RSM names winner of the public vote in prestigious competition for Italy


RSM Palea Lauri Gerla today named TEC.INN. - INNOVATIONS as the National Public Champion Italy in this year’s European Business Awards, sponsored by RSM, after almost 160,000 votes were cast by the public to choose the winner for their country.

In the public vote, people voted after watching the video entries posted by companies at and TEC.INN. - INNOVATIONS won after receiving the highest number of votes for Italy.  It is one of 32 National Public Champions announced today from 32 countries across Europe.

 “We are extremely proud that TEC.INN. - INNOVATIONS has been named the National Public Champion of Italy. The European Business Awards is a prestigious competition, and we are very pleased to support it and give recognition to all the firms who are representing Italy this year.” 

Since its foundation in 1986, TEC.INN. – INNOVATIONS ([email protected]) has specialized in testing and installation of special materials and innovative technologies for the conservation, retrofit, strengthening, protection and structural restoration of any type of building, in particular of historical-artistic-monumental structures. Implementing advanced composite materials among which there are carbon, basalt, glass, hemp and steel fibers.

The National Public Champion from each country will now go head-to-head in a second public vote which opens today and runs until 26 April, and will result in the company with the most votes being announced as the ‘European Public Champion’ at a Gala Event on 17 June in Milan, Italy.

Adrian Tripp, CEO of the European Business Awards said: “It is a fantastic achievement to be voted best in class by so many people, and this voting stage has provided a wonderful opportunity for these companies to engage clients, staff, stakeholders, and potential new customers. Well done to all our National Public Champions.”   

The European Business Awards was created to celebrate and promote business success, and support the development of a stronger and more successful business community throughout Europe.  Additional sponsors and partners of the Awards include UK Trade and Investment, ELITE and PR Newswire.

For more information on the Awards, the National Public Champions by country and to see the winners’ videos please visit and follow us on twitter at @rsmEBA.



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About the European Business Awards:

The European Business Awards’ primary purpose is to support the development of a stronger and more successful business community throughout Europe.

For all citizens of Europe, prosperity, social and healthcare systems are reliant on businesses creating an even stronger, more innovative, successful, international and ethical business community - one that forms the beating heart of an increasingly globalised economy.

The European Business Awards programme serves the European business community in three ways:

  • It celebrates and endorses individuals’ and organisations’ success
  • It provides and promotes examples of excellence for the business community to aspire to
  • It engages with the European business community to create debate on key issues

The European Business Awards is now in its 9th year. It attracted over 32,000 businesses to the competition last year and in the public vote generated over 170,000 votes from across Europe.

About RSM

RSM is the sixth largest network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms, encompassing over 120 countries, 760 offices and more than 38,000 people internationally. The network’s total fee income is US$4.64 billion.

RSM is the lead sponsor and corporate champion of the European Business Awards promoting commercial excellence and recognition of entrepreneurial brilliance.

RSM is a member of the Forum of Firms, with the shared objective to promote consistent and high quality standards of financial and auditing practices worldwide.

RSM is the brand used by a network of independent accounting and advisory firms each of which practices in its own right. RSM International Limited does not itself provide any accounting and advisory services. Member firms are driven by a common vision of providing high quality professional services, both in their domestic markets and in serving the international professional service needs of their client base. . 

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