September 30, 2013 (Scottsdale, AZ) – AZFoothills.com and Brittany Dawn Brannon have teamed up to produce high-quality digital video content from Arizona’s hottest events, business and practice profiles and restaurant experiences. Host Brittany Dawn Brannon travels across the state covering everything from red carpet events to charity functions, featuring highlights, interviews, and exclusive looks behind the scenes. The video vignettes will be showcased on AZFoothills.com, one of the top 10,000 most visited sites in the United States.
Online video is exploding with over 100 million Americans viewing per day and is well on its way to accounting for 50% of all internet traffic. The partnership will allow AZFoothills.com to provide more reader service to its primarily elite and affluent demographic. With online video content marketing on the rise, event producers and local businesses can benefit largely from the digital marketing content collaboration. A recent study shows that 46% of people say seeing a product or service mentioned in an online video would encourage them to seek out more information. The video posts can also easily be shared through social media platforms like Twitter where @AZFoothillsMag ranks second among all media outlets in Arizona with more than 32k followers.
Brittany Dawn Brannon states, “I am beyond thrilled to be partnering with one of the most successful magazines in the country Arizona is full of wonderful people doing great things and I love capturing that on camera. I can’t wait to bring you up close and personal interviews as well as introduce you to new businesses here in the Valley. Michael Dee clearly knows what it takes to run a multifaceted business and I am looking forward to this new branch of video content”. AZFoothills.com founder Michael Dee says, “Brittany Dawn Brannon emulates the style, substance and sophistication AZFoothills.com is known for”.
AZFoothills.com is the Valley's fastest-growing Web site. Arizona Foothills Magazine and Arizona Foothills Online are dedicated to providing resourceful information on dining, entertainment, homes, fashion, culture and events in Arizona.
Scottsdale-based Media That Deelivers, Inc. (www.mediathatdeelivers.com) is a leading luxury magazine publisher that produces many titles in its luxury collection of magazines, including the monthly Arizona Foothills Magazine, Arizona Foothills Tucson Online. The company also publishes an array of custom products for world-renowned organizations like the The Westin Kierland, JW Marriott Resorts and Mountainside fitness.
Brittany Dawn Brannon, a Paradise Valley native, began her hosting career with the News Room at NBC Universal in LA. She is the current TV host for Phoenix Fashion Week, “Fashion Host” for Your Life A to Z of KTVK, co-hosts Matchplay with Ray Adams on Fox Sports AZ, and is also an emcee for live events around the country. She was also crowned Miss Arizona USA 2011.
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Karah Van Kammen
Arizona Foothills Magazine
April 16, 2013 (Scottsdale, Ariz.)Strike a pose! Arizona Foothills Magazine and AZFoothills.com are looking for their next beautiful cover model and have partnered with Scottsdale Fashion Square, Chandler Fashion Center and Tucson Mall for the fifth-annual Face of Foothills Model Search, where they will hold open calls for local models and aspiring models to enter the prestigious contest.
Arizona Foothills will hold a total of three casting calls at Arizona’s top shopping centers to help find the Valley's prettiest faces for the Face of Foothills Model Search. The winner will be featured on a cover and in a six-page spread in Arizona Foothills Magazine; the winning face will also appear on the homepage and header of all pages on AZFoothills.com for one full calendar year. The winner will receive more than $10,000 in cash and prizes!
The casting calls will be opportunities for models to meet representatives from the magazine, fill out entry forms and submit headshots to the contest, or have a headshot taken by a professional photographer. All ages, heights, sexes and sizes are permitted.
Minors will need a parent or guardian present.
How to Enter
1) Attend a cCasting cCall at Arizona shopping centers. Casting calls will be
4.27 – Scottsdale Fashion Square 1-4 PM
4.28 – Chandler Fashion Center 12-3 PM
5.18 – Tucson Mall 1-4 PM
BONUS: All contestants chosen who entered at a casting call will start the
contest with 1,000 votes!
2) Submit an entry via e-mail, through June 10, 2013, at
. All ages, sizes and sexes may enter, though AFM reserves the right to divide the contest how they see fit to accommodate young entrants. This year, models under 18 must have a parent or
guardian present. Models under 18 will be entered into AZFoothills.com’s separate Future Face of Foothills or Beautiful Baby contests. All entrants must submit the following:
*A head shot and full-length shot
*Contact info including name, phone number and e-mail address
*A few details, including age as of July 1, 2013, hometown, how you heard about the
contest and if you are currently signed with an agency
Details on entering via e-mail can be found here.
For full rules and regulations, click here.
For Face of Foothills sponsorship opportunities, contact us.
Arizona Foothills Magazine and AZFoothills.com are dedicated to providing resourceful information on dining, entertainment, homes, fashion, culture and events in Arizona. Arizona Foothills Magazine is published monthly and is audited by the Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC).
Scottsdale-based Media That Deelivers, Inc. (www.mediathatdeelivers.com) is a leading luxury magazine publisher that produces a luxury collection of magazines, including the monthly Arizona Foothills Magazine, Arizona Foothills Tucson Online
and Estates West Online. The company also publishes an array of custom products for world-renowned resorts.
April, 15 2013 (Scottsdale, Ariz.)— The Valley of the Sun is brimming with superstar establishments to eat, shop and experience, and remarkable folks worth meeting. As a matter of fact, our fourth-annual Best Of Our Valley contest – which highlights the creme de la creme and names a victor in hundreds of categories – has never been more competitive. We left no gemstone unturned in our quest for this year’s nominees, and you – the reader – certainly made your voice heard.
We are gearing up for Fourth Annual Best of Our Valley Bash, presented by Lexus. This year, we will be celebrating the winner’s at Maya Day & Nightclub, the newest hot spot in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale. Maya is the perfect venue, featuring cabanas surrounding the pool, a happening club atmosphere and the largest LED screen in Arizona. The night will be filled with food by Pita Jungle, Kelly’s at Southbridge and Eddie’s House. Fashion shows presented by Jani Modeling Agency, and live performance by the up-and-coming local, Taylor Brock, are also on the agenda. Join us April 25 at 7 p.m.
The Best of Our Valley Web contest ran for 90 days last fall and covered categories like Food & Restaurants, Health & Self, Companies & Pros, Resorts, Kids, Shopping and more. Each section featured sub-categories like Best Italian Restaurant, Most Glamorous Place to Party, Most Influential Man and Best Homebuilder. Click here to see the full list of all the winners.
The March Best of Our Valley issue mentioned all the 2013 winners. To nominate a business for the 2014 Best of Our Valley contest, please e-mail
AZFoothills.com is the Valley's fastest-growing Web site. Arizona Foothills Magazine and Arizona Foothills Online are dedicated to providing resourceful information on dining, entertainment, homes, fashion, culture and events in Arizona. Arizona Foothills Magazine is published monthly and is audited by the Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC).
Don't forget to get your tickets here.
In just a few short years, AZFoothills.com has become the southwest's choice for style, substance, and sophistication. How do we know? AZFoothills.com now ranks in the top 20,000 websites in the US, is visited by millions each year and has more Twitter followers than majority of the media outlets here in the Valley. We love finding new and fresh content - from people and places to things to do, it is our mission to share the very best with our readers in real time.
However, we realize that there are other fantastic voices to be heard in the state of Arizona, and are proud to celebrate the blogs we read when we go home at night. Submitted for your perusal (and voting): the first-ever Battle of the Blogs contest!
Battle of the Blogs contest is our way of giving our favorite bloggers the opportunity to garner attention and build traffic. Selected blogs in this contest range from foodies, life and style blogs, and people sharing their life experiences.
Winner’s will receive an amazing opportunity to be a part of our website, network, and grow.
Rules & Regulations
* Voting is unlimited
* Voting begins March 1, 2013 at 3:30 PM (MST) and ends April 15, 2013 at 3:30 PM (MST).
* The TOP 4 with the most votes will be announced as the WINNERS and will be contacted by Arizona Foothills staff after April 15th.
- One full week as the static banner ad on all the pages of the website
- Features in AZFoothills.com's e-newsletters, which are sent to 70,000+ Arizona residents
- An advertising mention in an issue of Arizona Foothills
- Tweets, tweets, tweets!
- The ability to guest blog on AZFoothills.com, driving traffic to your own blog
You can submit your nominations for Battle of the Blogs 2014 via e-mail at
Did you hear? Yes, we have some exciting news to share! Arizona Foothills Magazine will be hitting newsstands again, starting with the March 2013 issue.
We will be on newsstands at Sprouts locations, 19 to be exact! Make sure you head to your nearest Sprouts to pick up the newest issue soon!
Here is the complete list of locations:
Chandler; 1959 W Ray Rd, Chandler, AZ 85224-4007
Scottsdale Shea; 9301 E Shea Blvd, Suite 132, Scottsdale, AZ 85260-6736
Glendale; 5665 W Bell Rd, Glendale, AZ 85308-3883
Scottsdale Miller; 4402 N Miller Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3604
Paradise Valley; 12415 N Tatum Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85032-7708
Mesa; 1933 E Brown Rd, Mesa, AZ 85203-5142
Peoria; 8375 W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381-3685
Tempe; 1706 E Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282-5613
Northern; 8040 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85021-5101
Indian School; 2824 E Indian School Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016-6863
East Bell Rd; 245 E Bell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85022-2353
Higley; 5225 E Southern Ave, Mesa, AZ 85260-2777
51st Avenue; 5120 W Peoria Ave, Glendale, AZ 85302-1618
South Chandler; 2855 S Alma School Rd, Chandler, AZ 85286-4401
Surprise; 13759 W Bell Rd, Surprise, AZ 85374-3871
Avondale; 1813 N Dysart Rd, Avondale, AZ 85392-1226
Gilbert; 2582 S Val Vista Dr, Gilbert AZ 85295-0726
Ahwatukee; 4735 E Ray Rd, Unit A001, Phoenix, AZ 85044-6233
Phoenix-Glandale; 1625 E Glendale Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85020-5521