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Arizona Nightlife Industry Awards recognize industry professionals with awards ceremony

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The Arizona Nightlife Industry Association presents the 2012 Arizona Nightlife Industry Awards (AZNIA) on Monday, April 23 at Stand Up Live comedy theater located at 50 West Jefferson Street in Phoenix, Ariz.

Arizona Foothills Magazine will partner with AZNIA for the 2012 voting. Voting will begin on Monday March, 19 at 12 p.m. Noon at www.arizonafoothillsmagazine.com. The winner of each award will be chosen by their peers through this online voting process.  Voting will conclude on April 16 at 6:00 p.m.   

The awards ceremony will recognize and celebrate the work of individuals and companies in the nightlife industry. Guests are invited to enjoy a pre-show ceremony with cocktails and live entertainment as several awards are showcased at Copper Blues restaurant and bar, adjacent to Stand Up Live starting at 6:30 p.m. The awards ceremony will follow at 8 p.m. and take place inside Stand Up Live. 

Tickets start at $35 and all proceeds from this event will be donated to charities and families that have ties to the nightlife industry. Guests with large parties may also purchase tables with 10 tickets starting at $300.

Those interested in purchasing tickets or tables can visit AZNIA at www.aznia.org or call 480-284-6033.

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The Arizona Nightlife Industry Awards (AZNIA) is a ceremony to recognize those that work in the bar and nightclub industry while specifically honoring those who shine from dedicating their time and energy to help promote and expand Arizona’s nightlife market.  A total of 63 awards will be presented, 40 during the show and 23 during the pre-show.  They range from Best Nightclub to VIP Host of the Year to Best Lighting and Sound.  The recipients of each award were chosen by their peers through an online voting process.