The 9th ALBA Career Forum was successfully held on June 25-29, 2001 at ALBA in Vouliagmeni. This year a total of 62 participating companies, represented by 111 recruiters, have had the opportunity to come in contact with the 68 students of the MBA-Certificate Program who were available for interviews, and jointly explore employment possibilities.
Ten out of the 62 participating companies were ALBA Corporate Members: ABN AMRO BANK NV, ALPHA BANK S.A., INTERAMERICAN S.A., INTRACOM S.A., L'OREAL HELLAS S.A., SILVER & BARYTE ORES MINING Co S.A., ΤΙΤΑΝ CEMENT COMPANY S.A., ATHENIAN BREWERY S.A., PETROS PETROPOULOS Α.E.Β.Ε. and COCA COLA HBC S.A.
The following companies were also represented: ADECCO H.R. S.A., ALPHA BETA VASSILOPOULOS S.A., ALICO AIG LIFE, ALTEC GROUP, ARTHUR ANDERSEN S.A., CARREFOUR S.A., CHANDRIS HOTELS & RESORTS, CITIBANK NA, COCA COLA HELLAS S.A., COLGATE PALMOLIVE HELLAS S.A., COMPACT COMPUTING S.A., CRÈME DE LA CRÈME HUMAN RESOURCES LTD., DELOITTE & TOUCHE CONSULTING, NATIONAL BANK OF GREECE S.A., EFG EUROBANK ERGASIAS, HAY GROUP, HELIX NET, HORTON INTERNATIONAL, HR EXCEL/AMROP INT’L, IBM HELLAS S.A., ICAP A.E., INCHCAPE HOLDINGS S.A. (TOYOTA HELLAS), J&P HELLAS, JOB CENTRES S.A., ΚΕΝΤΡΟ ΣΤΗΡΙΞΗΣ ΜΙΚΡΟΜΕΣΑΙΩΝ ΕΠΙΧΕΙΡΗΣΕΩΝ ΔΥΤΙΚΗΣ ΕΛΛΑΔΟΣ- ΚΕΝΤΡΟ ΑΞΙΟΛΟΓΗΣΗΣ ΠΡΟΣΩΠΙΚΟΥ, KOSMOCAR A.E., KPMG KYRIACOU S.A., KRAFT FOODS HELLAS S.A., LEO BURNETT S.A., MANPOWER TEAM A.E., NESTLE HELLAS S.A., NEWSPHONE GROUP OF COMPANIES, NOTOS COM HOLDINGS S.A., NOVABANK S.A., INTERNATIONAL LIFE GROUP OF COMPANIES, VIOHALCO GROUP OF COMPANIES, INFO-QUEST GROUP OF COMPANIES, P.N. GEROLYMATOS A.E.B.E., PANAFON-VODAFONE S.A., PAPASTRATOS S.A., PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS S.A., SAP HELLAS S.A., SELECT HELLAS S.A., SHELL HELLAS S.A., SONY HELLAS S.A., STET HELLAS S.A., TASTY FOODS ABΓΕ, ΤΕCHNOCAR A.B.E.E., TRANSCREDIT INTERNATIONAL HELLAS S.A., UNILEVER GREECE, UNISYSTEMS S.A., WARNER LAMBERT S.A..
Eighteen companies attended the ALBA Career Forum for the first time, and 38 for the second consecutive year. Nine of the participating companies have attended the ALBA Career Forum more than six times:
* ABN AMRO BANK NV
* ATHENIAN BREWERY S.A.
* COCA COLA HBC S.A.
* COLGATE PALMOLIVE HELLAS S.A.
* EFG EUROBANK ERGASIAS
* FAGE S.A.
* INCHCAPE HOLDINGS S.A. (TOYOTA HELLAS)
* PROCTER & GAMBLE HELLAS S.A.
* TITAN CEMENT COMPANY S.A.
In 2000, the number of ALBA Graduates that were readily absorbed by the job market, has reached an impressive 70% within the first two months after completion of studies, and a 98% within the first five months (upon Graduation). This constitutes another proof on the top quality of the ALBA MBA-Certificate Program, as well as the wide recognition of ALBA by the Greek market.