This is the 12th year of the Sodexo award for Employer of the Year. The growing interest in this prestigious award this year is reflected in the record number of 152 registered companies entering for the award from all regions of the Czech Republic. The organizer of the award is the Employers' Club.
On Friday, May 9, the Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka, accompanied by Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek and the Moravian-Silesian region Hetman Miroslav Novak, visited Moravian-Silesian region.
First stop was OSTROJ a.s.. During a tour of the production department, the prime minister was interested in new trends not only in the production of mining equipment, but also in the company's business strategy. In the final discussion with the management, the Prime Minister stressed, in particular, the need for effective cooperation with Opava Technical College.
Hetman Miroslav Novak praised OSTROJ a.s. for adopting and implementing ideas for social responsibility in the social, economic and environmental areas.
OSTROJ a.s. won first place in the competition for the Moravian-Silesian Region Hetman Award for Social Responsibility in the category of large companies with more than 250 employees and withstood strong competition from the other 31 participating companies who entered the competition from across the region.