Tucson Metro Chamber

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Thursday, January 18, 2018
Nationwide Honor for PCC StudentAdult Education Ambassador Program also recognized for national excellenceTucson, AZ – Pima Community College’s Ana Chavarin has been named the Outstanding Adult Learner of the Year by the Coalition on Adult Basic Education (COABE), and the Arizona Association for Lifelong Learning’s (AALL’s) Ambassador Program is COABE’s State Innovation Award winner.   [Read ...read more
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Thursday, January 18, 2018
TUCSON, Arizona, January 17, 2018—The HSL Properties Tucson Jazz Festival features The Mingus Dynasty. Mingus Dynasty on Tour is presented by WJPN and funded in part by Westaf Tour West, The Bright Moments Fund and the Oregon Cultural Trust. The Tabackin Trio and Jeff Haskell will also be participating in Nogales, AZ at the High School Jazz Education Day.  Friday, January 19, 2018, 8:00 a.m. – ...read more
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Thursday, January 18, 2018
Tucson-Based, Woman-Owned Business Keeps Booming with the Hiring of Another Top Talent. Evan Steinberg leaves leadership role at local HR firm for a new level of service at Focus HR, Inc. TUCSON, Arizona, January 18, 2018 – Evan Steinberg has accepted a new position at Focus HR, Inc. As the company's newest Business Development Manager, Evan will be helping clients find stronger solutions for ...read more
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Thursday, January 18, 2018
Dedicated to Mental Health It takes someone exceptional to run one of the largest nonprofits in Tucson. Fortunately for Intermountain Centers for Human Development, President and CEO Rose Lopez appears to have things well in hand. Though Intermountain reported a $30 million budget last year, many Tucsonans are unfamiliar with the 45-year-old organization. Its 20 or so wide-ranging community, ...read more
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018
No Man’s Land Expands to Tucson Film festival breaking down borders, aiming to become an international voice for women in adventure TUCSON, AZ – As the only adventure film festival that exclusively features female athletes, No Man’s Land Film Festival (NMLFF) is at the forefront of a movement — redefining femininity in adventure and championing female athletes in outdoor media. The primary goal of ...read more
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Pima Federal Credit Union Will Hold a Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening at the New Continental Ranch location in Marana, Arizona. Tucson, Arizona – January 11, 2018 – Pima Federal Credit Union (Pima Federal) Officials and Board of Directors, the Town of Marana and the Marana Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the official ribbon cutting and grand opening for Pima Federal’s new Continental ...read more
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018
 Tucson, AZ – Pima Community Colleges Governing Board selected Demion Clinco as chairman and Meredith Hay, Ph.D., during the annual meeting on Jan. 10. Each will serve a one year term.  Clinco, succeeds Mark Hanna, who led the five-member Board for the past two years. Clinco is Executive Director of the Tucson Historic Foundation and Vice President of Catalina In-Home Services. He previously ...read more
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Rudy Prieto Announced as New CEO of Desert Diamond Casinos  TUCSON, Ariz. – Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment is proud to announce the hiring of Rudy Prieto as its new Chief Executive Officer. His appointment follows an extensive nationwide search by the Tohono O’odham Gaming Enterprise (TOGE) for the top executive talent in the gaming business. He begins his duties on Jan. 8, 2018 and will ...read more
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Caliber Announces New Hotel Development at Tucson Convention Center  Planned 125-room Hotel is First and Only Attached to Tucson Convention Center  Scottsdale, Ariz. (January 17, 2018) – Caliber Hospitality, a division of real estate investment firm Caliber - The Wealth Development Company, today announced plans to build a new 125-room hotel anchored at the Tucson Convention Center. Slated to ...read more
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Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Kaneen Communications has hired Tatiana Bustamante as a marketing and public relations specialist.  Ms. Bustamante is a Tucson native who has more than 12 years of experience in bilingual marketing, communications and media, including nearly seven years at Univision Communications.  Ms. Bustamante is a graduate of Sahuaro High School and the University of Arizona, with a major in communications ...read more
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Tuesday, January 09, 2018
 Fourth Annual HSL Properties Tucson Jazz Festival offers free community events over MLK Day Weekend  TUCSON, Arizona, January 9, 2018—The HSL Properties Tucson Jazz Festival beginning this Thursday, January 11 and running through January 21, 2018, gives back to the community with free family friendly activities.  Tucson Jazz Festival free community events over MLK Day Weekend   Sunday, January ...read more
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Monday, January 08, 2018
Farhang & Medcoff Adds Bankruptcy to Practice AreasFarhang & Medcoff is excited to add a bankruptcy practice to meet the growing needs of its clients. Effective January 1, 2018, the Tucson law firm of Smith & Smith will join F&M, bringing bankruptcy, workout and restructuring expertise to the team.Farhang & Medcoff currently provides a wide range of business representation including commercial ...read more
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Wednesday, December 20, 2017
The Business of Promotional Products Comes Full Circle for Fred AguiarFred Aguiar returns to longstanding promotional products company Williams & Associates to join sales force, after more than 20 years. Tucson, AZ - October 2017 – From 1992 fast-forward all the way to 2017, Fred Aguiar is back to where it all began. Fred started his career in the promotional products industry with Williams & ...read more
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Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Long Time Tucson Businesswoman, Kola Janoff, Joins Williams & Associates Sales Force Chris Gonzalez, art director, and Lisa Scoblink, sales assistant also made the move from Kola’s LLC to Williams & Associates.  Tucson, AZ - September, 2017 - Kola Janoff, owner of Kola’s LLC made the decision to close the doors on her business to join forces with 2016 National Family Distributor of the Year award ...read more
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