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ASU chosen to lead lunar CubeSat mission

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A spacecraft the size of a shoebox with Arizona origins will soon be orbiting our nearest neighbor to create a map of water-ice on the Moon. The NASA-selected CubeSat will be designed, built, and operated at Arizona State University, and is one piece of the agency’s larger mission to fully characterize the water content at the… Read More →

Arizona hospitals use innovation to create better patient care

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In the ever-changing face of healthcare, many Arizona hospitals have stepped up to the plate to provide some of the most innovative advances in treatment in an effort to provide patients with better care and better results. Beyond better treatment, the impact of healthcare on Arizona’s economy is undeniable. Twelve of the 50 biggest employers… Read More →

Harriet Mountcastle-Walsh: Most Influential Women

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Harriet Mountcastle-Walsh, vice president and general counsel, Honeywell Aerospace Mountcastle-Walsh leads 280 legal, contracts and compliance professionals who provide transactional support for $130 billion in program wins. Greatest accomplishment: “Building a high performing, diverse global team with employees in 11 countries.” Childhood aspiration: “I always wanted to be a lawyer, but loved running a family-owned fruit… Read More →

Abrazo Arrowhead uses new robot for back surgery

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Abrazo Arrowhead Campus (formerly Arrowhead Hospital) is the first and only hospital in Arizona to use the new Mazor Robotics Renaissance® Guidance System for minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery. “Renaissance® guides the surgeon’s tools and implants during both open and minimally invasive surgery which may provide greater accuracy when compared to freehand conventional spine surgery.… Read More →

MaryAnn Miller: Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

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MaryAnn Miller, senior vice president, Avnet Miller is responsible for leading Avnet’s global human resources and organizational development, as well as corporate communications and its strategic alignment to Avnet’s initiatives. Significant accomplishment: Miller was named among the National Diversity Council’s 2015 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology. It is the second consecutive year Miller has… Read More →

Dion Messer: Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

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Dion Messer, general counsel — intellectual property, Limelight Networks Messer is an experienced IP professional, winning litigation and taking Limelight from just two issued patents to more than 120. She owned her own successful software training company and is renowned as a digital signal processing engineer with nine patents. Greatest accomplishment: “Winning Limelight’s U.S. Supreme Court… Read More →

Colling Media among ‘Fastest Growing Companies’

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Scottsdale-based tra-digital marketing firm Colling Media has ranked among the fastest growing private companies in the US, landing them a spot on the prestigious Inc. 5000 List. The list represents emerging corporations in the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. With nearly 200 percent growth over the last three years, and 2014 revenue… Read More →

Microchip, Intel announce collaboration to improve security

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Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, has announced a collaboration with Intel to implement Intel® Enhanced Privacy ID (Intel® EPID) technology into its products. Intel EPID is a sophisticated, proven approach to device authentication that provides both security and privacy for the on-ramp to the Internet of Things (IoT). At the Intel Developer… Read More →

Tina Machado: Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

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Tina Machado, president and CEO/founder, Rarity Investments and CodeRed-I Machado has an extensive background in strategic acquisitions and brand creation as leader of Rarity Investments and CodeRed-I, a leader in app and gaming development. Greatest accomplishment: “Bridge the Gap is one of my companies that provides superior business strategy and overall direction for expanding businesses. I… Read More →

Inc. 5000 includes Scottsdale-based HealthiestYou

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Arizona-based HealthiestYou, a leader in telehealth user engagement, has been named by Inc. Magazine to the 2015 Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Making its debut appearance as an Inc. 5000 company, HealthiestYou is ranked #846 on the prestigious list. The company will be honored at the 34th Annual Inc.… Read More →

UnitedHealthcare launches app to help Medicaid members

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August 13, 2015 by in AZ Business Magazine | Featured | Healthcare | Tech

UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) company, is introducing its mobile app Health4Me® to Medicaid beneficiaries in 17 states, enabling plan participants to access important health information anytime, anywhere. The app enables people enrolled in UnitedHealthcare Medicaid plans to more easily manage their health benefits and navigate the health system, including: Accessing personal coverage health… Read More →

INOV8 Golf hopes to impact market with new app

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INOV8 Golf announced today that it has named BIG YAM, The Parsons Agency as its marketing and public relations agency of record. BIG YAM is leading the INOV8 team to develop the branding and go-to market plan for the company and its initial product offerings which include an innovative mobile app. “As a new company,… Read More →

Phoenix’s Silverware merges with Gilbert & Associates

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Silverware, a Phoenix-based business management solutions company, recently announced its merge with Seattle-based, Gilbert & Associates. Both companies provide accounting software, business solutions and services to retail and manufacturing clients throughout the U.S. The companies will now operating under the Silverware name. “We have known Hub Gilbert and his team for more than 20 years,… Read More →

Colling Media expands operations and adds new staff

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With digital marketing and advertising growing exponentially year over year, the Valley’s leading ad agency is experiencing explosive growth along with it. Scottsdale-based Colling Media nearly doubled in size this year with the addition of 8 new staff members, dozens of marquee clients and more than doubling the square footage of their office space for… Read More →