Paradise Valley Director of Administration & Government Affairs Dawn Marie Buckland is a municipal jack of all trades, but her breadth of knowledge and expertise challenges the notion of a master of none. Prior to her career as a municipal employee that first started in the Town of Gilbert and has now blossomed at the […]
The Paradise Valley Ritz-Carlton development — a more than 100-acre luxury development effort — is beginning to sprout both its commercial and residential footprint. Over the last few weeks, two major developments have occurred: Five Star Development sold 23 acres of land to Shea Homes within the Ritz-Carlton community in the Town of Paradise Valley […]
Paradise Valley Mayor Michael Collins says he is moving on from the local political arena at the close of his current term. Mayor Collins says he does not anticipate resting on his laurels during the remaining 22 months of his time at the helm of the Town of Paradise Valley. “I want to spend the […]
Local commercial real estate figure Robert Levine offers insights into his experience as a real estate professional and provides Independent readers with a snapshot of a man who built his career from the ground up — literally. Through a running question-and-answer series Independent Newsmedia seeks to better understand those the product covers and the decision […]
Paradise Valley Councilwoman Mary Hamway offers insights into her newest political endeavor while giving Independent readers a glimpse into her public life and personality. Through a running question-and-answer series the Independent seeks to better understand those the product covers and the decision makers that shape the news that is reported. Ms. Hamway, who is running […]
Xavier College Preparatory, 4710 N. 5th Street in Phoenix, has named a new head softball coach for the 2015-16 season, Carrie Markham. Ms. Markham was a four-year starter as a pitcher/outfielder at Belmont Abbey College in Belmont, North Carolina, where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Management. “A successful team has a special bond, a culture that helps contribute to their success. You must have good leadership, motivation, and a willingness to succeed,” said Ms. Markham.
Paradise Valley resident Jordan Rose has grown her law firm, Rose Law Group, to the largest woman owned Law Firm in the southwestern states.
Rick Kidder is president and chief executive officer of the Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce. The Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce has been serving the Scottsdale business community since 1947, and is instrumental in organizing several of the community’s largest events — including the annual Sterling Awards, Women in Leadership and the History Hall of […]