Royal award for Cor van de Ven
Mayor Wim Wouters put Cor van de Ven in the spotlight this morning. He received a royal award.
Cor van de Ven received the royal award because of his activities as former director of the Vencomatic Group. He managed the company in a special way. This is evidenced by the innovative entrepreneurship, attention to employ people with a distance to the labor market and attention to sustainability. In addition, he held various additional positions. For example, he was founder and (board) member of the IndustrieGroep Eersel (IGE), he is founder, member and vice-chairman of the Kempisch Ondernemers Platform de Kempen and co-founder, board member and vice-chairman of Stichting Techniekportaal de Kempen.