The Huelva business group celebrates its anniversary with a Congress in the Casa Colón bringing together more than 300 workers in Spain and Portugal.
The company from Huelva, Nutrition Center, commemorates its 25th anniversary celebrating a National Congress in the Casa Colón which was attended by 300 Spanish and Portuguese nutritionists working in more than 3,000 pharmacies in which the company offers professional counseling.
The Congress was opened by the Mayor of Huelva, Pedro Rodriguez, who admitted to be proud of a "company from Huelva which has become the first company in the nutrition sector in Spain." The mayor recalled this company started as a small family business and it has expanded nationally and he told those present that they have "the opportunity to develop your knowledge making people happy, taking care of their bodies and their health."
The intervention of the NC Group President, Antonio González, was very sincere and emotional. He began by stating that "working for Nutrition Center is a pride, because it means, in addition to having a good job, being part of the best company in the industry."
The president offered some data about the entity, such as “that in 2012 we exceeded all targets and that we positioned at the undisputed number one in sales and positioning."
Mr.González emphasized the Group's commitment to corporate Social Responsibility, working with organizations like Aspapronias or Red Cross. He also stated his intention to create a Foundation "whose name you are going to choose," he said to the staff of Nutrition Center.
The president of NC remembered the recently received awards such as the Golden Antenna, which the Federation of Radio and Television of Spain awards, the Executive Award in the category of Business Initiative or the fact that the Economic News magazine has included for the second year in its ranking of the best companies to work in Spain.
Moreover, Antonio González emphasized that Nutrition Center is creating jobs and opening new horizons. The last year NC reached 347 employees, of whom 82 percent are women, and its growth continues with working lines in R + D + i and with new expansion to countries like Italy, Turkey, Israel, Iraq, Morocco and Saudi Arabia.
The president of the company from Huelva, reached a point, cut its institutional discourse and he began to recall anecdotes along with members of the company, being one of the most emotional moments of the entire act. "With teams like these it is too easy to boast and I do it every day," he said, and then he finished by stating that "I build Nutrition Center with memories with all of you."
The Congress.The event organized in the Casa Colón by Nutrition Center will serve to expose during the Saturday afternoon the latest news and results of the company. Futhermore, the day will end in the evening with a social event where there will be prizes and acknowledgments.
The main change that occurs in the Congress, according to the Business Director of Nutrition Center, Fausto Llor, is the counseling service in pharmacies. "A year ago, the company decided to expand its strategy and to define the company as Nutrition Health Center, which involves the incorporation of other services" says Mr. Llor, being "one of them having psychologists in pharmacies."