At an official ceremony in Sofia, the award ceremony for the winners of the Golden Charity Awards and Corporate Social Responsibility Awards was held. Educational organization ERP Academy received a prize for whole social responsibility with education, training and development. The award was awarded by Eng. Emilia Dimitrova, President of the National Agency for Vocational Education and Training, Prof. Dr. Natalia Futekova. On the stage beside her joined Detelina Smilkova – Vice President of the Private University Higher School of Insurance and Finance (VUZF), with which ERP Academy launched its first project in the field of education – the Master of Business Analysis and ERP Solutions.

ERP Academy is an innovative project of companies from the ERP branch in Bulgaria that unite efforts to make higher education closer to the real needs of the business and the future employees as fully prepared for the labor market in the sphere of business management and information technologies. Partners in ERP Academy are leading Bulgarian and global business software companies as well as experts from the field, aiming at supporting the training and training of personnel in the specific ERP branch, stimulating joint initiatives with the educational institutions and promoting the sector as an appropriate place for career development. The pilot project of the Academy was the creation of the first Master Program in ERP in Bulgaria “Business Analysis and ERP Solutions”, together with Higher School of Insurance and Finance. Lecturers from ERP Academy participate and assist in the realization of various master programs in Plovdiv, Burgas and Svishtov. Among the initiatives of the educational organization is the “Innovators in Education” ranking, which aims to show the good example and to promote different educational projects and personalities working to improve Bulgarian education.

The Business Lady Magazine’s “Golden Heart” Charity Awards are another continuation of the main goal of the publication – to make public a variety of professional successes, qualities and achievements in every respect. The main purpose of the organizers is to further motivate institutions, companies and individuals to be more involved in different societal issues.