2016 Most Admired Company Spotlight Award Winner: GoDaddy


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Most Admired Company: 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016

Top Arizona executive: Blake Irving, CEO

What it does: Internet domain registrar and web hosting company.

Admirable quality: Collaboration and innovation are key components to GoDaddy’s culture. Work spaces are designed to integrate innovation and creativity, enabling employees to easily join forces. GoDaddy’s brightly colored offices, high-ceilings, whiteboard walls, bean bag chairs, ping-pong tables, gaming areas and workout facilities create a cohesive, fun and engaging place to work. GoDaddy was honored as a four-time winner in the 2016 international Stevie Awards for Customer Service, winning in four categories.

Take a look at the rest of this year’s Most Admired Companies here. 


About Michael Gossie

Michael Gossie is an award-winning journalist who has earned more than 50 awards for writing, editing and design. He studied economics at Elmira College in Elmira, N.Y., and put his entrepreneurial spirit to work in 2007, using a 200-year-old family recipe to launch an Italian sauce company. He is a competitive marathon runner, Ironman triathlete and is most proud of being the founding president of the Steuben Arc Foundation in Upstate New York, which serves individuals with developmental disabilities, including his sister.