Konceptness Wins the Corporate Award

Konceptness was named the “Fastest Growing Company” at the Business Excellence Forum & Awards (BEFA). Its CEO, Susan Cabeceiras, received the award during the ceremony held at Hotel Marriott on the 4th and 5th of November.

The winner was picked by prominent jury members representing: the Lisbon School of Economics & Management of ISEG; the Portuguese Association for Quality; and the Portuguese, Portuguese-Spanish, Portuguese-Belgium-Luxembourg and Portuguese-Colombian Chambers of Commerce and Industry.

Konceptness won in the “Fastest Growing Company” category by beating out NC Gourmet and d’O Bacorinho, companies in the food sector.

Our company competed in 3 of the 9 award categories in this year’s BEFA: in addition to the “Fastest Growing Company”, for which it was nominated, Konceptness competed in the categories of “Entrepreneur of the Year” and “Young Entrepreneur of the Year” through its CEO Susan Cabeceiras.

Strong growth by Konceptness in recent years was recognized at the Business Excellence Forum & Awards (BEFA), an event for Portuguese SME that rewards companies and their leaders for their innovation, risks and results.

BEFA 2016 attracted dozens of entrepreneurs to Hotel Marriott and fostered networking among them. Six talks were also given by renowned speakers: Shweta Jhajharia, Paul Dunn, Brad Sugars, Carla Carvalho Dias, Rogério Carapuça and Richard Maloney.