For the second year in a row, FANTASTICO is one of the winners in one of the most prestigious competitions, honouring the business success - Forbes Business Awards 2021. The company won first place in Trade Category. FANTASTICO is also a finalist in Corporate Social Responsibility Category. Forbes competition attracted 153 nominations, which were evaluated by an independent jury.
"I would like to thank the jury for appreciating our work for the second year in a row. This year FANTASTICO turns 30. These were years of bold decisions and hard work. Thanks to them, we are now here among the best companies in Bulgaria”, said Svetoslav Gavrilov, CEO of FANTASTICO. He added that the award is recognition of the work of the entire team of over 3,000 persons: "Respect for the work of all colleagues who have made exceptional efforts based on which we have proved once again that the unique business model of FANTASTICO is vital and ensures sustainable development. It is an honour to work with the man who created this model – Mr. Valeri Nikolov and with the man involved in its development and modernisation – Mr. Vladimir Nikolov. Their hard work is a positive example for all team members involved the FANTASTICO cause."
This is the second major award won by FANTASTICO at Forbes Business Awards. Last year, the company won again the award in Trade Category.
This year, Forbes Business Awards competition turned ten and took place with a record-high number of participants. The competition distinguishes the champions in free enterprise. The winning companies are recognised for the well done work and motivation for being more successful. And their example and history encourage and inspire everyone else, including start-ups and young entrepreneurs.