IR Magazine Awards Europe 2021
The Cyfrowy Polsat IR team has been honored by three awards during the IR Magazine Awards Europe 2021:
- Best overall investor relations (mid-cap)
- Best investor relations officer (small to mid-cap) for Grzegorz Para
- Best in sector: communications
For “Golden Bell” awards in the following categories:
- Cyfrowy Polsat for the “Debut of the Year 2019” – web TV with the EVOBOX STREAM set-top box enabling reception of TV channels over the Internet access service provided by any ISP (via Wi-Fi or cable connection).
- Plus in the category “Mobile Internet of the Year 2019”.
- Netia received an award in the category “Operator’s Offer for the B2B Segment in 2019” for the trend-setting Netia Contact Center service. The first service in Poland which integrates, in one place, all channels of communication with customers and supports customer relationship management (CRM), combined with unlimited outbound voice calls.
- Polsat Group received the “Operator of 2019” award as a team of cooperating companies which provide attractive, robust and diversified portfolio of multiplay services and products for individual customers and companies, accessible in deversified technologies, with extensive range of TV content offered via various platforms, technologies and devices, i.e. an award for the endless development of the offer, skillful bundling of media and telecommunication services, and for the popularity of its smartDOM loyalty scheme.
VideoTech Innovation Awards 2019
EVOBOX HD set-top box received an award in the category Hybrid Innovation of the Year during the VideoTech Innovation Awards 2019 gala which was organized by Digital TV Europe in London.
Golden Antenna Contest
Golden Antenna award in the Corporate Social Responsibility category was awarded during the 18th edition of the Sympozjum Świata Teleinformatyki i Infrastruktury (Data Communication and Infrastructure Symposium). The independent Chapter of the Contest, whose members include recognized industry authorities, appreciated Cyfrowy Polsat Group’s 20-year-long CSR involvement in such areas as safety and security, aid to children and promotion of sports.
2018 Company of the Year on the Warsaw Stock Exchange
Cyfrowy Polsat ranked 2nd in the annual ranking of "Puls Biznesu" business daily, in the “Investor Relations” category. Cyfrowy Polsat was also honored in the Main Ranking which covers over 120 companies from all major stock exchange indexes. The competence of the Company’s Management Board gained very high recognition.
Investor Relations Award
Cyfrowy Polsat ranked no. 1 in the Investor Relations survey covering WIG30 companies. The ranking was developed by “Gazeta Giełdy i Inwestorów PARKIET" stock exchange and investors daily and by the Polish Chamber of Brokerage Houses.
2018 SAT Kurier Awards
Polsat Group received three awards in the 2018 SAT Kurier Awards vote for the best products on the digital TV market: the Best HD TV Set-top Box/Receiver – for the EVOBOX set-top box; the Theme Channel of the Year – for Polsat Sport Premium Channel; the Best Company/Operator of the Year - Cyfrowy Polsat was appreciated as the biggest provider of integrated multimedia services in Poland.
Golden Bell Awards
Plus and Cyfrowy Polsat received the “Golden Bell” Awards in the following categories: “2018 Mobile Internet Access” for the 300 Home Internet Set – a device designed for enabling access to LTE Plus Advanced Internet service, and “2018 Event of the Year” – for incorporating Netia into Cyfrowy Polsat Group.
CESSIO 2018 Award
CESSIO 2018 Award for the best organized tender for the sale of receivables, in the category of non-financial institutions, was awarded to Polkomtel during the Debt Management Congress. The congress is organized by the Conference of Financial Companies in Poland.
2018 Forbes Ranking
First place for Cyfrowy Polsat (third time in a row) in the Forbes monthly’s “Top 100 Biggest Polish Private Companies” ranking. The ranking, published by the Polish edition of Forbes, shows the actual values of the enterprises which were built exclusively with Polish capital and by Polish businesspeople.
Award for the Corporate Social Responsibility Report
The main award in the 12th edition of the CSR Report Awards went to Polsat Group for the report for the years 2016/2017. The award was presented for preparing the report in a complete, reliable and accessible manner. The CSR Reports contest is organized by the Responsible Business Forum and Deloitte.
Badge of Honor for Children Rights Protection
The Badge of Honor for Children Rights Protection was awarded to Polsat Foundation. The award was presented by Marek Michalak, the Children’s Ombudsman, “for the thousands of saved children, their lives and health, for the support for children’s hospitals”.
CFO of the Year
The title of the Chief Financial Officer of the Year in the 13th edition of the CFO of the Year Contest for Big Enterprises went to Katarzyna Ostap-Tomann – the CFO and Member of the Management Boards of Cyfrowy Polsat, Polkomtel and Polsat TV. The CFO of the Year contest is organized by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Center for Economic Ideas (Centrum Idei Gospodarczo Ekonomicznych) and Euler Hermes.
Silver Winner in the SAP Quality Awards CEE 2018 contest
Silver Winner Award for Polsat Group in SAP Quality Awards CEE 2018 contest, in the category Business Transformation in Central and Eastern Europe, for the company’s “Mielec Logistic Center” project (CL Mielec).
2017 Transparent Company of the Year
“2017 Transparent Company of the Year” award presented to Cyfrowy Polsat in the ranking organized by the Institute of Accountancy and PARKIET Stock Exchange and Investors Daily. The award-winners were named from among all WSE-listed companies covered by the three main stock exchange indices (WIG20, mWIG40, sWIG80).
Gold Medal of Poznan International Trade Fair
”Gold Medal of Poznan International Trade Fair” and “Gold Medal 2018 – Consumers’ Choice” awards were presented for the Home Internet Set 300, which is offered by Cyfrowy Polsat and Plus mobile network, during Poznań Media Expo 2018 Forum of Digital Technologies. The set is manufactured in Mielec, at the InterPhone Service production facility which is owned by Polsat Group
Institutional Investor 2018
Awards received in the Institutional Investor 2018 ranking which covers listed companies from all over Europe. In the general ranking of media companies, in the category which was assessed by market analysts, Cyfrowy Polsat received awards in the following areas:
- Best Investor Relations Program – 1st place,
- Best CFO – 3rd place for Katarzyna Ostap-Tomann, Management Board Member, CFO,
- Best IR Professional – 3rd place for Bartłomiej Drywa, former Investor Relations Director.
In addition, in the ranking of small and medium enterprises (as define in pan-European scale), following a joint vote by analysts and investors Cyfrowy Polsat received two awards in the media sector:
- Best Investor Relations Program – 3rd place
- Best Website – 3rd place for grupapolsat.pl corporate website.
The ”Golden Bell” award for Plus and Cyfrowy Polsat, in the Mobility Trends plebiscite, presented for LTE Plus Advanced Internet service in the category “Mobile Internet 2017”.
2016 Transparent Company of the Year
Cyfrowy Polsat is among the 20 companies who have been named "2016 Transparent Company of the Year” in the ranking prepared by the Institute of Accounting and Taxes and PARKIET stock exchange and investors daily ("Gazeta Giełdy i Inwestorów PARKIET"). The winners have been selected from among all the companies listed on the WSE (the Warsaw Stock Exchange) as part of the three major stock indices (WIG20, mWIG40, sWIG80).
Institutional Investor Magazine 2017
According to brokerage house analysts, Bartłomiej Drywa won in the category “Best Investor Relations Professional in the TMT (Media) Sector" in the annual survey performed by the Institutional Investor Magazine. This is the only award for a Polish company in the survey which covered over 1500 nominated companies.
2016 Stock Exchange Company of the Year
Second place in the ranking of "Puls Biznesu" business daily in the “Investors Relations” category. This is the sixth award that Cyfrowy Polsat has received in the history of this ranking.
Award for Investors Relations
Cyfrowy Polsat ranked second among the WIG30 companies in the investor relations’ survey conducted by PARKIET stock exchange and investors daily and the Chamber of Brokerage Houses.
Cyfrowy Polsat ranks no. 1 in the ranking “100 Biggest Polish Private Companies”, published by Forbes monthly on October 27, 2016. The new ranking of the magazine’s Polish edition presents the actual values of enterprises built by Polish businessmen based solely on Polish capital.
SAT Kurier Awards 2016
During SAT Kurier Awards 2016 gala, which accompanied the SAT KRAK 2016 Trade Fair, the EVOBOX PVR set-top box won in the category “Best Dedicated Set-top Box,” while IPLA online TV came first in the category “Best Service.” >>more
IBC 2016 Awards
At the IBC 2016 trade fair the software developed for the EVOBOX PVR set-top box received a prestigious award in the category “Best Interactive Application or Technology.” The software was recognized as the most innovative product during the IBC Best of Show Awards gala. >>more
CEE Capital Markets Awards
The title of the “Best IR Department of Listed Companies” went to Cyfrowy Polsat for its contribution to the development of capital markets in Central and Eastern Europe.
The prestigious Neptune 2016 award went to Agnieszka Odorowicz, Cyfrowy Polsat Management Board Member, for her contribution to Polish film and culture. The Neptune Award is designed to honor Polish and foreign artists whose artistic output leaves a lasting trace in the history and culture of Gdańsk and whose activities promote the values which are of special importance in Gdańsk.
Gold Medal – Consumers’ Choice
”Gold Medal – Consumers’ Choice” for EVOBOX PVR set-top box, the latest and the most advanced satellite TV device from Cyfrowy Polsat. The prize was awarded in the competition for the best product at MEDIA EXPO 2016 Poznań International Trade Fair.
Rzeczpospolita daily’s Eagle award
Rzeczpospolita daily’s Eagle award for Cyfrowy Polsat in the category “Best Service and Infrastructural Company.” It is a prestigious award presented by the Rzeczpospolita daily to the outstanding companies from the Polish Top 500 list, which groups together the biggest Polish enterprises. >> more
Manager Award 2016
Manager Award 2016 for Marian Kmita, the director responsible for sports at TV Polsat. The award is presented by the Manager magazine.
Effie Award for the smartDOM program
A silver award in the Telecommunication category for the joint campaign „Saving by adding” was received by Cyfrowy Polsat and Plus. >> more
Best Managed Companies in Central & Eastern Europe 2015
Distinguish by the British financial magazine "Euromoney" in the "Best Managed Companies in Central & Eastern Europe 2015" ranking. Cyfrowy Polsat was named the best managed company in the telecommunication sector and was ranked 8th in the general classification of the Central and Eastern Europe region. >> more
Most Attractive Employers 2015
Cyfrowy Polsat and Telewizja Polsat among the top 100 best employers in Poland according to the Most Attractive Employers 2015 Poland ranking prepared by Universum, an international company specializing in employer branding.
Polish Content Marketing Awards 2015
Silver prize at the prestigious Polish Content Marketing Awards Columns of the Year, organized by the Corporate Press Association (Stowarzyszenie Prasy Firmowej). Cyfrowy Polsat won the Silver Columns award in the category "Digital: one-off publications" for the Annual Report 2013.
2014 Listed Company of the Year
1st place in the ranking compiled by the Puls Biznesu daily in the ‘Investor Relations‘ category. >> more
”Golden Bell” awards at the 2014 Mobility Trends Gala in the following categories: ”Offer of the Year for Residential Customers,” “Mobile Internet Service of the Year,” and “Operator of the Year.” >> more
Katarzyna Ostap-Tomann named one of the best CFO’s
Katarzyna Ostap-Tomann, the CFO of Polsat TV, the Finance and Controlling Director of Cyfrowy Polsat and the Finance Director of Polsat TV, has been included among of the most important figures of Polish financial world by Gazeta Finansowa weekly.
Marketing Director of the Year
Grand Prix for Beata Białkowska, Managing Director for Marketing at Cyfrowy Polsat and Polkomtel in the contest organized by the editors of Mediarun portal.
SAT Kurier Award for HD 6000 set-top box
Our set-top box ranked no. 1 in the “The Best TV-SAT Product” category in SAT Kurier Awards 2014 contest organized by SAT Kurier monthly.
The statuette awarded by the Mobility monthly magazine in the ‘Mobile Internet of 2012’ category for the development of the LTE broadband network and introduction of modems with transmission rates of up to 150 Mbps.
Awards of the ‘Mobile Internet’ monthly magazine in two categories: the ‘Manager of the Year’ for Dominik Libicki, President of the Cyfrowy Polsat Management Board, and the ‘Advertising Campaign of the Year’ for our role in promoting the LTE technology.
2012 Listed Company of the Year
2nd place in the prestigious ranking of the Puls Biznesu daily.
The ‘Rzeczpospolita Eagle’ (Orzeł Rzeczpospolitej) award in the ‘Best Services and Infrastructure Business’ category
A prestigious award of the Rzeczpospolita daily, presented to businesses from the ‘Top 500 List’, a ranking of the largest Polish enterprises.
‘SAT Kurier Awards’ distinction for the IPLA service
1st place for our IPLA online television in the ‘Best Multimedia Product’ category in the ‘SAT Kurier Awards 2013’ contest organised by the SAT Kurier monthly.
Pearl of Polish Economy
1st place for Cyfrowy Polsat in the ‘Infrastructure’ category and 2nd place in the ‘Large Pearls’ category of the 11th edition of the prestigious ranking organised by the Polish Market economic magazine, with expert support provided by the Institute of Economics of the Polish Academy of Sciences.
Tele Tydzień TV Cameras
Following a viewer survey, one of our channels, Polsat Sport, received a 2012 ‘Tele Tydzień TV Camera’ award for 2011 in the ‘Sports channel’ category, while Mateusz Borek from Polsat Sport was voted the best sports commentator.
Forbes Diamonds 2012
1st place on the list of companies from the region of Mazovia and 3rd place in the nationwide ranking, from the prestigious economic magazine Forbes.
Golden Bell 2011
Award in the ‘Mobile Internet of the Year’ category for our LTE Internet, from new technology magazine Mobility.
Company Supporting Mobile Technology Development
The prestigious title and statuette in the first edition of the Mobile Trends Awards, in the ‘Company Supporting Mobile Technology Development’ category, for our LTE Internet.
The main award from the Mobile Internet magazine, in the ‘Service of the Year’ category, for introduction and launch of Poland’s first commercial offer of Internet access in the LTE technology.
The Golden Antenna for LTE
The ‘Golden Antenna of the Telecommunication World’ award (Złota Antena Świata Telekomunikacji) in the ‘Service of the Year’ category, from the Board of the Telecommunication and Media World Symposium, for the implementation of LTE 1800, the most advanced data transmission technology.
Company of the Year
Distinction for Cyfrowy Polsat in the ‘Company of the Year’ category, from the Board of the Telecommunication and Media World Symposium, as part of the Golden Antenna of the Telecommunication World competition.
2011 Listed Company of the Year
2nd place in the 13th edition of the general ranking compiled by the Puls Biznesu daily, 2nd place in the ‘Investor relations‘ and ‘Quality of products and services’, and 5th place in the ‘Management expertise’ categories.
‘Manager of the Year’ title for Dominik Libicki, President of the Cyfrowy Polsat Management Board
Distinction for the President of the Cyfrowy Polsat Management Board in the ‘Manager of the Year’ category, from the Board of the Telecommunication and Media World Symposium, as part of the ‘Golden Antenna of the Telecommunication World’ competition.
Top Global TV Broadcasters
According to the Global Television Broadcasting Industry Analysis published in April 2012 by Plimsoll, a firm specialising in global industry analyses, Telewizja Polsat Sp. z o.o. ranks 141st among the world’s 750 largest TV broadcasters. Moreover, it secured a very strong 53rd place on the list of the most profitable broadcasters.
Digital Super Product 2012
Award for the mobile M-T 5000 set-top box for digital terrestrial television (Digital Video Broadcasting – Terrestrial (DVB-T)), from the Board of Poznań Media Expo.
Distinction for Beata Białkowska, Head of Marketing and Sales, in a special report on the telecommunication market
Distinction in a special report on the telecommunication market, prepared by specialist magazine ‘Media & Marketing Polska’.
‘Man of the Year’ title for Zygmunt Solorz-Żak
Zygmunt Solorz-Żak, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Cyfrowy Polsat, received the ‘Man of the Year’ title from Media & Marketing Polska magazine.
‘CFO of the Year’ title for Tomasz Szeląg
Tomasz Szeląg, the Management Board Member and CFO of Cyfrowy Polsat, received the main award in the ‘CFO of the Year’ competition from Euler Hermes and Forbes.
Distinction for Investor Relations
Distinction for effective investor relations and their overall quality from the Trend magazine.
Dominik Libicki, President of the Management Board, among 20 best managers in Poland
Distinction in the ‘Top 20 of the Best Managers in Poland in Times of Crisis’ from the Bloomberg Businessweek Polska magazine.
SAT Kurier Awards 2012
Awards from the SAT Kurier magazine, in the ‘Best DVB-T/MPEG-4 Tuner’ category for the T-HD 1000 set-top box, and in the ‘Innovation of the Year’ category, where our MOBILE TV won the top place.
The Best Annual Report
Distinction for ‘The Best Directors’ Report’ in the ‘Enterprise’ category, in the seventh edition of the ‘Best Annual Report 2011’ competition, organised by the Tax and Accounting Institute (Instytut Rachunkowości i Podatków).
Aneta Jaskólska, Member of the Management Board of Cyfrowy Polsat, among the 50 best women managers in 2012
The ranking of the ‘Best Women Managers in Poland in 2012’ was prepared by the Wprost weekly.
Champion of the WSE
2nd place in the Internet poll for ‘Stock Exchange Champion of the Year’, run by the Puls Biznesu daily.
Company with the best ESG reporting
Distinction from SEG, GES and Accreo Taxand for the best transparency in disclosure of non-financial data (information on environmental protection, corporate social responsibility and corporate governance).
Title of ‘Most Valuable Personality’ in Polish Business for Dominik Libicki
Dominik Libicki, President of the Management Board of Cyfrowy Polsat S.A., was pronounced one of the ‘50 Most Valuable Personalities in Polish Business’ in a ranking compiled by the Home & Market magazine.
Listed Company of the Year
1st place in the seventh edition of the prestigious ‘Listed Company of the Year’ ranking compiled by the Puls Biznesu daily, as well as 1st place in the ‘Investor Relations’ and ‘Growth Prospects’ categories, 2nd place in the ‘Success in 2010’ category, and 3rd place in the ‘Management Expertise’ and ‘Quality of products and services’ categories.
The Golden Antenna
The award presented during the 13th Grand Gala of the Golden and Crystal Antennas, which accompanied the 11th Telecommunication and Media World Symposium.
Pearl of Polish Economy
1st place in the ‘Infrastructure’ category and 2nd place in the ‘Large Pearls’ category of the 9th edition of the prestigious ranking organised by the Polish Market economic magazine, with expert support provided by the Institute of Economics of the Polish Academy of Sciences.
Universum TOP 100 Ideal Employer
In the ranking compiled based on the survey held by Universum Professional, Cyfrowy Polsat was among Poland’s 100 best employers.
Investor in People
Award in the programme organised by the Management Observatory Foundation (Fundacja Obserwatorium Zarządzania). The title is awarded to businesses and institutions which create a friendly and safe workplace and provide working conditions that facilitate employee development.
Best TV Broadcaster of 2011
POLSAT, our flagship channel, was named the Best TV Broadcaster of 2011 in the ‘Best Broadcasters and Advertising Sales Houses 2011’ ranking, compiled by the Media & Marketing Polska industry monthly.
Grand Press 2011
Radosław Kietliński and Agata Kaźmierska from Polsat News received the Grand Press 2011 award in the ‘TV documentary’ category for “Taliban – the other side of war”, a film exploring the mechanism behind the transformation of the Taliban – a religious, peace-loving people – into a political force that even the US cannot defeat.
Most Valuable Polish Brands in 2011
POLSAT ranked third in the ‘Media and publishing houses’ category in the ranking of Most Valuable Polish Brands in 2011 compiled by the Rzeczpospolita daily.
Golden Eagles – Trendy 2011
Cyfrowy Polsat was awarded a distinction and the ‘Trendy Award 2011’ statuette in the ‘Media’ category for creating the most recognisable media brand in Poland.
2011 Product of the Year
This distinction granted by the influential PC World monthly to award the most interesting products, technologies and services placed on the market in the last 12 months.
The high-speed mobile LTE Internet, which was a major game-changer on the IT consumer market, was named product of the year.
Award in the ‘Internet’ category at the 10th Telecommunication and Media World Symposium.
Best Investor Relations
1st place among Polish listed companies in the ranking prepared by the ‘Institutional Investor’ international magazine.
Rzeczpospolita Eagle (Orzeł Rzeczpospolitej)
Awarded to the most efficient company among Poland’s largest enterprises included in the ‘Top 500 List’, in the ‘Services and Infrastructure Business’ category.
Infotel’s Platinum Laurel
Received for the introduction of modern technologies contributing to the spread of digital television across Poland.
Best Managed Companies in Central & Eastern Europe
2nd place in the ‘Best Managed Companies in Central & Eastern Europe’ ranking, in the ‘Poland’ category.
Most Valuable Company
2nd place in the ‘100 Most Valuable Companies in Poland’ ranking published by Newsweek, in the ‘Media’ category.
Master of Business
Awarded by Bussinesman.pl magazine, in the category ‘Telecommunications and IT’.
Most Effective President
The title awarded by Home & Market magazine to Dominik Libicki, President of the Management Board.
Indoor Football Champion
1st place in the 10th Polish Indoor Football Championships of the Telecom, IT and Electronics Industry.
Investor in People
Award in the programme organised by the Management Observatory Foundation (Fundacja Obserwatorium Zarządzania).
Pearl of Polish Economy 2010
1st place in the ‘Large Pearls’ category and 1st place in the ‘Industry and Services Pearls’ category in the prestigious ranking organised by the Polish Market business monthly and the Institute of Economics at the Polish Academy of Sciences.
Bulls and Bears
The ‘Bulls and Bears’ award in the ‘IPO of the Year 2008 – WSE Listed Companies’ category, received from the Gazeta Giełdy Parkiet daily.
‘Listed Company of the Year’
3rd place among top 100 listed companies of the year in the Puls Biznesu ranking. Cyfrowy Polsat scored best in the ‘Management Expertise’ category (1st place) and the ‘Success in 2008’ category (1st place).
Engine of the Polish Economy (Lokomotywa Polskiej Gospodarki)
Cyfrowy Polsat secured a high 24th rank among the 100 most dynamic and largest Polish companies in the ranking compiled by the Home & Market magazine. Cyfrowy Polsat also ranked 5th in terms of return on equity and 7th in terms of bottom line increase.
Virtual Telephone 2008
Award in the ‘Success of the Year 2008’ category, received from the Mobile Internet magazine, for establishing a fully operational MVNO.
The Golden Antenna
Award in the ‘Company of the Year’ category, received at the 11th Telecommunication World Gala during the 9th Symposium.
The ‘Large Pearl’ title awarded in the 7th edition of the ranking organised by the Polish Market economic magazine, with expert support provided by the Institute of Economics of the Polish Academy of Sciences. Cyfrowy Polsat was named best Polish business, ranking first among all companies reporting more than 1 billion in revenue.
The Exceptionally Mother-Friendly Company
Cyfrowy Polsat was recognised in the ‘Mother at Work’ competition, organised by the Rzeczpospolita daily, MilwardBrown SMG/KRC Institute, and the Santa Claus Foundation (Fundacja Świętego Mikołaja).
Nomination to the Dariusz Fikus Award
Dominik Libicki, President of the Management Board, was nominated by the Rzeczpospolita daily in the ‘Media’ category, alongside Krzysztof Czabański, Rev. Marek Gancarczyk, Piotr Skwieciński and Kuba Sufin.
Best IPO in H1 2008 in the ‘IPO value’ category
The ‘Best IPO in H1 2008’ award in the ‘IPO value’ category was awarded based on the ranking compiled by the CEO Magazyn Top Menedżerów magazine.
Highly Reputed Company 2008
The title is awarded based on the ‘PremiumBrand 2008’ Independent Ranking of the Reputation of Listed Companies Among Investors.
Good Company of the Year 2008
Cyfrowy Polsat among 20 companies receiving the ‘Good Company of the Year 2008’ award from the Rzeczpospolita daily. Cyfrowy Polsat also ranked 335th in the List of 2,000 largest Polish companies, moving up 127 places vs the previous year.
Distinction in the ‘Euro 50’ ranking
Dominik Libicki, President of the Management Board, received a distinction in the ‘Euro 50’ ranking, which honours the achievements of 50 individuals who made a significant contribution to the development of the European TV market. The ranking has been compiled for the past seven years by the leading European digital television magazine, Digital TV Europe.
Pearl of Polish Economy
2nd place in the ‘Large Pearls’ category and 2nd place in the ‘Production and Services’ category in the 6th edition of the ‘Pearls of Polish Economy’ ranking compiled by the Polish Market magazine and the Institute of Economics at the Polish Academy of Sciences.