Dr. Ahmet Kirma Receives Prestigious “Glass Person of the Year 2023” Award
Como, Italy – In a momentous event held in Como, Italy, Dr. Ahmet Kirma, the esteemed Chairman and fully authorized executive member of the Board of Directors at Şişecam, was honored with the distinguished “Glass Person of the Year 2023” award. Regarded as the “Oscars” of the glass industry, the accolade was presented by the esteemed Phoenix Award Committee, led by Chairman Lincoln Brown. The ceremony brought together luminaries from the global glass industry and the business sphere.
A Visionary Leader’s Insight
At the heart of the ceremony, Dr. Kirma shared his insights on the pivotal role the glass industry can play in addressing the world’s pressing challenges. He emphasized the power of shared wisdom in solving shared problems, underlining the industry’s potential for transformative global impact.
Reflecting on this significant recognition, Dr. Kirma expressed his gratitude: “Receiving this esteemed award is both an honor and a responsibility. It reaffirms our commitment to excellence and innovation in the glass industry. I extend my heartfelt thanks to the distinguished members of the Committee for this recognition.”
Chairman Brown commended Dr. Kirma’s 17-year-long journey of remarkable contributions, highlighting his instrumental role in Şişecam’s evolution into a global powerhouse. With operations spanning 14 countries across four continents and a presence in 150 countries, Şişecam stands as a true global leader in the glass and chemicals industry. With a dedicated workforce of 24,000 employees, the company continues to shape the future of the industry with unwavering commitment and unparalleled expertise.
Source: Şişecam with additional information added by Apazone