ubm group gets “the business year” magazine award

On May 25, a presentation of the next edition of “The Business Year – Baku 2016” Magazine took place at Four Seasons Baku Hotel. Along with the event there was held “Leader of the Year”, an awarding ceremony established by “The Business Year” Magazine. The “Leader of the Year” is an annual award presented to officials, as well as commercial and non-governmental institutions that have achieved great success in various spheres of life. This year’s laureates were announced in 10 different categories, including “Man of the Year”, “The Year’s Head of Executive Power”, “The Year’s Model of Corporate governance” and etc.

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev awarded in the nomination of “Man of the Year’. His leading role in provision of the European energy security, creation of “The Southern” transnational gas corridor and organization of internationally significant sport event the first European Games Baku-2015 on a high level.

For services in holding the first European Games Baku-2015, in particular, for the development and implementation of strategy to communicate media and the public, as well as assistance in the Baku-2015 Opening Ceremony, UMB Group and its founder Ulviyya Mir-Gasimova were awarded in the nomination of “The Year’s Man working with media”.