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ASU alumnus brings pre-made martini brand to Arizona

pre-made martini

Arizona State University alumnus Eric Gichner used his business finance degree to outline a career plan with his wife Jackie Gichner to start their own dirty martini business called Vitani. “I haven’t seen anything in the country like this, which is how we got the idea to start this business,” Eric Gichner said. “The prepared-alcohol… Read More →

Uptown Plaza welcomes Muse Apparel as their first new tenant

Photo by Vintage Partners

Uptown Plaza, the landmark shopping center at the intersection of Central Ave. & Camelback Rd., has announced the grand opening of its first new tenant, Muse Apparel, since kicking off a wall-to-wall renovation in mid-2014. Opening just in time to celebrate Uptown Plaza’s 60th Anniversary tomorrow, August 25, 2015, this popular 10-year-old local women’s clothing boutique recently relocated… Read More →

Regional And Scottsdale Wineries 101: Learn All About Your Favorites

Scottsdale, Regional Wineries
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We all know that Scottsdale is full of fabulous eats, but there is also much to be said for the growing portfolio of fine wines popping up at your friendly, neighborhood resorts, bistros, bars and even breweries. Why not take some time to learn more about some of the up-and-comers to the area? Below, we… Read More →