PT Bank Danamon Indonesia Tbk (Danamon) will hold the 8th Danamon Award this year. This time, the name of the event will turn into the Danamon Social Entrepreneur Award, the registration will begin on Wednesday, July 16, 2014.
Head of Public Affairs of Bank Danamon, Zsa Zsa Yusharyahya said the award ceremony was organized for entrepreneurs who care about social issues in the environment. Not only act as entrepreneurs, they also develop the welfare of the surrounding community. "We are not just looking for entrepreneurs who put profit. We also look for well-being through the efforts of the fighters they do. They should be able to provide a decent living through social activities they do from their business, "he said in a press conference opening the event, in Jakarta, Tuesday, July 15, 2014.
He continues, this award is given to businesses that have been running at least a year and had a good social impact to the environment. In addition, the business flow is also one of assessment, such as fluency in the capital and credit repayments. According to him, the businessman was able to register to participate in this online award which will be closed on 18 August. This assessment will be conducted by the judges who had determined the company and will be announced on October 30.
"We will pick 5 winners in each award that we do. In addition to assessment of the judges, one of whom is a favorite winner will be chosen by the community voting through the website that we provide, "he added.
Total prizes awarded in this award, amounting to USD 170 million, which will be used for their capital to expand their businesses. Events Danamon's Social Entrepreneur Award is one of the events to mark the anniversary of the 58th Danamon.