Awards Dinner & Ceremony

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The 2017 Torch Awards for Ethics was once again held at the beautiful Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa April 12. This amazing event focused on honoring 15 Arizona businesses that exemplify BBB's mission and principles to ensure our marketplace remains fair and honorable. 

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Anthony RoblesKeynote Speaker

Born with one leg, 2011 NCAA Champion Anthony Robles became an unstoppable force in college wrestling who now shares his strategy for success—a limitless belief in self and the motivation to do things other people wouldn’t have thought possible.

When Anthony Robles was born without a right leg, there was little hope that he would go on to live a normal life, much less one focused on pursuing success in a sport as demanding as wrestling when such a disadvantage would prove a challenge that is almost insurmountable. But Robles proved to be a force that is unstoppable. More...  


Pat McMahon

Masters of Ceremonies 

Pat McMahon  |  KTAR

If anyone ever told Pat “You simply can’t do it all”, he was clearly not listening. Pat’s day includes his hour live on AZTV7/Cable 13 each morning and his position as Director of Public Affairs for News 92.3 KTAR. But that’s not all...there are the daily commentaries during “Arizona’s Morning News”, the weekly “McMahon Group” and “The God Show”.

His 30 years on the long-running, ground breaking children’s show Wallace and Ladmo are just part of Pat’s remarkable resume’, which includes acting, producing, writing and recording. Pat’s professional and personal contributions have been rightfully recognized with ​countless ​national and international awards.

Catherine AnayaCatherine Anaya  |  4Hearts Media

Catherine is a television and radio host, emcee, motivational speaker, video storyteller, media trainer, award- winning columnist, blogger and owner/CEO of 4Hearts Media. Catherine co-hosts the television talk show Arizona Daily Mix, weekday mornings at 8 a.m. on AZTV. She’s also a regular host of The Women’s Eye radio show, which airs on 1480 KPHX and is podcast on iTunes.

The proud mother of two and wife is also a three-time Emmy Award- winning former television news anchor of more than 25 years. Catherine has won numerous awards including ‘Anchor of the Year’ by the Arizona Associated Press Broadcasters Association.