The Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) announced on Wednesday that the Nomination Committee from the Made in Romania Program has selected the 50 semi-finalist companies for its fourth edition.
BVB said in a press release that the public can begin to cast their vote for their favourite company to reach the final and stated that voting will end on August 31. The public will decide the company that will count among this year’s 15 finalists.
The public vote to designate one of the 15 finalists of this edition will start on the 4th of August. The other 14 finalist companies are to be established on the 1st of September by the Jury consisting of experts in various sectors of the economy. The 15 finalist companies will be announced publicly at the Awards Gala ceremony scheduled for September 2021.
The Program has designated the 50 semi-finalists out of a total of more than 300 nominated entrepreneurial companies and offers 24-hour direct connectivity for entrepreneurs linking them with investors, consultants, and other entrepreneurs.
“A major objective of the Bucharest Stock Exchange is to position itself as the main funding channel for local entrepreneurial companies. The Made in Romania Program developed by Bucharest Stock Exchange 4 years ago has created the perfect framework for the Romanian entrepreneurs to promote their businesses, which can reach a new level of development by attracting funding from the capital market,” said Radu Hanga, Chairman of the Board of BVB.
“Starting from this edition of the Made in Romania Program, we have integrated the digitization component, so that we now have a digitized Made in Romania platform bringing together all the stakeholders that could support the Romanian entrepreneurs find the best funding solution for their businesses as well as provide the consulting they need to run their businesses better,” said CEO of BVB, Adrian Tanase.