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MAG elects Mayor Stanton as chair

Presidential Award

At its annual meeting, the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) Regional Council elected Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton to lead the organization as chair over the coming year. Other officers selected during the MAG Annual Meeting held Wednesday night include Buckeye Mayor Jackie Meck as vice chair and Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney as treasurer. Helping make businesses export ready is on of… Read More →

Paul Johnson moves from politics to healthcare innovator

Politics

Paul Johnson has always been a groundbreaker. In 1990, he became the youngest mayor of a major American city when he became mayor of Phoenix at age 30. Under his leadership, Phoenix was voted Best Run City in the World. Since leaving politics, Johnson has turned his attention to healthcare, founding Redirect Health, which helps… Read More →

Helios Founding Chair Named 2013 Afterschool Champion

Vince Roig 02.2011

Education advocate and founding chairman of the Helios Education Foundation, Vince Roig, has been named the 2013 Afterschool Champion by the Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE). Roig will receive the award on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the 12th Annual Arizona Statewide Afterschool Conference & Awards of Excellence Luncheon at the Phoenix Convention Center, North… Read More →

HMSHost Transforms Dining at Sky Harbor’s Terminal 4

Phoenix Sky Harbor, Photo: Flickr, flavouz
by in Dining | Travel

HMSHost, a world leader in travel-venue food, beverage and retail experiences, is currently in the process of updating and renovating Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport’s Terminal 4 — bringing more than 20 new restaurants to the terminal. The transformation will include the addition of several popular local restaurants, including NYPD Pizza, Press Coffee, Modern Burger,… Read More →

Claude Mattox Continues to Build Financial Support in Mayoral Race

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by in Events | Politics

Campaign more than half way to goal of $1 million Bolstered by a successful early morning fundraiser held Wednesday, the Mattox for Mayor campaign has surpassed the $500,000 mark – halfway to its goal of $1 million. “At this still‐early stage, our campaign is not only resonating with voters, but it is also resulting in… Read More →

Charles Schwab Bringing Hundreds Of Jobs To Phoenix

Stocks

The investment services company Charles Schwab announced today that it is expanding its operations in Phoenix, which could result in up to 900 new jobs over the next five years. The company’s main Valley location is at 24th Street and Lincoln Drive. Schwab plans to hire 200 new employees by the end of the year,… Read More →