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D-backs' CEO Honored With APS Peacemaker Award

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September 6, 2013 by in Business News | Energy | Sports

Arizona Diamondbacks President & CEO Derrick Hall was honored earlier today with the APS Peacemaker Award at Valle Del Sol’s  Profiles of Success at the Phoenix Convention Center. The annual award recognizes a community leader who significantly impacts the lives of many in a positive way by promoting peace and well-being. “It is a great… Read More →

Cardinals to Host Game Day Parties at Westgate

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September 5, 2013 by in Business News | Events | Sports

The Arizona Cardinals and Westgate Entertainment District have teamed up this season to host a fan-friendly, Cardinals pre-game party before every home game at Westgate’s WaterDance Plaza, adjacent to the $6 million Bellagio-esque dancing fountains starting with the team’s home opener vs. Detroit on Sept. 15. The pre-game festivities will begin three hours before kickoff… Read More →

D-backs’ Goldschmidt Graduates From University of Phoenix

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Arizona Diamondbacks All-Star first baseman and N.L. MVP candidate Paul Goldschmidt has officially graduated from the University of Phoenix with a bachelor’s of science degree in management. The National League leader in home runs and RBI had been taking classes throughout his first two full seasons in the Major Leagues. “This was always something I… Read More →

D-backs' Goldschmidt Graduates From University of Phoenix

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Arizona Diamondbacks All-Star first baseman and N.L. MVP candidate Paul Goldschmidt has officially graduated from the University of Phoenix with a bachelor’s of science degree in management. The National League leader in home runs and RBI had been taking classes throughout his first two full seasons in the Major Leagues. “This was always something I… Read More →

NFL’s Drew Brees Challenges Phoenix

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Today marks the launch of the 4th Super Service Challenge, which is hosted by Companies With A Mission (CWAM) and The Brees Dream Foundation. These two organizations will come together to award over $1,000,000 amongst hundreds of charities nationwide as part of the 2013 Super Service Challenge. The Super Service Challenge is an initiative orchestrated… Read More →

NFL's Drew Brees Challenges Phoenix

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Today marks the launch of the 4th Super Service Challenge, which is hosted by Companies With A Mission (CWAM) and The Brees Dream Foundation. These two organizations will come together to award over $1,000,000 amongst hundreds of charities nationwide as part of the 2013 Super Service Challenge. The Super Service Challenge is an initiative orchestrated… Read More →

D-backs’ CEO Honored By PRSA

Evening on the Diamond Presented by University of Phoenix

Arizona Diamondbacks President & CEO Derrick Hall was honored with the prestigious Phoenix Award by the Phoenix Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). The honor recognizes a CEO, business leader or community leader who has elevated the best practices of public relations. “I am deeply honored, humbled and moved by this award,”… Read More →

D-backs' CEO Honored By PRSA

Evening on the Diamond Presented by University of Phoenix

Arizona Diamondbacks President & CEO Derrick Hall was honored with the prestigious Phoenix Award by the Phoenix Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). The honor recognizes a CEO, business leader or community leader who has elevated the best practices of public relations. “I am deeply honored, humbled and moved by this award,”… Read More →

Brazil's Olympic athletes to train in Flagstaff

Flagstaff, Scottsdale CVB - AZ Business Magazine January/February 2012
August 30, 2013 by in Featured | Sports

Hypo2, the Flagstaff based high altitude training company, recently signed an agreement with the Brazilian Olympic Committee, hosts for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, to coordinate training camps for Brazil’s Olympic athletes. Over the next three years, leading up to the 2016 games many athletes from “Time Brasil,” the Brazilian Olympic team,… Read More →

Brazil’s Olympic athletes to train in Flagstaff

Flagstaff, Scottsdale CVB - AZ Business Magazine January/February 2012
August 30, 2013 by in Featured | Sports

Hypo2, the Flagstaff based high altitude training company, recently signed an agreement with the Brazilian Olympic Committee, hosts for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, to coordinate training camps for Brazil’s Olympic athletes. Over the next three years, leading up to the 2016 games many athletes from “Time Brasil,” the Brazilian Olympic team,… Read More →

Mercury will host 'Race to the Playoffs'

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As the Phoenix Mercury races to the ultimate finish line, a third WNBA Championship, the team invites fans and Valley residents to “Run With Us” into the 2013 WNBA Playoffs by participating in the team’s inaugural “Race to the Playoffs” 5K walk/run on September 14.   The race begins at 7 a.m. The race will start… Read More →

Mercury will host ‘Race to the Playoffs’

Mercury welcome Brittney Griner

As the Phoenix Mercury races to the ultimate finish line, a third WNBA Championship, the team invites fans and Valley residents to “Run With Us” into the 2013 WNBA Playoffs by participating in the team’s inaugural “Race to the Playoffs” 5K walk/run on September 14.   The race begins at 7 a.m. The race will start… Read More →

What do golf and surgery have in common?

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Imagine sinking chip shots on three of the world’s most famous golf courses while chipping in to help fund a high-tech hybrid operating suite at Banner Boswell Medical Center. How’s it possible you ask? Sun Health Foundation and Arrowhead Lexus have joined forces to sell drawing tickets for a chance to play in the 2013… Read More →

Mercury, APS team up for 'Green Night'

Mercury welcome Brittney Griner

The Phoenix Mercury and Arizona Public Service (APS) will host their annual “Green Night” on Wednesday, August 14 when the team takes on the Indiana Fever at US Airways Center. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. US Airways Center will be powered by renewable energy from APS. The Mercury purchased 42,000 kilowatt-hours of green energy,… Read More →