By review of the judging panel for the biennial selection of entrepreneurs for the title of National Outstanding Entrepreneur, Zhang Ziyi, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Jilin Cultural Investment Group, is awarded the title of honor -2017-2018 National Outstanding Entrepreneur. The China Enterprise Confederation and the China Enterprise Directors Association are scheduled to hold the “2018 Chinese Entrepreneurs Annual Meeting in Jiangyin City, Wuxi, Jiangsu Province on June 6, 2018. The entrepreneurs awarded the title of 2017-2018 National Outstanding Entrepreneur will be granted trophies at the Meeting.
As the executive director of the China Enterprise Directors Association and an outstanding entrepreneur of new era, President Zhang Ziyi conscientiously implements the spirit of the 18th and 19th National Congress of the CPC, studies and thoroughly implements the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping's Important Speeches; he has been promoting the entrepreneurial spirit of the new era, making effort to facilitate the development of the Group with high-quality, directing the Group in deepening enterprise reform, pursuing the innovation-driven development of the Group and elevating the quality and efficiency of enterprise development.
President Zhang Ziyi has been integrating entrepreneurship into the development of the enterprise. While leading Jilin Cultural Investment Group to focus on culture, tourism, environmental conservation, and sci-technology (the four major industries), President Zhang Ziyi is also committed to the innovation and development of the Group with greater courage and wisdom, directing the Group with the concept of “Innovation and Practice” and leading the Group to develop with more extensive business in the industry. With outstanding leadership ability, he has been facilitating the Group’s technological innovation and management innovation. The Group has been growing in scale and profitability over the past six year. At present, he is directing the Group to develop the international market with a broader perspective. Through in-depth exchange, the Group has achieved remarkable international operation results. In addition, President Zhang Ziyi has never forgotten his initial dream when directing the development of the Group- “Doing business with integrity and actively contributing to the public undertakings, and promoting the construction of social ecological civilization through the development of public undertakings”. By the end of early 2018, the Group has invested more than RMB 30 million for social undertakings, realzing its initial dream and giving warmth to nearly 10,000 people, which fully demonstrates President Zhang Ziyi’s great love. The Group has also played a significant role in creating jobs. By 2018, over 1,000 people across China have been recruited as the employees by Jilin Cultural Investment Group. It encourages employees and has cultivated a large number of outstanding managers and employees who are open-minded, far-sighted, enterprising and both talented and having integrity. The Group has developed elites for itself and for the society, contributing to the harmonious development of the society as a company of the new era.
While leading the development of enterprises, entrepreneurs in the new era attach more significance to the culture inheritance and the talents development. Over the years, President Zhang Ziyi has been diligent in learning and has critical thinking. He wrote books and gave lectures, receiving reputation for his political quality and cultural quality. President Zhang Ziyi was often invited to the University of Southern California, United States and other well-known international colleges and universities to give lectures. He encouraged overseas students to work hard to serve the motherland, and has set up the “Cultural Investment Group Excellence Award” for Jilin University, Northeast Normal University, Jilin University of Finance and Economics and other famous universities to help the students who are of high political quality, noble-minded, and excellent in Specialty, contributing a lot to the development of talented people in colleges and universities.
Entrepreneurs are important subjects of economic activity, practitioners of social responsibility, and a driver of reform and innovation. In the future, President Zhang Ziyi will continue to lead Jilin Cultural Investment Group to contribute to the economic innovation and development of Jilin Province. He will continue to promote entrepreneurial spirit, strengthen the ability of fulfilling responsibilities, play an exemplary role for entrepreneurs with firm confidence and contribute to the sound development of economy.