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Perkins Coie Phoenix office attains Chambers honors

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Perkins Coie announced that it has again been ranked by Chambers & Partners, publishers of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, as one of the top law firms in the United States.  For 2015, the firm is recognized in 40 practice areas and increased individual attorney recognition to 131 attorneys from 128 attorneys. Of… Read More →

Sky Harbor Business Park has a new spec building

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Sun State Builders announced the completion of another speculative development project.  Sun State Builders, Eastgroup Properties and Butler Design Group teamed up to construct the industrial spec building located in Sky Harbor Business Park at 1725 E. University Dr. The team utilized the City of Phoenix self-certification program to expedite the permitting process. The 31,410… Read More →

Vince opens first Arizona store at Scottsdale Quarter

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Scottsdale Quarter announced Vince opened its first retail location in Arizona on May 15. Signature design elements include bright brass fixtures and our Mondrian-inspired grey felted wall with brass Vince logo, as well as cozy grey flannel-upholstered furniture, Corian fixtures and touches of walnut wood. It is reflective of the design concept seen at Vince’s… Read More →

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck earns Chambers rankings

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Publisher Chambers & Partners recognized John C. West, a shareholder in Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck’s Phoenix office, in its annual Chambers USA Guide as a Recognized Practitioner in healthcare.  Chambers & Partners has a staff of more than 100 full-time researchers who develop rankings of lawyers and practices based on written submissions provided by law… Read More →

Chambers USA: Ryley Carlock & Applewhite

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Ryley Carlock & Applewhite announced that four practices and 11 attorneys have been ‎recognized in the 2015 edition of Chambers USA. Shareholder Sheryl Sweeney received a coveted Band 1 ranking in Environment: Water Rights. The firm’s Arizona Labor & Employment practice also received a Band 1 ranking. The four practice areas recognized include:‎ Arizona Labor… Read More →

Royal Palms launches ‘Live on the Lawn’ music series

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Royal Palms Resort and Spa, A Destination Hotel, will kick off the “Live on the Lawn, Summer Music Series” to celebrate each of the hottest summer holidays – Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day.  The free, three-part event begins this weekend and will be hosted under the stars on the picturesque Vernadero Lawn overlooking… Read More →

Valley designer coins ‘She Space’ for female man cave

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For decades, we have been designing ‘Man Caves’ where men relish the privacy of their men-centric rooms to engage in hobbies, socialize, play games and watch sports. Local multidisciplinary designer, Yvette Craddock, coins the term “She Space” to describe spaces for woman to engage in craft activities, calming fitness or cocktails with girlfriends. The idea… Read More →

Quarles & Brady attorney helps lead Special Olympics

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The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that David E. Funkhouser III, a partner in the firm’s Phoenix office, has been appointed Chair of the Grants, Corporate Sponsorships and In-Kind Donations Committee for the Special Olympics Arizona (SOAZ) Development Team. In this role, Funkhouser will focus on cultivating current relationships, as well… Read More →

Arizona invests $1 billion in college savings

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The Arizona Family College Savings (529) Program has officially surpassed $1 billion in assets. This major milestone comes just 16 years after the first account was opened in 1999. Today the program comprises more than 75,000 savings accounts intended for the college expenses of future students. The Arizona Family College Savings Plan is a state… Read More →

Barrow Neurosurgical Associates appoints new CEO

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Barrow Neurosurgical Associates (BNA), the largest physician-owned neurosurgical and spine practice in Arizona, has appointed John Kinna as Chief Executive Officer. “Kinna brings strong leadership skills and the experience and knowledge necessary to help Barrow Neurosurgical Associates achieve success,” said Robert Spetzler, MD, president of BNA. “He will help us aim to position ourselves as… Read More →

Silicon Valley’s Wasabi Ventures heads to Scottsdale

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Wasabi Ventures, an early stage venture capital firm, announced today the formal launch of its operations in Arizona. After a nine-month due diligence process, Arizona was selected as the most promising location for a new office by the bi-coastal firm that has existing offices in Silicon Valley, Greater Boston, and Baltimore. “We see great potential… Read More →

Calico the Band will play the MIM in June

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What better way to treat your ears than with some California country music sung by three of the most amazing voices you’ll hear? Calico the Band will be playing the MIM MusicTheater in Phoenix on Saturday, June 6th. Calico the Band is Kirsten Proffit, Manda Mosher, and Aubrey Richmond. All are great and dedicated musicians, each with accomplished… Read More →

TREO widens focus, changes its name to Sun Corridor Inc.

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Tucson Regional Economic Opportunities, Inc. (TREO) today announces that the organization will expand its footprint across Southern Arizona, changing its name to Sun Corridor Inc. TREO has been providing economic development support for the entire Southern Arizona megaregion for several years, assisting in key expansions of several employers, advocating for military installations, including Ft. Huachuca;… Read More →

CityScape hosts U2 ‘It’s A Beautiful Day Block Party’

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“It’s a beautiful day!” That’s right, U2 is coming to town and this weekend CityScape Phoenix is throwing the unofficial welcoming of the band with the “It’s a Beautiful Day Block Party”. During the two-night, pre-concert block party at  Patriots Park at CityScape and LUSTRE Bar at Kimpton’s Hotel Palomar Phoenix, guests will enjoy live… Read More →