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PHOENIX BUSINESS JOURNALMost Admired Leaders – 2019

Mark Feldman, CEO & Managing Partner, recognized as a Most Admired Leader in the Valley by Phoenix Business Journal.

FORBES – Best-In-State Wealth Advisors – 2018 – 2019

Mark Feldman, CEO, included in Best-In-State Wealth Advisors ranking by Forbes for second consecutive year. In 2019, MRA Associates (Mark) was the only independent firm ranked in Arizona and was No. 1 in assets under management.

AZ BUSINESS MAGAZINE – Industry Leaders of Arizona – 2019

MRA was selected as a finalist for AZ Business Magazine’s Industry Leaders of Arizona in 2019.

AZ BUSINESS LEADERS MAGAZINE Industry Leaders – 2015 – 2019

Mark Feldman, CEO, named as an industry leader in the wealth management industry for 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019.

PHOENIX BUSINESS JOURNAL BOOK OF LISTS – Largest Phoenix-Area Employee Benefits Consultant Firms Ranking – 2018 – 2019

Ranked as the No. 19 largest employee benefits consultants firm in Phoenix by the Phoenix Business Journal’s annual ranking for 2019. MRA was also included on the list in 2018.

PHOENIX BUSINESS JOURNAL BOOK OF LISTS – Largest Phoenix Investment Adviser Rankings – 2002 – 2019

Ranked as the No.2 (2019) independent investment adviser by assets under management in the Phoenix Business Journal’s annual ranking. The firm has been included on the list since 2002.

INVESTMENTNEWS –Top 75 Best Places to Work For Financial Advisors– 2018 – 2019

Ranked for the second consecutive year as one of the best places to work for financial advisors in the nation by employee opinion in InvestmentNews’ best places list. In 2018, there were 50 firms recognized and, as the ranking has gained recognition, 2019’s ranking featured 75 firms.

ADVISORYHQ – Top 12 Best Financial Advisors in Phoenix & Scottsdale, AZ – 2018 – 2019

Recognized for the second consecutive year as one of the top 12 best financial advisors in Phoenix and Scottsdale by AdvisoryHQ.

PHOENIX BUSINESS JOURNAL BOOK OF LISTS – Largest Phoenix-Area Accounting Firms Ranking – 2018 – 2019

Ranked as one of the largest accounting firms in Phoenix by the Phoenix Business Journal’s annual ranking for 2018 and 2019.

PHOENIX BUSINESS JOURNAL – Best Places to Work – 2014, 2018

Ranked as one of the best places to work in Arizona by employee opinion in the Phoenix Business Journal’s annual ranking for 2014 and 2018.

PENSIONS & INVESTMENTS –Best Places to Work in Money Management – 2016 – 2018

Named No.2 in the Managers with 50 to 99 Employees section of Best Places to Work in Money Management for 2018. Recognized in the Managers with Less Than 20 to 48 Employees section of Best Places to Work in Money Management for 2016 and 2017.

FINANCIAL ADVISOR MAGAZINE – Top RIA Ranking – 2015 – 2018

Included in the 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 Financial Advisor Magazine’s Top RIA Ranking.

FINANCIAL TIMES – Top 300 Registered Investment Advisers – 2015 – 2018

Recognized as one of 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018’s top 300 registered investment adviser firms by Financial Times.

AZCentral’s TOP COMPANIES TO WORK FOR IN ARIZONA 2013 – 2018

Named No. 2 on the 2018 list of AZCentral’s Top Companies to Work For in Arizona, a list comprised of 125 companies. Named in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018.

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY – Sun Devil 100 – 2018 

Mark Feldman, CEO, included in the 2018 ASU’s Sun Devil 100 that ranks ASU alumni on company growth year over year.

NAPA – Top DC Advisor Team – 2017

Recognized as one of 2017’s top defined contribution adviser teams with AUA over $100 Million by NAPA.

PHOENIX MAGAZINE’S FIVE STAR WEALTH MANAGER – 2013 – 2017

Multiple advisors were named on the list of the top wealth managers in Phoenix for 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.

RANKING ARIZONA MAGAZINE– Independent Investment Firms Ranking – 2015 – 2017

Recognized as one of 2015, 2016, and 2017’s top independent investment firms in the Valley.

BARRON’S – Top 1,200 Financial Advisors – 2016

Mark Feldman, CEO, included in the 2016 Barron’s top 1,200 financial advisors ranking in the nation.

BARRON’S – Top 100 Wealth Investment Advisors – 2015 – 2016

Mark Feldman, CEO, awarded No. 16 in 2015 and No. 10 in 2016’s Barron’s top 100 wealth investment advisors ranking.

ADVISORYHQ – Top 11 Financial Advisors in Phoenix & Scottsdale – 2016

Recognized as one of 2016’s top 11 financial advisors in Phoenix and Scottsdale by AdvisoryHQ.

ARIZONA REPUBLIC’s WHO’S WHO IN BUSINESS – Top 10 Investment Advisory Firms – 2015 – 2016

Ranked as the No. 4 investment advisory firm in the Valley in the Arizona Republic’s Who’s Who In Business annual ranking in 2015 and ranked No. 5 in 2016.

BARRON’S – Top 100 Independent Wealth Advisors – 2015

Mark Feldman, CEO, included in the 2015 Barron’s top 100 independent wealth advisors ranking.

BARRON’S – Top Financial Advisors – 2015

Included in the 2015 Barron’s top financial advisors ranking.

FORBES – Top 100 Wealth Managers – 2015

Recognized as one of 2015’s top 100 wealth management firms by Forbes.

FINANCIAL TIMES – Top 100 Women Financial Advisers – 2014

Christina Burroughs, Managing Partner, recognized as one of 2014’s top 100 women financial advisers by Financial Times.

WEALTHMANAGEMENT.COMTop RIA Ranking – 2015

Included in the 2015 top 100 registered investment advisors in the nation.

AZ BUSINESS MAGAZINE Most Influential Women – 2016

Christina Burroughs, Managing Partner, named one of the most influential women of 2016.

AZ BUSINESS MAGAZINE – Most Admired Companies – 2014

Included as one of the most admired companies in Arizona in 2014.

FINANCIAL ADVISOR MAGAZINE 50 Fastest Growing Firms in the U.S. – 2013

Awarded No. 25 on the 2013 list of the fastest growing firms in the U.S.

FINANCIAL PLANNING MAGAZINE 50 Fastest Growing, Fee-Only RIA Firms – 2013

Named on the 2013 list of the 50 fastest growing, fee-only RIA firms.

AZ BUSINESS LEADERS MAGAZINE Wealth Management Leader – 2016

Mark Feldman, CEO, named as an Arizona business leader in the wealth management industry for 2016.

ARIZONA REPUBLIC – Arizona’s 50 Highest-Ranking Women – 2014

Christina Burroughs, Managing Partner, selected as one of Arizona’s 50 highest-ranking women in Arizona Republic’s 2014 issue of Who’s Who in Business.

PHOENIX BUSINESS JOURNAL – 40 Under 40 – 2011

Christina Burroughs, Managing Partner, recognized as a 40 Under 40 list honoring up-and-coming business leaders across the Valley by Phoenix Business Journal.

PHOENIX BUSINESS JOURNAL – Top 25 Business Women of the Year – 2011

Christina Burroughs, Managing Partner, recognized as one of 2011’s top 25 business women of the year by Phoenix Business Journal.

AdvisoryHQ Identifies and ranks the best banks, investment and financial advisory firms, accounting, online brokerages, credit and lending providers, and a wide range of financial-related products, firms, and services in order to give consumers exactly the information they need without any hype or jargon.

CareerBuilder Top Companies To Work For in Arizona This award program recognizes the best organizations across the state as voted by their employees.

CEFEX is an independent global assessment and certification organization. It works closely with investment fiduciaries and industry experts to provide comprehensive assessment programs to improve risk management for institutional and retail investors.

Local First Arizona Local First Arizona empowers individuals to build the life they want in their local community. Together we can create a stronger economy, a more vibrant community, and better job opportunities for Arizonans.