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Winners of the 10th PRESSZVANIE Awards Ceremony

11.06.2015

On its tenth anniversary PRESSZVANIE contest announced the winners of this year at the Awards Ceremony held on June 6, 2015. According to the voting results, prizes for the first places in profile nominations went to:

  • Mariya Brovinskaya, nomination “Agro-industrial complex”;
  • Lesya Voytitskaya, nomination “Banks, finance, investments”;
  • Yuriy Yeremin, nomination “Mining-metallurgical complex”;
  • Igor Maskalevych, nomination “Oil and gas”;
  • Mariya Brovinskaya, nomination “Consumer markets”;
  • Andrey Samofalov, nomination “Industrial production”;
  • Sergey Mityaev, nomination “Telecommunications and IT”;
  • Denis Katsilo, nomination “Transport”;
  • Dmytro Ryasnoy, nomination “Energy sector”.

In a special nomination “Best Business Press Editor”, the 1st place award went to Vitaliy Sych, editor-in-chief of the “Novoe Vremya” magazine.

Kyivstar was recognized as the best company to cooperate with media for its successfully functioning press-office in 2014 in nomination “pressZNANIE”.

In this season of the Contest, we introduced a new image nomination “Best media startup”. The statuette for the first place in this nomination went to radio “Aristocrats”. 

In nomination “For contribution to journalism development” the award went to Andrey Vasiliev, former editor-in-chief of the newspaper “Kommersant Ukraine”.

“It is nice to see that the Contest keeps developing. It stands every chance to go beyond the box of business journalism. It is no surprise, because journalism as a profession always changes under the impact of various factors, including new methods of communicating and distributing information. But I am confident that there are things that will never change: interest to the Contest, its objectivity and transparency, as well as positive emotions, that organizers so generously share with the guests of the Awards ceremony,” commented Yevgeniy Zagorulko, representative of the Contest Supervisory Board, head of public relations department of Smart Holding. 

The Contest jury consists of representatives of business and mass media. The expert partner of the Contest – PwC Ukraine – reconfirmed unbiased results of the voting, having checked compliance of every score to the policy of the Contest.

“High quality and accuracy of our work is shown in support of the most prestigious awards in the world. We are glad to be a partner of PRESSZVANIE – a contest that promotes development of independent business journalism in Ukraine and identifies its best representatives,” noted Dmitriy Grinchishyn, director of PwC Ukraine. Names of all prizewinners and scores of jury members are publicly available on the Contest's website in the “Results” section.

Video report from event you can watch on the official YouTube channel of Organizing committee of the Contest.

Notes to Editors:

Contest PRESSzvanie is an annual contest of business journalists, where juries – business leaders and editors of leading business media – evaluate the work of trade journalists and editors through an interactive voting system on the Contest’s website in real time.

Organizing committee of the Contest: company Mainstream Communication & Consulting.

Strategic partner of the Contest: Smart Holding. 

Partner companies of the Contest: SCM, Metinvest, Group DF, DTEK. 

Legal partner: Asters.

Information partners: TV-channel Ukraina, Segodnya Multimedia, LIGABusinessInform, newspaper Delovaja Stolica, magazine MMR, program Persha Shpalta, TV-channel Business, Ukrainian News Agency, Apostrophe. 

Expert partner: PwC Ukraine.

Partners of the Awards Ceremony: Odessa Port Plant, Kyivstar, Kernel, Comfy, OKKO, Sergey Gusovsky’s restaurants, Khortytsa, PepsiCo, Pryrodne Dzherelo, William Grant & Sons, FitCurves, Illichivsk Sea Trade Port.