Awards and Recognition

Lisa Urias

  • Most Influential Women in Arizona, AZ Business, 2016

  • Woman of the Year, Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, April 17, 2010
  • Raul Yzaquirre Community Leadership Award, Valle del Sol, September 9, 2011
  • Outstanding Service Award, Alpha Zeta Honorary Agriculture Fraternity, ASU April 1992
  • Golden Achievement Award, League of United Latin American Citizens, March 25, 2005
  • 25 Most influential Hispanic Business Leaders, AZ Business Magazine, March 2013
  • “AL” Brooks Community Leadership Award, Anti-Defamation League, October 27, 2011
  • Appreciation, U.S.-Mexico Philanthropy: Expectations and Opportunities for 2017
  • Appreciation for participation in Civil Dialogue Series, City of Scottsdale, October 15, 2012
  • Recognition of Contribution of Arizona’s Judicial System, Arizona Supreme Court, August 2014-December 2016

Ruben E. Alvarez

  • Male Alumni of the Year, Arizona State University Hispanic Business Students Association, April 16, 2015
  • Man of the Year, The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 2016
  • Appreciation of Distinguished Service (Chair, Board of Directors), American Lung Association, 2003-2004

Jaime A. Molera

  • 40 under 40 award, The Phoenix Business Journal, 2002
  • Named One of the Fifty Most Influential Leaders in Arizona, The Phoenix Business Journal, 2006
  • Outstanding Service, Arizona Board of Education, 2011-2012
  • Appreciation for Service as President of the State Board of Education, Office of the Governor (Jan Brewer), December 21st, 2012
  • Named One of the Most Admired CEO’S & Top Level Executives, The Phoenix Business Journal, 2012
  • Named One of the 20 Names to Know in Education, The Phoenix Business Journal, 2017
  • Selected by Hispanic Business Magazine as one of the top 100 Hispanic leaders in the United States

Molera Alvarez Awards

  • Latino Advocacy Champion Award, Valle del Sol, September 9, 2011
  • Entrepreneur of the Year, Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, April 17, 2010
  • Campaign Excellence Award for Public Affairs/Advocacy Campaign of the Year, American Association of Political Consultants, 2014

Urias Communications Awards

  • 2009 IABC Phoenix Copper Quill Awards- Special Publication Design
  • 2009 IABC Phoenix Copper Quill Awards- Social Media Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • 2010 IABC Phoenix Copper Quill Awards- Marketing Communications Phoenix Zoo “Land of the Dragons” Campaign
  • 2015 Silver Addy
  • Beckrock Award, A Stepping Stone Foundation, 2016