Fereikos-Helix - Stelios Award Winner 2011
Fereikos-Helix is based in Corinth and deals with the development of open snail farms in full biological cycle globally. The company started operating in Greece in late 2007. In January 2008, Fereikos-Helix signed a contract with the International Institute of Snail-farming based in Italy and became the exclusive representative for Greece. Fereikos-Helix in less than a year managed to increase the number of snail-breeding units from 70 to 154, creating 200 new jobs. In 2009 their company was awarded the “Golden Snail Award” as the best company in the world for the development of this activity in Greece, by the International Institute of Snail Farming and in 2011 won the International Prize of Snail Farming.
Fasmetrics – Stelios Award Winner 2010
Fasmetrics is the first Greek company excelling in construction studies and electromagnetic radiation measurements. Founded in September 2005 by electricians and electronic engineers with long years of experience in electromagnetic fields, electronics and telecommunications. The company is making significant achievements in Greek and International markets by investing in new areas such as applied research in microelectronics and radioelectronics. Fasmetrics is a company founded by young people and invests in young people.
Zoo.gr – Stelios Award Winner 2009
Zoo.gr is the largest Greek social network with more than 900,000 different users each month. Launched in April 2004. Provides a variety of services such as building profiles, games, video chat, forum, and messenger, Web TV, fan clubs and more. It is essentially a social networking site with emphasis on gaming. Zoo.gr won the Gold Hermes at Hermes Awards 2006 and became the Internet Service of the Year in Tech Excellence 2008.
Simply Burger – Stelios Award Winner 2008
The rapidly growing chain of 17 quality fast food restaurants that offers a dining experience, developed through a unique amalgam of branding, premium quality materials, friendly and professional service. Aimed at people who want a fresh, tasty and quick meal in the restaurant, at home or office. Founded in 2004 and today has 190 employees. The company's turnover in 2006 was € 1.6 million with net income of 160 thousand €, and in 2007 € 3.1 million with net income of 370 thousand €. The forecast for 2008 is the turnover to reach € 5.3 million and net profit of 650 thousand €. Their philosophy is embodied in the phrase 'the fresher the ingredients the better the taste. "