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Plzeňský Prazdroj is the best employer of the Pilsen region (Translation)

28 September 2012

Plzeň, September 27, 2012 – Plzeňský Prazdroj won the 10th annual Best Employer of the Region contest. The winner advances to the national round of the contest, Best Employer of Czech Republic. The results will be announced in October in Prague.

“We are very proud of the award. This year, our brewery and the Pilsen Urquell brand celebrate the 170th anniversary of their existence. Our success has always been based on a professional approach, enthusiasm and the talent of our employees. Their work is highly appreciated and we provide them with an excellent working environment that includes a range of benefits and supportive social policies. The award also proves that Prazdroj is an attractive employment opportunity,” said Milan Koza, Manager of Employment Relations of Plzeňský Prazdroj.

About the Employer of the Region contest
The 10th annual contest is organised by the Employers Association and, like the main category of “Employer of the Year,” is evaluated according to the renowned international PwC Saratoga methodology. The Association will announce the final winners of the other categories in Prague’s Pyramida Hotel on October 17, 2012 at the beginning of this year’s HRM conference. The event will include the presentation of Sodexo’s Employer of the Decade award.
The Employer of the Region category is also evaluated according to the PwC Saratoga methodology. All participating companies in all regions compete with each other in one category regardless of their size.
 
You can find more info at www.zamestnavatelroku.cz.

Notes for editors:
- With its total sale of nearly 9.9 million hectolitres during the calendar year of 2011 (including licenced productions abroad) and with exports to more than 50 countries worldwide, Plzeňský Prazdroj Inc. is the preeminent beer producer in the region and the biggest exporter of the Czech beer.
- Plzeňský Prazdroj Inc. is a member of SABMiller plc. group. Pilsner Urquell is the international flagship brand of the SABMiller brand portfolio.
- SABMiller plc. is one of the world’s biggest beer brewing companies with beer brewing activities or distribution in more than 60 countries across six continents. SABMiller portfolio includes important international Brands such as Grolsch, Miller Genuine Draft, Peroni Nastro Azzurro, and Pilsner Urquell, as well as almost 200 successful  regional and national brands.


Contact:
Jiří Mareček
Plzeňský Prazdroj
+420 724 617 219

This SABMiller subsidiary news release has been translated from its local market language to English language for publication on www.sabmiller.com. We have attempted to provide an accurate translation of the original material but due to the difficulties of translation slight differences may exist.
Note, the news release was first published in its local market on [27/09/2012].

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