50 companies have risen from the constantly evolving and ever-challenging business environment to earn the right to call themselves Arizona’s Most Admired Companies of 2023, including Northern Trust.
“Most Admired Companies is the most comprehensive and prestigious annual corporate awards program in Arizona,” says Amy Lindsey, publisher of AZ Big Media, which publishes Az Business magazine and co-founded the Most Admired Companies program with the team from BestCompaniesAZ. “To be called a Most Admired Company, a business must demonstrate excellence in its leadership; corporate culture; innovation; customer relations; community engagement; and diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts and programs.”
Arizona’s Most Admired Companies will be recognized at a celebration dinner on Thursday, October 5, 2023 at Chateau Luxe in Phoenix. For sponsorship information, email Amy.Lindsey@azbigmedia.com. For information about the event honoring Arizona’s Most Admired Companies, email Lynette.Carrington@azbigmedia.com or click here. To buy tickets, click here.
Top Arizona executive: Michael O’Grady, chairman and CEO
What it does: Financial services
Workplace culture: Most recently, Northern Trust Pride Business Resource Council hosted an event to show support against homophobia, biphobia and transphobia. And, Northern Trust’s Asian Leadership Business Resource Council is an annual participant in the Tempe Dragon Boat Races. The company also has an Employee Engagement Team, responsible for cultivating the Tempe office’s culture and enabling opportunities to host events for the Super Bowl, the Golf Open, Halloween and more.
Innovation: Northern Trust’s Achieve Greater Together program has been at the forefront of many company events. This, coupled with the Business Resource Councils, are able to make a great presence within the Valley. Additionally, Northern Trust is home to the Quarter Century Club, which celebrates Partners’ 25-year tenure with the company.
Most Admired Companies of 2023
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
Canyon State Electric
Circle the City
Colliers in Arizona
Frazer Ryan Goldberg & Arnold
JE Dunn Construction
Lovitt & Touché, A Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC Company
Salt River Project
The James Agency
U-Haul International, Inc.
WillScot Mobile Mini