AZ Big Media Archives

Who earned the Most Admired Companies’ Spotlight Awards?

Brad and Heidi Jannenga are co-founders of WebPT.

A crowd of nearly 400 packed Chateau Luxe in Phoenix Thursday to honor 2016’s Most Admired Companies in Arizona.   Photos by Mike Mertes and Southwest Selfies “Our primary goal in developing the MAC program was to find and recognize those companies that set a standard of excellence that other businesses should aspire to achieve,”… Read More →

Valley Partnership announces new class of advocates

Valley Partnership advocate
by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Valley Partnership prides itself as the premier advocacy group for responsible development in Arizona, which is largely possible due to the proactivity and engagement of its members on development issues. Each year members share knowledge and experiences with a new class of aspiring professionals within various areas of the commercial real estate industry through the Valley Partnership Advocates Program.… Read More →

NAI Horizon appoints senior vice president

NAI Horizon

NAI Horizon announced the promotion of Shelby Tworek to senior vice president on Monday. The company — established in 1992 — operates in Arizona as a full-service commercial real estate company and member of the NAI Global commercial real estate network, which is the single largest global network of owner-operated commercial real estate brokerage firms.… Read More →

Listen to what’s new at AZ Big Media

Downtown Phoenix
by in Blogs

You’ve heard that Buzzfeed listed AZ Big Media as one of the 27 Websites Everyone in Phoenix Should Know About, and we’re sharing the news through a radio commercial about Listen to the radio commercial here: The commercial is playing this summer on talk radio stations KTAR, KFNN and KFNX. If you hear our radio commercial be sure to let… Read More →

Best and brightest earn Healthcare Leadership Awards

Dr. Edward B. Diethrich earned the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2016 Healthcare Leadership Awards.

Each year, Az Business magazine honors the most innovative healthcare leaders in the state at its Healthcare Leadership Awards. And in front of a full house Thursday night at The Camby in Phoenix, the most innovative healthcare leaders in Arizona were honored. “Healhchare Leadership Award winners and finalists represent all facets of healthcare in Arizona, from… Read More →

SottoPelle earns honor for hormone therapy


Ranking Arizona lists the best businesses in Arizona and has recently announced that SottoPelle® earned the No. 1 spot among Hormone Therapy Clinics in Arizona in its 2016 edition. The selection process was based on various criterion.  “The companies that are voted into the Top 10 are those companies whose customers and clients vote as the best… Read More →

How can Ranking Arizona boost your bottom line?

Ranking Arizona

Everybody wants to be the best. In business, being the best can boost a company’s bottom line. Ranking Arizona is a vessel that helps Arizona business prove they’re the best. Ranking Arizona, now in its 19th year, is the result of largest business opinion poll taken in Arizona. More than 1.5 million participants vote to… Read More →

Jesse Millard named digital editor of AZ Big Media

Jesse Millard
by in AZ Business Magazine

Jesse Millard was named digital editor of AZ Big Media, and will be in charge of posting stories to the web, all of the social media accounts and will act as a contributing writer. Millard graduated from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication last December. Be sure to forward any story ideas,… 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 →

Valley Partnership announces 2016 board leadership

Molly Ryan Carson
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Valley Partnership named Molly Ryan Carson, Vice President of Ryan Companies US, Inc. as its 2016 Chairperson. The commercial real estate industry group also named new board members and committee chairs. “I am honored to be the incoming Valley Partnership Chair and help continue our mission to advocate for responsible development,” Ryan Carson said. “We… Read More →

Vote now to decide FirstBank ‘Elevator Pitch’ winner


FirstBank, which has 17 banking locations throughout the Phoenix Metropolitan area, announced the five Arizona finalist companies of its the “FirstBank $20,000 Elevator Pitch Business Contest” where it will award one Arizona-based winner with $20,000. The five companies are: Pinspiration Co+Hoots Brelby Theatre Company Cake Art Studio Nancy’s Jewelry and Clothing The public is invited… Read More →

WESTMARC honors winners of Best of the West Awards


WESTMARC, the Western Maricopa Coalition, honored West Valley individuals, businesses, and projects at the 23rd Annual Best of the West Awards held on November 5. Nearly 500 business and community leaders and elected officials from throughout the valley gathered in a celebration of the Best of the West. Dr. Marwan Sabbagh was presented with the West Valley Inspiration… Read More →

Erin Davis named associate editor of AZRE magazine

by in AZRE Magazine

AZ Big Media has named Erin Davis associate editor of AZRE: Arizona Commercial Real Estate Magazine. Davis, a graduate of Park University, has been published in a number of McClatchy Tribune (now Tribune Content Agency) publications, including, The Sacramento Bee, Livewell Nebraska, San Luis Obispo Tribune, The Kansas City Star, Sun Herald, The Idaho Statesman… Read More →

FirstBank launches ‘Elevator Pitch’ contest in Arizona

Chandler Innovation Center

FirstBank, which has multiple banking locations throughout the Phoenix Metropolitan Area, announced a new competition for businesses in Arizona. The competition, called the “FirstBank $20,000 Elevator Pitch Business Contest” will kick off on Tuesday, October 12 and, only a few weeks later, award one winner with $20,000, courtesy of the bank. Contest participants will be… Read More →