Latoya Beverly is the CEO and founder of Vo Signature Spa in Tempe. “Our med spa is unique in the sense of providing expertise in treating skin types 4 to 6 (a very neglected population of skincare), and we pride ourselves in also educating and bringing awareness to gut health through our non-invasive cosmetic procedures and resources designed to provide our patients with optimal health.”
Marissa Abdo is the co-founder of Lumen + Bevel Aesthetics, a medical aesthetics facial injectable practice specializing in Botox and dermal fillers. “The one-of-a-kind aesthetic practice in Scottsdale offers clients a collaborative experience using non-surgical facial sculpting and contouring techniques to enhance and preserve everyone’s natural beauty.”
Chef Matt Jordan is a culinary talent who has competed in eight Food Network series and counting. The Scottsdale resident, who was an executive chef by the age of 24, has also been an on-air expert for a variety of programming.
Arizona native Mark Bonnett is the CEO of Scottsdale-based CorePath Wealth Partners. “We empower those who want to take their financial situation to the next level,” he says.
Thanks to a number of local food bloggers and culinary aficionados, some of Arizona’s best hidden gems are finally getting their moment in the sun. For a more authentic glimpse of Arizona’s ever-evolving food scene, here are some of the most fabulous foodies and influencers to follow.
Shea Neill is the director of Marketing and Business Development of Morning Squeeze, where she got her start in college as a server and bartender. The breakfast and lunch restaurant has locations in Old Town Scottsdale and Downtown Tempe, with Downtown Phoenix coming soon.
A Phoenix native and Arizona State University graduate, Jenn Newman is also a celebrated realtor with The Brokery. She prides herself on delivering exceptional service, building quality relationships and offering guidance and counseling to her clients.
Lena Zimmerman is the director of Phoenix’s Delete Tattoo Removal & Medical Salon, which opened in 2010 and incorporates the latest in state-of-the-art laser technology and a trained team of certified experts. At Delete, Zimmerman’s goal is to help clients feel great in their own skin while erasing the past.
Melissa McIntire is the owner and founder of The Lola and McFadden’s in Glendale and co-owner of Downtown Phoenix’s newest dining concept, The Ainsworth. “Hip, chic and Instagrammable décor, food and drinks are just a few of the staples of our brands.”
Dr. Joseph Berardi, of North Scottsdale-based Berardi Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery, specializes in cosmetic, plastic and reconstructive surgery. A leader in his field, Dr. Berardi is a board-certified plastic surgeon, is a member of the ASPS, ASAPS, on the executive committee for the Arizona Society of Plastic Surgeons and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.