Via Bona award for philanthropy and corporate social responsibility in category of large companies was received by Dae-Sik Kim, the President and CEO of our company.
Thank you very much. Receiving this prize is a big honor for us. At the same time is also a big obligation to continue with the corporate social responsibility in the community and region where we are active, added Dae-Sik Kim. The jury awarded our factory for a long-term effort to be a responsible employer and producer that supports also the region by realization of various projects or volunteering activities for the employees. The strategic areas of our CSR are care for employees, environment, communication with suppliers and engagement within the community.
Via Bona competition awards companies who voluntarily and beyond what the law require help the neighborhood, employees or business environment where they are active. The results of the 17th anniversary of the competition were presented on a gala program that took place on April 4, 2017. Together 71 small, middle and large companies applied for the award in various categories. The most inspiring examples of corporate social responsibility were chosen by independent jury composed of representatives from business sector, state, media, non-profit organizations and educational institutions based on two rounds of personal presentations.