On December 11, 2017 in Kiev, the Association of Professional Political Consultants (APPC) announced the results of the “Rating of Political Professionals” in four categories: “Political Technologist-2017”, “Political Consultant-2017”,
“Political expert – 2017”, “Political scientist – 2017”.
To participate in the Rating, according to the requirements, the 51st specialist was admitted.
The respondents were politicians at various levels: prime ministers, deputies, leaders of political parties, mayors of cities, heads of regional councils.
In total, 209 responses were received from respondents.
Rating results are as follows:
Political strategists: 1. Andrey Zolotarev, 2. Vitaliy Bala, 3. Aleksey Kornilov, 4. Lyudmila Lyubim, 5. Philip Palyutin, 6. Alexander Kondratyuk, 7. Sergey Kireev, 8. Irina Zbyshko, 9. Oleg Posternak and Sergey Bezrukov, 10. Petr Login, 11. Larisa Zavodinskaya, 12. Andrey Puzikov, 13. Anna Matyukhina, 14 Victor Vinnichenko, 15. Andrey Gerasimenko, 16. Igor Tkach, 17. Natalya Kravets, 18. Dmitry Gapchenko, Irina Ishenko, Nikolay Nilov, 19. Inna Bratsun and Nadezhda Umetskaya.
Political consultants: 1. Oleg Nadosha, 2. Natalya Alyushina, 3. Dmitry Fischenko, 4. Anna Tenetko, 5. Julia Kovalevskaya, 6. Evgeny Anoprienko, 7. Alexander Polishchuk, 8. Sergey Shtepa, 9. Marina Kalinina, 10. Dmitry Karpilyansky, 11.Vladimir Reshetov
Political experts: 1. Vyacheslav Pikhovshek, 2. Oleg Voloshin, 3. Alexander Okhrimenko, 4. Yaroslav Zhalilo, 5. Dmitry Marunich, 6. Sergey Belashko, 7. Alexander Loginov,
Political scientists: The first place, due to the same number of votes, was divided into two
The President of the APPC, Anna Tenetko, presented all participants with Certificates of participation, indicating the place in the Rating. The winners of each nomination received the VICTORIA Award, which the Association of Professional Political Consultants (APPC) has been presenting to the best political consultants in Ukraine and the world for the third year in a row.
Another significant event was the general decision on the annual celebration in Ukraine
“Political Consultant’s Day” – December 11th.
The information partner of the event was the NEWSONE television channel.