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BETEK receives TOP 100 award

Überlingen – BETEK GmbH & Co. KG, a company based in Aichhalden, in the Black Forest region of southern Germany, has made it into the TOP 100 in the 26th year of the innovation competition. It will receive its award on 28 June from competition mentor Ranga Yogeshwar, TOP 100 coordinator Professor Nikolaus Franke and compamedia at Frankfurt’s Jahrhunderthalle events venue. TOP 100 uses a rigorous process of analysis to assess how SMEs manage innovation and how successful they are in bringing these innovations to market. BETEK, which has 340 employees, particularly impressed the independent panel of judges in the ‘Innovative Processes and Organisation’ category. This is the third time that the company has joined this elite group.


New Talents: Berufsstarter zu Gast bei der SIMON GROUP

Zum zweiten Mal hat die SIMON GROUP ihre neuen Auszubildenden, Studenten und deren Eltern zu einem Ausbildungs-Kennenlernabend ins Stammwerk eingeladen. Neben Arbeitsplatzbegehungen, Factory-Tour und vielen Hintergrundinfos zum Thema Aus- und Weiterbildung kam auch das Vergnügen nicht zu kurz: Im Anschluss an den Info-Teil wurde eine Grillparty für die fast 60 Gäste und Teilnehmer der SIMON GROUP ausgerichtet.


25th round of TOP 100 awards

Extensive scientific analysis / innovations management and successful innovations decisive / Ranga Yogeshwar honours winners

Überlingen/Ludwigsburg – The innovation leaders in Germany's SME sector are dusting off their evening wear in preparation for the 25th TOP 100 awards. The winning companies have been selected following independent scientific analysis by Professor Nikolaus Franke, who will be joined by the competition's mentor, Ranga Yogeshwar, and its initiator, compamedia, at the fifth German SME Summit on 29 June in Ludwigsburg to present the winners with their awards.