For the Hungarian Economy Award 2013

It is a tradition that on the Day of Entrepreneurs state and ministerial awards are distributed. The same happened now, the awards were handed over by Mihály Varga  (List of awardees). The Entrepreneur of the Year award established by the VOSZ and being handed over by the board of the organisation is recognising the companies producing the most excellent professional performance and showing a dedicated community activity. This year the founders have also received the jubilee award of the VOSZ organisation because of its 25th anniversary.









Budapest, 6 December 2013.

Mihály Varga

The award was handed over by Mihály Varga, minister of national economy. The „Entrepreneur of the Year” award was handed over by Sándor Demján, acting president of the VOSZ, Tibor Tolnay, current president of the VOSZ, József Lits, chairman of the Supervisory committee of the VOSZ to the entrepreneurs performing excellent professional activity.

Award of the president of Hungary

Awardees of the Hungarian Knighthood Cross:
Dr. József Lits, chairman of the VOSZ Supervisory committee, chairman of the VOSZ organisation in Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok county
Zsigmond Pordán, member of the VOSZ Supervisory committee, chairman of the VOSZ organisation in Komárom- Esztergom county
Tamás Sztanó, managing director of Leroy Co. Kereskedelmi, Szolgáltató és Vendéglátó Kft.

The Hungarian Gold Cross was received by:
Imre Adám, co-chairman of the VOSZ, chairman of the VOSZ organisation in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén county
Dr. László Szabó, general manager of TEVA Magyarország Zrt.
Teréz Tóth Mrs Szabóné, Head of Secretariat of VOSZ Center

Awards from the Ministry of National economy

Award of For the Hungarian economy:
Béla Bajzáth, Bau-Komplex Kft.
Ildikó Opris Mrs Clementné, KAVOSZ Zrt.
Dr. Tamás Büttner, Büttner és Társai Szerszámelemgyártó Kft.
Ferenc Endrődi, Akker-Plus Kht.
Patrik Kovács, National Association of Young Entrepreneurs
István Losonczi, Losonczi Kft.
János Pataki, National Industrial Body of the Hungarian confectioners
Zsolt Radvánszki, Dual Acélszerkezeti Kft.

The recognition diploma from the minister was received by:
Károly Bárány, Association of the General Industrial Entrepreneurs of Budafok-Tétény
Margit Téglás, VOSZ-KVBSZ

Awardees of the Entrepreneur of the Year:

Andreas Ebner Ebner Winery
Tamás Ábrányi café+co Ital- és Etelautomata Kft.
Olga Auguszt - Auguszt confectionery


Day of Entrepreneurs

6 December 2013.

The VOSZ (National Association of Entrepreneurs and Employers) organised the 15th traditional year-end Festive event, the Day of the Entrepreneurs at the Palace of Arts, to which almost 600 entrepreneurs arrived from every county of the country. By today the event has become one of the most important forums of the Hungarian business environment showing the significance of the entrepreneurial sector in the economic life of Hungary.

In 2013 the Association celebrated its 25th year of establishment. On this occasion the founding members received jubilee awards.
the event also hosted Péter Simsa, founding chairman of the VOSZ and János Palotás, founding co-chairman and later chairman.
Besides the anniversary recognitions there were high state and federation awards given, too.