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Hotel Valley Ho anchors Cactus League experience

The OH Pool Bar + Cabanas at the Hotel Valley Ho in Scottsdale.

To truly embrace Arizona’s spring training experience you need to start with an anchor. For Cactus League baseball fans, there may be no better anchor than the retro-chic Hotel Valley Ho in Downtown Scottsdale. The hotel has hosted Baseball Hall of Famers Ted Williams, Bob Feller, Ferguson Jenkins, George Brett, Rickey Henderson and Leo Durocher.… Read More →

Things to do this week: Bacon Festival, Cold War Kids

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Cold War Kids at Marquee Theatre With the month and week coming to an end, head over to the Marquee Theatre to catch the Cold War Kids. A lively rock band, the group’s songs revolve around honesty and human experience. The band has been going strong for ten years and recently released their fifth album… Read More →

Home Furnishing & Design Show coming to WestWorld

The Home Furnishing & Design Show will debut March 28-29, 2015, at WestWorld of Scottsdale.
February 24, 2015 by in Creative Designer | Featured

AZ Big Media is preparing to host Scottsdale’s biggest home furnishings and design show. “The Home Furnishing & Design Show will feature the very best Arizona has to offer,” said Mike Atkinson, president and CEO of AZ Big Media. “Homeowners are going to see the newest and highest-quality items, unique countertops and floors and meet… Read More →

UA Medical Center recognized for transplant care

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona today  recognized University of Arizona Medical Center—University Campus (UAMC) with a Blue Distinction Center® designation for delivering quality transplant care as part of the Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® program.  Blue Distinction Centers are hospitals shown to deliver quality specialty care based on objective, transparent measures for patient… Read More →

PowerTrainYoga comes to Scottsdale

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PowerTrainYoga announced the opening of its first Arizona location in Scottsdale.  The modern 10,000 square foot studio will open its doors to the public on Friday, March 20th and will initially offer more than 130 group fitness classes per week. They will eventually offer close to 200 classes per week. PowerTrain offers a mix of workouts… Read More →

Valley Partnership names new president, CEO

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February 23, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | Newsmakers

Valley Partnership has named Cheryl Lombard as its new president and CEO. In this role, Lombard will be responsible for leading and managing Valley Partnership, including developing and executing strategies, and managing the association’s resources, expertise, and leadership initiatives. “Cheryl is an ideal fit in terms of Valley Partnership’s mission and goals,” said Scott Nelson,… Read More →

2 Arizona hospitals designated Ebola treatment centers

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Hospital systems in Phoenix and Tucson are among 55 across the United States designated as Ebola treatment centers. The two Arizona hospital systems designated by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are Maricopa Integrated Health Systems in Phoenix and the University of Arizona Health Network. MIHS President CEO Steve Purves says the CDC… Read More →

Stanton helps Phoenix kick off ‘Startup Week’

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Entrepreneurs in Phoenix looking to give or get inspiration will have access to dozens of opportunities with the launch of Phoenix Startup Week. Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton officially kicked off the week Monday morning with an address in downtown Phoenix. More than 130 free events including panels and networking socials will take place over the… Read More →

Maricopa Community Colleges promote STEM to Latinas

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The Maricopa Community Colleges are making sure Latinas have access and opportunity to get into careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Today at one of their annual Hermanas events, the Colleges continued their tradition of reaching out to Latinas in middle and high school and sharing a unique experience designed by Latinas for… Read More →

Worldly Tom Rhodes to perform at House of Comedy

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February 23, 2015 by in Experience AZ Magazine | Featured

The Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy pre-show Q-and-A series give you 10 questions of insight into your favorite comedians’ minds. At 17, Tom Rhodes took a fake ID and auditioned at the only comedy club, then, in Orlando, The Funny Farm. In the 1990s, he became the first comedian spokesperson to sign with Comedy Central.… Read More →

Artigue Agency appoints Megan Dean as account supervisor

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The Artigue Agency announced the appointment of Megan Dean as Account Supervisor. Dean joins the agency after 14 years of working in the corporate communications and marketing sector and has vast experience in internal and external communications, strategic planning, branding and event management. In her new role, Dean will manage the agency’s account team, which… Read More →

Generation Next: Banking

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Nathan Erickson, 36 Chief investment officer Miller Russell Associates, miller-russell.com Erickson’s success at Miller Russell Associates  can be directly attributed to not only his talent, but also to his ability to bring the firm’s values to life. He is constantly identifying innovative solutions and strategies to best serve its clients, and keeps the firm’s reputation as a trusted fiduciary at the forefront of… Read More →

Portland on the Park gains traction with larger units

Portland on the Park, the highly anticipated sister property to Downtown’s award winning Portland Place, has received significant interest from potential homebuyers with 25 units already reserved. The property also has noted a surge in requests for larger floor plans, and in response, has redesigned selected homes. This change led to the creation of four… Read More →

Scottsdale’s Sanctuary on Camelback offers a taste

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Those looking to kick the Sunday blues (or blow off some mid-week steam) can enjoy a taste of the good life at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain’s jade bar and elements restaurant. The resort’s chill beats and cool drinks are a natural winter antidote – available seven days a week. Monday through Sunday:  The Pour, jade bar’s premium daily happy hour… Read More →