Delta Dental of Arizona Helping Companies Control Healthcare Costs

Delta Dental | December 15, 2018

Since 2008, average family premiums for employer-sponsored health insurance have increased 55 percent—twice as fast as workers’ earnings (26 percent) and three times as fast as inflation (17 percent), according to the Kaiser Family Foundation 2019 Employer Health Benefits Survey. With health care costs rising each year, Delta Dental of Arizona is bending the cost… [More]

Cure Corridor – Research & Bio-Science Continues as a Top Economic Drivers for Scottsdale in 2018

City of Scottsdale | December 14, 2018

A sold-out crowd of doctors, scientists and healthcare professionals heard the latest numbers on the Scottsdale economy from Mayor W.J. “Jim” Lane. “Healthcare jobs in Scottsdale are growing at a rate twice the national average and three of the City’s top five employers are Honor Health, CVS Health, and the Mayo Clinic.  This industry is… [More]

More Than 2,000 Az Employees Logged Nearly 500 Million Steps in Inaugural Arizona Walking Challenge

Terryberry | December 4, 2018

Thirty-four companies from across the state stepped up their game, topping nearly 500 million steps, in the first-ever Arizona Walking Challenge. During the six-week business-to-business competition (Oct. 1-Nov. 11), 2,008 participants walked an average of 41,491 steps each week. The program was designed to encourage employee wellness across Arizona. Throughout the challenge period, 439,933,031 total… [More]

Local Titans of Healthcare and Medical Research – Barrow and TGen – Receive $3 Million from Piper Trust to Advance Transformative, Lifesaving Work

Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust | December 4, 2018

Two world-class healthcare and research institutions received a total of $3 million from Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust in support of their quests to advance scientific and medical discovery—and save lives. Barrow Neurological Foundation received a $2 million grant to support the new Barrow Neuroplex, a state-of-the-art neurological institute dedicated to enhancing patient treatment, accelerating medical… [More]

SRP to Unveil 100-Megawatt Solar Project

Salt River Project | December 3, 2018

Salt River Project announced today a collaboration to invest in clean, green energy with zero emissions and provide 100 megawatts of solar generation to the growing Intel Chandler facility. As part of a commitment to invest in more renewable energy and reduce carbon emissions, SRP and Intel reached a 15-year agreement to provide energy from… [More]

B2B CFO Strengthens Position as Industry Leader Serving More than 1,000 Clients with Combined Revenue of $16.8 Billion

B2B CFO | November 15, 2018

B2B CFO, the nation’s largest firm dedicated to serving privately held companies with CFO consulting and business transition services, is further strengthening its leadership position this year with national recognition, increased number of clients, and overall improvements to its industry leading program “The Business Sales Solution.” These milestones demonstrate the company’s achievements and continued leadership.… [More]

CERESET Signs Franchise Agreements and Will Now Have Facilities in Six States

Cereset | October 30, 2018

CERESET™, a Scottsdale-based wellness company dedicated to helping people achieve restful and restorative sleep, announced the opening of Cereset franchise offices in six states. Cereset’s all-natural and non-invasive technology uses sensors to detect brain rhythms, which echo as audio tones played back to the client. The BrainEcho™ process happens in real-time between the computer and… [More]

Tech Startup Surf Acquires Vicinity Enterprises Combining Advertising, Content and Technology with In‐Car Entertainment Platform

Surf | October 15, 2018

Vicinity Enterprises LLC, creators of hyper‐local Vicinity magazines and Vicinity Mobile, has been acquired by Surf Media Inc., the tech startup that places tablets in rideshare vehicles for the entertainment of passengers and the promotion of businesses and brands. “Vicinity’s model to onboard local businesses and offers though Vicinity Magazine and its mobile app will… [More]

HomeSmart International Reports Growth Spike in Third Quarter 2018

HomeSmart International | October 11, 2018

Scottsdale-based HomeSmart International continues to see rapid expansion across the United States, adding a record number of new locations and entering four new states in the third quarter. “Our Q3 franchise sales confirmed our high expectations of a strong year for HomeSmart International,” said Bryan Brooks, HomeSmart International senior vice president of franchise sales. “The… [More]

Singularity University Establishes Local Chapter in Phoenix, AZ

SingularityU Phoenix | October 11, 2018

Singularity University (SU), a global community with a mission to educate, inspire, and empower leaders to apply exponential technologies to address humanity’s grand challenges, has established a new Chapter in Phoenix, Arizona. SingularityU Chapters are created in partnership with local program participants and SU alumni and are located in some of the most innovative and… [More]