THE SEARCH FOR WELLINGTON REGION’S TOP BUSINESS IS ON AGAIN

 

Entries Are Now Open

 

By entering the Wellington Region Business Excellence Awards a business will have the chance to:

  • Build Public Profile - Increase Business Networking Opportunities
  • Review Performance - Win Prestigious Awards

 

ENTRY/NOMINATION FORM (DOWNLOAD USING "CLICK HERE" BELOW THIS FORM)

 

I wish to receive an entry form in the 2019 Wellington Region Business Excellence Awards OR

I wish to nominate the following business as an entrant:

 

Business Name:  ................................................................................................................................................

 

Contact Person:   ......................................................................................................

 

Email address and phone number: ........................................................................................................

 

Category suggested: (please circle)

 

Professional Services Technology & Innovation Small Business Trade Services
Sustainability Manufacturing Best Emerging Business Not for Profit
Hospitality/Tourism Young Business Person of the Year Mayoral Award Excellence in Retail

 

 

Click here for Entry/Nomination form 

 

Click here for Conditions of Entry

 

Send this form to Hutt Valley Chamber of Commerce, PO Box 30653, Lower Hutt 5040 or email lynda@hvcci.org.nz

 

 

 

Wellington Region Business Excellence Awards Categories

Business Categories

Hospitality & Tourism (supreme award)

Rewarding outstanding achievement in leisure, tourism, promotions, entertainment and hospitality that has brought vitality and recognition to the region.

 

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Manufacturing & Distribution (supreme award)

Recognises businesses that show a thorough understanding of manufacturing processes or distribution of goods and strive to improve productivity and profitability through investment in people, equipment and processes.

 

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Professional Services (supreme award)

This category is open to any organisation whose main business is providing service rather than a product. Examples of professional services are: law, real estate, consulting, healthcare and financial services.

 

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Small Business (supreme award)

Recognises businesses with up to ten full time equivalent employees in any industry.

 

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Trade Services & Suppliers (supreme award)

This category includes businesses that demonstrate superior working standards with an emphasis on delivering an excellent product or service, continuing improvement in productivity and a quality customer experience, excelling within the trade service or supply industry.

 

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Technology & Innovation (supreme award)

An award for those who operate an innovative business in the field of technology. A business that strives towards creating productivity and profitability through investments in software, people and machines.

Recognises a business that has enhanced its success through innovation – both in producing innovative ideas and implementing them. An innovation can be in a product, service, technology or process, and can relate to a new or existing product, service or process.

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SUPREME AWARD

The overall winner elected from the category winners is awarded the Supreme Business of the Year Award.


Special Categories

Winners of these categories do not qualify for the Supreme Award.

Best Emerging Business

This category is specifically for those businesses that have been in existence for less than two years as at 31 March 2019 and have achieved significant business growth as a result of effective planning and delivery.

 

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Not for Profit

Recognises an enterprise committed to enhancing the quality of life of the wider community.

 

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Young Business Person of the Year (Individual)

For business people aged 35 or less (by 31 March 2019) who have demonstrated a high degree of leadership, entrepreneurship, creativity and vision for the future.

 

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Mayoral Award (Individual)

Recognises the sustained contribution by a business or individual that has benefited the business sector or community.

 

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Excellence in Retail

This entry will recognise excellence in the retail sector. This could be via an online or physical store or combination of both. Excellent customer service and perhaps a unique point of difference.

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Sustainability

Recognises a business that displays sustainable development in economic growth, social progress, ecological balance and cultural sensitivity.
 

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Note:  The organisers retain the right to reclassify entries from one category to another. If you are unsure about which category to enter, contact the Hutt Valley Chamber of Commerce to discuss this. Email anna@hvcci.org.nz or phone 04 939 9826.