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MA Joins Mayor of Phoenix in Meeting with Mexico’s Ambassador to the U.S.

The Molera Alvarez team recently joined Phoenix Mayor Stanton and Mexico’s Ambassador to the U.S. Geronimo Gutiérrez. They discussed the importance of the Arizona-México relationship as well as trade and NAFTA negotiations.

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MA Partners Participate in Woz U Roll-Out

Ruben E. Alvarez and Jaime A. Molera helped welcome Steve Wozniak to Arizona. Woz U provides a unique approach to coding and tech education designed to get students through the curriculum faster to join the workforce quicker.

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WESTMARC West Valley Influential Founder Recognition

Congratulations to Molera Alvarez V.P. Claude Mattox who was recognized by WESTMARC as a founding member of the organization in 1992.

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Romero Participates in U.S.-Mexico Task Force Launch

MA/CoNecs N.A. V.P. Lorna Romero was featured as a panelist in Washington D.C. for the launch of the U.S.-Mexico Task Force. The task force engages federal and local leaders among all parties and both sides of the border to strengthen the bilateral relationship.

Posted in International News |

Peter Villegas Promoted to Head of Latin Affairs at Coca-Cola N.A.

Molera Alvarez client Coca-Cola has named Peter Villegas as the new Head of Latin Affairs for Coca-Cola North America. Congratulations to Peter on his continued success in building relationships with the Latino community.

Posted in Client News |

MA Partner Interviews Speaker and President for GPCC Board

During the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce’s Board Retreat, MA Partner Jaime A. Molera, moderated a discussion with Senate President Steve Yarbrough and Speaker of the House J.D. Mesnard regarding the upcoming Arizona legislative session.

Posted in Legislative News |

Molera Alvarez sponsors the Ambassador’s Ball

Molera Alvarez was pleased to sponsor the Ambassador’s Ball, which took place on October 7, 2017 and was hosted by Alfredo Molina, Honorary Consul of the Kingdom of Spain and Chairman of the Consular Corps of Arizona (CCA). At this year’s event, Elva and Dr. Lattie Coor were presented with the Inaugural Arizona Ambassadors of the Year Award. Proceeds generated from the Ambassador’s Ball support the Consular Corps of Arizona’s Scholarship Fund. Managing Partner Ruben Alvarez is a member of the Consular Corps of Arizona Advisory Board and for more information about CCA, click here.

Pictured from left to right: Glenn Hamer, President and CEO of the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Jaime Molera, MA Partner, Todd Sanders, President and CEO of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce; and Ruben Alvarez, MA Managing Partner.

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Visit Phoenix Celebrates 50 Years

Since 1967, Visit Phoenix has been the official destination marketing and sales organization for Greater Phoenix. An accredited member of the Destination Marketing Association International, Visit Phoenix is charged with marketing Phoenix nationally and internationally as a premier business and leisure destination. In addition to working with the Phoenix Convention Center and local resorts and hotels, they most recently have been involved with Super Bowl XLIX in 2015, the 2016 College Football Playoff Championship Game and the 2017 NCAA Men’s Final Four. Congratulations on 50 years of great service, and continued success for another 50!

Pictured are: Molera Alvarez VP Claude Mattox, Visit Phoenix President & CEO Steve Moore and Arizona Highways Magazine Publisher Win Holden.

Posted in Client News |

CoNecs North America Launches New Website

Two highly respected and experienced firms Molera Alvarez and Urias Communications established CoNecs North America two years ago, a full-service, integrated brand management agency. CoNecs NA was launched to leverage powerful advertising, digital and PR campaigns with connections at every level of government and business throughout the community to effectively and positively position clients. This partnership builds on each company’s respective strengths and provides strategic solutions to clients in the world of rapidly changing market demographics. Check out our new redesigned website at www.conecsna.com!

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Molera Alvarez hosts dinner for Arizona Legislative Delegation in Mexico City

Ruben Alvarez and Jaime Molera hosted a delegation of Arizona Legislative and business leaders to discuss the need for stronger relationships and economic trade between the U.S. and Mexico. The dinner, held at the Gran Hotel overlooking the Mexican Presidential Palace, was a perfect setting for the importance of the individuals attending and subjects deliberated. MA Managing Partner Ruben Alvarez said, “We were thrilled to host this event because Molera Alvarez is committed to working on strengthening NAFTA and improving relations with Mexico.” High-level Mexican leaders, such as Agustin Barrios, spoke from their perspective as well. Alvarez also said, “We owe much to the delegation co-chairs Rep. Rosanna Gabaldon, and particularly to Rep. Tony Rivero who has made economic trade expansion a focal point at the Arizona Legislature.”

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