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Humana, Weight Watchers join to help Arizonans

Weight-loss surgery - Scottsdale Living Magazine Spring 2012

With levels of obesity and its health-related impacts continuing to rise in the U.S., employers are facing a fast-growing threat to productivity and employee health. Humana Inc., one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, and Weight Watchers International, Inc., the world’s leading provider of weight management services, announced they have teamed up to help Arizona… Read More →

50 Largest Employers In Arizona

50 Largest Employers in Arizona - AZ Business Magazine January/February 2012

These are the 50 largest employers in Arizona, including public and privately held companies and not-for-profit corporations, ranked by the number of employees based on full-time equivalents of 40 hours per week and based on industry research. 50 Largest Employers in Arizona Walmart Stores Inc. Arizona employees in 2011: 30,634 Employment change since 2010: Added… Read More →

AZ Business Magazine January/February 2012

AZ Business Magazine - Digital Issue

Arizona Business Magazine January/February 2012 The Centennial Issue In this special Arizona Centennial issue of AZ Business Magazine, we not not only take a look back on the Arizona’s rich history, but also look ahead at another 100 promising years, asking experts in various fields, “What’s in store for Arizona’s next century?” Flip through, and… Read More →

State And Federal Laws Are Putting More Responsibility On Businesses To Manage Foreign National Employees

Manage Foreign National Employees - AZ Business Magazine Jul/Aug 2010

Arizona’s Support Our Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act, better known as SB 1070, is due to be implemented this month, and will grant expanded investigation powers to police and enable arrest based on an officer’s reasonable suspicion that an individual is in Arizona illegally. The difficulty for businesses is obvious – employers are the… Read More →

2009 HR Industry Leader Of The Year Finalists

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Name: Denise Gredler Title: President and Founder Company: BestCompaniesAZ Years with company: 8 Years in current position: 8 Company established: 2001 No. of employees in AZ: 2.5 Eight years ago, Denise Gredler had a vision that great places to work should be recognized for providing an environment in which employees thrive and grow. Gredler… Read More →

Caring For A Relative Injured During Active Military Service Now Permitted Under FMLA


Most Arizona employers associate the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) with employee time off to care for an ailing parent or spouse or to tend to a newborn baby or newly adopted child. Since early this year, the list of reasons for granting extended employee leaves has become longer, and in some cases, so has… Read More →