Year in Review 2012/2013 - Page 14

SKF US Inc. To Receive the Business Entrepreneurial Award 2012 The Business Entrepreneurial Award is presented by SACC-Philadelphia once every year and is presented to recognize individuals or companies in the Philadelphia region, that throughout the year have contributed to the trade and commerce between Scandinavia and the Greater Philadelphia region. Other important criteria for achieving the award are that the award winner has shown innovation and technological advancement, corporate social responsibility such as environmental know-how and sustainable business practices. Latest in the line of award winners is SKF USA Inc. CEO Poul Jeppesen received the award at SACC-Philadelphia´s annual Glögg business mixer in December 2012. David Engstrom, President of SACC-Philadelphia, said: “SKF USA Inc. places strong emphasis on sustainability and finding new efficiencies in helping its customers reduce total costs of operation, and operates its business in a manner that respects the environment”. SKF was founded in 1907 in Sweden and has today grown into a global company represented in over 130 countries. SKF is a supplier of products, ?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????Q???T?L?????????????????????????1?????????????????????1????????A????????????Q???????????????????M-?UM?%????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????A??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????I??? ????U???????????????????A???)?????????????????????????????????????q$????????????????????????????????????????M-?UM?%??????????????????????????????????????A????????????????????t?M ?A?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? ??????????????????? ???????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????5????????????????????????????????M A??????????? ????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? ?????????????????????????????Q?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????1??? ?????