PT Telkom Indonesia (Telkom), Indonesia was named the Most Innovative Business Award 2017 for the category of Telecommunications organized by Warta Ekonomi in Jakarta, Friday (24/2). This award is given by the Economic News Research Team which assesses Telkom as a company that produced many innovations, such as product IndiHome and T-Cash and 4G networks in subsidiaries, Telkomsel. In addition, Telkom is able to maintain double-digit growth, encourage digital business and expand its business to foreign countries.
Vice President Corporate Communication Telkom Arif Prabowo said that the innovation is something that is important so that the company can be sustainable and lead the competition. "Innovation is an idea to make things happen in new and different products and services by competitors," said Arif Prabowo while receiving the award from the Economic News Founder Fadel Muhammad.
The Indonesia Award for Most Innovative Business Award 2017 was given after the Economic News Research team conducted the study with desk research methods. In the desk research, candidates were selected based on annual reports and monitoring Research Team Warta Ekonomi. The desk research involves no less than 250 companies that were classified as an innovative company that is divided into several categories.
Then the desk research information was exercised by entering criteria such as company history, product and service innovation, as well as the company's strategy in the competition and develop the company. Besides, it also includes the company's financial performance assessment.
After getting all the information in the desk research, the winners is then determined in each category. The basic criteria also consider a number of criteria such as vision and mission in the next 3-5 years, where the realization and execution of the strategy used, the authenticity of products and services, the progress of company's business performance and influence on the market.
The Triple Play Service IndiHome is recognized as Top Brand in 2017 In line with the recognition as the most innovative company. One of the flagship products of Telkom IndiHome on separate occasions received recognition TOP BRAND Award 2017 organized by Marketing Magazine and Frontier Consulting Group as TOP BRAND 2017 for the category Fixed Internet Service Provider.