• Lawrence Odle, Air Quality Director For Maricopa County - Read Article

    Lawrence Odle, Air Quality Director For Maricopa County


    Lawrence Odle Air Quality Director, Maricopa County www.maricopa.gov Lawrence Odle’s initial field of study — wildlife toxicology specializing in rattlesnakes — would have kept him busy in Arizona. Yet, that’s…

  • Now’s The Time For Business To Streamline And Maximize Cash - Read Article

    Now’s The Time For Business To Streamline And Maximize Cash


    How do strategic growth-oriented organizations find and exploit the opportunities inherent in any downturn? Recently, Ernst & Young surveyed 3,100 entrepreneurs around the world to discover the actions entrepreneur-led companies…

  • CEO Series: Brian Mueller - Read Article

    CEO Series: Brian Mueller


    Brian Mueller Chief Executive Officer and Director, Grand Canyon University Assess the current state of private universities. I think if you look at the top tier, the Ivy League schools,…

  • The Charitable Challenge - Read Article

    The Charitable Challenge


    The construction industry has faced more difficulties than any other in this recession. The industry lost 45,800 jobs year-over-year in September, the most of any sector in Arizona. Despite that…

  • Valley Forward: Tracy Williams - Read Article

    Valley Forward: Tracy Williams


    Tracy Williams Area Manager Altrade Supplies www.altradesupplies.com Is there a better way to become interested and involved in environmentally friendly issues than with the Girl Scouts? That’s what opened Tracy…

  • Valley Forward: Barbara Lockwood - Read Article

    Valley Forward: Barbara Lockwood


    Barbara Lockwood Director of Renewable Energy Arizona Public Service www.aps.com Barbara Lockwood is a chemical engineer who doesn’t consider herself an environmentalist at heart, yet there she is — director…

  • Valley Forward: Lynn Paige - Read Article

    Valley Forward: Lynn Paige


    Lynn Paige CEO PerfectPower www.perfectpowernetwork.com When Lynn Paige, CEO of PerfectPower in Phoenix, first joined the company six years ago she lacked a background in solar energy. But it didn’t…

  • Valley Forward: Colin Tetreault - Read Article

    Valley Forward: Colin Tetreault


    Colin Tetreault Master of Arts Student Arizona State University, School of Sustainability schoolofsustainability.asu.edu As a student at the Arizona State University School of Sustainability, Colin Tetreault is exploring ways for…