State Economy Medal for PAUL Maschinenfabrik
IHK Magazine "Business between Alb and Lake Constance", 01/2003
PAUL Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. Dürmentingen
Graduate business engineer Werner Paul, General Manager of Paul Maschinenfabrik in Dürmentingen received the economy medal for his company from the State Minister for economic affairs Walter Döring in recognition of his "outstanding services to the economy in Baden-Württemberg". A total of 13 business personalities and 3 companies were honoured with this medal. "We will only be able to overcome the economic challenges of the future with committed business personalities and companies with an innovative creative determination and sense of responsibility towards the young generation that is in need of training places", said Walter Döring, Minister for economic affairs and deputy Prime Minister of Baden-Württemberg.
The Minister for economic affairs awards the medal in recognition of outstanding professional or business achievements and in appreciation of special services to the economy of the state. "Business personalities like the bearer of the economy medal make the greatest contribution to the innovative climate and the economical success of our state when compared to the other states. The esteemed business executives have shown courage, sense of responsibility and readiness to take risks in the past", extolled th Minister in his eulogy.