Category "Features"

Stitched Together

Stitched Together

By Kamala Kirk When Brett Ortiz launched AZ Custom Hats & Apparel in 2016, his business grew quickly [...]

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One Step Beyond

One Step Beyond

By Jennifer Schwegman Believing her daughter, Dylan, should have post-high school opportunities to contribute to the community and [...]

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Up in the Air

Up in the Air

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski John and Kirsten Pexa were 10 days from their March 30, 2019, wedding when their [...]

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Lifelong Dream Realized

Lifelong Dream Realized

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Pietro Marsala remembers, as a child, his father bribing him with trips to the flight [...]

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Post-Pandemic Advice

Post-Pandemic Advice

By Andrea Davis, CCIM As Scottsdale slowly begins to open its businesses, one question remains top of mind [...]

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Making Women Beautiful

Making Women Beautiful

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Vivian Valenty wants to help women feel beautiful. In her mid-60s, Valenty went from the corporate [...]

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Cloud Cover

Cloud Cover

By Alison Bailin Batz Necessity is the mother of invention. A mother who knows this all too well is [...]

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Driving Change

Driving Change

Eric Olsen is an advocate for business and the community By Alison Bailin Batz In life and in business, [...]

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Life-Altering Moment

Life-Altering Moment

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski BioLab Sciences CEO Bob Maguire doesn’t take no for an answer. It worked when he [...]

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Driving Change

Driving Change

By Alison Bailin Batz In life and in business, Airpark resident Eric Olsen has a need for speed. “Maybe [...]

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Progress on Pause

Progress on Pause

The pandemic has shaken U.S. business, but the Airpark always pulls through As the founding partner of Colliers International’s [...]

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Finding a Home

Finding a Home

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Landsea Homes has found a home in Arizona. In only three and a half years, Landsea [...]

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The Slow Rush

The Slow Rush

By Jimmy Magahern As co-founders of the retirement planning firm URA Group AZ (formerly United Retirement Advisors Group), [...]

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Gotta Have Art

Gotta Have Art

By Kristine Cannon Every spring in Scottsdale, the flowers bloom, the Spring Training games are in full swing, [...]

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