These Arizona organizations have earned a place at the top by by excelling in the following areas: Workplace Culture, Leadership Excellence, Social Responsibility, Customer Opinion and Innovation.  Considered the most comprehensive and prestigious corporate awards program in Arizona, Arizona's MAC program recognizes the contributions and impact these "most admired companies" bring to the state. Find out more about featured winners by clicking on their logos below.

2014 Arizona's Most Admired Companies Winners

Spotlight Winners

Leadership Excellence:

Workplace Culture:

Social Responsibility:

Laser Spine Institute

Customer Opinion:



Adolfson & Peterson Construction
Alliance Residential Company
American Express
Arizona Diamondbacks
AXA Advisors, LLC
Banner Casa Grande Medical Center
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
CBRE, Inc.
Charles Schwab
Desert Diamond Casinos and Entertainment
DIRTT Environmental Solutions
Fennemore Craig
Goodmans Interior Structures
Grant Thornton
Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Resort
Homeowners Financial Group
Hyatt Regency Phoenix

International Cruise & Excursions, Inc.
Laser Spine Institute
Mayo Clinic
Miller Russell Associates
National Bank of Arizona
Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Quarles & Brady
Rider Levell Bucknall
Ryan, LLC
Scottsdale Lincoln Health Network
Shutterfly, Inc.
Sonora Quest Laboratories
Sundt Construction
The CORE Institute
UnitedHealthcare of Arizona
University of Advancing Technology

Thanks to all program sponsors and partners of the 2014 Arizona's Most Admired Companies!

Thanks to the 2014 MAC Selection Committee for their dedication to the integrity of the program:

Mary and Andrew Ostrander
O2CreativePR has over 50 years combined experience in public relations, marketing and communications.  Specialty areas include Marketing Communications, Social Media, Public Relations and Web Content.

Rose Stanley, CCP, CBP, WLCP, CEBS
Practice Leader
Rose Stanley is a total rewards practice leader at WorldatWork, a nonprofit human resources association for professionals and organizations focused on compensation, benefits and work-life effectiveness.  Rose specifically focuses on recognition, work-life and overall total rewards strategies to attract, motivate, engage and retain a productive workforce.

Kathleen Duffy Ybarra,
Duffy Group, Inc.
Kathleen Duffy is President of the Duffy Group, one of the most respected recruiting firms in the country. She was recently honored with the Al O’Connor Lifetime Achievement Award from the Arizona Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM), and was also named a Blue Ribbon Small Business winner by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Mary Hall, CPA, MNpS
Workplace Culture Consulting
Mary Hall, CPA, Masters in Nonprofit Studies, and co-founder and COO of a national nonprofit consumer debt-management and financial education organization that was recognized as a Best Place to Work 4 years in a row, Ethics Award Winner and twice received the Presidential Points of Light Volunteer Award. Ms. Hall served for eight years as a BBB board member serving on the Executive Committee and is the BPW State Networking Chair (Business Professional Women non-profit).