Deloitte launches its annual Technology Fast 50 competition in Central Europe
Contact: Tamara Vlastelica Bakic
Deloitte in Montenegro
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Deloitte in cooperation with Union of ICT Societies (JISA) announces the launch of Technology Fast 50 competition, which recognises the 50 fastest-growing technology companies in Central Europe. Celebrating its 9th year in Central Europe, the Deloitte Fast 50 competition selects its winners based on their financial performance in the last five years. This year, companies from Serbia, for the first time got the opportunity to be on the list of “50 most successful” companies.
“While last year’s winners hailed primarily from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Poland and Latvia, this year we expect to see more companies from expanding markets such as Bulgaria, Romania, Slovenia and Croatia in the rankings,” says the Regional Managing Partner for Technology, Media and Telecommunications, Dariusz Nachyla.
Online registration and eligibility criteria can be found on the regional Fast 50 website, www.deloitte.com/fast50ce. This year’s competition is openned from 5 May and will close on 30 June 2008. As in previous years, winners of the regional competition will automatically be nominated in the Europe-wide competition known as “Technology Fast 500 EMEA”. The special category is Rising Star, young companies that has been in business for a minimum of three years and during that period was noticed as innovative, fast growing and revenue must be accounted on a consistent basis. Complete list will be published in September and winners of the regional competition will automatically be nominated in the Europe-wide competition known as “Technology Fast 500 EMEA”.
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About Deloitte Central Europe
Deloitte Central Europe is a regional organization of entities organised under the umbrella of Deloitte Central Europe Holdings Limited, the member firm in Central Europe of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu. Services are provided by the subsidiaries and affiliates of Deloitte Central Europe Holdings Limited, which are separate and independent legal entities. The subsidiaries and affiliates of Deloitte Central Europe Holdings Limited are among the region’s leading professional services firms, providing services through more than 3,500 people in more than 30 offices in 17 countries.
In Serbia, Montenegro and Republika Srpska the services are provided by Deloitte d.o.o Beograd., Deloitte Vojvodina d.o.o. Novi Sad, Deloitte d.o.o. Podgorica, Deloitte d.o.o. Banja Luka ( jointly referred to as “Deloitte SRB, MNE and RS”) which are affiliates of Deloitte Central Europe Holdings Limited. Deloitte Serbia, Montenegro and Republika Srpska is one of the leading professional services organizations in the countries providing services in audit, tax, consulting, and financial advisory services through over 150 national and specialized expatriate professionals.