Alexander Boriqua joins the Children’s Museum of Phoenix as exhibits director. He serves on the organization’s senior management team, and will lead the process to create exhibits for the museum, scheduled to open in late 2007. Boriqua comes from Manhattan, where he was project director for Falcon Perspectives, a design and management firm. Prior to […]
Former Phoenix Police Chief Ruben Ortega has joined the board of directors for RepublicBankAz N.A., now being organized in Phoenix by Ernest Garfield, of Interstate Bank Developers. The bank will be located at 909 E. Missouri Ave, and has almost reached the $10 million mark with which it will open for business, say bank organizers.
Catherine Anaya, CBS News 5 anchor and Latino Perspectives columnist, and Univision’s KTVW won big in the recent Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television and Arts Sciences. Anaya won in the feature category for the broadcast version of the Discua twin brothers story she wrote for Latino Perspectives. KTVW reporters and […]
Arizona State University selected state Sen. Richard Miranda as the 2006 Distinguished Achievement Award recipient. The Distinguished Achievement Award is presented by the ASU Mary Lou Fulton College of Education annually to a person who has made extraordinary contributions to a program at ASU. As a leader of the Alpha Partnership Program, Miranda connected ASU […]
Cingular Wireless named Adrian Adriano to its executive management team as director of marketing for the Arizona/New Mexico Region. Adriano will direct Cingular’s overall efforts to increase its market share among the area’s residents. Adriano brings more than 16 years of sales management and marketing experience and has been with Cingular/BellSouth since 1997. He earned […]
Three prominent Latinos were inducted into the Phoenix College Alumni Association Hall of Fame in October. The honorees were recognized for their contributions to Phoenix College and to the community. This year’s Hispanic honorees are: Frank “Art” Celaya (Class of 1948). He attended Phoenix College after his discharge from the Army in 1947-48. Frank began […]