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Mainstream Communication & Consulting held the 2nd Ukrainian Competition on Sport Preference Among Journalists

11.07.2013

On July 6, restaurant BEEF meat & wine hosted the Second Ukrainian Competition on Sport Preference Among Journalists, which was held under auspice of the Contest «Prize of Business Circles «PRESSzvanie». The tournament is rated by the International Preference League as the tournament of the 2nd category. Organizers of the tournament are Mainstream Communication & Consulting, International Sport Preference League, and Ukrainian Sport Preference Federation.

Preference tournament brought together journalists and editors of Ukraine’s major business media, namely «Forbes Ukraine» magazine, IA «RBC-Ukraine», IA «Ukrainian News», IA «Interfax», «Investgazeta», «Delo.ua» portal, «UGMK» portal, TRC «Era», etc. The general partner of the tournament was restaurant BEEF meat & wine.

«The preference philosophy implies an intellectual approach and objective analysis in the process of problem solving. It is necessary to think the course of the game several moves ahead and consider different scenarios. Both journalists and we, business people, face such philosophy every day in our work,» said Ruslan Shibaev, co-owner of BEEF meat & wine.

Special guest of the tournament was Garik Korogodskiy, the 2009 world champion, preference grand master, well-known Kyiv businessman, against whom journalists played in the super final.

Despite the fact that no one managed to defeat the guest, the super final defined winners among journalists:

First Place — Alexander Usachev, Ukrainian News Agency.

Second place — Oleg Vovchuk, worked for UNIAN Information Agency.

Third Place — Aleksey Cherniavskiy, «Energy business».

The event included not only the tournament for players, but also master classes for beginners.