Laureates of the Vector 2009 Award
For his creative contribution in shaping a market economy in Poland, for passion, impetus and versatility of undertaken economic ventures and for paying real attention to ethics and good practices in business activity.
For courage in undertaking very difficult decisions and determination in solving the hitherto unsolvable economic problems. For leading to successful IPO offers of important companies of the Treasury and consistent activity in favour of the Polish economy.
For their activities towards spreading the use of broadband Internet in Poland; for building solid basis of an information society, creating technical conditions of a modern social mobility and flexibility, and for popularisation of e-culture and e-science.
For the strategy of creating competitive advantages and for dynamic development thanks to which Hestia elevated from a local company to the position of vice-leader of the insurance market in Poland. For supporting artists and promoting Polish literature and art.
For proving that the professionalism of management and vision of development bring successes even in such a difficult branch as the tobacco industry. For launching new brands, promoting innovative business solutions and investments bringing new workplaces and skilful combining of economic success and activities in favour of local communities.
For building the SOLBET capital group, the biggest producer of wall materials in Poland, from scratch and promoting its brand on European markets. For consequent introducing world-class innovative technologies and paying attention to the highest quality of offered products.
For non-standard approach to the telecommunication market in Poland, consequent development of digital television and systematic extension of programme and technical offer, for delivering joy and entertainment in the highest digital quality to millions of Poles.
For the biggest and most successful IPO in 2009 and proving that the Polish electro-energy industry is attractive for foreign investors. For the “success in difficult times” – achieving good financial results in the time of economic slowdown and perspective investment plans stimulating the company’s development.