The Company of the Year Award is in its 20th year, the idea behind it is to reward Belgian companies that have performed well. . The award is an initiative De by the consultancy firm EY, the financial daily ‘De Tijd’ and the bank and insurance company BNP Paribas Fortis.
Earlier in the evening, the Flemish Prime Minister Geert Bourgeois (nationalist) presented the Flemish Government Prize for Enterprise Promise to the Antwerp image sensor company CMOSIS. CMOSIS beat off competition from Emulco, ICsense and Showpad. The award rewards a Flemish company that has shown promising growth.