Expert South launches strategy competition for small and medium-sized businesses in the South of Russia

In July, the collection of applications for participation in the regional competition "Strategy of a growing company" began for small and medium-sized businesses in the South of Russia.

The motto of the contest is "To present your strategy is profitable!". The aim of the project is to support small and medium-sized businesses that are striving for development, as well as attracting the attention of the business community to them.


The competition is organized by the Expert Center "Expert South". The strategic partner is NP "ERCIR of the Rostov region".

To participate in the competition are invited to small and medium-sized businesses, related to the categories:

  • "Micro-business" (5-60 million rubles),
  • "Small business" (60-800 million rubles),
  • "Medium business" (800 million - 3 billion rubles).
  • Participants of the contest will compete in the following nominations:

  • "The best production strategy,
  • "The best strategy in the sphere of trade and services"
  • "The best export strategy,
  • "The best innovation strategy,
  • "The best Internet strategy"
  • "The best strategy in the field of social entrepreneurship".
  • Applications for participation are accepted until the end of September 2017.

    The competition gives businessmen a unique opportunity to present their development strategies to the business community, expand the range of useful contacts, find a mentor in business. In addition, participants will have a chance of preferential participation in regional entrepreneurship training programs, as well as become members of the entrepreneurs' club and receive broad media support. For production companies of the Rostov region NP "ERTSIR Rostov region" provides an opportunity to receive state support in terms of co-financing the costs of technological development and free market research of its market.

    Details can be found in the curator of the project Irina Bobyakova, deputy head of the analytical center "Expert South", by phone: 8-905-487-93-88, by e-mail: