SUPREME AWARD

Judged from Category A & B Winners

Business displaying overall Business Excellence.

Award Prize: $1500 Air New Zealand Travel Voucher. TSB cash prize of $1000

 

CATEGORY A

(enter only ONE Award in this section)

 

LARGE BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award recognises all round business excellence in businesses with over 26 full time equivalent  staff  OR  a turnover of over $5million.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $1000

 

MEDIUM BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award recognises all round business excellence in businesses that have a staffing level of between 6-25 full time equivalent OR turnover up to $5million.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $1000

 

SMALL BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award recognises all round business excellence in businesses with up to 5 full time staff OR a turnover of under $1million.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $1000

 

CATEGORY B

(enter only ONE Award in this section)

 

MARINE, MANUFACTURING, OR ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE AWARD

Open to any business whose core business is in the marine, manufacturing, or engineering sector.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

TECHNOLOGY EXCELLENCE AWARD

Open to those businesses whose principal activity is in digital or other technologies or whose investment in technology has significantly contributed to the organisation’s success.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

SERVICE EXCELLENCE AWARD

Open to any business whose principal activity is the provision of services or consulting to other businesses or the consumer.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

TRADES EXCELLENCE AWARD

Open to any business whose core business is in the trades sector.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

CATEGORY C

(Enter up to ‘TWO ONLY’ awards in Category C)

 

ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award recognises businesses that are demonstrating an ongoing commitment to zero waste and a sustainable New Zealand.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

HEALTH AND SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award is presented to businesses that are demonstrating ongoing commitment to Health & Safety, integrated throughout business operations.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

BRAND AND MARKETING EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award is open to businesses that display excellence and innovation in branding, marketing and design.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

INNOVATION EXCELLENCE AWARD

Open to businesses that demonstrate creative, entrepreneurial or innovative practices, products and services that are making a significant contribution to the organisation’s success and productivity.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

EMPLOYER OF CHOICE EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award is open to businesses who are investing in their people and who recognise that the success of an organisation is built on its people.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

EVENTS AND ATTRACTIONS EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award recognises businesses whose principal activity encourages visitation from both locals and tourists.

Award Prize: Domestic travel voucher to the value of $500

 

NEW AND EMERGING BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award is open to new business start-ups that have been operating for no less than 12 months from 25 June 2017 but under 3 years*.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

*Previous winners are not eligible to re-enter this award.

 

HOSPITALITY EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award is open to businesses whose principal activity is the provision of accommodation or food and beverage.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

NOT-FOR-PROFIT EXCELLENCE AWARD

Open to organisations that demonstrate helping our Society in a tangible way. Non- profits can be Associations, Foundations, Charities or Trusts.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500

 

BUSINESS CONTINUITY EXCELLENCE AWARD

 

This award recognises businesses that are committed to minimising potential impact from disasters, through continuity planning and practice.

Award Prize: Cash prize of $500