Women In Business Archives

Burch & Cracchiolo Partners Named ‘Lawyers of the Year’

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Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. announced that two of its senior partners have been named Phoenix “’Lawyer of the Year” 2014 in their respective practice areas by US News Best Lawyers in America. Managing partner and firm president, Edwin C. “Ed” Bull has been selected in Phoenix Land Use & Zoning Law and Martha C. Patrick… Read More →

NB|AZ Hires New Senior Vice President

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National Bank of Arizona (NB|AZ) announced Bridget Cooney as its new senior vice president (SVP), retail banking group manager. Bridget brings more than 25 years of banking industry experience to her new position at NB|AZ. In her role as SVP, retail banking group manager, Cooney will be responsible for sales and service delivery at seventy-two… Read More →

NB|AZ Hires New Senior Vice President

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National Bank of Arizona (NB|AZ) announced Bridget Cooney as its new senior vice president (SVP), retail banking group manager. Bridget brings more than 25 years of banking industry experience to her new position at NB|AZ. In her role as SVP, retail banking group manager, Cooney will be responsible for sales and service delivery at seventy-two… Read More →

G&K Shareholder Recognized by State Bar

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Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A., a full service business law firm, announced that shareholder Jennifer A. Cranston has been selected as the 2013 Member of the Year for the Maricopa County Bar Association (MCBA). The Member of the Year award recognizes MCBA members who devote an exceptional amount of time and talent to the Association, the… Read More →

G&K Shareholder Recognized by State Bar

Jennifer Cranston Headshot

Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A., a full service business law firm, announced that shareholder Jennifer A. Cranston has been selected as the 2013 Member of the Year for the Maricopa County Bar Association (MCBA). The Member of the Year award recognizes MCBA members who devote an exceptional amount of time and talent to the Association, the… Read More →

Fisher & Phillips Adds Labor Law Attorney

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The law firm of Fisher & Phillips announced that Alanna R. Brook has joined the firm’s Phoenix office as a labor and employment law staff attorney.  An Arizona native, Alanna graduated cum laude from Tulane University with a degree in Russian Language. Prior to attending law school, Alanna served as Officer in the United States… Read More →

Fisher & Phillips Adds Labor Law Attorney

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The law firm of Fisher & Phillips announced that Alanna R. Brook has joined the firm’s Phoenix office as a labor and employment law staff attorney.  An Arizona native, Alanna graduated cum laude from Tulane University with a degree in Russian Language. Prior to attending law school, Alanna served as Officer in the United States… Read More →

MomDoc Surgeon named to Excellence Team

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Dr. Khai Ling Tan, of MomDoc Women For Women, is one of twelve surgeons who perform minimally invasive gynecological procedures to qualify for recognition in excellence in care. The surgeons completed a stringent evaluation process to show they meet established program requirements for providing safe gynecologic care with exceptional short and long term outcomes. The… Read More →

First Fidelity Bank names retail operations manager

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Lee R. Symcox, president and CEO of First Fidelity Bank, a locally owned full-service community bank, has announced the promotion of Dawn Malone to retail operations manager, banking officer. Malone will be responsible for coordination and oversight of First Fidelity Bank’s retail operation functions in the Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Okla. and Phoenix, Ariz. markets… Read More →

Gertsman Elected Actors Theatre Board President

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Renee Gertsman, a partner with Jaburg Wilk, has been elected President of the Actors Theatre Board of Directors for the 2013-14 season, which begins Oct. 25 with A Steady Rain. Gertsman will be joined on the executive committee by William Allison, vice president, an attorney with Gallagher & Kennedy; Cathiey Lanier Lemon, secretary, a community… Read More →

Rosati Named Healthcare 'Lawyer of the Year'

Kristen Rosati

Polsinelli placed 135 of its attorneys nationwide among those included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014. Eleven attorneys in the firm’s Phoenix office were selected, including first timer John Hebert, who was chosen in the category of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law. Kristen Rosati, a member of Polsinelli’s health care practice… Read More →

Rosati Named Healthcare ‘Lawyer of the Year’

Kristen Rosati

Polsinelli placed 135 of its attorneys nationwide among those included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014. Eleven attorneys in the firm’s Phoenix office were selected, including first timer John Hebert, who was chosen in the category of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law. Kristen Rosati, a member of Polsinelli’s health care practice… Read More →

Ronald McDonald House board adds Pixler Ryerson

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Carrie Pixler Ryerson, an attorney at Fennemore Craig in Phoenix, has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Phoenix. Ryerson practices in the area of labor and employment. She regularly represents employers before administrative agencies and courts, defending against discrimination and harassment claims, wrongful termination and wage and… Read More →

Brewer earns less than most governors

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Besides having one of the lowest governor’s salaries in the nation, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer also makes less than almost all of the state’s top administrative officials, according to a recent report. Brewer’s $95,000 annual salary was less than that of 44 other governors in 2013 and was topped by 37 Arizona administrators out of… Read More →

Mayer now Principal at PDO

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Interior architecture firm Phoenix Design One (PDO) has promoted Jennie Mayer to a principal. As such, she will join the three current principals — Fred Messner, Kerri Swischuk and Victoria Fearey — in helping build this 16-person firm’s brand, as well as managing the design team and client coordination. “I’ve always set my sights on… Read More →

John C. Lincoln offers state’s 1st Low Dose 3D mammograms

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John C. Lincoln’s Breast Health and Research Center in North Phoenix is now Arizona’s first site to offer low dose 3-D mammography, the latest innovation in breast cancer screening. The new low dose 3-D system from Hologic requires less compression time and reduces radiation exposure. It does this by creating 2-D images from the 3-D… Read More →

John C. Lincoln offers state's 1st Low Dose 3D mammograms

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John C. Lincoln’s Breast Health and Research Center in North Phoenix is now Arizona’s first site to offer low dose 3-D mammography, the latest innovation in breast cancer screening. The new low dose 3-D system from Hologic requires less compression time and reduces radiation exposure. It does this by creating 2-D images from the 3-D… Read More →

Key Muscheid Elected to the UMOM New Day Centers Board

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Fennemore Craig, one of the largest law firms in the Southwest, announced that Kendis Key Muscheid, a director at Fennemore Craig in the firm’s Phoenix office, has been elected to the Board of Directors for UMOM New Day Centers. Muscheid focuses her legal practice in the areas of nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations, charitable trusts, and… Read More →

Phoenix Doctor 1st in Arizona to utilize Innovative implant

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An innovative, first-of-its-kind MRI-safe neurostimulator recently released from Medtronic is now available in Arizona at Center for Pain and Supportive Care in Phoenix to patients suffering from chronic pain, but whose reoccurring need for MRI scans prohibited neurostimulation as a treatment option. Dr. Lisa Stearns considered the world’s leading physician in intrathecal drug delivery and… Read More →

Beth Jo Zeitzer – 50 Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

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Beth Jo Zeitzer – Founder and president, R.O.I. Properties Zeitzer, an attorney by training, has more than 20 years of experience in the legal and real estate industries. She has a strong background in the turnaround, repositioning and disposition of real estate assets, from single family residential to income producing properties of all types, including… Read More →

Mesa's TicketForce Celebrates 10 Years in Ticketing Technology

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In 10 years of business, Lynne King Smith and Brad Smith, co-founders of TicketForce, have successfully helped thousands of venues and promoters drastically increase ticketing revenues and control their patron data. Since its incorporation in 2003, TicketForce, a leading provider of ticketing solutions in the U.S. and Canada, has serviced over 3,000 venues and promoters… Read More →

Mesa’s TicketForce Celebrates 10 Years in Ticketing Technology

frequent flier miles - airline tickets to fulfill wishes

In 10 years of business, Lynne King Smith and Brad Smith, co-founders of TicketForce, have successfully helped thousands of venues and promoters drastically increase ticketing revenues and control their patron data. Since its incorporation in 2003, TicketForce, a leading provider of ticketing solutions in the U.S. and Canada, has serviced over 3,000 venues and promoters… Read More →

CEO Series: Beverly Damore

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Beverly Damore President and CEO St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance Question: How is being CEO of St. Mary’s Food Bank different from being CEO of a more traditional company? Damore: I don’t know if it is a whole lot different. In terms of being a nonprofit, we are beholden to our mission and beholden to… Read More →

CEO Series: Beverly Damore, St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance

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Beverly Damore President and CEO St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance Question: How is being CEO of St. Mary’s Food Bank different from being CEO of a more traditional company? Damore: I don’t know if it is a whole lot different. In terms of being a nonprofit, we are beholden to our mission and beholden to… Read More →