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This Arizona Husband-and-Wife Team Wants to Make a 4,000-Year-Old Product the Hottest Holiday Drink

Ten years ago, husband and wife Jeff and Jen Herbert were planning a Thanksgiving dinner and wanted everything to be homemade. Jeff decided to concoct a beverage that paid homage to Jen’s family’s roots in Vermont, and used an at-home brewing kit she gifted him to make a maple-flavored mead–an alcoholic beverage made by fermenting… Read more »

Prescott Earns Golden Prospector Award From AAED For Economic Development Efforts

The city of Prescott’s Economic Development Department has  won a Golden Prospector Award from the Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED), recognizing excellence, innovation and creativity in economic development. Prescott was recognized for its website, “PrescottBiz.com.” Overall, seven Golden Prospector Awards and eight Awards of Merit were presented at AAED’s… Read more »

ERAU Prescott recognized as a top Cyber Defense educator

The National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have designated Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott Campus a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE CDE) through 2024. The goal of the 20-year old CAE program is to reduce vulnerability in our national information infrastructure… Read more »

City of Prescott is Flying to New Heights

Mayor Greg Mengarelli welcomes Eviation Alice When you think of Prescott, AZ, you probably think of the retirement community. But the city is making headlines throughout the world of aviation. In early July, the first ever all­ electric aircraft arrived in Prescott. Her name is Alice, and she was created… Read more »

Our Team

  • John Heiney
  • Community Outreach Manager
  • 928-777-1220
  • Wendy Bridges
  • Economic Development Coordinator
  • 928-777-1204