University of Phoenix Stadium Archives

College Football Playoff has $273.6M economic impact

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The 2016 College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship generated $273.6 million in economic impact, highest among Arizona’s eight college football title games, according to a study by the L. William Seidman Research Institute at Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business. An estimated 65,401 visitors came to Arizona for the 2016 College Football Playoff… Read More →

Guns N’ Roses will play in Glendale

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Following months of intense rumor, speculation and feverish excitement from rock music fans around the world, Guns N’ Roses confirmed today they will embark on a massive North American summer stadium tour as founder Axl Rose and former members, Slash and Duff McKagan regroup for what will be one of the century’s most anticipated musical… Read More →

Out West Balloon Fest coming in March

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by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

50 hot air balloons will decorate the sky at the 2nd annual Out West Balloon Fest and Fun Run at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. On March 4, 5 and 6, 2016. Spectators will witness the launch of the most beautiful vehicles in the sky and partake in a weekend full of special activities… Read More →

LevRose real estate leases Glendale office space to DCS

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LevRose Commercial Real Estate announced that the Arizona Department of Child Safety (DCS) leased 36,000 square feet of office space at a downtown Glendale building located across from Murphy Park. LevRose Commercial Real Estate Partner Zak Kottler represented the landlord, the City of Glendale, during the lease negotiations. DCS represented itself in the transaction. The… Read More →

Experts: Central sports commission would boost Arizona

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The 2015 Super Bowl kicked off an unprecedented run for the Phoenix metro area as the host of mega-sporting events. But if the Valley is going to continue to lure Super Bowls, NCAA championship football games and Final Fours, leaders in the sports community say the current system needs to be improved. “We’re playing with… Read More →

Top Super Bowl parties across the Valley

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If you can’t afford to go to the big game, you can definitely afford to party with the superstar athletes and rock stars coming into town. The game is in Glendale, but downtown Phoenix and Scottsdale have their share of events that are a must-attend. Downtown Phoenix 1/31: Pepsi Hyped for Halftime Stage headlined by… Read More →

NFL ‘Touchdown Club’ new for Super Bowl

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NFL On Location, the NFL’s official source for event experiences and hospitality, is offering fans an unprecedented experience for Super Bowl XLIX in Arizona through the “Touchdown Club” ticket package that includes in-stadium hospitality and an on-field, postgame photo opportunity. The Touchdown Club is a “super suite” comprised of 1,200 lower-level end zone seats at University of Phoenix Stadium. The first in Super Bowl history,… Read More →

Fiesta Bowl gets Vizio as new title sponsor

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The Fiesta Bowl, one of the bowls that is part of the new College Football Playoff rotation, has a new title sponsor, according to ESPN.com’s Brett McMurphy. Electronics giant Vizio will sponsor the Fiesta Bowl. Vizio had sponsored the Rose Bowl for the previous four seasons. For the past 18 years, Tostitos had sponsored the… Read More →

Leadership Forum: ‘Eyes of the world will be on Arizona’

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The partnership between Starbucks and Arizona State University stirs up the way people can pay for college, have a family, and work at the same time. Today, the 2014 Arizona Leadership Forum started off with the main message of, “We need you to lead us,” specifically speaking to attending business leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs. For… Read More →

Increasing tourism shows importance of Arizona’s brand

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The latest data on Arizona’s tourism industry says that business is on the upswing, which is good news for a state looking to put the Great Recession in its rearview mirror. According to the Arizona Office of Tourism, the number of people visiting Arizona has surged back to pre-recession levels, providing a much needed injection… Read More →

Pride Group, Salt River Fields strike deal

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Locally-based Pride Group is taking over the Valley one venue at a time. The full-service event company aims to be the Single Simple Solution™ for their clients. As of May 1, 2014, Pride Group will be the exclusive event services provider for Salt River Fields. Among the many services Pride Group will offer, they will… Read More →

Arizona lands 2016 championship game

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by in Business News | Sports

Arizona will host the College Football Playoff championship in 2016 and Tampa, Fla., will be the site of the 2017 title game. The conference commissioners who oversee the playoffs announced Monday their choices for the sites of the second and third championship games in the new postseason system that goes into effect next season. “This… Read More →

Emmy Award goes to Scottsdale Healthcare surgeon

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Ted Firestone and Kelly McCullough, general manager of KAET Channel 8, Arizona’s PBS, with their Emmy Awards for The Latest Procedure: Anterior Total Hip Replacement Surgery.

Scottsdale Healthcare orthopedic surgeon Dr. Ted Firestone received a Rocky Mountain  Emmy Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for The Latest Procedure: Anterior Total Hip Replacement Surgery, produced in collaboration with KAET Channel 8, Arizona’s PBS. The one-hour feature won the award for best informational program at the awards ceremony held… Read More →

Emmy Award goes to Scottsdale Healthcare surgeon

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Ted Firestone and Kelly McCullough, general manager of KAET Channel 8, Arizona’s PBS, with their Emmy Awards for The Latest Procedure: Anterior Total Hip Replacement Surgery.
by in Scottsdale News

Scottsdale Healthcare orthopedic surgeon Dr. Ted Firestone received a Rocky Mountain  Emmy Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for The Latest Procedure: Anterior Total Hip Replacement Surgery, produced in collaboration with KAET Channel 8, Arizona’s PBS. The one-hour feature won the award for best informational program at the awards ceremony held… Read More →