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ACG-Arizona breakfast will feature food industry veteran

Charles Ron Petty

Ron Petty, a restaurant industry veteran who is currently Chairman of the Board of Eegee’s Restaurants, will be the featured speaker at the ACG-Arizona Breakfast on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. The event will take place from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 21 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort Gold Ballroom. “We are excited to have someone with Ron’s background… Read More →

Christine Nowaczyk earns national honor

Christine Nowaczyk New Photo

One of the leaders of both the Association for Corporate Growth’s Arizona Chapter and the Valley banking community is being recognized with a prestigious honor. ACG has named Christine Nowaczyk, Senior Vice President for Bank of Arizona and former President of ACG-Arizona, as a recipient of the 2015 Meritorious Service Award. The award is the highest honor ACG bestows on its members,… 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 →

ACG names finalists for ‘Deal of the Year’


Three finalists have been named for an award recognizing the most significant mergers and acquisitions transactions in Arizona. 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 merger, acquisition or capital market transaction.  The award will recognize a… Read More →

Finalists announced for Arizona Deal of the Year


The Association for Corporate Growth-Arizona Chapter has announced the finalists for its prestigious “Deal of the Year” Award, which will be presented at the organization’s Southwest Mergers & Acquisitions Conference on May 14-15. The three finalists are: — The merger of E.B. Lane and Terralever into LaneTerralever, which was nominated by JDB Capital Partners, LLC.… Read More →

Jim Teter, Goodwill Industries of Central Arizona

Jim Teter, Goodwill - AZ Business Magazine November/December 2011

Jim Teter, president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Central Arizona, discusses how the economic bust has affected Goodwill, why they’ve seen an increase in donations, employment at Goodwill, its future and more. Jim Teter Title: President and CEO Company: Goodwill Industries of Central Arizona Why did you decide to move to a nonprofit after… Read More →