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Could the Diamondbacks leave Chase Field?

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Maricopa County denied the Arizona Diamondback’s relief request from a provision in the team’s contract that hinders the team from seeking new stadium options until four years before the contract expires. Derrick Hall, president and CEO of the Arizona Diamondbacks, expressed his frustrations Thursday at a press conference after the dispute between the team and… Read More →

Here’s your 2016 Cactus League schedule

2016 Cactus League Schedule

It’s finally March, and that means the 2016 Cactus League season is finally here. Spring Training games officially started on Tuesday with the Cincinnati Reds playing against the Cleveland Indians while the Arizona Diamondbacks face off against the University of Arizona. On Wednesday the fun begins as the fifteen participating teams in the Cactus League… Read More →

Phoenix Art Museum exhibits famed baseball card collection

Phoenix Art Museum
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Phoenix Art Museum will feature a specially-ticketed limited-engagement exhibition of some of the rarest and most important baseball cards in the history of the sport beginning March 9 through April 24. Drawn from the Diamondbacks Collection, carefully and painstakingly amassed by Ken Kendrick, longtime collector and managing general partner of the Arizona Diamondbacks, The Ultimate… Read More →

As Cactus League returns, impact felt across the Valley

Cactus League
by in AZ Business Magazine | Economy

At opposite ends of the Valley, two cities with different histories and cultures share a common denominator: tourists flock there when the calendar flips to March in Scottsdale and Goodyear. Spring training has arrived. “It’s the perfect place,” Arizona Diamondbacks President and CEO Derrick Hall said. “It’s spring training and it’s spring break.” Cactus League… Read More →

Pavilions offers deals for Cactus League fans

by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

The Pavilions will welcome returning fans with special restaurant and entertainment offers as the Diamondbacks and Rockies open their 2016 season at nearby Salt River Fields. With over 65 restaurants, retailers and entertainment venues, The Pavilions at Talking Stick is the one-stop for fans to grab a bite, enjoy a brew and do a little… Read More →

Arizona Diamondbacks’ Fan Fest is Feb. 20

Fan Fest
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

The Arizona Diamondbacks will host the 12th annual Subway D-backs Fan Fest on Saturday, February 20. The event will run from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Chase Field, with early entry at 11:00 a.m. for D-backs Season Ticket Holders and D-backs Give Back Jersey program participants. The free event will offer fans unprecedented access… Read More →

ACC Awards honor Arizona’s top in-house attorneys

Effective corporate counsel has never been more important than it is in Arizona’s evolving knowledge-based economy. Thursday night, before a sold-out crowd at The Camby/Autograph Collection Hotel (formerly the Ritz-Carlton), Az Business magazine recognized the important and vital role that in-house counsel plays in the success of a business with the Arizona Corporate Counsel Awards (ACC… Read More →

Diamondbacks’ spring training opens on Feb. 17

Cactus League
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

The Arizona Diamondbacks’ sixth Spring Training at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick begins on Feb. 17: Wednesday, February 17: Pitchers and catchers report. Thursday, February 18: First workout for pitchers and catchers. Monday, February 22: Position players report. Tuesday, February 23: First full-squad workout. Workouts are open to the public, and fans may park in the Desert Lot… Read More →

Meet Arizona’s Most Admired Companies of 2015

Each year, Az Business magazine and BestCompaniesAZ chooses 40 companies as winners of Arizona’s Most Admired Companies Awards. A crowd of more than 400 people packed the Chateau Luxe in Phoenix Thursday September 10, 2015 to honor the 40 companies who were named Arizona’s Most Admired Companies for 2015. When developing the Most Admired Companies program, the primary goal of Az… Read More →

Crowd honors Arizona’s Most Admired Companies

A crowd of more than 400 people packed the Chateau Luxe in Phoenix Thursday to honor the 40 companies who were named Arizona’s Most Admired Companies for 2015. “When developing the Most Admired Companies program, the primary goal of Az Business magazine and our partner, BestCompaniesAZ, was to recognize those companies that excel in workplace culture, social responsibility,… Read More →

Big crowd honors Arizona’s Most Influential Women

A crowd of nearly 500 people packed Chateau Luxe in Phoenix Thursday night to honor Az Business and AZRE magazines’ Most Influential Women in Arizona Business. “The Most Influential Women issue of both magazines is easily our most popular issue of the year,”said AZ Big Media  Publisher Cheryl Green. “This year, we had more than 2,000 women… Read More →

Nona Lee: Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

Nona Lee, senior vice president and general counsel, Arizona Diamondbacks Lee oversees all legal issues for the Diamondbacks. She has previously served as counsel for the Suns, Mercury and Rattlers, among others. Greatest accomplishment: “Building a career in the industry that connects my passion to my profession and loving what I do.” Childhood aspiration: “I… Read More →

Salt River Fields activates new electronic marquee

by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Salt River Fields at Talking Stick has fully activated a brand new electronic marquee now actively reaching the hundreds of thousands of Loop 101 Pima Freeway commuters and travelers who pass the facility each day with colorful messages and visuals of the fun-filled dates at the award-winning facility. “We could not be more pleased with… Read More →

100,000 tacos to be served at 6th annual Arizona Taco Festival

Arizona Taco Festival logo

The 6th Annual Arizona Taco Festival is set to bring another year of fiesta fun with more than 50 teams competing for $10,000 in cash, while an expected 25,000 attendees nosh their way through more than 100 types of tacos throughout the weekend. Arizona Taco Festival, Sat. and Sun., Oct. 17 & 18, will run… Read More →