BestCompaniesAZ Unveils “100 Best” Arizona Companies of the Decade

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(Phoenix, AZ) May 25, 2012 – BestCompaniesAZ, a consulting firm that is a leader in identifying, developing and promoting great workplaces, has just released their list of 100 Best Arizona Companies with the publication of 100 Best, a commemorative magazine highlighting the history, statistics, quotes, best practices and career opportunities at 100 Best Companies in Arizona.  These distinguished Arizona organizations have created best workplaces for the past 10 years.

“We are proud to recognize companies who are at the forefront of innovation and economic growth in Arizona,” said Denise Gredler, President and CEO of BestCompaniesAZ.  “These are the best of the best, and they deserve recognition.”

Top companies honored include Dignity Health, Charles Schwab, Casa Grande Regional Medical Center, McMurry and Goodmans Interior Structures.

The “100 Best” Awards have been divided into six categories:

  • Best Trailblazers: Organizations that sustained exceptional workplaces over the last decade, and represent the best of the best.
  • Best of Heart: Companies that prospered through building strong relationships with employees, customers, and the community.
  • Best of the Stars: Companies that demonstrated mastery in their industry, consistently showcasing strength.
  • Best of Wings: Innovation, empowerment, and creativity characterize these top organizations.
  • Best of Cool: Companies that have a strong, unique workplace culture and are known for mixing success with fun.
  • Best of the Future: Organizations that have great potential for leading the charge into Arizona’s future.

The 100 Best Arizona Companies were chosen based on BestCompaniesAZ’s proprietary research of award winning companies over the past 10 years.

To view the entire list of 100 Best Companies in Arizona, or to obtain a copy of 100 Best, go to

About BestCompaniesAZ:

BestCompaniesAZ is a consulting firm dedicated to identifying, developing and promoting great workplaces. Founded in 2002 by former Fortune 100 Best Companies VP of Human Resources Denise Gredler, BestCompaniesAZ provides services for present and future award winning organizations, including employee opinion surveys, best practices, national and local award consulting, culture development, employer branding, human resources, and promotional services. For more information, visit

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