Arizona Biltmore Archives

Salvation Army celebrates 150th anniversary

by in AZ Business Magazine | Nonprofit

A crowd of more than 900 packed the Arizona Biltmore’s Frank Lloyd Wright Ballroom to celebrate the Salvation Army‘s 150th anniversary. William Booth’s mission was to help feed the hungry and homeless and lift up the thieves, prostitutes and drunkards who needed salvation in the abject poverty of London in 1865. As he helped people… Read More →

Flinn Foundation marks 50th anniversary with $1M gift

St Joseph's Hospital Phoenix  Front exterior
Photos by Dennis Scully of D Squared Productions inc

The Flinn Foundation has honored the legacy of Dr. Robert S. Flinn at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center with a $1 million gift to establish a cardiology fellowship program in his name. The grant to the Phoenix hospital was made in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the Foundation, created by Dr. Flinn… Read More →

Arizona Biltmore adds 3 new chefs

by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

The Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort has announced the appointment of a trio of new chefs – including Chefs de Cuisine for the main restaurants and a new pastry chef – who bring 53 years of culinary experience, insight and accomplishment to the dining operations at the historic Phoenix resort. Chris Vitanza is the… Read More →

Talking Stick Resort chefs featured in fundraiser

Right: Orange Sky Restaurant Chef Ron Dimas, Left: Executive Chef Tom Freimuth

Talking Stick Resort’s Executive Chef Tom Freimuth and Orange Sky Restaurant Chef Ron Dimas have been named the 2015 Honorary Chefs by March of Dimes Arizona. Each year, March of Dimes honors leading chefs who have donated their time and talents to support of the organization and Arizona’s babies. Talking Stick Resort, Freimuth and Dimas… Read More →

Robert Sarver honored for commitment to education

Robert Sarver

College Success Arizona announced that Robert Sarver, Chairman and CEO of Western Alliance Bancorporation, will be honored at the 2015 Leaders and Legends Celebration Luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015 in the Grand Ballroom of the Arizona Biltmore. Leaders and Legends is an annual fundraising luncheon honoring an Arizona community leader or organization, dedicated to… Read More →

Biltmore brings back ultimate driving experience

by in Blogs | Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

The Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort has brought back the super car ultimate driving experience – with even more high-gear excitement for 2015-2016. ”The Waldorf Astoria Driving Experience puts guests behind the wheel of some of the world’s most exclusive super cars on a thrilling Arizona driving tour, and for the second season the… Read More →

Arizona Biltmore plans season of ‘Winemaker Dinners’

by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

The Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort has been offering ‘Winemaker Dinners’ for more than a quarter of a century, evolving sophisticated culinary events like a wine being perfectly aged. For the 26th season of Winemaker Dinners, running from October 2015 through June 2016, 11 extravagant epicurean evenings are on the calendar at the legendary… Read More →

Platform Scottsdale: Ways to Beat the Heat with Visitors

Top 5 Taste of Arizona Tours (Spring-Summer 2012)

While most of us are looking to escape the heat and leave Arizona during the summer, some crazy loving family members still think it’s a great time to visit! Heck, flight prices are down and you can get some smoking deals on hotels, excursions, etc., so may as well prepare for a houseful of visitors!… Read More →

Dan Patrick headlines NAIOP Arizona event

by in AZRE Magazine | Events | Featured | Networking

Millions listen to Dan Patrick daily, now NAIOP Arizona has made it possible to you to hear him in person. NAIOP Arizona’s annual Signature Speaker Series Event will feature Patrick, one of the most accomplished, popular and versatile commentators in sports media. The event takes place April 30 from 3 p.m.-7 p.m. at the Arizona… Read More →

$600M sale of Ulthera named Deal of the Year for 2014

Matt Likens - AZ Business Magazine January/February 2012

The $600 million purchase of Mesa-based Ulthera, Inc. by German company Merz Pharma was selected as the 2014 Deal of the Year Award by the Association for Corporate Growth-Arizona Chapter. The “Deal of the Year” is an award given by the Arizona Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) to recognize a company or private equity firm for their accomplishments regarding a… Read More →

Cambridge Properties is listing agent for Biltmore project

Biltmore Commerce Center, WEB

Arizona’s No. 1 urban luxury broker has been named the exclusive listing agent for the much-anticipated final phase construction of Two Biltmore Estates. Keith Mishkin, founder of Cambridge Properties will offer the 15 homes as part of the final phase of two Biltmore’s palatial luxury enclave nestled within the iconic Arizona Biltmore neighborhood. “We are thrilled to… Read More →

Arizona-local celebrities dance for charity


Over 600,000 Arizonans are living with kidney disease. You can help raise awareness for the cause by cheering on local dancers as they strut their stuff at the National Kidney Foundation of Arizona’s 9th annual “Dancing with the Stars Arizona”. The charity dance competition will be held Friday, February 20, at the Arizona Biltmore. This… Read More →

Developer bringing 18 new homes to Arizona Biltmore


Renowned Arizona Biltmore father-and-son developer duo Sam Robinson and Taylor Robinson of Geneva Holdings has unveiled plans for the final phase of Two Biltmore Estates, the palatial luxury villa enclave nestled within the iconic Arizona Biltmore neighborhood. Geneva Holdings announces the kickoff of construction on Two Biltmore Estates, the final phase of luxury living within… Read More →

‘Spa Biltmore’ debuts after resort renovation


“The spa has been transformed with changes from our name and ambiance to our innovative treatment menu and wellness concepts,” explained our Director of Spa and Recreation Leslie Johnson.  “Our guests will find a new resource to be inspired, be active and be well.” A floor-to-ceiling remodeling of the interior created a comfortable and soothing… Read More →