“TRIGOS Steiermark” award for “Best Partnership”

2017-06-06 | Corporate

Anton Paar GmbH and project partner alpha nova were honored with the Austrian sustainability award TRIGOS Steiermark (Styria).

The award was given in the special category "Best Partnership" and honors the longstanding cooperation (13 years) between Anton Paar GmbH and the NGO alpha nova. This partnership enables handicapped people to work within integrated working groups at sites of Anton Paar in Graz and in Wundschuh (Anton Paar ShapeTec). Also the housing project for underage refugee boys which started in 2015, "come in", at the Graz site is a joint project with alpha nova.

Maria Santner (Anton Paar): "The beautiful thing about the partnership with alpha nova is the openness of both companies when it comes to walking new and creative ways and implementing ideas that you are convinced of in a fast and uncomplicated way. The winners of this cooperation are people who sometimes had it hard in life."

TRIGOS is Austria's award for Corporate Social Responsibility CSR) and is given yearly in the categories: integrated CSR-engagement, Best Partnership and Social Entrepreneurship. The aim of TRIGOS is to award the best and most efficient CSR-activities of Austrian companies and to present the best practices to a broader public.

Pictured: f.l.t.r.: Moderator Bernd Olbrich (Kleine Zeitung), Maria Santner (Anton Paar GmbH), Alois Krammer (alpha nova), speaker Herta Stockbauer (BKS Bank).

Photo: ©Jurij Konstantinov