Wangaratta Business Awards for Excellence will be held at Wangaratta Performing Arts Centre on Friday 5 May 2017 showcasing leading businesses within Wangaratta Rural City.
Tickets available through Wangaratta Performing Arts Centre: www.wangarattapac.com.au
If you’re a leading business in your field or know a business that is, you’re welcome to nominate now!
NOMINATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED!
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AWARD CATEGORIES AND NOMINATION CRITERIA
Which award do you wish to be considered for (Maximum 2). Please see award category criteria to ensure your perfect match.
All businesses must be located within the rural city of Wangaratta, please see attached a map for reference.
- New Business of the Year
This award will be awarded to the business to a business or organisation that commenced operation from November 2015 to January 2017. This business needs to have demonstrated excellence in research, development, innovation and overall sound business practices.
- Casual Dinning of the Year
This award covers all businesses that provide food in a casual setting, where you order and pay at a counter.
- Formal Dining of the Year
This award covers all businesses that provide food in a formal setting where you receive full table service.
- Retail Business of the Year
Open to all retail businesses that sell commodities directly to consumers.
- Tourism, Sports and Leisure Business of the Year
This awards will be given to a business or organization that attracts customers to the Rural City of Wangaratta by delivering excellence in customer experience within tourism, sport and leisure sector. Businesses conducting events are also eligible to apply for this award.
- Manufacturing Business of the Year
To be awarded this award you must show excellence in the manufacturing and construction sector.
- Agriculture Business of the Year
This award is for businesses or organisationgs that bring food or fiber products to consumers or industry customers including both private firm and the public agencies such as food retailers, food manufacturers, fiber processors, agricultural producers and suppliers of farm inputs.
- Trade and Trade Services of the Year
Whether you’re a sub contractor or a businesses within the construction sector this is the award for you. Electrical, plumbing, painting etc. This award will be giving to the businesses that have streamlined customer service and attention to detail to meet client needs.
- Small Accommodation of the Year
This award will be given to a business that targets short term stays in a bouquet environment. Aiming at bed a breakfasts and those of the likes, the businesses will provide a personalized experience for their customer.
- Large Accommodation of the Year
Excellence in their field offering ample amount of rooms within their complex, high level of customer service and prestige experience for their clients.
- Personal Care and Health Business of the Year
This award to focusing on businesses in the medical sector; hospitals, dentists, doctors, health clinics etc.
- Beautification Business of the Year
This award is focusing on businesses in the beauty sector; hair dresses, spas, make up artists, manicurist etc.
- Commercial and Professional Service Business of the Year
This award focusing on corporate sector; accountant, real estate, lawyer etc.
- Innovative and Sustainable Business of the Year
This award is targeted to a business with forward thinking and a new way of working with an innovative product, process or service. This innovation has been designed to significantly reduce the environmental impact.
- Community Service and Community Group of the Year
NFP group or organization that works within the community to assist those in need. This award will be given to the group with biggest impact on our community.
- Winery/Brewery and Distillery of the Year
This award will be given to the business or organisations that shows excellence in their field.
- Young Gun of the Year (under 25)
To be nominated by their employer or coworkers, this person under 25 years is showing great growth in their industry.
- Industry Superstar of the Year (+25)
To be nominated by their employer or coworker, this person over 25 is seen as an expert in their field.