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Al Cosentino Group the prestigious European Business Awards 2013-2014, in the Import / Export. This award recognizes Cosentino, a world leader in the manufacture and distribution of innovative surfaces for architecture and design, as one of the best companies in the field of internationalization, appreciating “its strong growth in the volume of exports, the expansion in of new markets and the introduction of creative and innovative operating processes. “ In addition, the award highlights “the power in the management and development of the international market and the ability to maintain and improve its position in the market compared to competitors.“
From its headquarters in Almeria, Spain, the Group distributes its products and brands in over 80 countries and directly manages and controls its facilities and infrastructure in more than 20 of these countries. Currently, 90% of its turnover comes from international markets.
The European Business Awards is a prestigious independent award that aims to recognize and promote excellence, best practice and innovation in the European business community.
This year's finalists were selected from 17,000 entries from 34 European countries.
The awards consist of a total of three phases, each of which must be progressively overcome. In the first phase, he was chosen the National Champion in each country. In the second, are being awarded the accolades “Ruban d'Honneur“ and the process ends with the transition to the final stage of the competition for the nomination of the winner in each category. At this point, the companies belonging to different categories, must present their organization in front of the jury.
The final awards for each category were assigned an exclusive gala which was held in Athens. Santiago Alfonso, Director of Marketing & Communications, and Isabel Martínez-Cosentino Ramos accepted the award as representatives of the Spanish multinational and Cosentino family.