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Awards Gala

June 13, 2024
The Tent by Clubul Diplomatic

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ABOUT ABSL GALA AWARDS

Reflecting on 2023, it is clear that ABSL members have demonstrated remarkable resilience and adaptability in the face of new challenges: from geopolitical turmoil, global economic headwinds, to the latest legislative fiscal changes, new Generative AI tools, shifts in organizational culture and people practices. Despite the ever-evolving landscape, we have witnessed a continued growth in our industry, whether through securing new clients, expanding services for existing ones, or navigating the complexities of our field to add value. The hybrid work environment, alongside the geopolitical and economic shifts, determined innovation and flexibility, traits that have become a hallmark of our community. Amidst all these, ABSL offered a collaborative platform of shared learning and exchange of best practices, thereby fortifying our industry’s ability to thrive and capitalize on emerging opportunities.

In order to honour our members that have played a pivotal role in maintaining the success of our industry and positioning Romania as one of the most attractive markets, we are proud to announce the 9th edition of the ABSL AWARDS GALA.

We invite our member companies to showcase their most innovative, impactful, and valuable projects and initiatives by participating in our competition. Thus, you not only gain recognition but also contribute to shaping the future of our industry. Let’s continue to be together the voice of progress and excellence.

The outstanding projects will be applauded and awarded during the ABSL Gala, that will take place on June 13, at The Tent by Clubul Diplomatic, Bucharest.

ABSL Awards Gala inspires the business services community to continuously strive for excellence and by this, to strengthen the sector’s position within the Romanian economy. 

9th EDITION CATEGORIES

How to apply?

Step 1

Download the editable nomination pdf via the “Download nomination form” button in your respective category

Step 2

Complete the nomination pdf
with the relevant data
(We strongly recommend using
latest Adobe Acrobat Reader)

Step 3

Upload the nomination pdf via the “Upload nomination form” button in your respective category. If needed, you can upload documents/photos supporting your nomination

DEADLINE: Submit your nominations until April 26 (EOD), 2024.

JURY

The Jury gathers representatives of high-profile companies, connected with the business services industry. The aim is to ensure expertise in various connected fields and fairness in the process of evaluating the projects enrolled into the competition.

It is our pleasure to introduce the 2024 ABSL Awards Jury:

Elena Ardelean

Dealer Business Manager
Central Europe
Steelcase

Raluca Binder

Head of Corporate Account Management
REGINA MARIA – The Healthcare Network

Adriana Chircusi

Audit Director
PwC

Maria Florea

Head of Office Advisory
iO Partners

Tamara Guleryuz

Leasing and Asset Manager
Skanska's Commercial Development Business Unit in CEE

Marius Marza

Regional Director
COS

Catalin Micu

Partner
ZRVP

Andreia Stanciu

Head of ACCA
South-Eastern Europe

Madalina Vilau

Managing Director
Marketing Insiders Group

NOMINATION PROCESS

Member companies can enrol one of their projects under each Award Category, a total of 7 projects, by completing the requirements within the Eligibility & Rules. The only exception is Colleague of the Year category where companies can submit 2 nominations. The applications need to highlight the innovative and value-added aspects of the project, as well as the impact on bottom-line performance of the business and the impact and investment in the community at a larger scale. All business applications should only refer to registered quantifiable and demonstrable results starting from the 1st of January 2023 until the application date. 

One winning project per Category will be selected by the Jury after a thorough evaluation process and these will be announced during the Gala event, on June 13, 2024. In a dedicated event, each category award winner will be announced, and will be invited on stage to address a few words.

In addition to the Winners, the 2nd & 3rd places will receive the recognition of ABSL community. The communication and promotion of the ABSL Award winners and finalists will continue in media through consequent press releases, articles in ABSL Newsletters and website, as well as social media posts on Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn. 

The ABSL Awards are open only to ABSL members.
Applying for ABSL Awards is free of charge.
Before submitting the nomination forms, please download and read
the Awards’ Eligibility & Rules. 

PROGRAM

ABSL Awards Gala is a joyous occasion where the vibrant ABSL community comes together to celebrate the companies, their talented teams, and their significant contributions to enhancing the performance, appeal, and competitiveness of the Romanian business services industry.

This gala is all about shining a spotlight on these remarkable people and giving them the recognition they truly deserve. It’s not just a ceremony; it’s a chance for everyone in the Outsourcing Industry to connect, share stories, and learn from the innovative initiatives that are driving our industry forward. That is why we warmly welcome non-member companies to join us in this festive gathering.

18:30

Welcoming Guests

19:00

Opening Speeches

Welcome message from Ciprian Dan | ABSL President

19:15

Overview of the Competition

Dinner
Business Leaders Awards, presented by the jury

22:30

Closing Speech

Dress code: Black Tie

REGISTRATION
& TICKETS

If you have any questions or you are interested in buying tickets, please contact us at: absl@absl.ro.

Tickets (225 € each) are limited due to the hall capacity & available on a first come, first served basis.

Registration to open soon

If you have any questions or you are interested in buying tickets, please contact us at: absl@absl.ro.

Tickets (225 € each) are limited due to the hall capacity & available on a first come, first served basis.

Registration to open soon

PARTNERS

Strategic Partners

EVENT
PARTNERS

If you want to support the best projects of the business services community, the development of our industry, please request the partnership package at absl@absl.ro.

EVENT VENUE

The Tent by Clubul Diplomatic

Soseaua Bucuresti – Ploiesti 2B, sector 1, Bucuresti

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