The Nizhny Novgorod Power Sales Company has received an award from the Government of Nizhny Novgorod for its active sponsorship of sport in the region

Social Responsibility News Source: JSC Nizhegorodskaya Energosbytovaya Company Press Service 28 february 2013
On 27 February 2013 the awards ceremony: “Top Sportsmen - 2012” was organised by the Ministry of Sport and Youth Policy in the Nizhny Novgorod Region. Awards were presented across 17 categories to top athletes, trainers, institutions and specialists in the field of Physical Training and Sport, as well as to business community representatives promoting sport in the region. The JSC Nizhny Novgorod Power Sales Company received an award in the “From Business to Sport” category.
In the course of the event Dmitry Svatkovsky, the Deputy Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod Region, highlighted the social focus of the company and the proactive position of the Energosbyt management team in rendering significant assistance to Nizhny Novgorod sports teams. Thus, in 2012 JSC Nizhegorodskaya sbytovaya was a sponsor of the Torpedo Hockey Club and the Nizhny Novgorod Basketball Club and it directed resources to support the Volga Football Club in Nizhny Novgorod.

Vasily Sitdikov, the Managing Director of JSC Nizhegorodskaya sbytovaya and Deputy General Director of JSC GC TNS Energo, was not able to attend the ceremony in person, however, he prepared a video message in which he expressed his thanks for the recognition of the company’s achievements.

“ I believe that our city has great sporting potential. Sport is life: movement, struggle, losing and bright victories. My wish is that the athletes and all the citizens of Nizhny Novgorod move forward and conquer new heights, never being satisfied with what has already been achieved!”

Elena Tikhonova, the Chief Accountant, received the award from the Deputy Governor on behalf of JSC Nizhegorodskaya sbytovaya. Elena Vladimirovna is the most sports-orientated manager in the company, regularly participating in and winning non-professional competitions in many events, such as swimming, field-and-track athletics, skiing, cycling and fitness, held at municipal, regional and national levels. Energosbyt believes that the healthy life style, athletic fitness and high level of self-discipline amongst its employees are the keys to the company’s success.