Nominate now for Hunter Business Awards

Be a part of Australia’s most prestigious Regional Business Awards

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The Hunter Business Awards acknowledge and promote the role of member businesses in the region’s business growth. Winners are provided with the opportunity to;

· Gain recognition at a local, regional and state level

· Build a reputation for excellence within their industry and the wider community

· Set the yearly benchmark for their business and their industry within their local community

· Improve employee engagement in the business through involving employees in the entry process

· Boost staff morale and teamwork through recognizing and recounting the success of their business

The business awards recognise excellence in business leadership, entrepreneurship, social enterprise, sustainability, innovation, export, business growth and employment practices.

Categories this year are:

Individual Categories

1. Kristen Keegan Young Business Executive (18 – 30 years)

2. Outstanding Young Entrepreneur (18 – 30 years)

3. Business Leader of the Year (31+)

Business Award Categories

4. Contribution to the Region

5. Excellence in Micro Business (Less than 5 employees)

6. Excellence in Small Business (5 – 20 employees)

7. Excellence in Business (21 or more employees)

8. Excellence in Social Enterprise

9. Start Up Superstar

10. Excellence in Innovation

11. Excellence in Sustainability

12. Excellence in Export

13. Outstanding Employer of Choice

14. Excellence in Retail & Hospitality

15. Local Chamber of Commerce

16. Love Water Love Business

17. President’s Award

Key Dates

· Entries close 5pm Monday 15 July 2019

· Judging will take place during a two-week period following the closing date

· Finalists of the 2019 Hunter Business Awards will be announced on Wednesday 31 July 2019

· RSVPs will close on Friday 9 August 2019

· 2019 Hunter Business Awards Dinner will be held on Friday 23 August at NEX (Wests City), Cnr King and Union Streets, Newcastle West

Nominate now

Entries can be made via the NSW Business Chamber regional awards online portal. If you need assistance with using the portal, please call (02) 4969 9600 or email for assistance.

Follow this link for more information on the awards and instructions on how to nominate.


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