Awards and prizes, certifications and evaluations were daily companions in my former professional life in the USA, sometimes almost a burden. This makes working and working here in the Bregenzerwald feel all the more pleasant and free for me. It is important to me and my team to work carefully, prudently and sustainably. Evaluations and judgments take a back seat. We follow our motto and our attitudes and feel that this is the right way for us. We like to be a few steps ahead of so-called trends and hypes, sometimes we even receive an innovation award for it. Which brings us back to evaluations and judgments.
What I actually want to get at: