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AAED brings top certification to Ariz.

Phoenix AAED
by in AZRE Magazine | Featured

AAED’s 2014 Member of the Year, Susan Hyatt, has chaired the organization’s Professional Education Committee for the last two years, during which more than 600 people have participated in educational programs offered by AAED. For the last four years, she has worked with the committee to bring classes from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC)… Read More →

Lanning Receives Economic Development Leadership Award


Kimber Lanning, Executive Director of Local First Arizona, was awarded the Citizen Leadership Award by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) for her extraordinary commitment in promoting economic development.  The honor was presented on Tuesday, October 21, during IEDC’s Annual Conference in Fort Worth, TX. “The Citizen Leadership Award celebrates a community or business leader,… Read More →

Harper wins national economic development award


The Greater Phoenix Economic Council today announced that Plaza Companies President and CEO Sharon Harper has won a citizen leadership award from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). The Citizen Leadership Award, part of the IEDC’s annual award series, is presented to a community or business leader who has been involved in economic development for… Read More →

Pair of University of Arizona Projects Recognized as Best by IEDC


The University of Arizona received national recognition from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) for two economic development projects that have had a significant impact on the Tucson region. The Bridges/UA Bio Park was recognized as one of the top economic development projects in the U.S. during 2012. The project earned a silver award for… Read More →