Atlas Axillia Co. (Private) Limited, Sri Lanka’s largest manufacturer and marketer of stationery and back-to-school supplies have been awarded the prestigious National Business Excellence Award 2019 in the “Manufacturing-Other Sector”. The award was presented at the National Business Excellence Awards 2019, which was held at the Grand Ballroom of the Hilton Colombo recently.
The event was graced by industry leaders from a variety of sectors along with other prominent personalities. The award was received on behalf of Atlas Axillia Co. (Private) Limited by Asitha Samaraweera, Managing Director, Viraj Jayasooriya, Director-Operations, and Lalani Weeraarachchi, Head of HR, respectively.
Speaking about the accolade, Asitha Samaraweera – Managing Director at Atlas Axillia Co. (Private) Limited said, “We are extremely proud and grateful to have received this very significant award at the National Business Excellence Awards 2019. The award is reflective of our excellence in corporate governance, capacity building, performance management, local and global market reach, corporate social responsibility, environmental responsibility and excellence in leadership, business and financial performance. The criteria, through which we have achieved excellence in these areas, were very critically evaluated in three stages by an expert panel of judges. Receiving this accolade positions our business and operational model as a benchmark for others to follow.”