The traditional awards were bestowed in a ceremony, given by Antalya Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ATSO) over the evaluations of the year 2011.
The companies listed among the biggest ones of Turkey and Antalya, tolling the most tax, paying the most premium to the Social Security Institution (SGK) in various categories are awarded this year too. Hayati Yazıcı, Minister of Customs and Commerce of Turkey, Ahmet Altıparmak, Governor of Antalya , Mustafa Akaydın, Antalya Metropolitan Mayor, Rıfat Hisarcıklıoğlu, President of TOBB, the representatives of the political parties and non-governmental organizations, and visitors from the business world of Antalya attended to the “Traditional Award Ceremony 2012”, -which took place in the conference hall of ATSO.
Adopen, representing Antalya in the first rank, among the biggest ones of the country for a long time, managed to be 226thin the “Top 500 Companies of Turkey” list, which is announced by Istanbul Chamber of Industry and regarded as an indicator of repetition in whole world. Adopen also have the first rank of the companies which only do business of PVC window profile in Turkey.
The businessman Mustafa Sak, the leader of Adopen, which manages to bring the name of Antalya to the forefront in the industry too, in parallel with its importance in tourism and agriculture took the award, deemed by ASO, because of this result, from the hands of Hayati Yazıcı, the Minister of Customs and Commerce. Minister Yazıcı, in his speech during award ceremony, celebrated the ones entitled to have the award and said that Antalya, with these successes, is a candidate to the important brand cities in the world. Dr. Ahmet Altıparmak, Antalya Governor, Mustafa Akaydın, Antalya Metropolitan Mayor and Çetin Osman Budak, ATSO President, each made a speech in the ceremony, celebrated the ones who showed this success and improved the name of Antalya as a brand by emphasizing that Antalya is a city creating a difference.