19 March 2003
NIKoil 2001 annual report ranked #1 in the Best Content Nomination in the annual reports rating commissioned by the Expert magazine.
NIKoil 2001 annual report ranked #1 in the Best Content Nomination in the annual reports rating commissioned by the Expert magazine. Moreover, NIKoil 2001 annual report was credited within another 2 nominations of the rating, specifically #2 Genre Excellence and #4 in the Design & Printing Excellence - within the total of 4 nominations awarded. The judge panel agree that virtually all the contesting annual reports are up to the strictest global accounting standards. Furthermore, Russian corporate reports tend to have an edge over their Western counterparts over the content adequacy and design innovation. The shortlisting of contestants was by some formal criteria developed through extensive consultations with investors and top industry advisors. And in some cases the score gap was so insignificant that the contest organizers dropped the idea of shortlisting only 3 contestants per nomination. Rather, they allowed up to 4 to 5 companies to compete for the prize. The final decision was up to the Panel including Expert executives, businessmen and public servants. Mikhailov & Partners Agency. Strategic Communications Management Agency developed the concept, design and content of the NIKoil annual report .