The director of the Obuv Rossii group of companies won the Best Young Entrepreneur-2011 award.
On November 16 in Novosibirsk, the regional stage of the “Best Young Entrepreneur-2011” award was held.
The laureates were representatives of various sectors of the region’s economy. The expert council of the award was headed by the Minister of Industry, Trade and Enterprise Development Sergey Semka.
Anton Titov, director of GC Obuv Rossii, became a laureate in the nomination “Production of Consumer Goods”.
The winners also included Dmitry Stakanovsky (SD-Group), Evgeny Mitelev (Vneshtrans-Group), Marina Gulyaeva (INTALEV-Sibir), Elena Podoprigora (Congress Hall Siberia).
Winners will represent the region already at the All-Russian competition.
Obuv Rossii Group of Companies is a federal shoe retail company, one of the ten largest shoe retailers in Russia. It is developing two networks - Westfalika (single brand, mid-price segment) and Pedestrian (economy network), as well as the brand of inexpensive youth shoes Emilia Estra. Today, more than 150 stores of the company operate in 50 cities throughout Russia. The net revenue of Shoe of Russia in 2010 amounted to 1,6 billion rubles. The credit rating of Expert RA is B ++. Obuv Rossii became the laureate of the “Company of the Year-2010” award (organized by RBC) in the nomination “For Contribution to the Development of the Retail Market”.