Galeria Baltycka, Gdansk, received two main prizes in CIJ Awards 2007 competition, organized by the Construction & Investment Journal. Galeria Baltycka was awarded in two categories: for the best shopping center development and the best overall development of the year 2007 in Poland.
The prizes went to the projects that had been recognized as outstanding achievements in the real estate development in Poland. The shopping gallery was opened on October 4, 2007 and was realized by Deutsche EuroShop and ECE Group.
The jury assessed the success of Galeria Baltycka in creating a true destination, the high quality of tenant mix, attractive architectural design and convenient ways of access to the center. The criteria for the prize for the best overall development, also won by Galeria Baltycka, included a genuine commitment to excellence, bringing something new to the market and the community as well as the quality which will stand the test of time.
"The CIJ Awards confirm the success of Galeria Baltycka that has exceeded our expectations' - said Jan Debski, CEO of ECE Projekt- management Polska. 'Now, after almost two months of operations, we are proud of creating a new retail magnet in Gdansk and Pomerania region with high visitor and turnover rates. Galeria Baltycka with its modern and functional architecture has already become a new landmark of the Tricity."
Source: Deutsche EuroShop AG