2 EU BUSINESS NEWS / 2018 EU Business Awards Editor’s Note , Welcome to the 2018 EU Business Awards In its inaugural year the 2018 EU Business Awards look to encompass some of the most vibrant business regions in the world that strive year after year to ensure economic growth. In the last few years Europe has been rocked by immense economic changes, with the most notable of these being Britain’s decision to leave the EU. We want to reward those who weather the storm of economic uncertainty and continuously enhance their products and/or services to appeal to a global audience. Hannah Stevenson, Editor Phone: (+44) 0203 970 0082 Email: [email protected] Website: www.business-news.eu AI Global Media, Ltd. (AI) takes reasonable measures to ensure the quality of the information on this web site. However, AI will not assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, correctness or completeness of any information that is available through this web site. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. The information available through the website and our partner publications is for your general information and use and is not intended to address any particular finance or investment requirements. In particular, the information does not constitute any form of advice or recommendation by us or any of our partner publications and is not intended to be relied upon by users in making or refraining from making any investment or financial decisions. Appropriate independent advice should be obtained before making any such decision. Any arrangement made between you and any third party named in the site is at your sole risk and responsibility.