Clients' News

SMACNA Arizona, the Arizona chapter of the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association, recently honored five skilled craftsmen with its annual Apprenticeship Award.  Pictured are (l-r): Tilden Dickson, first-year apprentice; Casey Guy of ABM Industries, second-year apprentice; Zachary France of Bel-Aire Mechanical, third-year apprentice; Michael Gonzales Jr. of ABM Industries, fourth-year apprentice; and fifth-year apprentice Albert Villapando of Dynamic Systems Inc. Also pictured are SMACNA Arizona trustees Nick Ganem of Bel-Aire Mechanical, Inc., Allen Hendrix of Able Balance Arizona, Jim Dinan of Bel-Aire Mechanical, Inc., and Darrell Fox of Dynamic Systems, Inc.  The apprentices were selected by the Joint Apprentice Training Committee (JATC) from nearly 150 current students, based on the input of instructors and evaluations submitted by the worksite foreman. The apprentices were recognized for their leadership, willingness to help others, ability to work through problems and other practical skills.  SMACNA Arizona is committed to quality work and ensuring quality workers for the future. SMACNA is an international association of union contractors in the sheet metal and air conditioning industry representing 4,500 contributing contractor firms.  The organization is focused on upholding the highest standards of quality and excellence in all facets of the sheet metal and air conditioning industry. To demonstrate that commitment, SMACNA Arizona has contributed more than $2.5 million statewide toward skills training and apprenticeships programs.For more information follow SMACNA Arizona on Facebook or visit www.smacna-az.org.

October 30, 2014

SMACNA Arizona Apprenticeship Award

SMACNA Arizona, the Arizona chapter of the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association, recently honored five skilled craftsmen with its annual Apprenticeship Award.  Pictured […]
October 30, 2014

Edward Salanga as Phoenix Office’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group Chair

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that partner and Real Estate and Construction Litigation Subgroup co-chair Edward Salanga has been named the […]
October 30, 2014

SMACNA Arizona Seeks Nominations For HVAC Industry Leadership Award; Winner to Receive $250

SMACNA Arizona, the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors National Association’s Arizona chapter, is seeking nominations for its first “SMACNA Arizona HVAC Industry Leadership Award.” Nominations […]
October 30, 2014

AXA ADVISORS, LLC ANNOUNCES AXA ACHIEVEMENT COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE TO AREA YOUTH

The Arizona branch of AXA Advisors today announced they will award up to twelve $2,000 AXA Achievemen Community Scholarships to graduating high school seniors who live […]
October 30, 2014

SMACNA Arizona Poker Run

Lynn Bowen (left), a retired member of SMART Local 359,   won first prize of $300 in the Eighth Annual SMACNA Arizona Wheels for Meals Poker Run. […]
October 30, 2014

Quarles & Brady Establishes American Bar Association Scholarship Fund In Honor of Former Chairman John W. Daniels Jr.

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that it has established an ongoing scholarship through the American Bar Association Legal Opportunity Scholarship […]
October 30, 2014

Spanish Relay

By: Connie Short About the Author: Connie Short is an outreach manager for Arizona Relay Service which is administered by the Arizona Commission for the Deaf […]
October 30, 2014

Mark Boesen Joins Quarles & Brady’s Health Law Group

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Mark D. Boesen, Pharm.D. has joined the firm's Phoenix office as an attorney in the […]
October 30, 2014

Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health Presents Top Safety Designation to Insulfoam of Arizona

The Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health (ADOSH) Consultation Department recently recertified Insulfoam of Arizona with top safety designation, a “STAR Site” through the state’s […]
October 30, 2014

Pioneer Title Agency’s John Kuban Makes Charity Modeling Debut

Pioneer Title Agency is pleased to announce its own John Kuban volunteered his time as a “runway model” at the 3rd Annual HomeCo Harware and Lumber […]