The Prix SVC is awarded by the Swiss Venture Club. It is a network of entrepreneurs. Today, the Swiss Venture Club operates throughout Switzerland and is organised in seven regions. The association has 2700 members. The first entrepreneur prize was awarded in 2003. Today, each region holds an awards ceremony. The Prix SVC Espace Mittelland has been awarded every two years since 2011.
In 2017, Heiniger AG achieved against its fellow finalists from the region and won the coveted company prize.