Trends is the oldest, continuously published society and lifestyle publication in Arizona.
Meet the Publisher
As the owner of Trends Publishing my time is devoted to publishing Trends Magazine, the oldest, continuously published society and lifestyle publication in Arizona. Its graceful evolution has always stayed true to original mission - to entertain and inform the Valley's affluent readers.
Trends embodies the lifestyles and tastes of this consumer group and covers all topics of relevance to them, through the discriminating eye of luxury. From fashion and architecture, to philanthropy, culture and where they shop and dine, our readers seek only the finest. They have earned the benefit of choice, and trust Trends to steer them to superior levels of quality, style and integrity.
Editor-in-Chief | Betty McRae
Travel Editors | Lauren & Ian Wright
Food Writer | Laurie Florence-Manucci
Advertising Manager | Patrice Metzler
Executive Consultants | Trisha Anthony | Suzanne Eder | Heather Morrision
New York Correspondent | J.J. Buchanon
Los Angeles Correspondent | Jennifer Bentley
Art Direction | Stephanie Sweet, Sweet Designs
Fashion Photographer | Scott Foust Studios
Senior Society Photographers | Peter & Sally Krzykos
Trends Makeup & Hair Stylist | Laura Flagler | Karen Hall | Mary Beth York
Lifestyle Editor | Barbara Kaplan
Fashion Editors | Samantha Derose | Heather Wagenhals
Society Editors | Carol Bennett | George Bennett | J.J. Brewer | Grace Carpenter | Veronica Cook | Maya Fox | Rhonda Kretchmar | Gail Littleton | Michelle Rooney | Kathy Scheib | Bob Stearns | Nicole Stearns | Sheree Twitty
Certified Public Accountant | Thomas S. Holly, CPA, PLLC
Printing | Print Media
Information Technology | Ben Ames
Music Production | Chris Beckley/The Production Group
Fashion Coordinator | Margaret Merritt
Website | Nikki Balich