Prince of Kuwait honors Almarai
His Highness Prince Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Prince of the State of Kuwait, honored Almarai Company on its winning of the 15th edition of Sheikh Salem Al Ali Al Sabah Informatics Award, as the best Arab company in using social media.
In a ceremony held on this occasion, at Bayan Palace, in the capital Kuwait, His Highness Prince Al Sabah awarded the prize to Abdullah Al Abdulkarim, Assistant CEO of Almarai. Marzouq Al Ghanim, Speaker of the Parliament of Kuwait, Sheikha Aliya Salem Al Ali Al Sabah, Chairperson, Award Board of Trustees, and several Kuwaiti ministers and officials attended the event.
On this occasion, Mr. Abdullah AL Abdulkarim said: “Almarai is proud of this award, which acquires its importance from attendance of HH Sheikh Sabah, Prince of Kuwait”. He added “Almarai realized early the importance of social media, and its pivotal role in linking the company with its main audience and its products consumers everywhere. Thus, Almarai entered this communication world early with responsible use and controlled professionalism that achieved accumulative experience and established success.
Al Abdulkarim noted that Almarai’s winning of this prestigious prize stresses Almarai’s role in the region, and its record of accomplishment of local and international quality, performance and employment prize winnings.
It is worth mentioning that Sheikh Salem Al Ali Al Sabah Informatics Award is non-profit international independent organization that aims to promote developmental works in informatics, technology and digital culture in government and private sectors and NGOs.