Women in Business

Featuring women business owners in Prescott.
Fun and Challenging, With Room to Grow

Fun and Challenging, With Room to Grow

For Britney Kirkeeng and Heather Tanner, the opportunity provided by Fann Contracting to join its Apprenticeship Training Program has proven nothing but successful. The two women are currently enrolled in the Heavy Equipment Operator Apprenticeship Program while juggling life, family, work, and personal interests.

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How to Change the World

How to Change the World

Colleen Biggs lives to empower women to achieve their peak potential.

The Mesa-based Peak Performance and Leadership Coach said she loves nothing more than to guide her clients to grow and thrive so they can make a difference in the world … which makes her the perfect Keynote Speaker for this year’s Prescott ATHENA Award ceremony September 18.

The ATHENA Award honors individuals who strive toward the highest levels of personal and professional accomplishment, who excel in their chosen field, devote time and energy to their community in a meaningful way, and forge paths of leadership for other women to follow.

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‘I Built Something Successful All On My Own’

‘I Built Something Successful All On My Own’

A self-described dreamer, Kellie Worthen has always known she was destined for something great. Still, her journey to launching District 86 Co. Interior Photography & Website Design included a few curves.

The Prescott High School alum (class of 2013) said during a recent interview that she always knew there was something out there she’d be great at, but “I was afraid of that feeling because it was bigger than me. Whether it was not knowing what that ‘thing’ was yet, or not feeling confident enough in myself or my skills …”

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Something New is Cooking in Prescott

Something New is Cooking in Prescott

Food, whether in the making or eating of it, has been a source of the community since humans began using fire. A uniquely food-centric form of community has just opened in downtown Prescott.

Having a commissary kitchen in Prescott has been the dream of many, especially Kathleen Yetman, Executive Director of Prescott Farmers Market (PFM.) She first saw the need for such a space when PFM conducted a feasibility study for a local food center in 2018.

Fast forward three years to PFM receiving grant funding from the Department of Agriculture, and now the dream has been realized through NoCo Community Kitchen. Named after its location, NoCo is bringing new life and new members of the local food community to North Cortez Street just two blocks from where PFM began 25 years ago.

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Smiling Every Day with People Who Love Prescott

Smiling Every Day with People Who Love Prescott

Prescott Woman Magazine interviewed Raven Paccioni, General Manager of The Raven Café. We learned about the Paccionis’ passion for supporting their community, raising their kids here, and creating a safe space for everyone.

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Contact, Care, Community

Contact, Care, Community

Prescott Woman Magazine interviewed Karen Piet, Re/Max Realtor® and member of the Prescott Chamber of Commerce. We learned about how much she values personal connections.

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Transformation on a Deeper Level

Transformation on a Deeper Level

If you’re struggling to meet some of your goals, maybe all you need is a coach who helps you organize the concrete steps along your path.

Holistic Health and Life Coach Kristen Dicker created her “Blooming Into You: Coming Home to Your True Self” business so she can be that helping hand.

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Building Downtown Partnerships through Business Connections

Building Downtown Partnerships through Business Connections

Prescott Woman Magazine interviewed both Bailie Sanders, owner of Board & Brush Prescott, and Heather Burgoyne, owner of SOAR Pilates, as new board members of the Prescott Downtown Partnership. We learned about their new roles in downtown leadership, their goals, and why they love the PDP.

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The Future of Real Estate

The Future of Real Estate

When Carissa Maxwell set out to become a real estate agent, she did so to change her life. This past January, when she launched Glow Realty, she did it so she could change the lives of others.

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Showcasing Prescott Valley’s Unique Attributes

Showcasing Prescott Valley’s Unique Attributes

During recent months, the Prescott Valley Town Council, the Town Manager, and key staff members recently had a collaborative strategic planning session where they determined four main focus areas for the Town moving forward: High-Performing Team, Water Stewardship, Quality of Life, and a Prosperous Community.

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