Twelve people and businesses in metro Phoenix will be honored Friday at the second annual Spotlight on Success Local Heroes Awards.
The event is sponsored by Phoenix-based ONE Community, a group that promotes partnerships between the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and businesses.
This year’s theme, “The Year of the Woman, Celebrating our Past, Present, and Future,” will honor longtime couple Nelda Majors and Karen Bailey, who started a physical-therapy consulting business in 1975 in Texas, said Angela Hughey, ONE Community’s president and co-founder. Both are now retired.
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton is scheduled to speak at the luncheon event at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown. Read more »