2020 Arizona's Most Admired Companies Digital Profiles

Learn more about Arizona’s Most Admired Companies below.


Banner Health

“Making health care easier, so life can be better.” This single statement is ç’s call to action, its guiding light and the basis for its success.

Banner Health operates 28 hospitals and several specialized facilities across six states. The health system is the largest employer in Arizona and one of the largest in the United States with more than 50,000 employees.

CopperPoint Insurance Companies

CopperPoint Insurance Companies’ employees and agency partners make it a priority to give back to the communities they call home. CopperPoint supports communities across its growing western footprint through enterprise, regional/local and agency partnership programs. The leadership and employees at CopperPoint Insurance Companies believe that making a difference in the local neighborhoods where they live and work is their greatest impact.

Desert Financial Credit Union

People helping people. Those three words chronicle the difference between traditional banks and credit unions — and Desert Financial does it best. Celebrating 81 years in Arizona, Desert Financial is the state’s largest local credit union with more than $5 billion in assets, more than 330,000 members and 47 locations across the Valley, and growing. As a not-for-profit cooperative, Desert Financial differentiates itself by sharing success with members, the community and team. In 2019 alone, Desert Financial gave back nearly $11 million to Valley nonprofits, the community and members, driven by a shared belief that it’s the right thing to do.

DP Electric

DP Electric has become one of the leading, full-service electrical contracting firms in Arizona. DP Electric has developed markets and technologies to become an industry leader in aviation, corporate office, healthcare, mission critical, hospitality, higher education, medium voltage and renewable energy. Utilizing advanced pre-construction processes including CAD, BIM, design assist, design build and value engineering has allowed DPE to troubleshoot issues and maintain quality work throughout projects. DP Electric’s service department is available 24/7 to provide clients with on-call solutions. DPE has a long-standing policy of dependable people – dependable performance.

Greenberg Traurig

At Greenberg Traurig, innovation is more than just talk. It’s in the firm’s DNA. Greenberg Traurig utilizes a systemic, holistic approach to innovation, helping you cut through the noise. For Greenberg Traurig’s attorneys, the most productive models come from an open, transparent, and collaborative relationship with their clients. Everything they do is rooted in their desire to provide clients with quality legal representation.

Pioneer Title Agency

Pioneer Title Agency has operated under the basic philosophy of ‘Commitment to Service’ since its inception in 1985, which extends to a commitment to service to the community. A proud family-owned business with more than 75 branches statewide, Pioneer focuses on title insurance, escrow, trustee sales, and builder-related trust services. As the company has grown throughout Arizona, the team has never lost sight of the fact that they are an integral part of the local communities, helping people with one of the largest decisions and investments they may make in a lifetime.

Small Giants

Small Giants’ mission is to build brand worth through creative and strategic marketing solutions for the commercial real estate industry. Having served the industry exclusively for 14 years, our motivation starts with core values (synergy, creativity, passion, delivery, and impact), which is the company’s culture. As a full-service agency, clients have the opportunity to think about what they do best — envision, engineer, and build-and trust Small Giants as their marketing “brain.”  The team is passionate about the industry but still finds time for team-bonding and fun, being named Outside Magazine’s Top 50 workplaces in the nation, two years in a row.

Spear Education

Spear Education’s mission is to help dentists and their teams pursue and achieve “Great Dentistry.” Spear drives dental practice growth by advancing its clients’ clinical skills, improving their practice management capabilities, and enhancing the patient experience by leveraging its dental expertise and technology solutions. Spear Education offers a Learning Management System, a practice consulting service, and patient engagement tools. Spear Education also delivers live, collaborative education virtually as well as through hands-on learning at our state-of-the-art campus.


Ideas Collide

Ideas Collide (IC) – established in 2005 — is a strategic marketing communications firm that develops custom marketing solutions that drive action and results. Focused on delivering innovation with business and data intelligence has established Ideas Collide as a highly-sought out and unique strategic marketing partner. Bring a business challenge to the table and the IC team will invent and integrate marketing solutions to meet the challenge with impact. The firm is comprised of a strong, diverse group of marketing, design and technology professionals that operate with business acumen, an absence of ego and a collaborative, growth mindset.


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