Adobe to host Creative Jam on April 5
Apr04

Adobe to host Creative Jam on April 5

The Adobe Creative Cloud team will host a UX design-focused Creative Jam on Thursday, April 5 from 7 pm to 9:45 pm. The event will bring together creative minds in the Valley at Events on Jackson, an event space at the intersection of East Jackson and Third streets. Part of the event is a one-hour showcase of three creative leaders: Lynn Fisher, UI/UX designer, front-end development and illustrator at &yet; Aldo Mucino, UI...

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YELS to encourage youth entrepreneurship with April 7 summit
Apr02

YELS to encourage youth entrepreneurship with April 7 summit

YELS, the Youth Entrepreneurship, and Leadership Summit, will take place in Phoenix at Grand Canyon University on Saturday, April 7. The one-day event runs from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. YELS is a conference targeted at Generation Z (in this case, ages 12 to 19) in hopes of introducing them to innovation and leadership opportunities. The meeting includes workshops, speakers, networking and the “Rapid Pitch Battle,” the summit’s version of...

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Tech Jobs Tour coming to the Valley of the Sun
Mar27

Tech Jobs Tour coming to the Valley of the Sun

Tech Jobs Tour, a traveling job tour with the goal of recruiting women, people of color and LGBTQ people into the tech field, has announced that they will be making a stop in Phoenix in the near future. The fair will be held in downtown Phoenix, but the exact location is yet to be announced. The tour typically kicks off with a “speed mentoring” session. The rest of the night features guest speakers, more mentoring sessions, and a...

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Meet Diana Vowels
Mar26

Meet Diana Vowels

Full Name:  Diana Vowels What part of Arizona do you call home? Phoenix What do you do? General Manager for Galvanize Phoenix How did you get started in the industry? What sparked an initial interest? My career has spanned 3 industries:  Media, Healthcare and Tech.   I worked in a large corporate environment for many years, followed by small business ownership/entrepreneurship.  I love the energy and creativity that surrounds me every...

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Arizona Science Center to host Science and Engineering Fair
Mar22

Arizona Science Center to host Science and Engineering Fair

The Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) that is managed by the Arizona Science Center, AzSEF brings together first-place winners from science fairs across the state of Arizona to compete for prizes and scholarships worth thousands of dollars. The Grand Award winners in the Senior Division from the state-level fair will be selected to compete at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), which will be located...

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The Larry to become a vibrant spot for the up-and-coming Warehouse District
Mar19

The Larry to become a vibrant spot for the up-and-coming Warehouse District

Conceptually Social, a concept local to Phoenix, is excited to announce that they are bringing new life to the Warehouse District this spring. With their already successful concepts, such as Be Coffee, and The Dressing Room, this new venture will inevitably be a hit. Troy Watkins and Kyu Utsunomiya, owners and partners, started Conceptually Social after being in the food industry for 28 years. With all of the experience and exposure...

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