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Glendale CVB Rising in the West

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by in Business News | Economy | Travel

Game on! Cities like Glendale, Peoria, Goodyear, Surprise, and the other 14 cities that make up the West Valley are capitalizing on the rapid expansion of tourism and hospitality amenities — particularly spring training baseball facilities and other sports-related events — to grab a bigger share of the $18 billion that Arizona’s 37 million annual… Read More →

Innovation unites Arizona’s economic engines

by in Business News | Economy | Tech

When Arizona became a state 100 years ago, it was easy to identify its economic engines, those industries, innovators and locations that drove the state’s economy and employment. They all started with C — copper, cotton, citrus, cattle and climate. A decade later, it’s not so easy. “We must find ways to diversify our economy,… Read More →

Phoenix Symphony Invites Larry Fitzgerald To Conduct On Opening Night [PHOTOS]

The Phoenix Symphony, Larry Fitzgerald
by in Events | Play

Upon fall’s arrival, one may hear the sound of beautiful music grace the Downtown Phoenix area as temperatures begin to simmer down. Where is it coming from you might ask? At the Phoenix Symphony, of course, as it prepares to open its doors again to the public. And if you decide to venture out to… Read More →

Goettl Giveaway Offers Ticket Packages To Arizona Cardinals Fans

University of Phoenix Stadium, Photo: Flickr, Ken Lund
by in Events | Play

Goettl Air Conditioning is holding its fourth annual “Get in the Game” giveaway, which awards winners one of 10 VIP Arizona Cardinals ticket packages. The winners, randomly chosen by entering an online contest via Goettl’s Facebook page or Goettl’s website, will be awarded: four lower-level game tickets, four pre-game field passes, a reserved parking pass,… Read More →

Larry Fitzgerald Will Be Honorary Chair Of Wish Ball

Wish Ball

Make-A-Wish Arizona is pleased to announce that Arizona Cardinals star player Larry Fitzgerald has been named honorary chair of this year’s gala event, the 2012 Wish Ball, Le Cirque. Wish Ball is the foundation’s largest event that raises money to grant the wishes of Arizona children battling life-threatening medical conditions. The black-tie dinner will be held… Read More →

After Hours: Bill Molloy of Ensemble DevMan

Bill Molloy
by in After Hours | AZRE Magazine

Bill Molloy Managing Director, Ensemble DevMan of Arizona Born in Brooklyn, N.Y. Attended Cornell University, where he received B.A. in 1972; and MBA and MHA in 1974. Founded the DevMan Company, a medical and healthcare real estate brokerage firm, in 1981; merged his company with Ensemble Real Estate in 2008. Accomplishments Being a member of… Read More →

Steak And The Game At Wolfley’s Neighborhood Grill

by in Dining

By now it no secret that I am a food junkie, but let it be known that I am a sports junkie as well—  and I am excited that the Phoenix Suns are in full swing! I’m not going to start any arguments regarding their record or skill this season because regardless of how they… Read More →

Glendale CVB Expands Its Mission, Scope By Serving Entire West Valley

Glendale CVB - AZ Business Magazine July/August 2011

Glendale CVB – Whether travelers are visiting for leisure or business, Glendale has blossomed from being considered a one-day destination to a highly sought-after travel experience both nationally and internationally in a single decade. And to successfully market Glendale’s increasing expansion as the host city of sporting and mega-events — as well as the entire… Read More →

Arizona Commerce Authority Board Of Directors Comprised of Statewide Leaders

ACA Board of Directors
by in Economy

The Arizona Commerce Authority aims to boost Arizona’s economy by creating jobs for Arizonans, attract and bring in new business, as well as show corporations Arizona is a better operating environment and a better place to collaborate and grow. The following ACA Board of Directors are leaders within their respective fields: Metro Phoenix Chair: Gov.… Read More →

Heart Star: Larry Fitzgerald Of Arizona Cardinals Always Watches His Health

As one of the best receivers in the NFL, Arizona Cardinals’ star wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald is serious when it comes to his health and well-being. Although he’s “very thankful” that heart disease and stroke don’t run in his family, Fitzgerald isn’t taking any chances. His “job,” as he calls it, requires him to stay… Read More →

Paramount Promotions Puts Its Products On The National Stage

Sea Life Interior
by in Featured | Small Biz

Each year Paramount Promotions transforms the University of Phoenix Stadium from the home of the Arizona Cardinals into the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl with colorful and eye-catching graphics.         Phoenix-based Paramount Promotions designs and manufactures most of the graphic signs, banners and inflatables for the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl held in Glendale annually. The… Read More →

Q&A With Michael Bidwell, Chairman Of GPEC, President Of The Arizona Cardinals

Michael Bidwill Chairman, GPEC President, Arizona Cardinals Why did you opt for a second term as GPEC chairman? It is an honor to serve a second year as chairman of GPEC. The organization is doing meaningful work, and I wanted to help build upon that work. I think it’s also important to provide consistency in… Read More →

Q&A: Michael Bidwill, President, Arizona Cardinals

Michael Bidwill Arizona Cardinals

During these difficult economic times, how vital is an organization such as the Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) to the local economy? GPEC is vitally important because it is the only regional organization focused exclusively on bringing new business to Greater Phoenix. Because GPEC works closely with companies considering expansion to the region, they know… Read More →

Playing The Economics Of Sports In The West Valley

Home Run

Home Run Playing the economics of sports in the West Valley   It’s not so much a case of “if you build it, they will come” that is turning the West Valley into a sports mecca. Rather, it’s the other way around. People have come to the West Valley in droves, setting the stage for… Read More →