Events Archives

Why it’s good business to hire veterans

123rf.com: Oleg Dudko

No more excuses – hiring veterans is good for your business. More than half of U.S. businesses don’t have formal programs in place to hire military veterans, and unemployment among veterans is still higher than in the general population. That’s an opportunity for savvy employers who need to grow their teams, and understand that hiring… Read More →

BestCompaniesAZ hosts military career event

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Register now for the 2016 BestCompaniesAZ Military Career Event, taking place on Wed., Feb. 17, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at North Phoenix Baptist Church Conference Center, 5757 N. Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ, 85012. Attendance is free. Advance registration is required at http://bit.ly/BCAZMilitary16. Career opportunities and resources are being offered at this free event, which is open to all active-duty… Read More →

Meet the Industry Leaders of Arizona

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The CEOs and CFOs of Arizona’s most dynamic and innovative companies are coming together for the 2016 Industry Leaders of Arizona (ILoA) Awards, a night of networking and celebration.  Each year, Az Business magazine presents the Industry Leaders of Arizona Awards, which recognize the contributions and impact of Arizona‐based companies on both the economy of Arizona and in… Read More →

ACC Awards honor Arizona’s top in-house attorneys

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Effective corporate counsel has never been more important than it is in Arizona’s evolving knowledge-based economy. Thursday night, before a sold-out crowd at The Camby/Autograph Collection Hotel (formerly the Ritz-Carlton), Az Business magazine recognized the important and vital role that in-house counsel plays in the success of a business with the Arizona Corporate Counsel Awards (ACC… Read More →

ASU’s Project Humanities will host Ruth Pointer

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How does one find humanity in sex, drugs and rock and roll? Well, Grammy artist and singer Ruth Pointer is going to give it the old college try and explain it in her own words, and in person. ASU’s Project Humanities is hosting “A Conversation with Ruth Pointer of the Pointer Sisters” as part of its spring… Read More →

State Farm plans to hire 1,000 new employees

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State Farm will be holding a Career Fair January 12, to help fill openings for its expansion in the greater Phoenix area. The company will hire up to 1000 employees in the first half of 2016 and additional hiring will continue throughout the year. The one-day Career Fair will focus on generating a candidate pool… Read More →

Humana hosting job fair, looks to hire 50

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Humana Inc. is hiring more than 50 new, full-time jobs this month. Humana Pharmacy, Humana’s mail order pharmacy service, is hiring 40 pharmacy technicians and pharmacy tech-in-training positions at its southwest Phoenix office. The company is also hiring for nine packing and shipping roles and a handful of other roles. Humana is hosting a job fair… Read More →

East Valley Partnership hosts Economic Forum Dec. 3

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PHX East Valley, a national initiative led by the East Valley Partnership to improve business and quality of life in the East Valley region of Greater Phoenix, is offering an economic forum at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 3 at Marriott Phoenix Mesa, 200 N. Centennial Way. Attendees of the economic forum event will learn about… Read More →

AzBIA event can help start-ups, co-working programs

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The Arizona Business Incubation Association (AzBIA) is holding a “Globalization of Innovation” event this Friday, November 20th at the historic DeSoto Central Market in Phoenix.  The event hopes to build on Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton’s Mexico trip, and the state’s push to promote international trade.  The event is for both AzBIA members and non-members. to register, click here. Here is the agenda: 7:30AM… Read More →

Colliers’ ASU-UA survey turns into Duel in the Desert

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by in AZRE Magazine | Events | In The Spotlight

Colliers International in Greater Phoenix conducted an unscientific survey of whether it has more ASU or U of A fans in advance of the annual football matchup, to be held this year on Nov. 21 at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe. The result turned into another Duel in the Desert with Ramey Peru, who served as UofA’s punter from… Read More →

Nominations open for BBB’s Torch Awards for Ethics

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Better Business Bureau Foundation is asking for the public’s help in nominating companies to honor at its 15th Annual Torch Awards for Ethics (formerly BBB Business Ethics Awards). Nominations will be accepted through Friday, December 4, 2015. To nominate a company, visit ethics.arizonabbb.org and click on the “Nominate a Business/Charity” link. Over the years, BBB has… Read More →

IPA takes home 11 GLAStar Awards

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by in AZRE Magazine | Events | In The Spotlight

IPA Management was recognized by the Property Management Association of Michigan as Management Company of the Year for a sixth time. The GLAStar Awards, an annual industry event, was held Friday, October 9 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center in East Lansing, Mich. IPA received 10 additional awards including: Assistant Manager of the Year,… Read More →

TGen fundraiser helps children with rare disorders

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The 3rd annual “Mito What?” barbecue and concert, a fundraiser for TGen’s Center for Rare Childhood Disorders, is set for 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Monastery in Mesa. The fundraising event for Phoenix-based non-profit TGen, the Translational Genomics Research Institute, is sponsored by Jayse’s Mito Rascals, Supporting Mitochondrial Disease Research. Mitochondrial diseases result from failures… Read More →

Former MLB wife shares story, helps good cause

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PITCH4KIDZ, a nonprofit organization that facilitates the emotional healing of children, will host their 2nd Annual fundraising dinner on Sunday, November 15, 2015 at the Camelback Inn located at 5402 Lincoln Drive in Scottsdale from 5:30 p.m.to 8:30 p.m. The event promises to be one of the Valley’s premiere charity events, welcoming some of the… Read More →