On May 4, the awards ceremony was held at the emblematic Stock Exchange Palace, in Madrid. The event was chaired by the Minister for the Economy and Competitiveness, Mr. Luis de Guindos and inaugurated by the director of the newspaper LA RAZON, Mr. Francisco Marhuenda. Both extolled the work of the award-winning entrepreneurs,
“who have been the main drivers of the economic recovery”
The event was inaugurated by the director of the newspaper (and organizer of the event) LA RAZÓN, Francisco Marhuenda, who affirmed that
“employment does not have to be created by the Administration, but thanks to the entrepreneurs”
He also highlighted the historic downturn in the unemployment that took place in April, thanks to the structural reforms undertaken and he predicted that
«GDP will continue to grow at 3%»
Likewise, Minister De Guindos wanted to congratulate all the winners, whom he said
“you are the pillars of the economy with your work, effort, passion and ideas. You, the companies are who spread the Spanish economy to all corners of the world “
Here are some images of Mr. Jose Manuel Martínez Barrado, CEO at Prodesa Medioambiente, receiving the award Best SME 2017
Jose Manuel Martínez, CEO at PRODESA received the award given by D. Juan Luis Vidal Álvarez Ossorio, SME Corporate Director at Bankia.
All winners after receiving the awards with the Minister, Luis De Guindos in the middle of the image
And the winners were: ArcelorMittal, Best Value at IBEX 35- Stock Market; Adolfo Domínguez, Most Relevant Stock Market Securities; Ashoka, Best Start-up Driver; Isdin, Best Technological Innovation; Mutua Madrileña, Best Corporate Social Responsibility Policy; Minube.com, Best Digital Initiative; Prodesa, “BANKIA” The Best SME; Cofares, Best HR Management; Logitravel, Best Internationalization project; Félix Revuelta, President of Naturhouse received the award Best Career Path; and Carlos Buesa, President of Oryzon awarded as Best Entrepreneur.
Moments of celebration after receiving the prize, crowned a bright night for Prodesa in the Palace of the Stock Exchange of Madrid:
Zaragoza, 5th June 2017