Tu Hongyan Won the First "Global Zhejiang Merchants Gold Award"
Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee and Director of the Provincial People's Congress Standing Committee, Xia Baolong Gave New Year’s Greetings to Zhejiang Merchants in the World at the Gala
On January 25, the "Zhejiang Merchants, My Heart – Come Back to Zhejiang to Create the Future" themed 2017 Zhejiang Merchants Spring Festival Gala was held in Hangzhou International Expo Center. More than 20 well-known Zhejiang Merchants including Chairman of Wensli Group, Tu Hongyan, founder and CEO of NetEase, Ding Lei, Chairman of Geely Holding Group Co., Ltd., Li Shufu and Chairman of CHINT Group Co., Ltd., Nan Cunhui won the first "Global Zhejiang Merchants Gold Award". The Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee and Director of the Provincial People's Congress Standing Committee, Xia Baolong gave New Year’s Greetings to the Zhejiang merchants in the world at the Gala. Che Jun, Qiao Chuanxiu, Yuan Jiajun, Ge Huijun, Zhao Yide, Chen Jinbiao, Wang Huizhong attended the gala and presented the awards for the winners.
Chairman of Wensli Group, Tu Hongyan won the "Global Zhejiang Merchants Gold Award"
Tu Hongyan attended the Zhejiang Merchants Forum held by the Provincial Party Committee and Government on that morning
Chairman of the Board of Alibaba, Jack Ma Made a Speech as the Representative of Zhejiang Merchants
On the morning of January 25, the Provincial Party Committee and Government held a Zhejiang Merchants Forum where Che Jun made a speech and Yuan Jiajun presided over it. At the Zhejiang Merchants Forum, 8 representatives of Zhejiang Merchants, namely Jack Ma, Nan Cunhui, Liao Chunrong, Li Shufu, Wang Jianyi, Feng Dingxian, Zhao Yongqiang, Xu Weiping made their speeches. They shared the wonderful stories and excellent performance of their enterprise development in the last year, talked about their development plan for this year, and actively offered advice and suggestions for the innovative development and transformation development of our province.
The "Global Zhejiang Merchants Gold Award" was nominated and elected by the Special Committees of Zhejiang Merchants Association and all the global Zhejiang Chambers of Commerce of the Zhejiang Merchants, and judged by the expert team from six dimensions, namely industrial change, business achievements, technological breakthroughs, product innovation, charity, international influence, etc. The establishment of the "Global Zhejiang Merchants Gold Award" is a retrospective review over the "gold content" of the economic and social contribution by Zhejiang Merchants as well as the recognition and award for their adhering to the initial intention and to their belief in “metal and stone crack due to sincerity”. The final 20 outstanding Zhejiang Merchants who won the award have a prominent public influence in the whole country and even the whole world.
In 2016, Wensli Group led the industry change while showing strong growth through industry cross-border integration, innovative marketing model and so forth, and achieved over 50% growth both in the annual revenue and profits! Especially on the G20 Hangzhou Summit, Wensli once again subverted the traditional design thinking, broken through a number of technical barriers and perfectly presenting five categories and more than 8000 innovative silk boutiques, including silk national gift, silk artwork, silk articles of daily life, silk new materials and silk formal dresses , winning wide acclaim from the participating state leaders and foreign state heads! Meanwhile, Wensli seized the "Post-G20 Economy" development opportunities, strengthened the research and development of the G20 related derivative souvenirs, and actively carried out industries cross-border integration with Wangxingji Fan, Crest Tea, PetroChina, China Post and so on, making remarkable achievements: in September solely, Wensli launched over 100,000 summit souvenir scarves and handbags! The efforts that Wensli had made in the G20 product innovation and business model exploration had also drawn great attention from people from all walks of life. During this period, the national, provincial and municipal leaders had carried out intensive researches and all the major media had focused on Wensli constantly.