VRV S.p.A has been recognised as one of the top European growth companies of 2010 by Europe’s 500.

Europe’s 500, the association of top European growth entrepreneurs, met at the European Parliament in Brussels on 3rd February 2011 at the European Growth Summit 2011.

The conference focused on the possible solutions to tackle the obstacles met by Europe’s growth companies in order to obtain bank financing.

Following the summit, the awards ceremony took place to honour the top growth companies of 2011 and to release Europe’s 500 ranking of fast-growing, job-creating companies, selected after careful and extensive search. Fabio Villa, General Manager of the VRV Group, represented the company and received the award from former German Chancellor, Gerhard Schroeder.

VRV was ranked the 127th company in Europe in terms of growth and entrepreneurship and was designated as a member of Europe’s 500 top growth entrepreneurs, whose ingenuity, hard work, perseverance and capacity for innovation have shaped a successful and growing business, significantly contributing to the creation of new employment and prosperity in Europe.

“We are proud to be included in the elite group of Europe’s 500 and to be recognised as a top growth and entrepreneurship company. For over half a century we believed and practiced the principle of improving continuously and steadily in every activity and shall do so always,” said Massimiliano Spada, President of VRV.