- Silestone® was the main worktop sponsor at this great event, revealing the prestigious list of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2017. The event, which was held for the first time in Australia, brought together the world’s most important chefs and numerous professionals from the world of international gastronomy.
Cantoria (Almería), 5 April 2017.- Silestone® by Cosentino, the world’s leading brand in quartz surfaces, has once again taken part in the main gala held to announce the 50 top restaurants in the world. It is without a doubt one of the most important events in the world for the haute cuisine sector and one which the company Cosentino did not wish to miss.
In this 2017 edition, Silestone® by Cosentino was the main sponsor of worktops for the event and has also sponsored the Sustainable Restaurant 2017 Award given to Septime restaurant. Simon Honan, General Manager of Cosentino Victoria, from Cosentino Australia had the honour of awarding the prize to the winner.
The spectacular event took place, for the first time, in Australia. Melbourne historic Royal Exhibition Building was the venue for the world’s gastronomy event of the year, bringing together the most important in influential chefs in the world, numerous food professionals and all the major international media and influencers.
For the seventh consecutive year, Cosentino has supplied a range of Silestone® worktops for the event, bringing beauty and functionality and once again showing the brand’s unconditional support for the world of cooking. Moreover, by participating in this ceremony, known as the Oscars of haute cuisine, Silestone® enhances its current “Tops on Top” brand image campaign, which connects the brand to leaders and key outstanding international figures in such areas as sport, culture, fashion, architecture and, in this case, food.
In the words of Santiago Alfonso, VP Marketing and Communication for the Cosentino Group,“For another year we are proud to be a part of this event in world class fine dining. Our aim with products like Silestone® and Dekton® is to remain at the forefront in our sector, which is why providing worktops for The World’s 50 Best Restaurants showcases and reasserts our leadership in these products in the world of international gastronomy. Several of the most important chefs and restaurants in the world, many included on this list, trust in our materials for their professional kitchens.”
About the Cosentino Group
The Cosentino Group is a global, family-owned company that produces and distributes high value innovative surfaces for architecture and design. As a leading company, Cosentino imagines and anticipates together with its customers and partners design solutions that offer value and inspiration to people’ lives. This goal is made possible by pioneering brands that are leaders in their respective segments such as Silestone®, Dekton® and Sensa by Cosentino®. Technologically advanced surfaces, which allow the creation of unique designs for the home and public spaces.
The group bases its development on international expansion, an innovative research and development program, respect for the environment and sustainability, and its ongoing corporate commitment to society and the local communities where it operates, education, equality and health & safety.
The Cosentino Group currently distributes its products and brands in more than 80 countries, from its headquarters in Almeria (Spain). Currently Cosentino is present in 32 countries, with its own assets in 29 of them. The group has seven factories (six in Almería (Spain and one in Brazil), one intelligent logistic platform in Spain, and more than 120 commercial and business units throughout the world. More than 90% of Cosentino Group’s financial turnover comes from international markets.
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