Women In Business Archives

Valley Partnership leaders named to state water group

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Gov. Doug Ducey appointed the CEO and a board member of Valley Partnership, Monday, to the newly-formed Water Augmentation Council. Cheryl Lombard, CEO and president, and Arizona State Land Commissioner and Valley Partnership Board Members Lisa Atkins were appointed to the council, which will investigate long-term water augmentation strategies and more. “Water issues are a… Read More →

Sierra Tucson names director of Eating Recovery Program

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Sierra Tucson, appointed Gayle Masterson, MD, as the director of its residential Eating Recovery Program. Masterson employs and evidence-based approach to her patients while providing the best possible care. She brings 17 years of psychiatry and eating disorder experience. “I strive to achieve patient wellness and satisfaction through education, healing and compassion,” Masterson said. Masterson earned… Read More →

Here are the Top 10 stories of 2015

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Here are the Top 10 stories of 2015, based strictly on the number of readers on azbigmedia.com. The Top 10 stories of 2015 are not based on newsworthiness or importance — although each of these stories are important and newsworthy — but by the sheer number of azbigmedia.com readers who took the time to read the story.… Read More →

Polsinelli attorney will serve on MPEXA board

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The Metropolitan Phoenix Export Alliance selected Polsinelli Attorney Melissa Miller Proctor to serve on its working board. Proctor has spent her career handling international trade, import and export legal matters for companies throughout the United States. She is excited to be a part of efforts to support the greater Phoenix metro area in becoming a hub… Read More →

Dawn Nagle will lead Metro Phoenix Export Alliance

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In partnership with the Arizona Small Business Association (ASBA), Metro Phoenix Export Alliance (MPEXA) has hired Dawn Nagle as Director. Nagle will oversee the MPEXA initiatives, identifying exporting pathways for Arizona businesses. She brings a strong background in exporting, previously serving as Trade Commissioner with the Canadian Consulate in Phoenix and many years in global technology… Read More →

Quarles & Brady earns pro bono service award

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The law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP recently announced its Phoenix and Tucson offices have been honored with the Arizona State Bar’s Bankruptcy Section Distinguished Pro Bono Service Award. In celebration of national Pro Bono Week, the bankruptcy section of the Arizona State Bar gives out awards to individuals or groups that are active in bankruptcy pro bono service in… Read More →

Engel & Völkers Scottsdale adds 3 advisors

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Engel & Völkers Scottsdale has grown its residential real estate team with the addition of three advisors. Marcy Scott, Mark Crane and Jennifer Deurloo will join the acclaimed Scottsdale firm in serving the prestigious neighborhoods of Gainey Ranch, Paradise Valley, North Scottsdale, Silverleaf, and DC Ranch. Marcy Scott, advisor, Engel & Völkers Scottsdale, specializes in… Read More →

Nicole Stanton elected to American Law Institute

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The law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Phoenix office managing partner Nicole Stanton has been elected to the American Law Institute (ALI), which works to clarify, modernize, and improve the law. As a member of the ALI, Stanton will have the opportunity to influence the development of the law with fellow judges, attorneys and academics through legal reform… Read More →

Quarles & Brady adds Andrea Landeen to staff

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The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Andrea “Andy” Landeen has joined the firm’s Phoenix office in its Restructuring, Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights Group. Landeen focuses primarily on the representation of lenders and other creditors in pre- and post-judgment litigation. Her practice emphasizes litigation including commercial contracts, deeds of trust, enforcement of promissory notes, personal and commercial guaranties,… Read More →

Nicole Stanton earns Community Champion Award

Nicole Stanton is managing partner of Quarles & Brady's Phoenix office.

The law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Phoenix office managing partner Nicole Stanton has been honored with Support My Club’s first-ever “Community Champion” Award for her work to help the organization ensure Arizona students have the opportunity to pursue their hopes, dreams and aspirations through participation in extracurricular activities. A former Seed Spot… Read More →

Fennemore Craig attorneys honored as Benchmark Litigation Stars

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Fennemore Craig announced six attorneys in the firm’s Phoenix office have been named 2016 Benchmark Litigation ­ Litigation Stars in Arizona. The attorneys recognized are Amy Abdo, Christopher Callahan, Andrew Federhar, Todd Kartchner, Douglas Northup and Cathy Reece. “We continuously strive to provide the highest level of service to our clients,” said Steve Good, Fennemore… Read More →

UA, Banner adds Dr. Zoe González-Garciá

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The University of Arizona Department of Pediatrics and Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center has added the new faculty member Zoe González-Garciá, MD, assistant professor, to the Division of Endocrinology. As a pediatric endocrinologist, Dr. González-Garciá will provide care for children suffering from endocrine disorders, such as type 1 diabetes, thyroid problems, hypoglycemia and obesity, among others. She will care for… Read More →

UA’s Dr. Jeannie Lee named Geriatrician of the Year

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Jeannie K. Lee, PharmD, assistant head of the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and an associate professor in the same department, has been named the 2015 Geriatrician of the Year by the Arizona Geriatrics Society. Each year, the AzGS recognizes and honors exemplary and outstanding health-care professionals who are passionate… Read More →

ESI Ergonomic Solutions creates efficient workplace

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A few simple tweaks to the design of an office space can make all the difference when it comes to employee productivity. Mesa-based ESI Ergonomic Solutions CEO Carol Keogh has launched a national campaign called “Workspaceology,” which focuses on the science of workplace design as it relates to company culture and how designing a workplace that… Read More →