Best of the Best Awards 2011, AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011

Best of the Best Awards 2011: Retail

Winner: Scottsdale Fashion Square

Scottsdale Fashion Square, AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011 Scottsdale Fashion Square is the premier regional shopping center in the Southwest, attracting visitors who seek quality sophistication and selection. An unparalleled retail experience, Scottsdale Fashion Square has a unique style and atmosphere that makes it Arizona’s epicenter of elite and first-to-market brands. Comprised of more than 240 shops and restaurants, the center boasts nearly 50 stores exclusive to Arizona, including Neiman Marcus, Barneys New York, Ted Baker, Tory Burch, David Yurman, Omega and Kate Spade. Scottsdale Fashion Square also offers a multitude of dining options, including Modern Steak, Fred’s at Barneys New York, Marcella’s Italian Kitchen and more.
Year Est: 1961
Total SQFT: 1.8M
Principal(s): Westcor
Scottsdale Fashion Square Logo, Best of the Best 2011, Retail 7014 E. Camelback Rd., #590
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Finalist: Molina Fine Jewelers

Molina Fine Jewelers, AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011 History is filled with examples of companies that have experienced incredible growth during periods of financial and economic unrest. Molina Fine Jewelers is committed to continuing its strong growth by nurturing and living the corporate values that have served Molina so well since its inception in 1987. Molina has adopted nine non-negotiable corporate values: 1) Do the right thing; 2) Help one another; 3) Deliver legendary service … the WOW Factor; 4) Produce quality always; 5) Exceed expectations … “Never Say No” attitude; 6) Embrace change; 7) Accept social responsibility; 8 ) Earn a reasonable profit; 9) Do what others are not willing to do. These values are the foundation for what Molina is and does.
Year Est: 1987
AZ Staff: 48
Principals: Al Molina, Owner;
Bryan Greenwood, COO
Molina Fine Jewelers Logo, Best of the Best 2011, Retail 3134 E. Camelback Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85016

Finalist: Camelback Volkswagen Subaru Mazda

Camelback Volkswagen Subaru Mazda, AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011 Camelback Volkswagen Subaru and Mazda never forgets that it is all about the customer. It has imbedded this philosophy within its staff and processes. For example, its five-day “no hassle” return policy sets Camelback Volkswagen apart from other dealers. You can literally bring the car back with no questions asked. The Camelback Volkswagen team is led by Mark Exposito, who has been a part of the dealership for more than 13 years. He continues to improve the way Camelback Volkswagen does business. His goal is to develop a dealership that has customers for life and not just a single visit. With his vision, Camelback Volkswagen is confident it will thrive in this ever-changing world.
Year Est: 1989
Cars Sold: 2,376
Principal(s): Mark Exposito,
Larry Van Tuyl
Camelback Volkswagen Subaru Mazda Logo, Best of the Best 2011, Retail 1499 E. Camelback Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85014

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