Friday, July 20, 2018

Evgeny Kuivashev ranked in top 10 Russian governors

Sverdlovsk Regional Governor Evgeny Kuivashev was ranked ninth in a January list of Russia's top 10 governors.

All heads of Russian federal regions as of January were considered in the list, according to Ural Business Consulting.

Media mentions was a large contributing factor to a governor's ranking. Kuivashev's named was mentioned 2,391 in domestic and international media outlets during the month, bringing the Sverdlovsk governor's media index to 1,122.04.

In 2012, Kuivashev's media rating earned him 13th place in the ranking of governors. He was ranked second among governors in the Ural Federal district, Ural Business Consulting reports.