2017 Yass Valley Business Awards

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 5th July 2017. Winners will be announced on the 27th July 2017

More information: http://www.yassbusiness.com.au/2017-yass-valley-business-awards/