Coega wins three top awards in 12th Annual National Business Awards, INFOCOM
THE Coega Development Corporation (CDC) won three awards at the prestigious 12th Annual National Business Awards (NBA), considered the “Oscars of South Africa's business.” The announcement was made at the Emperors Palace in Johannesburg on Wednesday November 5, 2014. The CDC won the Infrastructure Development and Top Performing Public Service awards, while its head of marketing and communications, Dr Ayanda Vilakazi, was named the country's Top Executive of the Year (under forty years). In the Infrastructure Development Award category, the CDC competed against The Billion Group; Edwin Construction; and Haw & Inglis Civil Engineering. The Infrastructure Development Award is awarded to organisations that boasts an annual turnover that exceeds R35 million, and recognizes sustainable and efficient infrastructure development, which includes roads and railways, energy, water and sanitation, housing, and access to basic service delivery.