Awards and distinctions

2017

2016 Transparent Company of the Year

Cyfrowy Polsat is among the 20 companies  who have been named "2016 Transparent Company of the Year” in the ranking prepared by the Institute of Accounting and Taxes and PARKIET stock exchange and investors daily ("Gazeta Giełdy i Inwestorów PARKIET"). The winners have been selected from among all the companies listed on the WSE (the Warsaw Stock Exchange) as part of the three major stock indices (WIG20, mWIG40, sWIG80). 

Institutional Investor Magazine 2017

According to brokerage house analysts, Bartłomiej Drywa won in the category “Best Investor Relations Professional in the TMT (Media) Sector" in the annual survey performed by the Institutional Investor Magazine. This is the only award for a Polish company in the survey which covered over 1500 nominated companies.

2016 Stock Exchange Company of the Year

Second place in the ranking of "Puls Biznesu" business daily in the “Investors Relations” category. This is the sixth award that Cyfrowy Polsat has received in the history of this ranking.

Award for Investors Relations

Cyfrowy Polsat ranked second among the WIG30 companies in the investor relations’ survey conducted by PARKIET stock exchange and investors daily and the Chamber of Brokerage Houses. 


2016

Forbes’ ranking

Cyfrowy Polsat ranks no. 1 in the ranking “100 Biggest Polish Private Companies”, published by Forbes monthly on October 27, 2016. The new ranking of the magazine’s Polish edition presents the actual values of enterprises built by Polish businessmen based solely on Polish capital.

SAT Kurier Awards 2016

During SAT Kurier Awards 2016 gala, which accompanied the SAT KRAK 2016 Trade Fair, the EVOBOX PVR set-top box won in the category “Best Dedicated Set-top Box,” while IPLA online TV  came first in the category “Best Service.” >>more

IBC 2016 Awards

At the IBC 2016 trade fair the software developed for the EVOBOX PVR set-top box received a prestigious award in the category “Best Interactive Application or Technology.” The software was recognized as the most innovative product during the IBC Best of Show Awards gala. >>more

CEE Capital Markets Awards

The title of the “Best IR Department of Listed Companies” went to Cyfrowy Polsat for its contribution to the development of capital markets in Central and Eastern Europe. 

Neptune 2016

The prestigious Neptune 2016 award went to Agnieszka Odorowicz, Cyfrowy Polsat Management Board Member, for her contribution to Polish film and culture. The Neptune Award is designed to honor Polish and foreign artists whose artistic output leaves a lasting trace in the history and culture of Gdańsk and whose activities promote the values which are of special importance in Gdańsk.

Gold Medal – Consumers’ Choice

”Gold Medal – Consumers’ Choice” for EVOBOX PVR set-top box, the latest and the most advanced satellite TV device from Cyfrowy Polsat. The prize was awarded in the competition for the best product at MEDIA EXPO 2016 Poznań International Trade Fair.

Rzeczpospolita daily’s Eagle award

Rzeczpospolita daily’s Eagle award for Cyfrowy Polsat in the category “Best Service and Infrastructural Company.” It is a prestigious award presented by the Rzeczpospolita daily to the outstanding companies from the Polish Top 500 list, which groups together the biggest Polish enterprises.  >> more

Manager Award 2016

Manager Award 2016 for Marian Kmita, the director responsible for sports at TV Polsat. The award is presented by the Manager magazine.

2015

Effie Award for the smartDOM program

A silver award in the Telecommunication category for the joint campaign „Saving by adding” was received by Cyfrowy Polsat and Plus. >> more 

Best Managed Companies in Central & Eastern Europe 2015

Distinguish by the British financial magazine "Euromoney" in the "Best Managed Companies in Central & Eastern Europe 2015" ranking. Cyfrowy Polsat was named the best managed company in the telecommunication sector and was ranked 8th in the general classification of the Central and Eastern Europe region. >> more 

Most Attractive Employers 2015

Cyfrowy Polsat and Telewizja Polsat among the top 100 best employers in Poland according to the Most Attractive Employers 2015 Poland ranking prepared by Universum, an international company specializing in employer branding.

Polish Content Marketing Awards 2015

Silver prize at the prestigious Polish Content Marketing Awards Columns of the Year, organized by the Corporate Press Association (Stowarzyszenie Prasy Firmowej). Cyfrowy Polsat won the Silver Columns award in the category "Digital: one-off publications" for the Annual Report 2013. 

2014 Listed Company of the Year

1st place in the ranking compiled by the Puls Biznesu daily in the ‘Investor Relations‘ category. >> more 

Golden Bell

”Golden Bell” awards at the 2014 Mobility Trends Gala in the following categories: ”Offer of the Year for Residential Customers,” “Mobile Internet Service of the Year,” and “Operator of the Year.”  >> more 

2014

Katarzyna Ostap-Tomann  named one of the best CFO’s 

Katarzyna Ostap-Tomann, the CFO of Polsat TV, the Finance and Controlling Director of Cyfrowy Polsat and the Finance Director of Polsat TV, has been included among of the most important figures of Polish financial world by Gazeta Finansowa weekly.

Marketing Director of the Year 

Grand Prix for Beata Białkowska, Managing Director for Marketing at Cyfrowy Polsat and Polkomtel in the contest organized by the editors of  Mediarun portal.

SAT Kurier Award for HD 6000 set-top box 

Our set-top box ranked no. 1 in the “The Best TV-SAT Product” category in SAT Kurier Awards 2014 contest organized by SAT Kurier monthly.

2013

Golden Bell

The statuette awarded by the Mobility monthly magazine in the ‘Mobile Internet of 2012’ category for the development of the LTE broadband network and introduction of modems with transmission rates of up to 150 Mbps.

Virtual Telephones

Awards of the ‘Mobile Internet’ monthly magazine in two categories: the ‘Manager of the Year’ for Dominik Libicki, President of the Cyfrowy Polsat Management Board, and the ‘Advertising Campaign of the Year’ for our role in promoting the LTE technology.

2012 Listed Company of the Year

2nd place in the prestigious ranking of the Puls Biznesu daily.

The ‘Rzeczpospolita Eagle’ (Orzeł Rzeczpospolitej) award in the ‘Best Services and Infrastructure Business’ category

A prestigious award of the Rzeczpospolita daily, presented to businesses from the ‘Top 500 List’, a ranking of the largest Polish enterprises.

‘SAT Kurier Awards’ distinction for the IPLA service

1st place for our IPLA online television in the ‘Best Multimedia Product’ category in the ‘SAT Kurier Awards 2013’ contest organised by the SAT Kurier monthly.

Pearl of Polish Economy

1st place for Cyfrowy Polsat in the ‘Infrastructure’ category and 2nd place in the ‘Large Pearls’ category of the 11th edition of the prestigious ranking organised by the Polish Market economic magazine, with expert support provided by the Institute of Economics of the Polish Academy of Sciences.

2012

Tele Tydzień TV Cameras

Following a viewer survey, one of our channels, Polsat Sport, received a 2012 ‘Tele Tydzień TV Camera’ award for 2011 in the ‘Sports channel’ category, while Mateusz Borek from Polsat Sport was voted the best sports commentator.

Forbes Diamonds 2012

1st place on the list of companies from the region of Mazovia and 3rd place in the nationwide ranking, from the prestigious economic magazine Forbes.

Golden Bell 2011

Award in the ‘Mobile Internet of the Year’ category for our LTE Internet, from new technology magazine Mobility.

Company Supporting Mobile Technology Development

The prestigious title and statuette in the first edition of the Mobile Trends Awards, in the ‘Company Supporting Mobile Technology Development’ category, for our LTE Internet.

Virtual Telephone

The main award from the Mobile Internet magazine, in the ‘Service of the Year’ category, for introduction and launch of Poland’s first commercial offer of Internet access in the LTE technology.

The Golden Antenna for LTE

The ‘Golden Antenna of the Telecommunication World’ award (Złota Antena Świata Telekomunikacji) in the ‘Service of the Year’ category, from the Board of the Telecommunication and Media World Symposium, for the implementation of LTE 1800, the most advanced data transmission technology.

Company of the Year

Distinction for Cyfrowy Polsat in the ‘Company of the Year’ category, from the Board of the Telecommunication and Media World Symposium, as part of the Golden Antenna of the Telecommunication World competition.

2011 Listed Company of the Year

2nd place in the 13th edition of the general ranking compiled by the Puls Biznesu daily, 2nd place in the ‘Investor relations‘ and ‘Quality of products and services’, and 5th place in the ‘Management expertise’ categories.

‘Manager of the Year’ title for Dominik Libicki, President of the Cyfrowy Polsat Management Board

Distinction for the President of the Cyfrowy Polsat Management Board in the ‘Manager of the Year’ category, from the Board of the Telecommunication and Media World Symposium, as part of the ‘Golden Antenna of the Telecommunication World’ competition.

Top Global TV Broadcasters

According to the Global Television Broadcasting Industry Analysis published in April 2012 by Plimsoll, a firm specialising in global industry analyses, Telewizja Polsat Sp. z o.o. ranks 141st among the world’s 750 largest TV broadcasters. Moreover, it secured a very strong 53rd place on the list of the most profitable broadcasters.

Digital Super Product 2012

Award for the mobile M-T 5000 set-top box for digital terrestrial television (Digital Video Broadcasting – Terrestrial (DVB-T)), from the Board of Poznań Media Expo.

Distinction for Beata Białkowska, Head of Marketing and Sales, in a special report on the telecommunication market

Distinction in a special report on the telecommunication market, prepared by specialist magazine ‘Media & Marketing Polska’.

‘Man of the Year’ title for Zygmunt Solorz-Żak

Zygmunt Solorz-Żak, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Cyfrowy Polsat, received the ‘Man of the Year’ title from Media & Marketing Polska magazine.

‘CFO of the Year’ title for Tomasz Szeląg

Tomasz Szeląg, the Management Board Member and CFO of Cyfrowy Polsat, received the main award in the ‘CFO of the Year’ competition from Euler Hermes and Forbes.

Distinction for Investor Relations

Distinction for effective investor relations and their overall quality from the Trend magazine.

Dominik Libicki, President of the Management Board, among 20 best managers in Poland

Distinction in the ‘Top 20 of the Best Managers in Poland in Times of Crisis’ from the Bloomberg Businessweek Polska magazine.

SAT Kurier Awards 2012

Awards from the SAT Kurier magazine, in the ‘Best DVB-T/MPEG-4 Tuner’ category for the T-HD 1000 set-top box, and in the ‘Innovation of the Year’ category, where our MOBILE TV won the top place.

The Best Annual Report

Distinction for ‘The Best Directors’ Report’ in the ‘Enterprise’ category, in the seventh edition of the ‘Best Annual Report 2011’ competition, organised by the Tax and Accounting Institute (Instytut Rachunkowości i Podatków).

Aneta Jaskólska, Member of the Management Board of Cyfrowy Polsat, among the 50 best women managers in 2012

The ranking of the ‘Best Women Managers in Poland in 2012’ was prepared by the Wprost weekly.

Champion of the WSE

2nd place in the Internet poll for ‘Stock Exchange Champion of the Year’, run by the Puls Biznesu daily.

Company with the best ESG reporting

Distinction from SEG, GES and Accreo Taxand for the best transparency in disclosure of non-financial data (information on environmental protection, corporate social responsibility and corporate governance).

Title of ‘Most Valuable Personality’ in Polish Business for Dominik Libicki

Dominik Libicki, President of the Management Board of Cyfrowy Polsat S.A., was pronounced one of the ‘50 Most Valuable Personalities in Polish Business’ in a ranking compiled by the Home & Market magazine.

2011

Listed Company of the Year

1st place in the seventh edition of the prestigious ‘Listed Company of the Year’ ranking compiled by the Puls Biznesu daily, as well as 1st place in the ‘Investor Relations’ and ‘Growth Prospects’ categories, 2nd place in the ‘Success in 2010’ category, and 3rd place in the ‘Management Expertise’ and ‘Quality of products and services’ categories.

The Golden Antenna

The award presented during the 13th Grand Gala of the Golden and Crystal Antennas, which accompanied the 11th Telecommunication and Media World Symposium.

Pearl of Polish Economy

1st place in the ‘Infrastructure’ category and 2nd place in the ‘Large Pearls’ category of the 9th edition of the prestigious ranking organised by the Polish Market economic magazine, with expert support provided by the Institute of Economics of the Polish Academy of Sciences.

Universum TOP 100 Ideal Employer

In the ranking compiled based on the survey held by Universum Professional, Cyfrowy Polsat was among Poland’s 100 best employers.

Investor in People

Award in the programme organised by the Management Observatory Foundation (Fundacja Obserwatorium Zarządzania). The title is awarded to businesses and institutions which create a friendly and safe workplace and provide working conditions that facilitate employee development.

Best TV Broadcaster of 2011

POLSAT, our flagship channel, was named the Best TV Broadcaster of 2011 in the ‘Best Broadcasters and Advertising Sales Houses 2011’ ranking, compiled by the Media & Marketing Polska industry monthly.

Grand Press 2011

Radosław Kietliński and Agata Kaźmierska from Polsat News received the Grand Press 2011 award in the ‘TV documentary’ category for “Taliban – the other side of war”, a film exploring the mechanism behind the transformation of the Taliban – a religious, peace-loving people – into a political force that even the US cannot defeat.

Most Valuable Polish Brands in 2011

POLSAT ranked third in the ‘Media and publishing houses’ category in the ranking of Most Valuable Polish Brands in 2011 compiled by the Rzeczpospolita daily.

Golden Eagles – Trendy 2011

Cyfrowy Polsat was awarded a distinction and the ‘Trendy Award 2011’ statuette in the ‘Media’ category for creating the most recognisable media brand in Poland.

2011 Product of the Year

This distinction granted by the influential PC World monthly to award the most interesting products, technologies and services placed on the market in the last 12 months.
The high-speed mobile LTE Internet, which was a major game-changer on the IT consumer market, was named product of the year.

2010

Crystal Antenna

Award in the ‘Internet’ category at the 10th Telecommunication and Media World Symposium.

Best Investor Relations

1st place among Polish listed companies in the ranking prepared by the ‘Institutional Investor’ international magazine.

Rzeczpospolita Eagle (Orzeł Rzeczpospolitej)

Awarded to the most efficient company among Poland’s largest enterprises included in the ‘Top 500 List’, in the ‘Services and Infrastructure Business’ category.

Infotel’s Platinum Laurel

Received for the introduction of modern technologies contributing to the spread of digital television across Poland.

Best Managed Companies in Central & Eastern Europe

2nd place in the ‘Best Managed Companies in Central & Eastern Europe’ ranking, in the ‘Poland’ category.

Most Valuable Company

2nd place in the ‘100 Most Valuable Companies in Poland’ ranking published by Newsweek, in the ‘Media’ category.

Master of Business

Awarded by Bussinesman.pl magazine, in the category ‘Telecommunications and IT’.

Most Effective President

The title awarded by Home & Market magazine to Dominik Libicki, President of the Management Board.

Indoor Football Champion

1st place in the 10th Polish Indoor Football Championships of the Telecom, IT and Electronics Industry.

Investor in People

Award in the programme organised by the Management Observatory Foundation (Fundacja Obserwatorium Zarządzania).

Pearl of Polish Economy 2010

1st place in the ‘Large Pearls’ category and 1st place in the ‘Industry and Services Pearls’ category in the prestigious ranking organised by the Polish Market business monthly and the Institute of Economics at the Polish Academy of Sciences.

2009

Bulls and Bears

The ‘Bulls and Bears’ award in the ‘IPO of the Year 2008 – WSE Listed Companies’ category, received from the Gazeta Giełdy Parkiet daily.

‘Listed Company of the Year’

3rd place among top 100 listed companies of the year in the Puls Biznesu ranking. Cyfrowy Polsat scored best in the ‘Management Expertise’ category (1st place) and the ‘Success in 2008’ category (1st place).

Engine of the Polish Economy (Lokomotywa Polskiej Gospodarki)

Cyfrowy Polsat secured a high 24th rank among the 100 most dynamic and largest Polish companies in the ranking compiled by the Home & Market magazine. Cyfrowy Polsat also ranked 5th in terms of return on equity and 7th in terms of bottom line increase.

Virtual Telephone 2008

Award in the ‘Success of the Year 2008’ category, received from the Mobile Internet magazine, for establishing a fully operational MVNO.

The Golden Antenna

Award in the ‘Company of the Year’ category, received at the 11th Telecommunication World Gala during the 9th Symposium.

Large Pearl

The ‘Large Pearl’ title awarded in the 7th edition of the ranking organised by the Polish Market economic magazine, with expert support provided by the Institute of Economics of the Polish Academy of Sciences. Cyfrowy Polsat was named best Polish business, ranking first among all companies reporting more than 1 billion in revenue.

2008

The Exceptionally Mother-Friendly Company

Cyfrowy Polsat was recognised in the ‘Mother at Work’ competition, organised by the Rzeczpospolita daily, MilwardBrown SMG/KRC Institute, and the Santa Claus Foundation (Fundacja Świętego Mikołaja).

Nomination to the Dariusz Fikus Award

Dominik Libicki, President of the Management Board, was nominated by the Rzeczpospolita daily in the ‘Media’ category, alongside Krzysztof Czabański, Rev. Marek Gancarczyk, Piotr Skwieciński and Kuba Sufin.

Best IPO in H1 2008 in the ‘IPO value’ category

The ‘Best IPO in H1 2008’ award in the ‘IPO value’ category was awarded based on the ranking compiled by the CEO Magazyn Top Menedżerów magazine.

Highly Reputed Company 2008

The title is awarded based on the ‘PremiumBrand 2008’ Independent Ranking of the Reputation of Listed Companies Among Investors.

Good Company of the Year 2008

Cyfrowy Polsat among 20 companies receiving the ‘Good Company of the Year 2008’ award from the Rzeczpospolita daily. Cyfrowy Polsat also ranked 335th in the List of 2,000 largest Polish companies, moving up 127 places vs the previous year.

Distinction in the ‘Euro 50’ ranking

Dominik Libicki, President of the Management Board, received a distinction in the ‘Euro 50’ ranking, which honours the achievements of 50 individuals who made a significant contribution to the development of the European TV market. The ranking has been compiled for the past seven years by the leading European digital television magazine, Digital TV Europe.

Pearl of Polish Economy

2nd place in the ‘Large Pearls’ category and 2nd place in the ‘Production and Services’ category in the 6th edition of the ‘Pearls of Polish Economy’ ranking compiled by the Polish Market magazine and the Institute of Economics at the Polish Academy of Sciences.

Last updated 05/22/2017