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Fennemore Craig earns top recognition from Chambers USA

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Fennemore Craig, a leading Mountain West business law firm, announced 14 of its attorneys and six practice areas in Arizona were recognized by Chambers USA 2017, a prominent and prestigious annual ranking of law firms and attorneys. “We are honored to be recognized again by Chambers USA,” said Steve Good, managing partner of Fennemore Craig.… Read More →

Nicole Stanton appointed to Tyrann Mathieu Foundation board

The law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that Phoenix office managing partner Nicole Stanton has been appointed to the Executive Board of Tyrann Mathieu Foundation, which was formed in 2016 by Arizona Cardinals and NFL star Tyrann Mathieu and is focused on making an impact in the lives of financially disadvantaged children… Read More →

Arizona Association for Economic Development elects 7 to board

Deloitte Report Reveals Mid-Market Companies Expect U.S. Economic Growth, Nation’s Economy

The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) has elected two new members and re-elected five members to its board of directors.  The new board members representing rural Arizona are:  Bobby Davis, AZED Pro, economic development specialist for the town of Payson, and Casey Rooney, economic development director for the city of Cottonwood. Victor Gonzales, CEcD,… Read More →

Arizona Theatre Company names David Ivers as artistic director

After a nationwide search, the Arizona Theatre Company (ATC) board of directors has named David Ivers, most recently the artistic director at Utah Shakespeare Festival, as ATC’s new Artistic Director. Ivers will begin his new role on July 1.          Arizona Theatre Company’s current artistic director, David Ira Goldstein, will remain with… Read More →

Andrea S. Tazioli elected to board of Make-A-Wish Arizona

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that Phoenix partner Andrea Tazioli has been named to the Make-A-Wish Arizona board of directors. In her role, which will begin in June 2017, Tazioli will be responsible for working toward the chapter’s vision of granting the wish of every eligible child in Arizona.  “Quarles & Brady has a long… Read More →

AAED announces new officers for 2017

Phoenix AAED

The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) has announced its new officers for 2017.  Curt Woody, AZED Pro, economic development and tourism director for the town of Marana, is AAED’s new president.  Richard Wilkie, CEcD, economic development manager for the city of Casa Grande, has assumed president-elect duties.  Nicole Snyder, director of marketing for Devenney… Read More →

Carol Schillne joins CBRE as first vice president

CBRE Group, Inc., has announced that Carol Schillne has joined CBRE’s Phoenix office as a First Vice President. Ms. Schillne will focus on agency and landlord leasing for retail properties throughout the greater metro Phoenix area. An accomplished retail professional with 23 years of retail brokerage experience and nearly seven years of experience on the… Read More →

Troon names Tim Schantz president of company

Troon, the leader in golf course management, development, and marketing, has appointed Tim Schantz as president of the company. Schantz joined Troon in 1998 and most recently served as executive vice president of global business development for the 27-year-old management firm. Under his leadership in business development, the company has expanded globally working with more… Read More →

AAED announces winners of 2017 EDDE Awards

The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) has announced the recipients of its annual Economic Development Distinguished by Excellence (EDDE) Awards.   The prestigious EDDE Awards honor individuals and companies that have made significant contributions to the advancement of the organization and to economic growth within the state of Arizona.  Recipients are selected from a pool… Read More →

University of Arizona College of Architecture appoints dean

Nancy Pollock-Ellwand, an international multidisciplinary design expert, will serve as the next dean of the University of Arizona College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture. She was selected after a nine-month search and will join the UA on July 31. “Nancy brings a breadth of international expertise and insight to the UA, in her scholarly… Read More →

Jennifer Summers joins SVN | Desert Commercial Advisors

SVN | Desert commercial Advisors is proud to announce the addition of Jennifer Summers (soon to be Jennifer Hill after her marriage later this month) to the team. Jennifer brings with her a wealth of experience and knowledge in all aspects of retail leasing and sales, including: landlord and tenant representation, site selection, ground up… Read More →

Land Advisors Organization hires new president

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Land Advisors Organization named Brent Long, a former Berkadia Investment Sales executive, as its newest president. Brent Long is a 30-year veteran of the commercial real estate industry that includes brokerage, investment and technology. Most recently, as president of Berkadia Investment Sales, Long led it’s apartment sales team that spanned nationwide. Berkadia Investment Sales was formed… Read More →

Arizona Care Network names chief medical officer

Arizona Care Network CMO Dr. Ed Clarke

Arizona Care Network named Dr. Ed Clarke, a primary care physician who has experience leading clinically integrated health networks, as chief medical officer. Clarke is responsible for the clinical performance of the 5,000-clinician network and will partner with members to achieve the quadruple aim of improving the quality of patient care, managing the cost of care,… Read More →

Robert L. Lane joins Burch & Cracchiolo

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The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A., announced that Robert L. Lane has joined the Firm, Of Counsel. Lane is a Martindale-Hubbell 5.0 preeminent rated attorney. He focuses on estate planning, wealth preservation, and business and corporate law with emphasis on employment agreements, and buy-sell arrangements. Lane’s business representation includes the manufacturing, construction and management… Read More →