Song Zhiping was elected "2018 Chinese Economic Person of the Year"
On January 18th, the "2018 Top Ten Economic Person of the Year" awarding ceremony jointly sponsored by Sina Finance and People's Daily (client) was held at the Beijing Performing Arts Center. Song Zhiping, Party Secretary and Chairman of China National Building Material Group, was elected "2018 Chinese Economic Person of the Year". This year's character selection lasted for nearly half a year. According to the comprehensive decision of online voting and jury evaluation, the industry leaders stood out and interpreted the true commercial civilization of this era. The award-winning entrepreneurs are all business leaders from all walks of life. They have veterans from the industry, as well as a huge number of technology giants. Behind the name of each winner, or represents the birth of a good company, or represents the formation of a new business ecosystem, or represents the reshaping of the industry, their election in the economic winter of 2018 can be described as real Return.
He is the head of two "Top 500 Companies" and is known as the "Godfather of Mixed Ownership Reform" in China. He led China Building Materials to become the world's cement king from almost zero, and proved by practice that "the strength of central enterprises + the vitality of private enterprises = corporate competition Force formula. In 2018, it created the best business performance in the history of the group. It has 7 global scales and has taken new steps on the road of high quality development. Pay tribute to the 2018 China Economic Person of the Year - Song Zhiping, Chairman of China National Building Material Group.
Song Zhiping: Thanks to the organizing committee, thank you for your support and support. I have been in the company for 40 years. I have been a leader of the central enterprise from the technicians, witnessed and participated in the whole process of state-owned enterprise reform. In the process, I encountered a lot of bumps and storms, and also had success. I believe in doing a good job in my life, and I believe that I will gain a little bit of sweat. My life motto is Descartes's "busy bees have no sad time."
I didn't think I could be an entrepreneur 40 years ago. I never thought about it 40 years ago. I can bring two companies into the world's top 500. 40 years ago, I didn't even think about standing here at this moment. Receive the award. I think it is this great era of reform and opening up that makes these impossible possible. I have been doing this for many years in the enterprise. I feel a special glory. I think the most important thing in the enterprise is persistence and responsibility.
In 2019, our situation is stable, changeable, and worrying. At this moment of change and worry, I feel that the most needed is entrepreneurship, responsibility and leadership. I understand that entrepreneurs are the kind of people who are full of desire for success. Entrepreneurs are people who are indomitable in the face of difficulties. Entrepreneurs are the kind of people who are willing to give. Entrepreneurs are the kind of people who are brave enough to go forward. I think this is a great enterprise. Family spirit.
Zhao Pu: You are the entrepreneur who brought the two companies into the world's top 500. As an entrepreneur and a leader of the enterprise, what is the most important quality?
Song Zhiping: I think that as an entrepreneur, the quality that should be adhered to is the responsibility, which is our responsibility to the company.
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