November 11, 2010 | Bratislava | Press Releases

ESET Named "Slovakia’s Company of Year" 3rd Time in a Row

ESET, the leader in proactive protection from computer threats is a record, third time winner of the prestigious "Company of the Year" recognition awarded by TREND, an economic weekly in Slovakia. "ESET, the security software maker has confirmed its leading position third time in the row, a feat not accomplished by any other company in Slovakia, stated TREND.


"It is our employees who are responsible for this phenomenal success“, accented Miroslav Trnka, CEO of ESET, adding "I would like to sincerely thank everyone around the world for buying our products,"  as he accepted the award from the chairman of the Slovak parliament Richard Sulík. 


TREND weekly regularly ranks the most-successful companies in Slovakia according to financial performance. In 2010, ESET has earned upwards of 90 percent of its 80 mil EUR revenue from exporting its products, an increase of 54 percent year-to-year. "Such a growth rate is the stuff of dreams for many companies, even more so considering the economic crisis. ESET rightfully ranks among the champions of the added value, which has accounted nearly for 90% of its revenue total," commented TREND. "ESET’s winning streak is likely to be repeated next year, given the great sales expansion potential abroad."


ESET CEO Miroslav Trnka: It is our employees and customers who are responsible for this phenomenal success

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About ESET

Founded in 1992, ESET is a global provider of security solutions for the home and business segment. The industry leader in proactive malware detection, ESET NOD32 Antivirus holds the world record for the number of Virus Bulletin "VB100 Awards," never to have missed a single “In-the-Wild” worm or virus since the inception of testing in 1998.


ESET has global headquarters in Bratislava, Slovakia and offices in San Diego, USA; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Prague, Czech Republic; Singapore and an extensive partner network in more than 180 countries. In 2008, ESET has opened a new research center in Krakow, Poland. ESET was named by Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 as one of the fastest-growing technology companies in the region of Europe, Middle East and Africa.