2013 Archives

John C. Lincoln Desert Volunteers honored

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In recognition of the significant difference they make in the community, the Desert Mission volunteers of the John C. Lincoln Health Network have been chosen as a winner of the 2013 American Hospital Association’s Hospital Awards for Volunteer Excellence (HAVE). The national HAVE Award recognizes volunteers who provide leadership in community outreach, particularly with innovative… Read More →

2013 Top Lawyers list: Business/corporate law

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Az Business magazine’s 2013 top lawyer list was created after the editorial department asked Arizona law firms to nominate their two best attorneys from 16 different categories for consideration. Those nominees were put on a ballot and were voted on by their peers in the legal community and the readers of Az Business magazine to… Read More →

2013 Top Lawyers list: Bankruptcy/reorganization

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Az Business magazine’s 2013 top lawyer list was created after the editorial department asked Arizona law firms to nominate their two best attorneys from 16 different categories for consideration. Those nominees were put on a ballot and were voted on by their peers in the legal community and the readers of Az Business magazine to… Read More →

Phoenix IDA Names 2013 Board Officers

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The Phoenix IDA, a prominent industrial development authority established in 1981 to assist economic and community impact enterprises, announces the election of its 2013 board officers.  Bruce Mosby is president of the board; Donald Keuth is vice-president; Tommy Espinoza is treasurer; and Christa Severns is secretary of the Phoenix IDA board for a one-year term… Read More →

Scottsdale Builder Wins 4th straight Eliant Award

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Eliant recently announced Rosewood Homes as winner of the 2013 “Homebuyers’ Choice Award” for providing the “Best Overall Purchase and Ownership Experience” in North America. Rosewood was also recognized again for having the highest “First Year Quality” rating. This is the first time a homebuilder has been honored in four consecutive years and Rosewood Homes… Read More →

D-backs announce 2013 promotional schedule

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The Arizona Diamondbacks have announced the 2013 promotional schedule, which includes three bobbleheads, a Wade Miley Garden Gnome and more than a dozen additional promotional items throughout the season. Individual tickets for each of these games, including Opening Day on April 1 vs. the St. Louis Cardinals, will go on sale on Mar. 4. Tickets… Read More →

‘Top Lawyer’ voting nears end

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Readers have only two days left to vote for Az Business magazine’s “Top Lawyers List.” To vote, simply go here: Top Lawyers The 2013 list will run in both the March 2013 issue of Az Business magazine, as well as the 2013 edition of Ranking Arizona. You can vote for attorneys who were nominated in… Read More →

Governor’s task force making right moves on sales tax

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One of the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s top legislative priorities for 2013 is to simplify our state’s sales tax system.  Our sales tax is so complicated that you might be surprised to learn that Arizona does not technically have a sales tax. Rather, we have a transaction privilege tax (TPT), something that requires… Read More →

Polsinelli Shughart Elects 21 New Shareholders for 2013

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Polsinelli Shughart congratulates 21 of its attorneys elected to shareholder from our Chicago, Denver, Kansas City, Phoenix, and St. Louis offices effective November 1, 2012. The firm is committed to the development of its attorneys and ongoing growth to better serve clients. “We’re pleased to recognize and reward our new shareholders for their hard work… Read More →

Arizona SciTech Festival Opens Call for 2013 Events

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Through a partnership formed between Arizona Science Center,  Arizona State University, Arizona Technology Council Foundation and the Arizona Commerce Authority, the Arizona SciTech Festival is gearing up for its second annual event designed to excite and inform Arizonans of all ages about how science, technology and innovation affects their everyday lives and will expand their… Read More →

Survey Projects Pay Increases Across Arizona in 2013

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Mountain States Employers Council (MSEC), a leader in human resource and employment law services for the business community, announced the findings of its recent employee pay projections survey and found that Arizona employers are anticipating a 2.8 percent pay increase in 2013. The projected increase is higher than the 2.4 percent projected increase for 2012.… Read More →

NASCAR Mexico Series will race at PIR in 2013

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The most popular motorsports series in Mexico will make its U.S. debut next season at Phoenix International Raceway, according to an Associated Press report. The NASCAR Toyota Series will run at Phoenix on March 1 in conjunction with the Sprint Cup, Nationwide and K&N West Series. The race will be the 2013 season opener for… Read More →