131 to engineer and test its Autonomous Trucking technology. The company also has research facilities in Beijing, China and San Diego, California. “TuSimple’s… Read More →

The 13 do’s and don’ts of business email etiquette

Predictable Time Off Helps Prevent Working Off The Clock

Email is one of those business tools that many of us take for granted and don’t think twice about.  But not practicing basic email etiquette could be hurting your reputation, causing colleagues and customers to perceive you in a negative way. You might be the company superstar, but failing to communicate properly via email could… Read More →

How does tolerance for incivility affect political participation?

The internet can be a Wild West where anything goes, especially when it comes to what people say to one another. Indeed, scrolling through an online comments section can provide a glimpse into how ruthless — sometimes downright mean — people can be. With incivility in American public and political discourse increasingly in the spotlight, Justin… Read More →

10 Ogletree Deakins attorneys named to 2018 Best Lawyers list

Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, announced that ten attorneys from the firm’s Arizona offices have been listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018. The attorneys on the 2018 list were selected based on an exhaustive peer-review survey that examines the professional abilities, current practice, and experience… Read More →

Meet the Most Influential Women in Arizona for 2017

The Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2017 show things are actually getting better for female leaders in the business world. Consider this: A study by Talentful, recruitment experts, compared some of the world’s most powerful male and female CEOs of Fortune 1000 companies to see how gender roles are gradually improving within the… Read More →

Most Influential Women: Jacque Westling, Quarles & Brady

Az Business and AZRE magazines announced the publications’ lists of the Most Influential Women in Arizona for 2017 in the July issues of the magazines. Azbigmedia.com has profiled each of the Most Influential Women in Arizona. Here is today’s spotlight: Jacque Westling, partner, Quarles & Brady Best decision: “Believe it or not – getting political(ish). I’m… Read More →

ATMs dealing in digital currency are making digital cash a reality

They look like ATMs and they work like ATMs – you walk in and feed the machine your cash. Just don’t call them money machines, because these ATMs don’t give back cash, they give back bitcoin credits along with a receipt. ATMs specializing in the cryptocurrency bitcoin are beginning to pop up from Peoria to… Read More →

51 Lewis Roca attorneys named to 2018 Best Lawyers list

family law

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP announced that eight Arizona attorneys are named Lawyer of the Year in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018. Lawyer of the Year awards are presented to a single outstanding lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area. A total of 51 the firm’s Arizona attorneys are included in the… Read More →

High school athlete health at root of new AIA, Barrow initiative

As high schools reopen across the state, sports take center stage. They offer rewards but also risks for athletes practicing and competing in extreme temperatures. The most common causes of death among high school athletes are heat illness, cardiac arrest and head injury, according to the Arizona Interscholastic Association, which launched an initiative to address… Read More →

11 Coppersmith Brockelman attorneys named to 2018 Best Lawyers list

Coppersmith Brockelman, a business law firm in Phoenix, announced today that 11 of the firm’s 19 attorneys have been recognized for outstanding work in 16 separate practice areas by Best Lawyers®. Among the honorees, two have been named “Lawyer of the Year” in Phoenix, an honor given to only one attorney in the region practicing… Read More →

Most Influential Women: Ashley Villaverde Halvorson

Az Business and AZRE magazines announced the publications’ lists of the Most Influential Women in Arizona for 2017 in the July issues of the magazines. Azbigmedia.com has profiled each of the Most Influential Women in Arizona. Here is today’s spotlight: Ashley Villaverde Halvorson, partner, Jones, Skelton & Hochuli Villaverde Halvorson is a passionate supporter of diversity… Read More →

Gabriel’s Angels announces program expansion

Gabriel’s Angels, the only nonprofit organization in Arizona that delivers healing pet therapy to at-risk children, announces an innovative program expansion – Animals, Books, and Children (ABC). ABC utilizes Animal-Assisted Reading Activities to both increase literacy competencies, and work to improve the core behaviors of attachment, affiliation, confidence, empathy, respect, self-regulation, and tolerance that Gabriel’s Angels… Read More →