Awards & Recognition

MCA Achieves National Recognition as One of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies

The company was ranked #2938 in the 2016 Inc 5000

Date: 2016

MCA was recognized for achieving a 3-year growth of 117% and joins companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Pandora, LinkedIn, and many other well-known names who gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000. The 2016 Inc. 5000 is the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represented a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment- its independent small businesses. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria can be found at

2016 Enterprising Women of the Year Award

Enterprising Women Magazine

Date: 2016

MCA President, Lisa Firestone, was named one of the 2016 Enterprising Women of the Year. The annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards is widely considered one of the most prestigious recognition programs for women business owners. To win, nominees must demonstrate that they have rapidly growing businesses, mentor or actively support other women and girls involved in entrepreneurship, and stand out as leaders in their communities. Many honorees also serve as leaders of the key organizations that support the growth of women’s entrepreneurship. Lisa was recognized for this honor at the 14th Annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration and Conference in February of 2016.

MCCC Small Business Leader of the Year Award

Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce

Date: 2014

MCA President, Lisa Firestone, was awarded The 2014 Small Business Leader of the Year Award- by the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce in November 2014. The Small Business Leader of the Year Award is presented to a successful small business owner or manager with 500 or fewer employees whose business has experienced substantial growth and whose leadership provided a positive impact on the business community in Montgomery County during the past year.

A Maryland Top 50 Women Owned Business


Date: 2013, 2014, and 2015

Managed Care Advisors was named a Top 50 Women Owned Business by in 2013. The “Top Business List” offers the most comprehensive look at the strongest segment of the United States economy – America’s privately held companies. These companies are the most recognized and respected which truly differentiate themselves in our indeterminate marketplace. This esteemed list has been highly coveted by corporations, government agencies and educational institutions who desire to increase opportunities with women-owned businesses.

SmartSEO Brava! Winner 2013


Date: 2013

MCA president, Lisa Firestone, has been recognized as one of Washington SmartCEO’s Brava! award winners. Nominees were required to be women executives leading companies that generated at least $1 million in revenue and who encourage local philanthropy, mentor fellow CEOs and set their companies on the path to tremendous growth. A group of Greater Washington business leaders came together to form the Brava! committee and to choose this year’s winners.

VIP Teaming Contractor of the Year 2011

American Express OPEN

Date: 2011

MCA’s president, Lisa Firestone, has been awarded the VIP Teaming Government Contractor of the Year by American Express OPEN, the small business division of the financial services company. Candidates were evaluated based on criteria such as growth, strategy and community involvement.

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