IMPERIAL BALLROOM, ONE WORLD HOTEL PETALING JAYA, SEPTEMBER 4, 2020 -
The winners of Golden Bull Award 2020, the most prestigious and representative annual business award which honors the best of SMEs in Malaysia by presenting to them their highly deserving recognition for their hard-earned success and exceptional achievements, were announced on September 4 in One World Hotel Petaling Jaya.
Kitchen Story Sdn.Bhd. is extremely delighted and proud to receive the award. No doubt, it is also a huge recognition to our Executive Director Mr. Nigel Keh and Design Director Ms. Doreen Goh who has all this while dedicated his time and energy in leading the team.
Truly, the criteria of winning the Malaysia’s most prestigious business award are not something achievable by solely luck. It is business endeavor coupled with perseverance, great business minded and far-sightedness.
Evaluation of the companies’ management and financial performance were carried out based on extremely strict criteria and was performed by the world’s renowned public accountant and auditor Ernst & Young within the following industry groupings:
- Real estate and construction
- Telecommunications and ICT
- Service sector
In order to impress the judges, companies must do exceptionally well in management, corporate uniqueness and philosophy, projected plan to grow in the next 3 to 5 years, major innovations, market presence, information technology usage, operating profit before tax, sales turnover, profit growth over last three years and turnover growth over last three years.
The golden bull trophy, a symbol of energy and determination represented by the bull, the worthiness of each outstanding SME represented by the glittering gold, the readiness of outstanding SMEs to take on the challenges of globalization represented by the shining star, the five human benchmark of achievement – perseverance, confidence, diligence, dynamic and innovation represented by the five-pointed crystal star and transparency which insures a level playing field for all nominees represented by the transparent glass.
Not only is the Golden Bull Award a prestigious honor to embrace, it is also an impetus for success and inspiration for numerous rising entrepreneurs in the country. For the past 17 years, it has aimed to promote the development of SMEs as the catalysts of economic growth, instill a culture of benchmarking among SMEs, encourage more SMEs to increase their productivity and quality through modern management skills, ICT, research and development as well as equip SMEs in facing the challenges and opportunities arising from globalization and trade liberalization.
Indeed, it has proudly achieved it!
Quote from the Executive Director Nigel Keh – “Start Small, Dream Big, Act Now”
Once again, hats off to Golden Bull Award and good job to Kitchen Story Sdn.Bhd.!!