Honorary Prize for Contribution to the Economics of the Municipality of Gorna Oryahovitsa was received by eng. Georgi Uzunov – Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Zaharni Zavodi AD and Eng. Rusi Danev – Member of the Supervisory Board of Zaharni Zavodi JSC. The prizes were presented on May 29, 2017 by the Mayor of Gorna Oryahovitsa Municipality Eng. Dobromir Dobrev at the ceremony on the occasion of the town’s celebration.
“It is an honor to receive this prize. It is a recognition of the tireless work of those 800 people who work in ZAHARNI ZAVODI. For 16 years ZAHARNI ZAVODI has invested BGN 96 mln. But these 16 years are a small episode of the company’s development. ZAHARNI ZAVODI have always been the flagship of the development of Gorna Oryahovitsa Municipality. This would not have been possible without the active help of the advisers and the mayor Eng. Dobromir Dobrev. Thanks to them that we feel as part of a team”, said Georgi Uzunov.
Georgi Uzunov is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of ZAHARNI ZAVODI JSC, a Doctor of Technical Sciences, a person with a rich management experience. Roussi Danev is a member of the Supervisory Board of ZAHARNI ZAVODI JSC, congressman in the Grand National Parliament in 1990-199; Eng. Georgi Uzunov and Eng. Rusi Danev are majority shareholders in ZAHARNI ZAVODI since the privatization of the company in 2000.
ZAHARNI ZAVODI JSC is the largest employer in the municipality of Gorna Oryahovitsa, one of the biggest employers in Veliko Tarnovo region and one of the hundred largest Bulgarian companies.