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  • Innovation award for Rail and Road Protec
  • r2p awarded: Most innovative company in the public transportation industry!
  • R2P is recognized with the “Best Practices Award 2013”
  • R2P made it into the finals of the „Entrepreneur of the Year“ for the second year in a row.
  • Entrepreneur des Jahres 2012 Finalist
  • Innovation award for Rail and Road Protec

    Innovation award for Rail and Road Protec

    Success through entrepreneurial vision: Rail and Road Protec GmbH is one of the most innovative medium sized companies in Germany and was honored at the award show in Essen on Friday, the 26th of June 2015 by “Top 100” show host Ranga Yogeshwar. After passing a two-stepped analysis, r2p received the award that has been granted for over 20 years now. .

  • r2p awarded: Most innovative company in the public transportation industry!

    r2p awarded: Most innovative company in the public transportation industry!

    r2p awarded: Most innovative company in the public transportation industry! For the second year in succession, r2p is proud to receive best in class Award provided by Frost & Sullivan. Succeeding in last year’s competition for the Customer Value Enhancement Award within the European Mass Transport Market, R2P in 2014 has received an even more prestigious award:

    The “Global New Product Innovation Leadership Award” is presented annually to companies who demonstrate excellence in innovative product development.

      Central eligibility criteria for the awarding consist in the following considerations:
    • Does the applicant have the potential to leverage leading edge technologies?
    • Does the applicant offer value added features and benefits for customers?
    • Does the applicant increase return on investment for customers?

    To rank the applications according to these criteria in an objective way, industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews and extensive secondary research to identify best practices in the industry. Based on this multi-layered, independent analysis of the Global Mass Transport Security market, Frost & Sullivan came to the following conclusion supporting the awarding decision:

    “r2p receives the new product innovation leadership award because they have met the needs of the industry by providing an innovative solution that not only provides value in the security segment but also harnesses other technologies used in mass transport projects. Their reliability, quality and product/service value ensures the end user gets the best value for money.”

    Ulrik Ortiz Rasmussen, CEO of r2p states: “On behalf of the entire r2p team I am extremely proud of r2p receiving the ‘Global Innovation Leadership Award’. This is an important recognition of the innovations developed during the last years and highlights our leading market position both within the rail- and bus market. The R2P team is committed to continue to develop technologies making the public transportation more attractive, secure and profitable.”

  • R2P is recognized with the “Best Practices Award 2013”

    R2P is recognized with the “Best Practices Award 2013”
    R2P is recognized with the “Best Practices Award 2013” The Frost & Sullivan Award highlights R2P´s commitment to customer value enhancement.

    Based on Frost &Sullivan’s independent analysis of the European Mass Transport Security market, R2P is recognized with the 2013 Customer Value Enhancement Award.

    The Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Enhancement is presented each year to the company that has demonstrated excellence in implementing strategies that proactively create value for its customers with a focus on improving the return on the investment that customers make in its services or products. This Award recognizes the company's inordinate focus on enhancing the value that its customers receive, beyond simply good customer service, leading to improved customer retention and ultimately customer base expansion.

    R2P has established its market position and strengthened it through three important factors:

    Their market knowledge increases their ability to interact with end users and fulfill their requirements. The next factor, which underlines their success, is the product they bring to the market, which is technologically advanced and fits the requirements of the most tech savvy end users. The last and most important factor to their continuous growth is their strong market position generated through customer service and the growing partnership network. All these factors have been paramount in driving their growth.

    Conclusion of Frost & Sullivan: R2P is still a young company but it has shown tremendous focus on increasing their capabilities while concomitantly delivering unrivaled customer satisfaction. The company augments customer value through a robust platform, which gives the end user the ability to add on other technologies beyond security. In addition to the product itself, R2P is focusing on constant geographical expansion through a network of partnerships, which is also used to service the customer. These factors distinguish R2P from competitors in today’s mobile CCTV market.

    About Frost & Sullivan

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  • R2P made it into the finals of the „Entrepreneur of the Year“ for the second year in a row.

    R2P made it into the finals of the „Entrepreneur of the Year“ for the second year in a row.

    Business award honors innovativeness and personal commitment
    Award ceremony on September 19th at Alte Oper Frankfurt

    Flensburg, September 16th, 2013 – Impressive growth rates, strong innovative drive and social commitment: For the 17th time, the auditing and consulting company Ernst & Young (EY) elected the best medium-sized business entrepreneurs of Germany. After a multi-level, strict selection, 58 companies advanced to the final round of the award „Entrepreneur of the Year 2013“, including Ulrik Ortiz Rasmussen from Rail & Road Protec GmbH (r2p). „I am very happy about this success, which is an achievement of the whole r2p-team“, comments Ulrik Ortiz Rasmussen, CEO and founder of r2p on reaching the finals.

    „There are impressive entrepreneurs among the finalists, who succeed within new business areas thanks to their strong innovative drive“, says Peter Englisch, Global Leader of the EY Family Business Center of Excellence and responsible for the German business award.

    The 58 finalists stand out by innovative technologies and strong customer loyalty. They have efficient organizational structures with short decision-making paths which enables them to react quickly to changing market conditions. In addition, they are aware of their social responsibility: „This year’s finalists show very clearly, that economic growth and social commitment are not mutually exclusive“, explains Peter Englisch.

    An independent jury of reputable economic experts chooses the winner of the „Entrepreneur of the Year 2013“ award from all finalists, in each of the following categories: capital goods industry, commerce, services, IT/media and start-up. The award winner will be announced on September 19th at the Alte Oper Frankfurt in front of a top-class audience.

    Innovation and employees are the key to success

    The companies in the finals show strong growth rates. They represent all important industries, on average they achieve an annually turnover of 100 Million Euro and employ 500 people. Together, they recruited more than 2.700 new employees in 2012 compared to the year before. Ulrik Ortiz Rasmussen could improve the sales of R2P in 2012 by 82%, the numbers of employees rose by 46%. „Innovative products, sustainable management and a close proximity to our customers are important factors of success, that should always be the main focus”, explains Ulrik Ortiz Rasmussen the growth.

    An important key to the success of this year’s finalists is the ability to quickly react to changing market conditions with innovative products and services: They invest above average in innovations. They are able to bring new developments to the market in short time and meet the growing consolidation in many industries. The successful implementation of innovations is dependent on qualified and committed employees. Training and further education of employees plays an important role in these companies.

    About the award „Entrepreneur of the Year“

    The award „Entrepreneur of the Year“ honors excellent entrepreneurial performance by an indepen-dent jury in different categories – worldwide in more than 50 countries, for the 17th time in Germany in 2013. The award initialized by EY is supported by reputable companies and the media: as for example DZ BANK, Jaguar, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and Manager Magazin. Besides awarding successful businessman and women, EY encourages young entrepreneurial talents with the program „Entrepreneur of the Year Junior Academy“.

    For more Informations

    • Rail & Road Protec GmbH
    • Katrin Bauer
    • PA to Managing Director
    • Tel: +49 461 500 338 232
    • E-mail: katrin.bauer[at]R2Protec.de
    • http://www.entrepreneur-des-jahres.de

  • Entrepreneur des Jahres 2012 Finalist

    Entrepreneur des Jahres 2012 Finalist
    Headed by CEO and founder Ulrik Ortiz Rasmussen, Rail and Road Protec GmbH has made it into Germany's top three start-ups. We are proud of our young company with its great innovative potential and excellent growth rates rising to the top three companies in Germany. Our goal is to make public transport more attractive and sustainable in both environmental and economic terms – developing, manufacturing and marketing integrated system solutions for public transport is more than just business to us; it's our passion.

    Entrepreneur of the Year

    Reaching the top three is also a tribute to our dedication in providing Flensburg with the latest in public transport technology that Europe has to offer; we are proud to have initiated the successful Showcity Flensburg joint project and equip all of the city's buses with our innovative system technology – a pioneering project for other cities and countries to follow.

    "I am very excited about this achievement, which we have reached together with our highly skilled and motivated team," said Ulrik Ortiz Rasmussen, CEO and founder of Rail and Road Protec GmbH on reaching the top three in the final round.