John van Doormalen, Hans de Gier and Tijn van Elderen are in this year’s race for the BOV Trofee. That is a prestigious award for the entrepreneur with the best vision, in the Eindhoven region.
Van Doormalen is director of the Van Doormalen Retail Group, Hans de Gier is the head of the Syncforce company and Tijn van Elderen is the top man at Brabantia.
Frans Huijbregts of the Huijbregts Groep won the prize last year. His company makes powder mixtures for the foodstuffs industry.
In order to be considered for the trophy, a company must have an annual turnover of at least eight million Euros, and ten employees working for it.
The winner will be announced on 27 March.