For over the past 20 years, we’ve celebrated the Valley’s best. From the top businesses and professionals to the people who make it all happen, Arizona Foothills Magazine’s annual Best of Our Valley contest recognizes Arizona’s crème de la crème across more than 400 categories. From the best doctors and best resort down to the best cup of coffee you can find around town, each Best of titleholder is chosen by those who know the city best – our readers.
Each week, we’ll be highlighting individual winners from Best of Our Valley 2018, who share their advice, insights and thoughts on what it means to be a part of this exclusive list.
The Best of spotlight is on The Wildflower AZ, who claimed the Valley’s Best Wedding Florist. Congrats, The Wildflower AZ!
AFM: Please tell us a little bit about you!
The Wildflower AZ: The Wildflower AZ is a mother-daughter owned floral designing business specializing in weddings and special events based in Phoenix, AZ but are available for travel. We offer quality floral designs that are romantic, artistic, and organic! We have a truly fun, light-hearted, and creative team that wants nothing more than to make your florals for your special day unforgettable.
AFM: What does it mean to you to be a Best of Our Valley winner?
The Wildflower AZ: We are so honored to have our art appreciated by the people of the valley! It creates a drive for our team to do our best every day for those who believe in us too.
AFM: What’s your favorite part about being the Best of Our Valley’s Most Influential in Valley Food?
The Wildflower AZ: Being Best of Our Valley has made our whole team appreciate what we do so much more! Knowing we have this award makes us want to be the best every year and we love the ambition it gives us!
AFM: What advice would you give to others to be the “best” in your field?
The Wildflower AZ: We’re all kind of perfectionists and we believe our attention to detail has gotten us far! So bust your bum and pay attention to every square inch of the art you create!
AFM: Have you seen any benefits as a result of being a BOOV winner?
The Wildflower AZ: On top of giving us a lot of ambition like we said before, it has given us recognition and showcased our work to even more people in the valley which we’re so grateful for!
AFM: How do you put your “best” foot forward every day?
The Wildflower AZ: Knowing that everyday we have something to learn, when you know you can always learn something new, it allows your creative side to run free! We start every day with an open mind, make sure we have room for positive growth, and are grateful for every moment for being able to do what we love – for people in love!
Be sure to get your copy of the April 2018 ‘Best of Our Valley’ issue of Arizona Foothills Magazine, a tell-all guide to the best people and places in the Valley of the Sun.
Interested in participating or want to recommend a business, professional or individual for Best of Our Valley? Best of Our Valley 2019 is now accepting nominations. Click here to find out more!