Transatlantic Business Award Program 2019
The American Chamber of Commerce Estonia (AmCham Estonia), U.S. Embassy Tallinn, and the Baltic American Freedom Foundation (BAFF) are pleased to announce the launch of the third annual Transatlantic Business Awards program!
The Transatlantic Business Awards program is dedicated to strengthening economic ties and recognizing outstanding and innovative achievements by Estonian-based companies and individuals in the U.S. market.
U.S. Chargé d’Affaires to Estonia Brian Roraff applauded the success of the awards program. “For the third year in a row, the U.S. Embassy in Tallinn is pleased to partner with AmCham and BAFF to recognize outstanding enterprises through the Transatlantic Business Awards. As an EU member with a vibrant market and thriving innovation ecosystem, Estonia is a leader in digital governance that shares our commitment to strengthening transatlantic trade. We look forward to expanding bilateral business, enhancing trade, and collaborating with private sector and government officials to promote innovation in Estonia and the United States.”
Applications are accepted starting from September 3rd and until September 30th
The winner of this award will be announced at the Transatlantic Business Conference 2019 organized by AmCham Estonia on November 6, 2019.
THE TRANSATLANTIC COMPANY OF THE YEAR AWARD
This program is aimed at highlighting the importance of transatlantic trade and investment between the United States and Estonia and recognizing the contributions and positive impact made by Estonian companies investing in the United States. The award will be presented annually in order to highlight the importance of the economic ties between the United States and Estonia and to celebrate business excellence by an Estonian company in arguably the most competitive market in the world. The award will honor signiﬁcant achievement within the United States market, which might include strategic collaborations with U.S.-based organizations, implementation of innovative solutions, or signiﬁcant company growth or investment activities.
Read more and apply!
THE TRANSATLANTIC PROMOTER OF THE YEAR AWARD
The award will recognize an individual residing in Estonia or in the United States, who has made significant contributions to promoting entrepreneurship or transatlantic collaboration. The award will honor the individual’s accomplishments in fostering increased entrepreneurial activity, including among diverse groups, and in promoting connections with the U.S. – based entrepreneurship ecosystem.
THE MELISSA WELLS CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY AWARD
This award recognizes companies operating in Estonia, who demonstrate ethical leadership and corporate responsibility and who make a positive difference in their communities.
Read more and apply!