At a glittering award ceremony, held in the Emirates Ballroom at Dubai’s JW Marriott Marquis Hotel on March 30, 2017, our much-revered leader and Managing Director, Colonel Augustine was awarded the APEA 2017 UAE award for Entrepreneurship in Transportation & Logistics. This prestigious award was given for STS’s innovative initiatives in school bus safety, its introduction of cutting-edge technologies on school buses, its ‘open door’ approach to management and for the numerous community and CSR programmes that the company invests in.
The prestigious Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards is a world-class awards recognizing and honoring business leaders who have shown outstanding performance and tenacity in developing successful businesses within the region. Organized by Enterprise Asia and supported by local governments and businesses, the awards aim to band leading entrepreneurs across the region to spur greater innovation, fair practices and growth in entrepreneurship. It hopes to be a platform to encourage continued leadership towards sustainable economic development for the region.
APEA provides a platform for companies and governments to recognize and be recognized for entrepreneurial excellence, hence spurring greater innovation, fair practices and growth in entrepreneurship. As a regional award, APEA will be able to group together leading entrepreneurs across the region, as a powerful voice for entrepreneurs and a crème-of-the-crop networking opportunity.
Today, the awards has expanded to countries such as Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, Singapore, Hong Kong, Philippines, Thailand, India, China etc.