New Year’s Reception in Łódź

On January 25 the Netherlands Polish Chamber of Commerce organised the New Year’s Reception event in Łódź. Around 35 guests joined the celebration in the Klub Wino venue.  Among the participants were present the members and guests of the NPCC and representatives of the local authorities.

The welcoming speeches were given by Jasja van der Veen – the committee member of the NPCC and Sławomir Karasiński – the board member of the NPCC. The guests were also welcomed by Elro van den Burg – the Managing Director of the Chamber and Martijn Homan – Agricultural Counsellor of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The official part was ended by the presentation given by Lidia Fazekas from the Łódz Marshall Office who introduced the city’s development and investment plans.

Later on guests had the opportunity to network meanwhile tasting the served snacks and wine. At the end of the event there was a business cards lottery. Special thanks to Atlas Arena Łódź for the main prize: 2 tickets for Andre Rieu concert and ING Bank Śląski, The Łódź Marshall Office, The Łódź Special Economic Zone and Klub Wino for providing the raffle gifts.

We would also like to thank: KGP Green House for the Dutch bitterballen delicacies, Air France/KLM for providing the goody bags for all guests, Breakthru Films for posters and coasters of the Oscar nominated movie ‘Loving Vincent’, Dimar Polska for framing the posters, Kancelaria Fortak & Karasiński for co-sponsoring the jazz band and 3 wine bottles for the raffle.