Royal Eijkelkamp is one of the nominees for the Family Business Award 2018. This year, 500 Dutch family companies registered for this prestigious award. Ten Dutch family companies are ultimately nominated.
Foundation Familie Onderneming awards the Family Business Award every year to an excellent family business from the Netherlands. The foundation was founded in 2012 by entrepreneur John Fentener van Vlissingen. Goal of the foundation is to support the Dutch family business. ABN AMRO and KPMG support the foundation.
The nominated family businesses must meet 8 criteria and the precondition that the company is a real family business. For this the definition of the European Commission is maintained. After determining a top 10, a professional jury chooses the winning family business.