Andalucia.com, the leading web portal providing information about Andalucia, has received the 2008 award for Company of the Year from Junta de Andalucia in collaboration with the Malaga Chamber of Commerce. The award ceremony took place on October 23rd at the Hotel Fuerte in Marbella, and was presided by Maria Gomez, the Government Delegate in Malaga, and coincided with Foreign Residents’ Business Day. Paz Rosado, editor of the site’s Spanish edition said: “For all of us who make Andalucia.com possible, it’s a great honour to receive this prize.” She expressed her appreciation to all of Andalucia, adding that it is a place “that offers a lot both to those who were born here and those who come from other places in Spain and abroad”. She also praised the organisations that gave out the prize for taking the initiative to recognize foreign business efforts. Chris Chaplow, director of Andalucia.com said he was honoured to receive this prize “in recognition of 12 years of work promoting Andalucia”. He thanked the “hard-working team at Andalucia.com, our advertisers that support us and the 350,000 unique visitors each month from all parts of the world”. Costa del Sol companies competed for prizes in the categories of Integration in Andalucia, Innovation, Promotion of Andalucia. Association, Young Business Person and Company of the Year.
ANDALUCIA.COM COMPANY OF THE YEAR