BestCompaniesAZ is celebrating a tremendous year of honoring the best and brightest companies in Arizona with a cocktail party, networking event and celebration of the 100 Best Arizona Companies and the wonderful charitable work they do in our community.
Earlier this year, BestCompaniesAZ selected the 100 Best Arizona Companies. It chose this year’s winners using its research on award-winning companies that spans back to 2002. To highlight the outstanding characteristics of these companies, companies were divided into six categories designed through research of behavioral scientist, Dr. William Glasser.
Best of Trailblazers – Visionary companies that have pioneered and sustained their exceptional performance by all metrics over 15 years, representing the best of the best.
Best of Cool – Top organizations with strong, unique workplace cultures, where they know how fun can help create the best work ever.
Best of Wings – Innovation, empowerment, freedom, creativity, and sometimes disruption, shine at the forefront of these companies.
Best of Heart – Through building relationships with employees, customers, and in the community, these companies show how much they care.
Best of Stars – At the height of their powerful success, these companies are masters of their fields, inspiring confidence in customers and employees alike.
Best of Future – With great potential for growth and representing a new era of business in Arizona, these are the organizations we want to watch for the future.
100 Best Companies in Arizona
Discover Financial Services
Goodmans Interior Structures
Homeowners Financial Group
Quarles & Brady, LLP
DriveTime Automotive Group
Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Resort
International Cruise & Excursions
The Lavidge Company
Henry & Horne LLP
Laser Spine Institute
McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.
Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen)
Ventana Medical Systems, Inc.
Arizona Charter Academy
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Grand Canyon University
Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona
Hyatt Regency Phoenix
Lovitt & Touché
National Bank of Arizona
Orchard Medical Consulting
Phoenix Children’s Hospital
St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance
Better Business Bureau serving Greater Arizona
Camden Property Trust
CopperPoint Insurance Companies
General Motors Company
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak
& Stewart, P.C.
The Plaza Companies
Sonora Quest Laboratories
Stryker’s Sustainability Solutions
TASER | Axon
Endurance International Group
Longboard Asset Management
Pinnacle Transplant Technologies
Tuft & Needle
Denise Gredler is founder and CEO of BestCompaniesAZ. Lee Vikre is managing partner of BestCompaniesAZ.