Global ECI Awards Ceremony Announces 2015-2016 Winners

Jan 29, 2016, 09:00 ET from ECI Awards

BEIJING, Jan. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cross & Innovation: Global E-Commerce Innovation Best Person & Company of the Year Awards Ceremony and Summit Forum took place at Mercedes Benz Arena in Shanghai on January 15th, 2016.

Among the attendees to the grand event were Lin Ya, Secretary General of Beijing E-commerce Association, Li Xisha, Chairman of Association of Accredited Advertising Agencies of China and Ding Junjie, President of National Advertising Institute & Chairman of ECI Committee.

Global E-commerce Innovation Leaders of the Year were awarded at the ceremony. They were Travis Kalanick, Founder of Uber, Lei Jun, Founder & CEO of MI, Hiroshi Mikitani, Founder & CEO of Rakuten, Yong Hwan Kim, Chairman & CEO of NongHyup Financial Group, Richard Tan, CEO of Lelong, Pawoot Pongvitayapanu, CEO of Rakuten Tarad and Oskar Hartmann, Founder of KupiVip Group.

China E-commerce Innovation Leaders, Marketers, Managers of the Year were also recognized. With regards to China E-commerce Innovation Companies of the Year, we awarded Brands, Platforms, Service Vendors, Financing and Investment Institutions, Media as well as Policy Innovation Institutions. The honorary title of "China E-commerce Innovation Brand of the Year" went to Kjeldsens, Entmore, AcFun, Hanhoo, Chuchujie, etc.

As the bridge between brands, platforms and service vendors, ECI Awards attaches great importance to financing and investment institutions providing capital for the innovations of the whole e-commerce industry chain. Among China E-commerce Innovation Financing and Investment Institutions of the Year were SBCVC, China Renaissance, Crystal Stream and Axis Business Consulting.

In the fast changing world of e-commerce, IECIA aims to set the global standard of innovation excellence to fast track and help regulate the development of the industry. As the second biggest economy on the planet, China is outpacing the world in the practice of e-commerce. That's why we chose to initiate ECI Awards and hold the awards ceremony in China. By honoring the best innovative persons and companies, IECIA hopes the rest of the world could learn from the successful experiences of China's prosperous e-commerce.

For more information on the event, please visit the official website of ECI Awards.