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Mark Hong initiated into American College of Surgeons

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Dr. Mark Hong of Affiliated Urologists was among 1,640 Initiates from around the world who became Fellows of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) during the Convocation ceremony at the College’s 2014 annual Clinical Congress in San Francisco, Calif., last month. This year’s class of Initiates was among one of the largest ever admitted into… Read More →

Cox Arizona announces multiple employee promotions

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Cox Communications has announced that three Phoenix-area employees, Zabrina Mogro, Scott Martin and Scott Magee Jr., have been promoted and will each be taking on new responsibilities as field supervisors. With more than a combined 30 years of experience at Cox Arizona, each of the new field supervisors will be responsible for leading a team… Read More →

PCA Skin appoints new CEO to augment growth plans

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Scottsdale-based PCA SKIN, a leader in professional skin health and available in more than 7,000 medical and aesthetic practices globally, announced Michael Larrain as CEO effective Jan. 5, 2015. Larrain joins PCA SKIN after more than two decades as a leader with top beauty, health and wellness brands, including L’Oreal, SkinCeuticals and Dermalogica. Larrain’s background… Read More →

Adlhoch elected to NATAS awards committee

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The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter (NATAS) announced Emmy-winning Phoenix Suns executive producer Bob Adlhoch, who is a long-time member of both NATAS’ local board of governors and executive committee as well as the chapter’s past-president and national past trustee, has been elected to a two-year term on the… Read More →

Polsinelli adds Dustin Jones to real estate team

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National law firm Polsinelli has added Dustin Jones, a zoning and land use attorney who represents developers in obtaining land use permits in complex commercial real estate deals. Jones brings to the firm an unusual combination of academic knowledge and practical legal experience. Jones serves as a full-time faculty member in Cornell University’s Department of… Read More →

Golich named Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital administrator

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IASIS Healthcare recently promoted Jacob Golich to Administrator of Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital, a leading community hospital that provides comprehensive health care services including emergency care, orthopedics, advanced surgical procedures, diagnostic imaging, maternity care, women’s services, pain management and wound care in a caring atmosphere. In his new role, Golich oversees the day-to-day operations of… Read More →

Frederic Wilson joins The CORE Institute

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The No. 1 ranked Phoenix-based orthopedic and neurological group, The CORE Institute, announced the addition of Frederic B Wilson, MD, a fellowship-trained orthopedic trauma surgeon specializing in primary and revision joint replacement of the hip and knee, limb deformity surgery and orthopedic trauma surgery. “We are thrilled that Dr. Wilson has joined our talented team… Read More →

Lovitt & Touché hires Robinson as sales executive

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Lovitt & Touché, an Arizona-based insurance brokerage and benefits solutions provider, has hired Jackie Robinson as a sales executive specializing in property/casualty risks and employee benefits within the human services and healthcare industries. She is based at the company’s Tempe office. Robinson has more than 16 years of experience in the insurance industry, most recently… Read More →

Fresh Start honors UTI’s Kim McWaters

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Fresh Start Women’s Foundation recently announced Kimberly J. McWaters, chairman and CEO of Universal Technical Institute (UTI) as the Founders’ Award recipient. McWaters will be honored during the Fresh Start Fashion Gala, Feb. 21 at the Arizona Biltmore. The event, in its 19th year, raises awareness for the foundation along with $1 million for programs… Read More →

Az Business announces finalists for ACC Awards

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Az Business magazine, in conjunction with the State Bar of Arizona, have announced the finalists for the 2015 Arizona Corporate Counsel (ACC) Awards. The finalists and winners will be honored at an awards dinner and reception on Jan. 15, 2015 at the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa in Scottsdale. Click here for… Read More →

Super Bowl Host Committee announces CEO Forum

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Today the Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee formally announces the CEO Forum, a cornerstone program that will directly foster Arizona economic growth. The CEO Forum will welcome more than fifty (50) business executives from around the world to participate in a premier policy discussion about opportunities and challenges that will shape our future communities and… Read More →

Smith Paknejad PLC adds veteran litigator to roster

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Smith Paknejad PLC recently welcomed attorney J. Phillip Glasscock to the firm. He joins the firm as “Senior Counsel” offering a broad variety of business law and estate planning services to businesses, business owners, key executives, property owners, families and individuals in the state of Arizona. Glasscock brings his well-established business law and estate planning… Read More →

Squire Patton Boggs adds Raphael Avraham

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Squire Patton Boggs has welcomed Raphael Avraham to its Phoenix office. Avraham previously worked for Snell & Wilmer handling corporate matters. Avraham’s practice at Squire Patton Boggs will be focused on representing both public and private companies in corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, securities matters and managing corporate governance and compliance issues. Avraham received… Read More →

Phoenix Art Museum Names New Director

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The Phoenix Art Museum Board of Trustees has named Amada Cruz as The Sybil Harrington Director of the Phoenix Art Museum, succeeding James K. Ballinger, who announced his intention to retire this past April. Cruz, currently Executive Director at San Antonio-based Artpace, one of the premier artist residency and exhibition programs in the world, will… Read More →