VILNIUS - President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite congratulated the fastest-growing small and medium business companies, writes The Baltic Course. On Jan. 20, Grybauskaite attended an internationalaward ceremony “Gazele 2011” (“Gazelle 2011”).
The president said that small and medium business is the state GDP's impellent and the profit ratios of the nominated companies prove that, adding that a sense of responsibility to be an outstanding feature of all nominees. "All of you contribute to the community, region and prosperity of the country," Grybauskaite said.
Ten small and medium business companies which developed the most rapidly in 2011 were awarded. Grybauskaite awarded joint stock companySwix Sport Baltic, which sells tourism and sports equipment.