EY Entrepreneur of the Year is an international contest the main objective of which is to award people who are outstanding entrepreneurs, visionaries and business leaders.

The Chairman of the Management Board of Fabryki Mebli „FORTE” S.A., Maciej Formanowicz, received special award during this year’s 13th edition of the contest.

The announcement of results took place on the 26th of November during an official Final Gala (live broadcast from Gala was on TVN24 Biznes i świat station).

Special award for-in the winner’s own words- „furniture maker who never got to be a poet"  but instead, created a strong Polish but world-recognized brand - said the chairman of KGHM while handing over the award to Maciej Formanowicz.

Poland hosts the EY Entrepreneur of the Year since 2003. The following criteria are considered by independent EY Jury when selecting the laureates: entrepreneurship, strategy, financial results, international activities, new technologies and innovativeness as well as relations with employees and the surrounding.



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