The Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) and Philip Morris will help medium-sized businesses to develop innovative plans. RSPP, its business school and Philip Morris Sales and Marketing LLC, a Russian subsidiary of Philip Morris, have signed a memorandum of cooperation for Innovation Navigator project implementation.
The project, in particular, is aimed at the development of medium and long-term business plans of innovative development of enterprises of medium size and the creation of conditions for their implementation, the Union” representative said.
The parties plan to hold a tender for the right to participate in the project among medium-sized businesses in five Russian regions: the Moscow, Tula, Leningrad, Krasnodar and Krasnoyarsk regions. After a competitive selection of participating enterprises, RSPP business school will carry out training of the company’s representatives under the program titled “Innovation Management and Enterprise Development”.