"The Minsker of the Year - 2008"
According to the decision of a special commission on title award and Minsk City Executive Committee residents of Minsk are annually awarded with the title "The Minsker of the Year" for making a significant personal contribution to the social, economical and cultural development of Minsk.
|In the sphere of industry - Tolkachev Viktor Ivanovich (General director of Minsk Railway-Carriage Repair Works named after A.F. Myasnikov of Belarusian Railway);|
|In the sphere of transport and communications - Voytova Lyudmila Vasilievna (tram driver of Minsktrans Municipal Unitary Enterprise);|
|In the sphere of construction - Potkin Valeriy Aleksandrovich (General director of CJSC "Elvira");|
|In the sphere of housing maintenance and utilities - Kulagina Nina Ivanovna (chief of repair and construction site #1 of Minskzelenstroy UE);|
|In the sphere of health care - Rummo Oleg Olegovich (deputy chief physician, surgeon department of hospital #9);|
|In the sphere of higher education and science- Batura Mikhail Pavlovich (rector of Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics);|
|In the sphere of secondary education - Metlitskaya Teresa Ivanovna (teacher of chemistry in gymnasium #14 of Minsk, the winner of the contest "The best teacher" in 2008);|
|In the sphere of culture - Prokopets Vladimir Ivanovich (director of National Arts Museum of the Republic of Belarus);|
|In the sphere of physical culture, sports and tourism - Makhnev Vadim Gennadievich (sportsman-trainer of the national team of the Republic of Belarus in canoeing and kayaking, champion and bronze medal winner of the XXIX Olympic Games in Beijing (China);|
|In the sphere of social protection of population - Kudreyko Nadezhda Nikolaevna (social worker of the department of home social work of Territorial centre of social services for population of Sovetskiy district of Minsk")|
In the sphere of trade, public catering and consumer services
|- Yankovskiy Vladimir Mikhaylovich (Director of CJSC "Furniture and building materials")|
|- Zaluzhniy Evgeniy Georgievich (chief of digital and design photo services center of CJSC "Viliya");|
|In the law enforcement sphere - Zakharov Gennadiy Anatolyevich (deputy chief Criminal Investigations Department of Main Department of Internal Affairs of Minsk City Executive Committee).|