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Everest Holdings gets new vice president of financial operations

Kate Beatty
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Everest Holdings has hired Kate Beatty to serve as vice president of financial operations to provide oversight of the diversified real estate investment and advisory company’s finances, financial reporting and asset management activities. “Kate is a veteran in real estate finance and strategy on the local and national stage and will provide tremendous leadership for… Read More →

Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino employees impact community

Honoring, Hiring and Helping our HEROES of Pinal County  (HOHP)

In 2014, Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino made a large impact in the community through its HERO program. HERO is an employee-based volunteer program in which employees and their families make noteworthy, visible contributions to the community by lending their time, skills, expertise and caring to dozens of volunteer projects throughout the community. Once again, HERO volunteers… Read More →

United Way Announces New Board Members


Valley of the Sun United Way welcomes six new Board Members: Ruben Alvarez, Co-founder and Managing Partner, Molera Alvarez, LLC; Bridget Olesiewicz, Principal, The Vanguard Group; Steve Purves, President and CEO, Maricopa Integrated Health System; Todd Sanders, President and CEO, Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce; Rob Schaffer, Vice President and General Manager, USAA; and Farzana… Read More →

Wells Fargo team members donate $3M to nonprofits

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Wells Fargo & Company announced today that its team members donated $3.02 million to nonprofit organizations and schools in Arizona as part of the company’s annual Community Support and United Way Campaign.  All donations were funded personally by team members.  In addition to a 14 percent year-over-year increase in donations, the one-month campaign also resulted… Read More →

D-backs Raise $57K For Tornado Victims

Diamondbacks, Chase Field

The Arizona Diamondbacks have raised $57,000 to help the victims of the tornadoes that hit Moore, Okla. and Oklahoma City.  The funds were raised via personal donations by D-backs players, an online auction with game-used and autographed items from D-backs players and a 50-50 raffle supported by D-backs wives. The online auction was inspired by… Read More →

SRS Names Alan Houston A 1st VP Of Its Phoenix Office

by in Business News | Newsmakers

SRS Real Estate Partners named Alan Houston as a first vice president in the Phoenix office. Alan Houston brings with him nearly 20 years of commercial real estate experience and relationships throughout major markets across the south central and southwestern U.S. Alan Houston has been actively involved in acquisition, disposition, development, land brokerage and the completion of more… Read More →

Wells Fargo Receives United Way’s Summit Award

wells fargo given summit award

Wells Fargo & Company has received a 2012 Summit Award from United Way in recognition of its outstanding record of volunteer engagement. United Way presented the award to Wells Fargo at the organization’s Community Leadership Conference in Nashville on May 3. Wells Fargo was one of six companies, and one of two banks, receiving Summit… Read More →

United Way Honors Gallagher & Kennedy

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Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A., received top honors at the Valley of the Sun United Way’s Annual Campaign Recognition Luncheon on April 20. Having contributed $108,146 to the cause, the full service business law firm was ranked the fifth Top Campaign of 2011 in its category of 100-249 employees. The Top Campaign awards are comprised of… Read More →