Mobile Carrier’s Big Game Upgrades Boost Network Permanently across Phoenix

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The Un-carrier has sports fans covered with permanent ultra-fast 5G upgrades across the Greater Phoenix area. T-Mobile  announced 5G coverage and capacity enhancements for the Big Game and the Phoenix Open, amping speeds by 10x inside State Farm Stadium and by 4x across the region. The permanent upgrades will better serve T-Mobile smartphone and Home Internet customers for the … [More]

Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Bets on Sustainability

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“We acknowledge the science behind human-induced climate crisis and combat its effects with science-based targets and strategies that reduce our greenhouse gas emissions within our own operations and through our value chain,” says April Stovall, director of surveillance and facilities at Caesars Entertainment, Inc., Greater Phoenix Area. Reducing energy consumption is a key … [More]

Looking Good 2023 – February Standouts

  Philanthropy First Interstate Bank Says ‘Believe in Local’ with $2,500 Wilde Wealth Management Holiday Donation Cheered 800 Children Barro’s Pizza Helped St. Mary’s Food Bank Fight Hunger ProShred Arizona Partnered in Toy Drive Medieval Times Serves Up Donations to Food Banks … [More]

Airline Offers More Non-Stop Flights to Phoenix Week of Super Bowl

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Southwest Airlines Co. is adding more flights and more ways for football fans to cheer on their favorite team in Phoenix during the big game next month.These flights, as well as the carrier's full schedule, are available for purchase at Southwest.com. And, for football fans traveling while the action is being played out on the gridiron on Feb. 12, 2023, they can watch all … [More]

Fresh Off Merger with Arizona Grantmakers Forum, Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits Looks to Expand Impact

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The newly merged Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits and Arizona Grantmakers Forum have implemented several changes and enhancements in the new year to expand the organization’s impact in the nonprofit community. In August, the Alliance announced that Kristen Merrifield, previously CEO for Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits, would become the CEO for the newly merged organization and … [More]

Valley Creative Agency Reps Phoenix Convention Center and Its Venues, Plans to Elevate Downtown Phoenix

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After a competitive bidding process that involved several Phoenix area marketing agencies, Kitchen Sink Creative, a full-service creative agency based in Phoenix and part of the SCC Global Family, is pleased to announce its selection as the marketing agency of record for the Phoenix Convention Center, Symphony Hall and Orpheum Theatre Phoenix. The five-year contract engages … [More]

Nikola Introduces New Hydrogen Energy Brand ‘HYLA’

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Nikola Corporation, a global leader in zero-emission transportation and energy supply and infrastructure solutions, announced at a special event today that it has created a new global brand, HYLA, to encompass the company's energy products for producing, distributing and dispensing hydrogen to fuel its zero-emissions trucks. More than 300 fleet, government, supplier, energy and … [More]

ASU Expands Partnership to Offer Courses on YouTube for College Credit

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Arizona State University, Crash Course and YouTube announced that they are partnering to offer a series of online courses for college credit that begin on YouTube. These transferable, credit-bearing courses are a significant expansion of the current Study Hall collaboration between the three organizations, which is aimed at breaking down barriers — including accessibility and … [More]

Partnership Brings Collaboration and Investment to Large-Scale U.S. Green Hydrogen Production Projects

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Nikola Corporation, a global leader in zero-emissions transportation and energy supply and infrastructure solutions, and Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) have executed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate on and evaluate the co-development of large-scale U.S. green hydrogen production facilities. Supply of green hydrogen for any potential projects will be … [More]

Phoenix-Based Construction Solutions Co. Rebrands, Announces Ownership Changes

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MFRG-ICON Construction, a leader in construction solutions for the occupied renovation of affordable multifamily and senior housing communities, announced today the rebranding of the company to ICON National. The name change represents a consolidation of ownership within ICON National along with strategic geographic expansion. ICON National has been a leader in the … [More]

German Energy Co. to Order 100 Nikola Electric Vehicles, Advancing Zero-Emissions Commercial Use

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Nikola Corporation, a global leader in zero-emissions transportation and energy supply and infrastructure solutions, and IVECO, the brand of Iveco Group that designs, manufactures, and markets heavy, medium, and light-duty trucks, announced a Letter of Intent for an order of 100 Class 8, heavy-duty Nikola Tre hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEVs) from GP JOULE, a system … [More]

Phoenix-Based RV Rental Tech Co. Files IPO

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RVeloCITY, Inc., doing business as RVnGO, a person-to-person recreational vehicle rental platform, announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") relating to a proposed initial public offering of its Class A common stock. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the proposed offering … [More]

Higher Ed Meets Hollywood: ASU-Incubated VR Company Raises $20M to Transform STEM Education

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Dreamscape Learn announced a $20 million Series A investment by backers including Bold Capital Partners, GSV Ventures, Verizon Ventures, and Cengage Group. Built in collaboration with Arizona State University (ASU), the company develops immersive learning experiences that blend innovative pedagogy with the emotional power of cinematic storytelling. "When I … [More]

Nikola Launches First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck Mobile Fueler

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Nikola Corporation, a global leader in zero-emission transportation and energy supply and infrastructure solutions, announced that it has developed an innovative, heavy-duty, 700 bar (10,000 psi) hydrogen mobile fueler capable of direct fueling hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs). Nikola’s mobile fueler program includes its own mobile fuelers as well as a … [More]

Valley Hospitality Tech Co. Partners with Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee to Staff Super Bowl LVII Events

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Qwick, the technology-enabled leader in staffing for hospitality businesses and freelancers, has partnered with the Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee in preparation for the massive tourism influx expected throughout the Phoenix metro area leading up to February's game. The new partnership between Qwick and the Host Committee, a nonprofit corporation that drives lasting … [More]

Wealth Management Co. Opens in Scottsdale, Names New Director of Strategic Growth

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Avior Wealth Management tapped Curt Smith, an Air Force veteran and top advisor talent in the Scottsdale area, to head up its newer Department of Strategic Growth. Scott Cavey temporarily held this position. The addition of Curt will allow Scott to dedicate more time toward advisor development and other firm initiatives. Curt opened the doors to Avior's new … [More]

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Expansion Not to Interrupt during Big Game or Open

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Just in time for the busy winter/spring travel season when hundreds of thousands of visitors descend upon the Valley for vacation, the WM Phoenix Open and Super Bowl 2023, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (Gateway Airport) and local general contractor McCarthy Building Companies have constructed a temporary tension fabric structure to accommodate an increasing number of passengers … [More]

Wells Fargo Launches $20M Invest Native Initiative for Native American Communities

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Wells Fargo announces a $20 million commitment to advance economic opportunities in Native American communities working with Native-led organizations. The Invest Native initiative aims to address housing, small business, financial health, and sustainability among Native American communities in Arizona, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming. The program is … [More]

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