HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER, from wood to wonders
HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER, from wood to wonders

Austria´s Best Managed Companies

HASSLACHER Group presented

At a ceremony in Vienna on Tuesday evening (28 September) the HASSLACHER Group and its eight sites across four countries were presented with the coveted Austria’s Best Managed Companies Award for outstandingly managed medium sized companies.

“We are delighted to have won over this distinguished jury and we are proud to have received this prize,” said Franz Meließnig (HASSLACHER Group CFO), who accepted the award on behalf of the entire leadership team. The interactive Best Managed Companies programme is already running in well over 30 countries and was introduced in Austria for the first time this year, evaluating Austrian companies with an annual turnover of about EUR 100 million against international standards. The HASSLACHER Group made an impressive showing in all four priority areas - Governance & Finance, Strategy, Productivity & Innovation and Culture & Commitment.

“Medium sized companies are the backbone of our domestic economy and have recently done outstanding work adding value and safeguarding jobs during the COVID pandemic. Sustainable management and a forward-looking strategy are crucial to long-term success in this context. Which is why we are so pleased about this award,” said Christoph Kulterer, CEO and owner of the HASSLACHER Group.

About the HASSLACHER Group
The HASSLACHER Group is an innovative, international, family-run timber company, a world leader in glued laminated timber that has been a byword for pioneering spirit, performance, quality, staying power and social responsibility for 120 years. It and its 1,800 employees at eight locations in Austria, Germany, Slovenia and Russia produce innovative sawn timber, surfaced timber, glued laminated timber, cross laminated timber and structural finger jointed solid timber for cutting-edge timber constructions. All in keeping with the motto “From wood to wonders.

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Franz Meließnig, HASSLACHER Group CFO, is delighted to receive the Austria’s Best Managed Companies designation on behalf of the whole team.

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