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Lisa Sette Gallery showcases two young artists

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by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

The Lisa Sette Gallery will exhibit recent work by two young artists, opening Jan. 9, addressing issues of personal identity and digital personae. Arizona artist Rachel Bess makes modern-day vanitas and still lifes in gem-like oil on panel, while Virginia-based Charlotte Potter accesses traditional forms of glass working in creating distinctly contemporary sculptural and installation works. The exhibits will… Read More →

Digital Air Strike earns Red Herring Global Award

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Digital Air Strike, the automotive social media and digital engagement company won the Red Herring Global Award. Digital Air Strike was recognized for its disruptive and innovative social marketing and consumer engagement platform. The Red Herring Top 100 Global Award highlights the most exciting and game-changing private companies in the world. Digital Air Strike became… Read More →

‘Scarface’ movie mansion sells at a $7.7M loss

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If you think the luxury home market in Arizona is struggling a bit, say hello to this little loss. The opulent mansion that was the fictional home of Al Pacino’s character, Tony Montana, in the 1983 film “Scarface” has sold after 17 months on the market and a price drop of almost $23 million. Although… Read More →

Celebrate Mexican Independence Day at SumoMaya

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine

SumoMaya, the Valley’s destination for Mexican-Asian cuisine is setting the record straight this September! Cinco de Mayo may be a fun night to throw back a few tequilas or cervezas, but the true Mexican Independence Day is on September 16. To that end, SumoMaya is throwing the largest Mexican Independence Day Bash in town. Date: … Read More →

AZ Big Media starts social media merger

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AZ Big Media is merging all of its social media accounts into one account for each social media platform to keep its readers better informed of the latest and most important business, real estate and lifestyle news. Currently, AA Big Media is maintaining separate Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts for each of its popular magazines, including Az Business, AZRE, Az… Read More →

Planning to buy your child a SmartPhone for holidays?

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TeenSafe, maker of the leading iPhone, iPad and Android monitoring software for parents, is reminding moms and dads planning on buying their teen a smartphone this holiday season to be prepared and empowered with the proper tools to help them keep a watchful eye on their child in this technologically advanced world. “Whether it’s your… Read More →

Thinking about buying your teen a smartphone?

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TeenSafe, maker of the leading iPhone, iPad and Android monitoring software for parents, is reminding moms and dads planning on buying their teen a smartphone this holiday season to be prepared and empowered with the proper tools to help them keep a watchful eye on their child in this technologically advanced world. “As a society,… Read More →

Social Media Prenups Trending In Valley

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by in AZ Business Magazine | Legal

First comes love, then comes marriage, the baby carriage, and, for many Americans, divorce. Even if a couple doesn’t have an estate to divvy, family matter lawyers are reporting emerging trends that may have couples wishing they had signed prenup. As the director of family law at Rose Law Group, Kaine Fisher has prepared many… Read More →

Maricopa Community Colleges hit big on social media

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Maricopa Community Colleges have reached a milestone in connecting with the community through social media. To date, Maricopa Community Colleges has been “liked” or “followed” upwards of 50,000 times across their top three platforms, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Facebook makes up the bulk of engaged community members, having just reached 40,000 followers today. By comparison,… Read More →

What companies have the worst customer service?

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Ranker.com, a platform that produces thousands of crowdsourced answers to opinion-based questions, has collected nearly 14,000 votes on what people think are the companies with the worst customer service. Nearly 5,000 votes were also collected on what people think are the most evil Internet companies. Here are the current rankings for both lists: Companies With… Read More →

Parchment adds tech giant to board

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Parchment Inc., a leading technology company that streamlines the request, delivery and sharing of verified academic and professional credentials online, announced the appointment of Ethan Beard as an independent member of its board of directors. Beard spent nearly five years with Facebook (NASDAQ: FB), starting as the director of business development in April 2008, moving… Read More →

Sinema will stay in Arizona’s 9th District

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Democratic U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema won’t jump from her current district to the one being vacated by retiring Rep. Ed Pastor. Sinema announced on her campaign Facebook page Thursday that she intends to seek re-election in her current 9th Congressional District that covers Tempe and other southeast Phoenix areas. The announcement comes a week after… Read More →

ASU student ‘brains’ behind concussion tutorial

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For decades, the devastating effects of repeated concussions on the health of professional athletes was a well-kept secret – until it exploded into a national controversy. As investigative journalists reported scientific evidence of the long-term impact of head injuries on NFL players, the focus soon shifted to high school athletes. How could we protect their… Read More →

2013 Global Summit on Negotiation and Trust

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by in Economy | Events | Featured

The only professional conference that directly makes the connection between negotiation, trust and achieving a sustainable outcome is the Global Summit on Negotiation and Trust, a three-day event that will take place November 8, 9 & 10, 2013 at the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Phoenix, Arizona. This program is designed to help participants become… Read More →