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Hispanic Chamber honors leaders

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The Center for the Future of Arizona’s founder and CEO is among the five award recipients to be honored at the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s 55th Annual Black & White Ball and Business Awards later this month. “Dr. Lattie Coor is one of our state’s most iconic and beloved figures, and we’re honored to… Read More →

Molina dazzles Arizona for 25 years

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Alfredo J. Molina doesn’t care for pennies. “Starting when I was a young boy, I learned the jewelry business from my grandfather,” Molina says. “He would take pennies and roll them out into a sheet because copper and gold have similar malleability. Every day after school, he would put me to work on the bench… Read More →

Molina sells diamond for record $21.5M


Phoenix jeweler Alfredo J. Molina set a world record for the sale of a diamond. Christie’s auctioned off Molina’s Archduke Joseph Diamond for nearly $21.5 million Tuesday night, a world auction record price per carat for a colorless diamond. The Archduke Joseph Diamond went for $21,474,525 including commission at Christie’s auction. That was well above… Read More →

AWEE presents 2012 Faces of Success

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A formerly homeless veteran who lost his hearing from an explosion in Vietnam, an ex-offender who chose drugs over her children and today counsels individuals in similar circumstances, and a Baltimore transplant who had to rely on the financial support of family when she couldn’t find a fulltime job despite a steady work history will… Read More →

Molina offers holiday gift advice


Az Business magazine sat down with Alfredo J. Molina, owner of Molina Fine Jewelers, to talk about trends he is seeing and suggestions he has for holiday gift-giving this season. Here is what he has to say: Question: Are you seeing any trends regarding holiday gift giving this year? Alfredo J. Molina: The major trends… Read More →

2011 Best of the Best Winners

2010 Best of the Best Awards
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On March 31st, the 2011 Best of the Best Awards reception and dinner was held at Camelback Inn where Ranking Arizona recognized the companies that Arizona’s public ranked as their favorites to do business with. During this special night of networking and celebrations, Ranking Arizona presented awards to its 2010 B.O.B. winners, 2010 and 2011… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2011: Retail

Best of the Best Awards 2011, AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011

Winner: Scottsdale Fashion Square Scottsdale Fashion Square is the premier regional shopping center in the Southwest, attracting visitors who seek quality sophistication and selection. An unparalleled retail experience, Scottsdale Fashion Square has a unique style and atmosphere that makes it Arizona’s epicenter of elite and first-to-market brands. Comprised of more than 240 shops and restaurants,… Read More →

2010 BOB Awards: Retail

2010 Best of the Best Awards

The following companies won the Gold, Silver and Bronze rankings in the Retail category of the 2010 BOB Awards. 2010 Best Of The Best Awards: Retail Scottsdale Fashion Square Shopping Centers: Arizona Year Est.: 1961 Total Sq. Ft.: 1.8 M Principal(s): Westcor Scottsdale Fashion Square is the premier luxury center in the Southwest, attracting… Read More →