Customized Chevys Donated to Phoenix Police Reserve Foundation 

The Phoenix Police Reserve Foundation was recently presented with three new, customized police Chevy Tahoes and one uniquely wrapped Chevy Camaro partially donated to the Foundation by Courtesy Chevrolet. Courtesy is a third-generation family-owned business owned by Scott Gruwell and is one of the largest Chevrolet dealerships for all of General Motors. Coming from many … [More]

Impact Diversity Solutions Donates Surgical Masks to Senior Home Care Orgs 

Following its motto to 'Do well by doing good,’ Impact Diversity Solutions Corporation recently donated 30,000 surgical masks to Valleywise Health partners Home Assist Health and Bandera Healthcare to ensure their skilled, home care nurses have the PPE they need to keep themselves and their patients as safe as possible. Impact Diversity Solutions is a service-disabled, … [More]

Sundt Exec Honored with Design-Build Industry’s Highest Distinction

The Design-Build Institute of America has named Sundt Construction vice president Marty Hedlund one of the four industry leaders chosen for the 2020 Class of DBIA Fellows, which is the highest DBIA certification level. Design-build is a project delivery approach that includes planning, design and construction under one contract, resulting in greater value for the owner and … [More]

Local Entrepreneur Awarded for Diversity Leadership 

Eric M. Bailey was presented the 2020 Diversity Leader of the Year award by the Diversity Leadership Alliance and Arizona SHRM. This award recognizes community leaders who have demonstrated excellence in promoting diversity and inclusion, as well as creating ways to hold uncomfortable conversations in the workplace to better unite people. Bailey is the president and … [More]

Looking Good 2020 – September Standouts

by Mike Hunter

Achievements Terracon Achievements: Top Rankings & Philanthropy Paul Johnson Drywall Holds AZ on Top-Ranking Contractor List Positions UnitedHealthcare Donates More than $100,000 to Nonprofits in Arizona … [More]

Local Standouts Recognized for Achievements and Philanthropy

ACHIEVEMENTS Terracon Achievements: Top Rankings & Philanthropy The Southwest regional offices (Ariz., Nev., N.M.) of Terracon, a leading provider of environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services, moved up nine spots from last year to No. 13 on Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) list of Top Southwest Design Firms, while the company overall … [More]

Looking Good: August 2020 Standouts

by Mike Hunter

ACHIEVEMENTS Sundt Rises on Top 400 Contractors List Sundt Construction, Inc. climbed to No. 52 on Engineering News Record’s recently released 2020 Top 400 Contractors list. ENR, the construction industry’s principal trade publication, generates its list of Top 400 Contractors based on the prior year’s construction revenue. Sundt reported more than $1.7 billion in … [More]

Looking Good 2020 – April Standouts

by Mike Hunter

Local Standouts Recognized for Achievements and Philanthropy ACHIEVEMENTS Gallagher & Kennedy Named Sports Law Firm of the Year The law firm of Gallagher & Kennedy has been named Sports Law – Law Firm of the Year in Arizona – 2020 by Global Law Experts (www.globallawexperts.com), one of the world's leading online resources for locating specialist legal … [More]

Looking Good 2020 – March Standouts

by Mike Hunter

  ACHIEVEMENTS Ballard Spahr Perfect in Corporate Equality Ballard Spahr was one of 680 companies nationwide to receive a 100 percent rating in the 2020 edition of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index, the nation’s premier benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality. Ballard … [More]

Looking Good 2020 – February Standouts

by Mike Hunter

Local Standouts Recognized for Achievements and Philanthropy ACHIEVEMENTS More Laurels for Wisdom Natural Brands Industry publication Progressive Grocer chose Wisdom of the Ancients® Organic Yerba Maté Hibiscus Tea as one of its 2019 Editors’ Picks Top New Product awards, and Prevention magazine recognized SweetLeaf® Liquid Stevia Pumpkin Spice Sweet Drops™ in the top … [More]

Looking Good – 2019 Holiday Season Standouts

by RaeAnne Marsh

During the holiday season, our focus was on local standouts in philanthropy. Sprouts Volunteers Build Learning Gardens The Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation recently led a National Day of Service for Sprouts team members nationwide. Here in Phoenix, furthering Sprouts’ significant financial contributions, Sprouts team members refreshed the garden area at Spaces of … [More]

Looking Good 2019 – December Standouts

by Mike Hunter

ACHIEVEMENTS Mailing.com Earns Stevie Award Mailing recently won a Stevie Award for customer service, rather a rarity among printing/direct mail companies. The company credits it passion for direct mail as its spark, and is finding a revival in interest by agencies to build business and expand services as part of a comprehensive marketing strategy. Queen Creek Olive Mill … [More]

Looking Good 2019 – November Standouts

by Mike Hunter

ACHIEVEMENTS Serendipit Consulting Wins Big at Industry Awards Taylor Morrison’s Encore at Eastmark was named on Serendipit Consulting made a strong showing at the Public Relations Society of America Phoenix Chapter’s 2019 Copper Anvil Awards. In addition to five Copper Anvil awards and an Award of Merit for its stellar work in the public relations industry, Serendipit was … [More]

Looking Good 2019 – October Standouts

by Mike Hunter

ACHIEVEMENTS Eastmark a 50 Best Master-Planned Community Taylor Morrison’s Encore at Eastmark was named on Where to Retire Magazine’s biennial The Short List: 50 Best Master-Planned Communities in the U.S. for 2019. The selected master-planned communities included in the list were chosen based on first-person testimonials. “Moving after retirement doesn’t mean just a new … [More]

Looking Good 2019: September Standouts

by Mike Hunter

ACHIEVEMENTS Sundt Rises on Top 400 Contractors List Tempe-based Sundt Construction, Inc. climbed 11 spots to No. 54 on Engineering News Record’s 2019 Top 400 Contractors list. ENR, the construction industry’s principal trade publication, generates its list of Top 400 Contractors based on the prior year’s construction revenue. Sundt reported $1.4 billion in construction … [More]

June 2019: Looking Good

by Mike Hunter

Achievements GlobalMed Serves U.N. Project GlobalMed®, an international provider of virtual care solutions, was recently selected by the government of Zimbabwe for a United Nations-funded project to provide telemedicine services and equipment at 16 clinics in the country’s Manicaland province — adding to its already-strong presence on that continent. The Scottsdale-based … [More]

May 2019: Looking Good

by Mike Hunter

Achievements Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Fourteen attorneys in the law firm of Gallagher & Kennedy have been recognized as 2019 Southwest Super Lawyers. Additionally, two attorneys have been named as 2019 Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars: Matthew R. Boatman, in the area of Personal Injury Products: Plaintiff; and Hannah Porter, in the area of Civil Litigation: … [More]

Looking Good 2019 – April Standouts

by Mike Hunter

Achievements Global Mobility Solutions Is Tops with Customers  Global Mobility Solutions, the industry leader in corporate relocation services and technology, earned the coveted top spot on HRO Today’s 2019 Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Survey. The global corporate relocation services company specializes in workforce mobility and relocation technology; its corporate … [More]

Looking Good 2019 – March Standouts

by Mike Hunter

In this issue with the Giving Guide, we focus our Looking Good column on examples of giving in our community. UnitedHealthcare Volunteers Support Childhood Hunger Program The Arizona Diamondbacks and UnitedHealthcare employees kicked off their joint “Pack the House” initiative at Fan Fest in February to provide meals for children in need. Volunteers packed food to support … [More]