2017 Yass Valley Business Awards

Awards have closed for 2017

Yass Valley Business Chamber is pleased to announce the first ever Yass Valley Business Awards.

This year there will be 5 Categories for Businesses to enter or be nominated in.

Young Entrepreneur
The Young Entrepreneur award recognises an inspirational young person aged between 18-35 years who, through their own commitment and passion, has built and operates a successful business. This award recognises young business leaders who demonstrate outstanding entrepreneurial spirit, strategic direction and innovative ideas whilst providing inspiration to a new generation of upcoming young business people.
Business Leader
The Business Leader award recognises the positive contribution made to business by business people and professionals. The award recognises those who demonstrate outstanding entrepreneurial spirit, strategic business direction and innovative ideas, whilst providing inspiration to a new generation of upcoming business leaders.  Indivdiuals entering into this category can be self employed or employed by a buisness.
Excellence in Social Enterprise
The Excellence in Social Enterprise award recognises businesses that have been established to further a social purpose in a financially sustainable way. These businesses are revenue generating and can be “not for profit” and “for profit”.
Excellence in Small Business
The Excellence in Small Business award recognises a business, employing less than 20 that has attained significant growth and is able to demonstrate the specific strategies and processes implemented to achieve sustainable growth in the previous 24 months.
Employer of Choice
The Employer of Choice award recognises organisations that put in place strategies and initiatives to create stimulating and supportive workplace environments for their employees. These strategies or initiatives must have a positive impact on both employees and the organisation as a whole.

Nominations will close 14th July 2017

Winners will be announced on the 27th July 2017

Although we would love it if you were, it is not a requirement to be a chamber member to be nominated or win a Yass Valley Business Award. If you win and progress to the next round of regional awards, you will need to be a chamber member.

Nominate a business

Do you want to nominate a business that you think is great at what they do? If you do not own the business, you can nominate them below.

(If you own the business, nominate yourself with the button above.)

Awards have closed for 2017