The winners of the official city award for the most successful companies operating in our city “Saint Emperor Constantine and Empress Helen” are the company Insono, for the most successful beginner in the business, Johnson Electric for the largest exporter, Leoni for the largest employer, Trade Prest in the category of the most successful company – small enterprises, Put Inzenjering for medium-sized enterprises, Philip Morris for the most successful Big enterprise, while the award for the most corporate responsible company was given to Bakery Pekar Brankovic. Regional Chamber of Commerce of Nis, Pirot and Toplica District was awarded for the greatest contribution to the local economic development of Nis. The winners were presented at the ceremony at the City Hall by Nis City Mayor Darko Bulatović, City Assembly Speaker Rade Rajković, City Councilor for Economy Mihajlo Zdravković, President of the City Economic Council Dragan Milošević, President of the Society of Nis Economists Boban Stojanović and Chief of the Office for Local Economic Development and Projects Milan Randjelovic. The gathered guests were greeted by Nis City Mayor Darko Bulatovic, who emphasized that he was pleased by the fact that, from year to year, new companies appeared among the laureates, which confirmed that the business climate was positive in Nis. He also emphasized that he was proud to see that among the winners there were foreign companies that successfully operated in our country and employed a large number of our fellow citizens for more than a decade, which confirmed that Niš had skilled workforce, that it was a good host and a reliable partner to all those who came and stayed here. On behalf of their respective companies Insono Director Dejan Ciric, Director of Johnson Electric Operations Sasa Mladenovic, Director of Leoni for Serbia Klemens Saks, Director of Prest Trade Predrag Stankovic, the representative of Put Inzenjering Lela Mitic, Corporate Affairs Manager for Southeast Europe at Philip Morris Jelena Preradovic Stevanovic, director of the Brankovic Bakery Ivan Nikolic and director of the RCC of Nisava, Pirot and Toplica districts Aleksandar Milicevic thanked the city. The Saint Emperor Constantine and Empress Helen Award was established in 2017 and is awarded for the results achieved in the previous year, as well as for the exceptional contribution to the local economic development of the City of Niš, based on relevant data obtained from relevant institutions, as well as on the basis of the reference associations.