The Voice of the
Best Workplaces Competition 2004
The 2004 Best Workplaces
competition has been suc-
cessfully concluded!!! On
April 1st the Greek list with
the top ten companies, re-
garding their workplace, was pub-
lished in OECONOMIKOS TAHYDRO-
MOS. The list with the 10 Best Work-
places in Greece is the following:
1) Kraft Food Hellas S.A.
2) ELAIS S.A.
3) SC Johnson & Son Ltd
4) Intracom S.A.
5) Novo Nordisk Hellas Ltd
6) Titan Cement Co S.A.
7) Genesis Pharma S.A.
8) Trofeklekt Masterfoods S.A.
9) Unilever Hellas S.A.
10) L’Oreal Hellas S.A.
The project was under the supervision
of the scientific coordinator Dr.
Olga Epitropaki, Assistant Profes-
sor of Organizational Behavior
and Human Resource Manage-
ment, ALBA, & Academic Director
of the MSc in Strategic Human
Resources Management, and was
organized by the ALBA Applied
Research & International Projects
The competition began in July
2003 when it was first an-
in VIMA and
ALBA sent invitations – letters of
participation to 600 companies
operating in Greece with more
than 50 employees. 54 compa-
nies initially applied for participa-
tion, but eventually 50 were fi-
nally assessed. Companies’
evaluation was based on a) an-
swers of a randomly selected
sample of employees to the
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Volume 1, Issue 2
ALBA launches the MSc in Finance!
ALBA successfully launched its new
academic program, MSc in Finance, on
March 17th, 2004 at 19.00 at the
N.J.V. Athens Plaza. The Program at-
tracted the attention of many distin-
guished executives in the field of Fi-
nance and prospective candidates.
The ALBA MSc in finance has been
designed to offer a unique educational
experience to those who wish to at-
tend a specialized program in finance.
Its structure combines and balances
the need for rigor and academic think-
ing with the practical aspects of mod-