North-West Telecom won the All-Russian contest “Best Russian Enterprises – 2004” for dynamic development among communications enterprises.
The contest was organized by the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Russian Federation Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Expert Institute with the support of the Russian Federation Government.
The contest was conducted among Russian industrial enterprises. Its main purpose was to identify Russian enterprises which achieved best economic and financial performances and attract the attention of public authorities and businesses to their experience.
This year the contest jury included Russian Industry and Energy Minister V.B. Khristenko, President of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs A.I. Volsky and other representatives of executive and legislative authorities, public organizations and business circles.
Director General of OJSC NWT Vladimir Akulich pointed out: “The victory of JSC North-West Telecom in such an authoritative contest is the recognition of efforts of the whole 34,000-strong company collective aimed at a more efficient operation and stable development of the company and, consequently, at a greater prosperity of our shareholders”.