The Excellence in Business Support Awards recognise and celebrate organisations and individuals that deliver quality products and services to help small, medium and large businesses maximise their potential.
AUT Business School believes providing excellence in business support is pivotal in enhancing business excellence in New Zealand. With such support, organisations are able to become more competitive and more sustainable, improving their key points of difference – an important consideration in today’s ever-competitive business market.
Organisations or leaders delivering excellent business to business support (B2B) can enter the Awards across a number of categories:
The Supreme Award is chosen from the category winners. Previous Supreme Award winners include Kiwibank Business Markets, Michael Barnett, ONZM; Sir Stephen Tindall’s KEA (Kiwi Expats Abroad), Ministry of Economic Development and Designworks.
Important dates for entries into the 2014 AUT Excellence in Business Support Awards:Entries open 1 February 2014
Over 700 business influencers and VIP’s attend the black tie gala dinner to be held 2 October 2014 at the Langham Hotel.
The AUT Business School provides evaluators for the Awards; evaluation is overseen by The New Zealand Business Excellence Foundation and aligned to the international Baldrige criteria for assessing excellence.
For entry and sponsorship enquiries, please contact
Annie Gandar, Manager Business Relations, AUT University Business School, phone 09 921 9999 ext 5330, email firstname.lastname@example.org
2014 Entry forms can be downloaded here
Supreme Award Winner
Kiwibank Business Markets
Image Print Business under $5m turnover: Management services
Stellar Consulting Group
Idealog Business under $5m turnover: Sales & marketing
Plato Design Agency
Idealog Business under $5m turnover: Technology
Aura RedEye Security Ltd
Crowe Horwath Business $5m-$10m turnover
Key Research Group
Crowe Horwath Large business $10m-$100m turnover
Kiwibank Business Markets
Highly commended: Advanced Security
Fuji Xerox Large business $100m plus turnover
Joint winners: ANZ Bank New Zealand Ltd,
NZ Business Excellence Foundation Not for profit
Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce
NZ Business Excellence Foundation Not for profit large
The Marketing Association
Highly commended: KEA New Zealand
NZ Business Excellence Foundation Government
Highly commended: CarboNZero Holdings
New Zealand Trade and Enterprise Export Support
Fuji Xerox Leadership/Individual
Peter Townsend (Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce)
The Excellence in Business Support Awards are proudly sponsored by