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03/10/2018

26th edition of the Entrepreneur Of The Year awards: Eastern Region winners

The 2018 Entrepreneur Of The Year award ceremony for the Eastern Region was held on 2 October in Strasbourg. Here is the full list of this edition’s winners by category.

 

 

Entrepreneur of the Year
This award celebrates an entrepreneur for his or her exceptional track record and for the performance of their business. The Entrepreneur of the Year award was presented to Stéphane Lehning – Laboratoires Lehning.

 

Franco-German

For 4 years now, this award celebrates a “cross-border » entrepreneur and his/her organisation. The Franco-German award was presented to Raymond Bach – Chêne de l’Est.

 

Strategic Vision

This award celebrates an entrepreneur who, after his or her business had been affected by upheavals, began a successful transformation of its business model taking the view that change is an opportunity. This award was presented to Sandro Nardis – E.I.M.I.

 

Global Player

This award celebrates the entrepreneur whose company is international leader on its market, and whose strategy and culture are oriented towards international business. The Global Player award was presented to Jean-Christophe Schaffo – Tennispro Distribution.

 

Family Business

This award celebrates a family business having defined a long-term strategy built on transparent values and governance. The award was presented to Patrick De Giorgi – Constructions de Giorgi.

 

 

Start-Up of the Year

This award celebrates a young business with “strong potential” that has demonstrated innovation on its market and is likely to be one of the entrepreneurial leaders of tomorrow. The Start-Up of the Year award was presented to Pierre Malingrey, Valère Horath et Jérôme Gil – Quipment.

 

Disruptor
This award celebrates the start-up entrepreneur who has conceived a business model that challenges market codes. The Disruptor award was presented to Luc Soler – Visible Patient.

 

Born Global

This award celebrates the start-up entrepreneur whose business model displays the greatest international potential. The Born Global award was presented to Pierre Malingrey, Valère Horath et Jérôme Gil – Quipment.

 

 

 

Societal Commitment
This award celebrates a solidarity-minded entrepreneur who looks beyond the economic purpose of his or her business to provide innovative solutions to societal problems. The Societal Commitment award was presented to Antoine Cochennec, Aurèle Charlet et Quentin Lejannou – In’Bô.

 

 

Verlingue, partenring the Entrepreneur Of The Year programm since 2012, invites you to the Northern Region award ceremony on Thurday 5 October in Mouvaux.