Yesterday, on September 21, in Nikolaev in the solemn atmosphere of the Ukrainian drama theater and the musical comedy awarded winners - outstanding figures of different public spheres of the region. Winners were congratulated by the governor of the region Alexey Garkusha and the head of regional council Tatyana Demchenko. For the purpose of allocation and encouragement of people who reached high professionalism and considerable progress in production, scientific, state, creative and other fields of activity, made a powerful contribution in socially - the economic and cultural development, already the second year in a row in the Nikolaev area is held the annual competition "Person of Year of Nikolayevshchina". Every year the competitive committee should define the best workers of the Nikolaev area, with rank assignment "The person of year of Nikolayevshchina" in 12-ти the nominations.
"Industry" - the winner - the director general of JSC VelamMikhail Homenko;
"Health protection and social help" - the winner - the chief physician of municipal institution "Voznesenskaya Central Regional Hospital"Nikolay Gomenyuk;
"Science and education" - the winner - the rector of the Nikolaev state agrarian universityVyacheslav Shebanin;
"Physical culture and sport" - the winner - the Olympic champion of 2008 from fencing on sabers, the athlete - the instructor of the Ministry of Ukraine of a family, youth and sportsOlga Harlan;
"Law enforcement agencies" - the winner - the chief of GU Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine in the Nikolaev areaNikolay Postupalsky;
"Charity" - the winner - the chairman of the board of JSC Vadan Yards OkeanNikolay Romanchuk;
"Trade" - the winner - the chairman of the board of May Day regional consumer societyVladimir Boychuk.
"Agriculture and crafts" - the winner - the president of JSC Zeleny Guy of Voznesensky of the areaPyotr Livik;
"Culture and art" - the winner - the member of the National union of writers of Ukraine, the winner of the National award of Ukraine of Shevchenko's name, a regional award of a name of Arkas and a literary award of a name of ChumakDmitry Kremin;
"Transport and communication" - the winner - the chairman of the board of JSC Orion-AvtoValery Burkun;
"Local government" - the winner - the Nikolaev mayorVladimir Chaika;
"Journalism and publishing" - the winner - the editor-in-chief of the Nikolayevskiye Novosti newspaperAnatoly Bilonozhko;