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W. P. Carey helps you become part of ‘big data’ team

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As jobs boom in the area of “big data,” there’s a need that hasn’t really been addressed. About 85 percent of Fortune 500 companies are planning for or already executing big-data initiatives. However, while some degree programs already exist to help train the actual data scientists – those who sort through and analyze the mountains… Read More →

ACG names finalists for ‘Deal of the Year’

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Three finalists have been named for an award recognizing the most significant mergers and acquisitions transactions in Arizona. The “Deal of the Year” is an award given by the Arizona Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) to recognize a company or private equity firm for their accomplishments regarding a merger, acquisition or capital market transaction.  The award will recognize a… Read More →

IO expands corporate office to SkySong

IO, a leading data center services company, is unveiling its new corporate office space at SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center. IO will move into nearly 15,000-square-feet of space with an open, collaborative environment for about 80 Arizona-based corporate employees. IO, the second-largest private data center company in the world, operates six state-of-the-art data centers in Arizona, Ohio, New Jersey, Singapore and London. IO utilizes… Read More →

Emailage raises $3.8 million to help prevent fraud

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Phoenix-based Emailage, the leader in fraud prevention, today announced it has received $3.8 million in funding led by Felicis Ventures. Since its founding in 2012, Emailage has tripled revenues year over year and helped hundreds of customers protect against various types of fraud: transaction, account opening, account takeover and loyalty. As online transactions grow globally, fraud… Read More →

Red Sky Solutions opens new Arizona office

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Red Sky Solutions, a leader in customized IT solutions, announced today that it has opened a new office in Arizona and has appointed industry veteran Don Shilliday as Director of Sales and Operations for Arizona and the Southwest region. Shilliday has more than 20 years sales and customer service experience in the IT field. In his… Read More →

Valley startup eVisit appoints 2 directors

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eVisit, a telemedicine software company focused on transforming patient engagement and continuity of care, has added three new members to its rapidly growing team: Jacob Boddeker, Director of Product; Teresa Iafolla, Content Marketing Manager; and Brooke Watton, Director of Client Success. Though eVisit is only a year old, it’s growing fast. The startup seeks to… Read More →

Identi-Kit Solutions releases new facial composite software

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Identi-Kit® 7 HD software is the most advanced facial composite sketch solution and represents a major improvement in features and functions. Intuitively designed interface includes a wizard to create an initial draft sketch on the expanded workspace. Changes to a facial feature can be previewed on the browser bar feature, which can be scaled to… Read More →

Avnet Promotes Nicole Enright to VP of HR

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Avnet, Inc., a leading global technology distributor, today announced that it named Nicole Enright as its vice president of corporate human resources. Enright will be responsible for helping Avnet attract, engage, develop and reward the diverse workforce of Avnet’s information technology (IT), finance and legal teams. Additionally, Enright will manage Avnet’s human resources teams in… Read More →

ASU study reveals formula for app success

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Americans love our smartphones, and we’re constantly downloading more apps to use on them. So, how do you know which apps are going to be the most worthwhile to get — the ones that will ultimately be the best sellers? A new study from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University… Read More →

Stanton helps Phoenix kick off ‘Startup Week’

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 →

GoDaddy hires new SVP of digital identity

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GoDaddy, the world’s largest technology provider dedicated to small businesses, has named Lauren Antonoff, a highly respected software industry veteran, as Senior Vice President of Digital Identity. Antonoff bolsters GoDaddy’s management team with considerable experience building easy-to-use software that helps people get their best work done. Antonoff joins GoDaddy from Microsoft where she has been… Read More →

WGM expands cyber security efforts

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Recognizing and responding to growing online threats and information security breaches, WGM Associates, a Scottsdale-based information technology consulting, security and application development firm, has expanded its information security services and added key talent to manage the increased demand for cyber-related management and IT services. WGM Managed Information Security Services will enhance WGM’s focus on intelligence-driven… Read More →

Pango pay-by-phone app now available for Phoenix parking

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Mayor Greg Stanton, City Councilmembers, representatives from Pango USA and the business community gathered today in downtown Phoenix to announce the Pango pay-by-phone app for on-street parking is now available in Phoenix. “This cutting-edge innovation is helping to create a great urban core in Phoenix that makes life easier for our residents and businesses, and… Read More →

Gateway Golf Group launches new website

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Gateway Golf Group, an industry leader in charity golf event management, fundraising and promotional products, announced the launch of their new website – www.gatewaygolfgroup.com.  This platform offers clients a single-vendor solution to effectively create, develop and manage successful, cost-effective golf events. A turnkey solution for individuals, businesses, charities and non-profit organizations, the site offers a… Read More →