Work anniversary celebrations at Karl Knauer
Tradition prevails despite coronavirus
Together with Mayor Daniela Paletta, certificates from the IHK (German Chamber of Commerce and Industry) were presented for 10, 20, 30, 35, 40 and even 45 years of service as well as gift baskets filled with regional products. Six employees also received a silver Karl Knauer deer award for 25 years service and six a gold deer award for 35 years. Andreas Echle, who has worked at the family-run business for an amazing 45 years, and who has both witnessed and helped shape its successful growth, received a platinum version of the company’s brand animal this year.
The anniversary celebrations had to take place on a smaller scale than in previous years due to coronavirus regulations. In three safely distanced groups and with face masks in place, the Management Board hosted the awards presentation, where guests also received a restaurant voucher and an individual bottle of sparkling wine to toast their achievement with at home.