November 29th, 2016
SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT, member of the Olympia Group, owned by Panos Germanos, was nomitated with three awards in this year’s “Greek Exports Awards” held on Friday, November 25, in the presence of senior government officials and members of the Greek business community.
The company awarded with the gold prize in the category “Top Industrial Company”, the gold prize in the category “Top Innovation Company” and the silver as the “Top Exports Company”. It’s the second consecutive year the company is awarded for its export strategy and achievements.
SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT managed between 2014 and 2015 to further increase by more than 29% its production capacity, creating 130 new jobs within 2016 and establishing the factory in Xanthi as the second largest of its kind in Europe. The company’s export orientation is shown by the fact that 98% of industrial production is exported to 450 foreign customers in more than 100 countries and 5 continents.
The CEO of SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT Mr. Vasilli Billis, who received on behalf of the company’s the prize said: “This was one of the best years for our company. The second consecutive distinction in the Greek Exports Awards, where we were nominated with 3 awards, is a proof that we have chosen the correct strategy with a clear emphasis on exports.
In difficult times for our country we continue to develop our plant in Xanthi, which is now the second largest factory of its kind in Europe, and we offer more employment opportunities to the local community. Entering foreign markets requires great effort, flexibility and persistence. In SUNLIGHT, we continue to invest in our extrovert orientation and seek new opportunities to grow in even more markets. “