The award is presented every year to honour outstanding communications achievements on a European level, and is given to the individual or organisation whose communication efforts over the past year stand out on a European level.
Here is their message on Stephen Elop winning this award,
Stephen Elop took on Nokia’s CEO position in December 2010, replacing Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo and becoming the first non-Finnish director in Nokia’s history. Stephen is recognized for his direct and transparent communication style, as evinced by his by-now famous “Burning Platform” memo. Stephen received the award in recognition of his unique communication style and commitment to which always puts his employees and customers opinions first.
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