Petra Nikolic, CEO of B+N Slovenia has received the “Female Entrepreneur of the Year” award from the Slovenian Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the highly efficient management of the company. Ms Nikolic was given the award on the “Female Entrepreneurs’ Day” organised by the Slovenian Chamber of Commerce and Industry as part of the “We Are the Next Generation” series of events launched by the European Commission.
Several companies managed by female CEOs were presented on the “Female Entrepreneurs’ Day” held this year for the first time. Those present were reminded of the importance of diversity, tolerance and gender equality in the world of business. The special characteristics of the companies managed by women were also emphasized.
THE “FEMALE ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR” IN SLOVENIA: PETRA NIKOLIC
The B+N group of companies is really proud that the Slovenian CEO of the group has earned the prestigious award of this trailblazing initiative.
B+N Referencia Zrt., the leading facility management company of Hungary, took over the business interests of the ISS Group in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Hungary and Slovenia in 2021. With this step, the Hungarian group of companies has become one of the key facility management companies of the region, covering almost the entire region. With more than 10,000 employees, the company is present in five countries, providing services to its customers on 6,745 sites and an area of nearly 10 million square metres. It generates revenues of EUR 285 million a year.
“We are proud that, based on our market success in Hungary, we can use our expertise and experience of more than 20 years to promote regional expansion. However, it must be emphasized that there is a lot to learn from the companies taken over” – said Ferenc Kis-Szölgyémi, CEO of B+N Referencia Zrt.