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Hermosa inn wins USA Today Reader’s Choice Award

by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

After four weeks of voting, the luxury boutique resort The Hermosa Inn won the title of Best Romantic Boutique Hotel in 10Best’s Reader’s Choice Awards sponsored by USA TODAY. The 34-­‐casita historic property beat out nineteen other boutique resorts across the nation and was the only Arizona resort nominated. Nominees were chosen by a panel… Read More →

Shemer Art Center celebrates 30th anniversary

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by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

The Shemer Art Center & Museum, located in the beautiful Arcadia neighborhood of Phoenix, is currently celebrating its 30th Anniversary. But even though it is a City of Phoenix Point of Pride and was currently named “One of the 10 Best Museums in Phoenix” by USA Today, it is still one of the city’s best… Read More →

Arizona Restaurant Week celebrates evolution of Arizona’s taste


Early anticipation for Spring Arizona Restaurant Week, May 15 through the 25, shows how much of a “foodie” town the Phoenix-Scottsdale area is becoming, said Arizona Restaurant Association President and CEO Steve Chucri. Spring Arizona Restaurant Week celebrates the Arizona food scene with more than 100 restaurants offering three-course prix fixe menus between $33 and… Read More →

Goodyear Ballpark named best in Cactus League


After a long, fierce and competitive battle of the spring training ballparks, the results are in and it’s official. Goodyear Ballpark – the spring training home of Major League Baseball’s Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indians, has been voted as best place to see a spring training game in the Cactus League in USA Today’s 10Best… Read More →

New Carey School Dean Takes Over


One of the top business schools in the nation will have a new dean at the helm, starting tomorrow. Current Executive Dean Amy Hillman — a world-renowned management expert, popular teacher and noted researcher — will take over as dean of the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, effective March 1.… Read More →

CRA Receives Gold Best in Biz Award

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Clinical Research Advantage (CRA) received top honors in this year’s Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts. CRA received the Gold Award for Business Development Department of the Year. Casey Orvin, Vice President of Business Development, and Amanda Drake, Director of Business Development,… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2011: Advertising, Marketing & Media

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

Winner: KPNX-TV, Channel 12 12 News is Arizona’s leading source for local news on television, online with top-viewed website, and on-the-go with text and video available on mobile devices. With the combined resources of NBC News, The Arizona Republic and USA Today, 12 News is consistently the first choice for information whenever a major… Read More →

Editor's Letter September/October 2010: A Whole New Ball Game

Editor's Letter - AZRE Magazine September/October 2010
by in From the Editor

A Whole New Ball Game ‘Now batting, Peter Madrid I’m standing at the plate, swinging for the fences. Beads of perspiration trickle down my forehead. My knees feel weak. Here comes the pitch … After more than 30 years as a sportswriter and sports editor at USA Today, the Kansas City Star (Editor-in-Chief’s note: Where… Read More →