On June 29th, ARCTIC attended the 5th German Mittlestand Summit in Ludwigsburg, Germany. As part of the event, ARCTIC received the TOP 100 award for innovative Mittelstand companies. The award was presented by mentor Ranga Yogeshwar during the evening‘s awards ceremony.
ARCTIC was in good company: 120 of the award winners are world-and national market leaders. In the past three years, the top innovators together filed a combined 4,511 patents. Collectively, they achieved 40 percent of their turnover with market innovations and innovative improvements.
Needless to say, it was a very beautiful, glamorous evening for us, with many impressive peers, inspiring speakers and a friendly atmosphere.
We are thrilled to recieve the TOP 100 award and thank our customers and partners for their support and well wishes!
More photos from the evening:
TOP 100: the competition
Since 1993, compamedia has awarded the TOP 100 seal of approval for outstanding innovative strength and above-average innovation success to medium-sized companies. Since 2002, the scientific direction has been in the hands of Prof. Dr. med. Nikolaus Franke. Franke is the founder and director of the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and has worked as a visiting researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). With 18 research awards and more than 200 publications, he is one of the world’s leading innovation researchers. Mentor to the TOP 100 is science journalist and TV presenter Ranga Yogeshwar. Project partners are the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft for the Promotion of Applied Research and the Mittelstandsverband BVMW. As media partners, manager magazin, impulse and W&V Unternehmensvergleich.