Prof. Dr. Natalia Futekova will present the topic “Business Education – Not a New Trend, Need” in the fourth edition of “COMPANY OF THE YEAR – Success in Focus” – a whole-day business event organized by Bulgaria Business Review, Business magazine Lady and Business Lady Club. The initiative is under the patronage of Valery Simeonov, Deputy Prime Minister for Economic and Demographic Policy.

Prof. Dr. Natalia Futekova is Managing Partner of ERP.BG – one of the leading Bulgarian software development companies. She is actively involved in various initiatives in support of education, culture and entrepreneurship. She is the organizer and chairman of the jury of the “Innovators in Education” ranking as well as a mentor in the Start It Smart pre-engineer. Natalia Futekova is the founder of the ERP Academy and the head of the first ERP Master’s program in Bulgaria, “Business Analysis and ERP Solutions”, established jointly with the Higher School of Insurance and Finance. From 2017 she is a member of the Management Board of the Bulgarian Association of Information Technologies (BAIT).

Participation in the forum and the evening ceremony will also take place: Rositsa Dimitrova, Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Policy; e. Yanka Takeva, President of the SBU; Ventsislav Karadzhov, Chairman of the Commission for Personal Data Protection, Prof. Dr. Eng. Nikolay Valkanov; Sevdalina Vassileva, Member of the Management Board and Executive Director of Fibank; Georgi Rukov, Director of Business Development at Creditismo AD; Rostislava Pavlova, Executive Director of Puratos Bulgaria.

During the evening official ceremony, for the fourth consecutive year, awards will be given to companies and institutions that have made adequate efforts for their development and prosperity in various categories including: Financial Sector, FinTech, Industry, Media, Insurance, Education, Construction and Architecture , Health, High Tech, Employer Brand, Corporate Employer, and others.

The awards are given for merit related to: human capital development; continuous improvement of the quality of the offered product / service; effectiveness and transparency; competitiveness and innovation; client approach; successful business model; know-how; good market positioning; sustainable development and others.

Media partners of this year’s edition are: Bulgaria on-air TV, Radio Vitosha, Radio Focus, Focus news agency, Crosses news agency, Mail.BG, Radar.BG, b2bmedia, Manifesto.BG,