In 2019, Romania celebrates 30 years since it has become a democracy after the fall of communism in 1989. We want to discover the positive projectscompanies, and people that have made a contribution in Romania in the last three decades, in addition to discovering young projects and ideas that already have an impact.

In the second edition of the Romania Insider Awards, we will also highlight sustainability, culture and up and coming community initiatives which inspire. We will focus even more on connecting people before, during and after the Romania Insider Awards Gala.

Through an ethical & transparent selection process, with a reputable Board of Advisors and a C-level, independent Jury filtering out applications in 10 award categories, the Romania Insider Awards will zoom in on the positives in stormy times.

Time has come to publicly acknowledge the Romanian companies & projects that share these positive Romania values with us, during an exclusive Awards Gala on 15 October 2019, at JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel.

Award Categories in 2019

The awards in the following categories will soon be open for nominations from the public. Jury winners will be chosen in a two-step selection process, with the support of specialized Boards of Advisors and a reputable Jury of C-level Romanian and foreign business leaders.

Winners in the following categories will be awarded during an exclusive Awards Gala event on 15 October 2019 at JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel.

✓    Best Innovation Award powered by JANSSEN ROMANIA
✓    Best Start-Up Award powered ed by BANCA TRANSILVANIA
✓    Employer of the Year Award powered by UP ROMANIA
✓    Most Scalable Social Responsibility Project Award
✓    Most Inspiring Rural Development Award
✓    Most Encouraging Sustainable Real Estate Award supported by CRH ROMANIA
✓    Best Cultural Enterprise Award
✓    Most Effective Promotion for Romania Abroad Award


Special prizes selected and awarded by a team of reputed journalists and business consultants:

✓    Top Investments with Greatest Impact in Romania in the Last 30 Years
✓    Top Romanian Brands with Most Successful International Expansion in Last 30 Years

Go to General Selected, Judging Criteria & Process

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DISCOVER THE WINNERS OF THE 2018 EDITION HERE