‘International Banker’ Names Western Alliance’s Robert Sarver North America ‘Banking CEO of the Year’ for 2017

Western Alliance Bancorporation June 5, 2017

 Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE: WAL) has announced that Chairman and CEO Robert Sarver was voted 2017 “Banking CEO of the Year” for North America by International Banker, a noted magazine and online resource for analysis on global banking.  This accolade follows the ranking earlier this year of Western Alliance Bancorporation by Forbes as No. 4 on its annual… [More]

Humana Recognized As One of First Platinum Award Recipients by the Healthy Arizona Worksites Program

Humana June 1, 2017

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, was recognized recently by the Healthy Arizona Worksite Program for achieving the Platinum Award level of excellence in worksite wellness. Humana is one of the first companies to achieve the Platinum level, which was introduced this year. The Healthy Arizona Worksite Award recognizes employers that… [More]

Southwest Airlines, ASU Gammage Named Businesses of the Year by Greater Phoenix Chamber

Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce May 11, 2017

Southwest Airlines and ASU Gammage have been named the large and small/medium Businesses of the Year by the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce (GPCC) during the 30th Annual IMPACT Awards held Wednesday, May 10 at The Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort. Large Business of the Year: Southwest Airlines “We are very excited and this… [More]

Discover Named One of the 2017 Best Companies in Arizona for 2017

Discover May 10, 2017

Discover has been named one of the 100 Best Arizona Companies by BestCompaniesAZ for 2017. The organization also is recognizing Discover in the “Best of Trailblazers” category, which honors companies that have pioneered and sustained exceptional performance over the past 15 years and represent the best of Arizona businesses. “Discover has been invested in the… [More]

GPEC Named Top 10 Economic Development Organization

Greater Phoenix Economic Council May 9, 2017

The Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) has been named a recipient of the 2017 Mac Conway Awards for Excellence in Economic Development by Site Selection magazine, a national publication geared toward those in the decision-making process for expansions and relocations. The Mac Awards, named in honor of Site Selection founding publisher H. McKinley “Mac” Conway,… [More]

Robson Communities Honored for Second Consecutive Year with Prestigious Grand Award at the Home Builders Association of Central Arizona MAME Awards

Robson Communities May 9, 2017

Robson Communities took home multiple awards at the 32nd Annual Major Achievements in Merchandising Excellence (MAME) competition. The awards ceremony was held April 29, 2017 at Chateau Luxe in Phoenix and honored the exemplary efforts of builders, land developers, interior designers, architects, sales managers and sales associates. Presented by the Home Builders Association of Central… [More]

Arizona Association for Economic Development Presents Annual EDDE Awards

The Arizona Association for Economic Development May 8, 2017

The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) has announced the recipients of its annual Economic Development Distinguished by Excellence (EDDE) Awards. The prestigious EDDE Awards honor individuals and companies that have made significant contributions to the advancement of the organization and to economic growth within the state of Arizona.  Recipients are selected from a pool… [More]

Ballard Spahr’s Jeremy Poryes Named a “2017 Top Pro Bono Attorney in Arizona” by Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education

Ballard Spahr April 27, 2017

Jeremy T. Poryes, a real estate lawyer at Ballard Spahr, has been honored as one of the “2017 Top Pro Bono Attorneys in Arizona” by the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education for his work with the Volunteer Lawyers Program. The Volunteer Lawyers Program is a joint venture of Community Legal Services and the… [More]

Gallagher & Kennedy Included in 2017 BTI Brand Elite Report

Gallagher & Kennedy April 26, 2017

The law firm of Gallagher & Kennedy today announced the firm’s recognition in the 2017 edition of consulting group BTI’s Brand Elite report.  Of the 426 firms included in the report, Gallagher & Kennedy was ranked in the top half of all firms recommended first to peers and colleagues. BTI’s analysis measures law firms based… [More]

Swiftpage Celebrates 30 Years of Act! Growing Businesses

Swiftpage April 18, 2017

Scottsdale-based Swiftpage, the maker of Act! and a leading provider of software and services that help small and mid-sized businesses grow, today announced that Act!, founded in 1987, has reached a milestone few can match in the CRM space—helping users connect with their customers, create lasting relationships and grow their businesses for 30 years. “Act! has been… [More]