optimal media Managing Director Jörg Hahn honoured with the “Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania’s Business Personality of the Year 2018” award

15. June 2018

Every year, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania’s Ministry of Economic Affairs, Employment and Health honours individuals and companies for their services to business and the local economy as part of a competition. During the award ceremony in Wismar on 13 June, optimal media Managing Director Jörg Hahn was honoured as “Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania’s Business Personality of the Year 2018”.
In his laudatory speech, Minister of Economic Affairs Harry Glawe emphasised: “Jörg Hahn has been a part of the company since the very beginning. As a driving force, visionary and team player he has consistently developed the company. optimal media continuously works on the expansion of its own product portfolio. It has asserted itself in a fiercely competitive market and constantly changing economic environment.”

Minister of Economic Affairs Harry Glawe, Jörg Hahn – optimal media Managing Director (category: Business Personality), Jörg Lambusch - President of the  Federation of Business Associations Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania (back row, left), source: WiMi M-V

Minister of Economic Affairs Harry Glawe, Jörg Hahn – optimal media Managing Director (category: Business Personality), Jörg Lambusch - President of the  Federation of Business Associations Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania (back row, left), source: WiMi M-V

In 1990, Jörg Hahn, an engineer specializing in automation, was the first employee to be hired by the 100 % subsidiary of Edel AG. Initially responsible as project manager for the establishment and launch of the new plant, he was subsequently in charge of product management. Jörg Hahn was appointed to the management board in 1993 and has been optimal media’s Managing Director since 1995.
Jörg Hahn has been a major driver behind optimal media’s highly successful company development, from a CD production site to an international media service provider with an extensive services portfolio. The company currently employs more than 750 staff.