The awards of the 41st edition of the “Contributors to the Economy – 2014” were granted by the Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

The award ceremony was held at the Merinos Atatürk Congress and Cultural Center with the participation of Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan, Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç and ministers along with 18 mayors of metropolitan cities, representatives of the non-governmental organizations and the Bursa business community. 74 awards in 8 different categories were granted to the top 10 income tax and corporate tax paying persons and institutions, top 10 companies having the highest amount of exports and the most successful SMEs.

The “Leaders of the Sector”, the “Leaders of the Transformation”, the “Inventor of Bursa” and “Innovation” were the categories to be awarded for the first time. According to the results of the “Innovation League Research” conducted by BCCI for the first time in Bursa, awards were granted in the category of Innovation.