PHOENIX (June 12, 2016) – For the fourth consecutive year, MRA Associates, formally known as Miller Russell Associates, has been named one of CareerBuilder’s Top Companies to Work For in Arizona. The independent investment adviser was once again recognized for its focus on team building and employee-centered business practices.
CareerBuilder, BestCompaniesAZ and Republic Media hosted its fourth year of the statewide workplace awards program, aimed at recognizing organizations that foster innovative workplace cultures. In a world of ever-increasing technology innovations, the companies that make up this list demonstrate a commitment to the people that remain at the heart of all business success.
“We are honored to be continuously named one of the top companies to work for in Arizona, “ said Mark Feldman, CEO and managing partner of MRA Associates. “Our goal as a firm is to have all of our team members flourish in their careers with the firm and as individuals. We accomplish this by investing in our employees. Every employee gets a training budget to develop a plan with his or her mentor and create an education plan consistent with his or her career objectives.”
The organizers evaluated employee satisfaction surveys and employer questionnaires to select companies that stand out in the areas of HR programs, benefits, and overall work experience. The companies that score highest are identified as role models in employer practices and employee engagement and promote a new trend that focuses on employee retention.
Winners were honored at a celebratory breakfast reception on Tuesday, June 7 at the Hyatt Regency Phoenix. The full list of winners and related stories appeared in a special supplement inserted in the Sunday edition of The Arizona Republic on June 12, as well as online at TopCompaniesAZ.azcentral.com.
About MRA Associates
MRA Associates, formally known as Miller Russell Associates, is one of the Southwest’s largest wealth management and registered investment advisory firms, headquartered in Phoenix. Independent and partner-owned, MRA Associates provides investment, wealth management, tax compliance and consulting services to individuals and families, corporate retirement plans, endowments and foundations, and sovereign nations throughout the Western United States. MRA Associates manages more than $2.3 billion of assets and employs more than 40 professional and support staff. The firm has earned the prestigious CEFEX certification, an independent assessment that recognizes that the firm adheres to the industry’s best fiduciary practices. For more information, visit mraassociates.com.
About Republic Media
Republic Media is a consultative media company that provides you with the means to deliver your message to the right audience in the most effective way. From online to print to direct mail, Republic Media encompasses an array of products including The Arizona Republic, azcentral.com, 12 News, and La Voz. Since 1890, The Arizona Republic continues to be Arizona’s most trusted and most read newspaper. www.RepublicMedia.com
CareerBuilder is the global leader in human capital solutions, helping companies target and attract their most important asset – their people. Its online career site, CareerBuilder.com®, is the largest in the United States with more than 24 million unique visitors, 1 million jobs and 49 million resumes. CareerBuilder works with the world’s top employers, providing resources for everything from employment branding and talent intelligence to recruitment support. More than 10,000 websites, including 140 newspapers and broadband portals such as MSN and AOL, feature CareerBuilder’s proprietary job search technology on their career sites. Owned by Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI), Tribune Company and The McClatchy Company (NYSE:MNI), CareerBuilder and its subsidiaries operate in the United States, Europe, South America, Canada and Asia. For more information, visit www.careerbuilder.com.