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Loro Parque has received this morning, Wednesday December 12, the Canarian Award for Business Excellence, given by the Regional Government in recognition of the company’s commitment to encourage and promote the principles of quality, innovation and excellence in all its undertakings.  The award was presented to Wolfgang Kiessling, president of the Company, at a ceremony held at the headquarters of the Instituto Tecnológico de Canarias (ITC) in Tenerife.

The 9th edition of these prestigious awards was attended by Pedro Ortega the Canarian Minister of Economy, Industry, Trade and Knowledge and further representatives of the Canary Islands Government: Justo Artiles Director General of Industry and Energy and Cristina Hernández Director General of Economic Promotion.

Loro Parque, also recognised in 2018 as the best zoo in the world for the second consecutive year, has received this award in the category Medium to Large Companies. This marks the recognition of the company’s trajectory that has turned it into one of the most respected and well-known zoological institutions in the world, as much for its exceptional beauty, as for the excellence of its facilities and its respect for nature.

Canarian Awards for Business Excellence

The Department of Economy, Industry, Commerce and Knowledge of the Canary Islands Government celebrates this year the ninth edition of the Canary Islands Business Excellence Awards, a prestigious recognition of the excellence of companies on the islands. With this award, they seek to recognise the daily work carried out by companies in the archipelago to encourage and promote the principles of quality, innovation and excellence in their management, with the aim of improving their competitiveness.  In this way, the awarded companies become a business reference for the whole of Canarian society.