Arizona Biltmore Archives

Don’t want to cook? 9 spots for Thanksgiving feasts

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine

If you’re still trying to make plans for this Thanksgiving, here’s a list of restaurants and resorts that might interest those trying to avoid cooking up their own feasts: Talking Stick Resort – Thanksgiving Day Special Five of the Talking Stick Resort‘s restaurants are offering special menus on Thanksgiving Day, such as roasted turkey with stuffed… Read More →

Economic experts expect steady growth, low unemployment for 2017

Downtown Phoenix, Photo: Flickr, squeaks2569

Steady, improving employment numbers at both the local and national levels are the highlight of an ongoing, eight-year economic recovery, which saw unemployment as high as 10 percent. With unemployment hovering around 5 percent now, top Valley economists say this is likely “as good as it’s going to get” recovery-wise for the foreseeable future. Economists… Read More →

The Camby Hotel heats up with summer packages

Camby Hotel

Autograph Collection’s The Camby Hotel, located in the heart of the Phoenix Biltmore area, is offering playful packages and entertainment for locals and travelers that are exactly like nothing else to celebrate its first summer. Opened in December 2015, The Camby is the first hotel in Arizona to be a part of Autograph Collection Hotels – Marriott International’s… Read More →

ASBA hosts 2016 Small Business Administration Awards

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The Arizona Small Business Association (ASBA) will be hosting the 2016 Small Business Administration Awards at its 23rd Annual Enterprise Business Awards Luncheon, part of the Arizona Small Business Conference on May 5th. The event will be at the Arizona Biltmore at  2400 E. Missouri Ave., Phoenix 85016 from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The luncheon… Read More →

Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas names new chef

Hilton Scottsdale Resort

The Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas announced that Patrick Doyle has joined the resort as executive chef. Doyle brings more than two decades of experience, most recently as the Chef de Cuisine and executive chef at the Arizona Biltmore. Chef Doyle’s appointment comes during the resort and restaurant’s renovation. The refresh of the BlueFire Grille,… Read More →

White Christmas event will benefit Ryan House

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As the weather finally begins to cool in Arizona, many residents in the Valley are starting to dream of a White Christmas.  But it is not of one they used to know.  This time it is a nostalgic dinner gala to benefit The Board of Visitors Ryan House, to be held Friday, December 11 at… Read More →

Salvation Army celebrates 150th anniversary

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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

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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

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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’

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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 →