The fourteenth year of the EY Entrepreneur of the Year of the South Moravian Region competition has its winners. Radka Prokopová and František Fabičovic, owners of Alcaplast company in Břeclav, the largest manufacturer of sanitary equipment in Central and Eastern Europe, received the most prestigious award.

The results of the regional round of the international competition, aimed at finding the best entrepreneurs and motivating the next generations, were announced by the organizers on Tuesday 19th of February in Brno.

"We are very proud of the victory in such a prestigious competition and we hope that our work will continue to motivate starting entrepreneurs to realize their dreams. Entrepreneurship is not always a simple matter, but the success is worth it, "said Radka Prokopová, executive director and co-owner.

Individual candidates were selected by a jury composed mainly of winners of the previous years on the basis of received nominations. The most important factor for the selection of candidates was entrepreneurial story, honesty and impeccability.

The EY Entrepreneur of the Year contest continues by the national final whose winner will represent the Czech Republic in the Monte Carlo World Final.

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