The event aims to promote new business initiatives and boost recognition of young entrepreneurs in La Garrotxa
The Sala el Torín in Olot opened its doors on Friday the 28th of November 2013 to host the first edition of the 100% Entrepreneurs Awards in which Marc Torra, the founder and soul behind the architectural photography and construction monitoring videos company, Fragments, earned first prize as a Young Entrepreneur from La Garrotxa for this project.
When awarding him the first prize the Regional Minister of Enterprise and Employment of the city of Olot, Núria Zambrano, referred to Fragments’ achievements in bringing together knowledge of architecture and photographic ingenuity.
The second Young Entrepreneur award went to Salvador Vergés from Bas Alimentària, and in parallel Franc Comino and Jordi Rabat won the Young Entrepreneur award on behalf of Wattia Innova.
The event, organised by Municipal Institute of Promotion of Olot (IMPO), the County Council of La Garrotxa, the Association of Young Businesspeople of Girona – La Garrotxa brand (AJEG) and the Euram Circle Garrotxa aim to encourage business initiatives that are founded in the county with the ultimate goal of supporting young creators through a recognition prize, a monetary award and the support of Ràdio Olot, La Comarca and Olot Televisió.