Consumer Surveys Drive Stock Prices, Research Shows

Rice University

New research co-authored by a Rice University professor of marketing finds that businesses interested in improving their stock prices should focus on improving customer satisfaction. The study, published in the Journal of Marketing Research, analyzed quarterly data from 273 companies over a 10-year period and found that short interest — a measure of short seller activity — … [More]

Their Take: Panelist Shaneé Turnbull’s Q&A on Diversity, Equality and Inclusion

BestCompaniesAZ

Shaneé Turnbull Diversity Recruitment & Relationship Consultant Voya Financial www.voya.com Why is D&I important to Voya? Diversity and inclusion is important to Voya because it is the richness of backgrounds, ideas and perspectives that helps create an environment where innovation flourishes and our clients are better served. We believe that a strategic focus … [More]

Nextiva Celebrates Pac-12 Champions With Weekly and Annual Awards

Rick McCartney

The Pac-12 and its Official Communications Partner, Nextiva, further deepened their relationship this week with the announcement of weekly and annual Pac-12 Awards. Nextiva, a cloud communications leader and the Conference's Official Communications Partner, supports the success of the Pac-12 Conference and its student-athletes with connected communication solutions to meet its … [More]

Three Phoenix Businesswomen Named as 2020 Athena Award Recipients

Greater Phoenix Chamber

The Greater Phoenix Chamber announced the 2020 ATHENA private sector, public sector and young professional award recipients during its 33rd Annual ATHENA Awards Nov. 6 in a virtual event. Monica Garnes, Division President, Fry’s Food Stores was awarded the 2020 ATHENA Businesswoman of the Year Award in the private sector. Chevy Humphrey, The Hazel A. Hare President … [More]

WEBINAR – Nov 11: PPP Loan Forgiveness Tips from the SBA

NFIB

Join NFIB for a FREE webinar to learn the ins-and-outs of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiveness directly from a Small Business Administration (SBA) official. The SBA’s Senior Loan Officer, Shelley Brown, from the SBA’s New Mexico District Office, will walk through: Key components of the PPP loan forgiveness formula The three PPP forgiveness application … [More]