Here are the Top 10 companies with the best workplace culture — or best places to work — in Arizona, based on public voting for the 2019 edition of Ranking Arizona, the state’s biggest and most comprehensive business opinion poll. Ranking Arizona is based purely on opinion and ranks companies based on how voters answer this simple question: with whom would you recommend doing business?

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Here are the Top 10 companies with the best workplace culture in Arizona, as featured in the 2019 edition of Ranking Arizona:

Advertising and marketing

• Staff of 27 or more

1. LaneTerralever

Background: Nationally recognized as one of the Best Places to Work by Advertising Age and The Arizona Republic, and named among the Valley’s Most Admired Companies by BestCompaniesAZ and AZ Big Media, Phoenix-based LaneTerralever is one of the region’s largest full-service marketing services agencies and has 105 employees.


3. BIGFISH Creative Group

4. Zion & Zion

5. FabCom

6. R&R Partners

7. The James Agency

8. V Digital Services

9. Commit Agency

10. Allison & Partners Public Relations

• Staff of 26 or fewer

1. the spr agency

Background: The spr agency is a Scottsdale-based agency founded by President Al Stevens and co-owned by Vice President Christy Stevens. The spr agency specializes in combining public relations, social media, digital marketing, SEM, advertising and business marketing strategies to get its clients noticed. At the spr agency, experts focus on delivering measurable results that help businesses succeed. The spr agency has been delivering those results for its clients since 2007.

2. ParaCore

3. Colling Media

4. Loud Rumor

5. ReThinc Advertising

6. Bar Napkin Productions

7. IVIO Agency

8. Online Internet Results

9. Kitchen Sink Studios

10. ANDERSON Advertising & Public Relations

Business and financial services

• Staff of 196 or more

1. National Bank of Arizona

Background: National Bank of Arizona was founded on a mission of building local relationships and providing exceptional customer service. More than 30 years later, NB|AZ’s approach hasn’t changed. National Bank of Arizona still prides itself on providing local expertise and delivering award-winning service. National Bank of Arizona believes trust and responsibility go hand in hand and the bank takes seriously the trust its clients place in the bank. The decisions NB|AZ makes are guided by how it will benefit its clients, communities and the environment.

2. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona

3. Sunstate Equipment

4. Snell & Wilmer

5. Homeowners Financial Group USA

6. Chompie’s Restaurants


8. Dignity Health in Arizona

9. The CORE Institute

• Staff of 195 or fewer

1. Canyon State Electric

Background: Canyon State Electric (CSE) is a family-owned business that has served Arizona and the Southwest Region as the premier electrical contractor since 1978. Founded by Steve Maderazzo, CSE has grown over the last four decades from a one-man-show to a multi-million-dollar company. Now, alongside Christopher and Stephanie Maderazzo, Canyon State Electric continues to use its expertise in the design and installation of electrical systems for commercial and institutional facilities to lead a team of nearly 200 employees. CSE is proud to be an experienced partner that is dedicated to building relationships through quality, efficiency, and trust.

2. Loud Rumor

3. Wist Office Products

4. LaneTerralever

5. Lovitt & Touché


7. Davis Miles McGuire Gardner

8. ParaCore

9. Bar Napkin Productions

10. MSA Engineering

Commercial real estate

1. Colliers International

Background: Colliers International has served clients globally for more than 35 years. With an enterprising culture and significant insider ownership, Colliers provides a full range of services — brokerage, corporate solutions, investment sales, capital markets, project management, workplace solutions, property management, valuation and appraisal services — to real estate occupiers, owners and investors worldwide. Colliers International Group Inc. is a global leader with more than 13,000 professionals operating from 69 countries. Colliers has been ranked among the Top 100 out-sourcing firms by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals’ Global Outsourcing for 13 consecutive years — more than any other real estate services firm.

2. Canyon State Electric


4. Cawley Architects

5. SmithGroup

6. ORION Investment Real Estate

7. ZELL Commercial Real Estate Services

8. Ryan Companies US

9. Agave Environmental Contracting



1. Team Select Home Care

Background: Team Select Home Care was established in 2008 with the goal of bringing together the most experienced and ethical home health professionals in the industry. Team Select Home Care recognizes and respects the impact the agency has on its patients and the communities within which it serves. Team Select Home Care’s focus is to help improve the lives of its valued patients through increased health and mobility. Team Select Home Care’s mission is to provide world-class healthcare for its patients in the comfort and privacy of their homes.

2. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona

3. The CORE Institute

4. 24Hr HomeCare

5. I Need An Angel Inc. Caregivers You Can Depend On

6. CVAM, CardioVascular Associates of Mesa

7. Phoenix Heart

8. OrthoArizona

9. Dignity Health in Arizona

10. Alliance Cancer Care Arizona