This is now the 25th time that the 100 best German companies have been honoured in this way. Before this, companies had to undergo an independent academic
analysis by Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Franke. Together with Franke, the mentor of TOP 100, Ranga Yogeshwar, and the initiator of the contest,
compamedia, the successful companies were granted the award in Ludwigsburg on June 29, on the occasion of the 5th German Summit for Medium Sized Companies..