Solemn opening of the final stage of the contest of managers “Leaders of Russia”, organized on behalf of President Vladimir Putin, held in Sochi on Wednesday, February 7. This was reported on the website of the project.
Speaking at the ceremony were first Deputy head of the presidential administration Sergei Kiriyenko. “I have never played in the audience, where there were 300 millionaires, because each of the finalists is already a winner, all 300 people in accordance with the decision of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin awarded a grant in one million roubles on training”, — said the mentor of the contest.
Kiriyenko noted that the interest of the finalists on the part of mentors from among the heads of Federal and regional authorities and top managers is very high. “4 days left, when you participate in the competition, more will be the competition for you,” he said.
First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov, in turn, promised to help the contestants realize their potential. “Let among you will have these Ilona Mask, yesterday showed the whole world how they carried out test launch of heavy missiles, among you will be the creators of Tesla and everything else,” he congratulated the participants of the event.
Final evaluation activities for the participants of the contest will be held till February 11. From 8 to 10 February the finalists awaiting intensive networking, meetings with experts and business games that will allow participants to demonstrate professional and personal qualities.
The winners of “Leaders of Russia” will be able to get personal advice from top managers of the largest companies and public figures. In particular, will share their experience Kiriyenko, the first Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov, Ministers, Sergei Shoigu, Anton Siluanov and Sergey Lavrov.