The entrepreneur of the year 2018 in the ‘Globalization’ category is Poliform, leading company in the international market of Made in Italy furniture

“For the foresight, dynamism and determination with which they have been able to develop their own brand, an international leader in the furnishing business and a standard bearer of Italian design in the world.” This is the motivation given by the jury of the 22nd Italian edition of EY Entrepreneur of the Year that awarded Poliform and its three founding partners Alberto Spinelli, Aldo Spinelli and Giovanni Anzani in the ‘Globalization’ category.

The three founding partners of Poliform, left to right: Alberto Spinelli, Aldo Spinelli and Giovanni Anzani

Poliform has been able to preserve its identity as a family-run business despite being a leading international company in the furnishing sector. Being the protagonist of a really successful entrepreneurial adventure, the company has made the constant search for quality its mission, updating its product line to better interpret lifestyles and the latest and trends. Its collection presents a wide and varied offering, including furnishing systems and complements for any room: bookcases, storage solutions, wardrobes, beds, kitchens, soft furniture.

The Entrepreneur of the Year award, now in its 22nd edition in Italy, is assigned to the entrepreneurs who have significantly contributed to the growth of Italian economy showing resourcefulness, creativity and unparalleled commitment, and deserve an award that further enhances them. An award given to unique people by an independent jury, made of reputed exponents from the worlds of institutions, economy and business. [Text Laura Galimberti]