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Romanian Courier Business Awards 2014
November 13, 2014, HOTEL INTERCONTINENTAL, BUCHAREST

 

The Romanian Courier Business Awards 2014 gala is the perfect meeting platform to celebrate and reward achievements, success stories and dedication of companies and personalities that keep the Romanian Courier sector on the move.

Besides giving the industry a chance to recognize the outstanding achievements of a chosen few, the event will also offer the perfect occasion to celebrate in the somptuous surroundings of a five star hotel in Bucharest another year of industry growth with the top management of the sector and its business providers from the entire supply chain.

Join us on November 13, 2014 at the Ronda Ballroom, Hotel InterContinental Bucharest  to celebrate the courier industry champions of the year!

Overall Courier Business Awards

  • Deal of the Year
  • Courier Company of the Year
  • Manager of the Year
  • Business growth of the Year

Operational Courier Awards

  • Investment of the Year
  • Most innovative project 
  • Best website
  • Best Courier web application
  • Courier service Car of the Year

Awards Gala participation fee: 

  • Conference  participation fee is - 189 € + VAT/ person. 
  • Company Corporate table of 6  - 980 € + VAT. 

The fee includes the participation in the Awards Gala sitting down dinner.

All registration fees mentioned above exclude 24% Romanian VAT. 

Registration conditions: Should the event be cancelled due to force majeure, unavailability of the venue, speakers being prevented or for other good cause, the organizer reserves the right to cancel the event. In case of cancellation all participants will be informed promptly. In this case, all registration fees will be reimbursed.

 

 

Program
19:00 - 20:00
Awards Gala Opening welcome Cocktail

Organised in the elegant surroundings of the InterContinental Hotel Bucharest, the Ronda Ball­-room will be the place to network over a glass of fine drinks with top management representatives of the courier and postal services sector.

20:00 - 20:30
Awards Gala Dinner - Part 1

A special three course menu will complement the Awards Gala Ceremony with a special fine dining moment prepared by the Chef of the InterContinental Hotel.

20:30 - 21:30
Courier Business Awards Gala Ceremony

Mr. Catalin Marinescu, President of the National Authority for Management and Regulation in Communications of Romania – ANCOM will formally open the Awards ceremony with an introductory keynote address to the courier sector representatives.

The Awards ceremony will recognise and reward the success stories and dedication of companies and personalities that keep the Romanian Courier sector on the move, giving the industry a chance to recognise the outstanding achievements of a chosen few.

Overall Courier Business Awards

  • Deal of the Year
  • Courier Company of the Year
  • Manager of the Year
  • Business growth of the Year

Outstanding Programs 

  • Investment of the Year
  • Remarcable project of the Year
  • Best website
  • Best Courier web application
  • Courier service Car of the Year

21:30 - 22:00
Awards Gala Dinner - Part 2

A special three course menu will complement the Awards Gala Ceremony with a special fine dining moment prepared by the Chef of the InterContinental Hotel.

22:00 - 22:30
Networking time

The participants will have the opportunity to congratulate the winners and further strengthen the ties of future business ventures over a glass of wine during the after Awards Ceremony Networking time.


Speakers
Catalin Marinescu
President of ANCOM

Mr. Marinescu will formally open the Awards Gala Ceremony with a keynote Introductory address to the courier sector representatives

Catalin Marinescu was appointed President of the National Authority for Management and Regulation in Communications of Romania – ANCOM – in April 2009, for a six-year mandate. In this capacity, he oversees the implementation of the national policy in the domains of electronic communications, audiovisual communications and postal services. His activity is dedicated to fulfilling the Authority’s mission of protecting the interests of the communications consumers in Romania, by promoting competition in the communications market, ensuring the management of scarce resources, encouraging innovation and efficient investments in infrastructure.

 

Marius Ghenea
President of the Romanian Association of E-Shopping ARMO

Marius Ghenea is a renowned Romanian entrepreneur, the business man to go to when you have a golden idea, and the person to trust for guidance in case of business challenges. Some of his day to day professional responsibilities include being President for the Romanian Association of E-Shopping; Board Advisor Maastricht School of Management Romania; and Board Member in the Community Foundations Program. Always a member of the business TV show Arena Leilor, co-organizer and lector of the entrepreneurial School for StartUps, he still finds time for writing his first book dedicated to the entrepreneurial field and the Romanian business market: “Antreprenoriat, drumul de la idei catre oportunitati si succes in afaceri”.

Alexandru Petrescu
CEO of the Romanian Post

Alexandru Petrescu is the General manager of the Romanian Post, the national postal operator in the field of postal offices. He is also the President of the Commission for Preparation and Monitoring of Romanian Post Privatisation Process, appointed via Order of the Minister for Communications and Information Society, as part of the agreement between IMF and the Romanian Government. Previously London based, Alex has been driving prepaid development in the UK and Europe for several years, from various positions in prepaid focused companies, most recently Raphaels Bank. 

Octavian Badescu
Vice-President of the Romanian Courier Companies Association AOCR

Octavian Badescu is an entrepreneur, Vice-President of AOCR and the founder of fast delivery courier company, Sameday Courier. He has a managerial experience of over 10 years in the fast courier business and established companies in areas such as online retail sites, direct marketing and market research. In 2012, he made the exit of Retailplus Eastern Europe, selling the company to the world leader in market research - AC Nielsen.

Marian Seitan
President of the Romanian Direct Marketing Association

Marian Seitan is the President of the Romanian Direct Marketing Association ARMAD and the CEO of Mediapost Hit Mail, a full-service Direct Marketing agency he built from scratch, now employing 900 people and whose annual turnover comes to 8 million euro. A scholarship in France opened new horizons for him in 1995 when direct marketing was rather unknown in Romania. In 1997, only six months after graduating from the Academy of Economic Studies in Bucharest, he set up his business, originally called Hit Mail. Subsequently, as the French Post acquired 60 percent of the company, it changed its name to Mediapost Hit Mail

Gabriel Ghita
Business Development Manager CEE at MasterCard Europe

Gabriel Ghita is Business Development Manager CEE , at MasterCard Europe. With a background of more than 10 years in the cards industry, Gabriel Ghita has been a member of the MasterCard team in Bucharest since 2007. His main responsibility as a Business Development Manager for Central and Eastern Europe are identifying new business opportunities together with the partner financial institutions and the development of new payment technologies: contactless, mobile payments, solutions for e-commerce.

Liviu Taloi
Community Manager GPeC

Liviu Taloi was part of the team who launched today’s most powerful Romanian online store – eMag.ro, where he was a PR Manager for 3 years. Since 2006, Taloi founded the company WebAudit specialized in providing consultancy in electronic-commerce for Romanian online shops. In the last 3 years, Liviu Taloi offered consultancy to more than 20 Romanian online shops. Most of them are now leaders on their market niche.

Mihai Macelaru
Head of M&A at Noerr

Mihai Macelaru, Head of M&A Practice at NOERR, has an extensive experience and an outstanding track record in the field of M&A, advising clients in connection with several of the most challenging and famous transactions implemented on the Romanian market in the last years. The industries range in which he advised his clients includes telecommunication & media, mining and natural resources, agri-food business, energy, industrial manufacturing facilities. He has been involved either on the buy-side, assisting private equity houses or strategic investors, or on the sell-side, in all kind of M&A deals, starting from privatization processes and continuing with silent auctions, joint ventures and complex mergers.
 

Adrian Ion
General Manager of GovNet Conferences

Adrian Ion is the General Manager of GovNet Conferences and Publisher for GovNet Romania and Which Lawyer in Romania. He is an entrepreneur with over 15 years experience in media and publishing, being the co-founder of The Diplomat-Bucharest and initiator of several projects in print media and business conferences. Adrian is also the Vice-President of the Romanian Photovoltaic Industry Association www.rpia.ro being involved in coordinating the policy, governmental and private companies communication in the area of renewable energy.

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The Winners of the 2014 Romanian Courier Business Awards. Congratulations!

Venue
Hotel Intercontinental
BUCHAREST
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The Romanian Courier Business Awards Gala  will be organized at the InterContinental Hotel in Bucharest, Ronda Ballroom.

InterContinental Bucharest is a five star hotel that provides a highclass background for conferences, receptions and other types of events. Located right in the center of Bucharest, it is within walking distance from the Old City – Bucurestiul Vechi. The main subway station and the central bus station are just across the street. There are also taxi ranks directly in front of the hotel.


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