LVD recognized for its entrepreneurial spirit
LVD Company is proud to have been named a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Overall National Award for Belgium. This year, more than 70 companies from different industry sectors entered the Award, which celebrates the spirit and contribution of entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial business. Out of this field, LVD was one of four Belgian firms shortlisted as a finalist.
“We are honored to have been considered for this prestigious award and we salute our fellow nominees and the award winner for the contributions all have made to business and society,” said LVD’s President and Managing Director Carl Dewulf.
The EoY Award, in its 30th year globally, is the first and only truly global award of its kind. Companies nominated for the Award are evaluated on a number of criteria, including entrepreneurial spirit; innovation; strategic direction; financial performance; national and global impact; and approach to social responsibility.
LVD is a leading sheet metalworking equipment manufacturer and a technology innovator since 1952. The Gullegem-based firm is a second-generation family-owned business represented in more than 45 countries. The company engineers and manufactures a comprehensive range of sheet metal/plate working machine tools and software solutions.
“We are honored to be so recognized,” said Mr. Dewulf. “From its beginning, LVD has focused on technology leadership and continually strived for excellence. We invest a percentage of annual revenues on research and development, collaborate with leading universities and apply our in-house design resources – all to deliver better solutions for sheet metal fabricators around the world.”