National volleyball league – Bulstrad
On 27 February 2007 at Press club Bulgaria, the CEO Roumen Yantchev and the president of the national volleyball league /NVL/ Georgi Georgiev announced that IRC Bulstrad PLC will become the general sponsor of the National Volleyball League for men for 1 plus 1 year. According to the contract, the league shall change its name to the National Volleyball League – Bulstrad, whereby IRC Bulstrad PLC will continue its traditional support and will remain the major sponsor of the men’s national volleyball team also for its participation in the World League competitions. The agreement was executed for a period of one year with an extension option for another year.
"In Bulstrad’s view this is an exceptionally good continuation of the cooperation with the Bulgarian Volleyball Federation, with which we have been working for more than 10 years now. This is a natural continuation of our partnership", said Roumen Yantchev - CEO of IRC Bulstrad PLC.
NVL’s president Georgi Georgiev stated that he will maintain the partnership relations with the Company and will not sign a contract with another insurance company regardless of the terms.
IRC Bulstrad PLC will take part in the initiative Manager for a Day.
On 12 March 2007 IRC Bulstrad PLC took part in the Manager for a Day initiative. It is organized every year in more than 100 countries by the international organization Junior Achievement, whose main operations are related to the establishment of business skills for youth. After a special selection, the Company gave two students the opportunity to become managers for a day and dive into the real business rhythm. Virginia Atanasova and Asen Naidenov – ambitious young people made their first steps into the business world.