Southland Business Excellence Awards

The Westpac Southland Business Excellence Awards (WSBEA) is a showcase of the region’s business talent and capability. It also acts as a platform for paying tribute to local businesses helping to build our economy and community.

As well as accolades for the winners, all entrants receive benefits throughout the awards process. Be it increased staff morale, confidence building during the self-assessment application, enhanced profile or public recognition - the awards aim to highlight our outstanding local organisations and their achievements.

CATEGORIES

Findex (NZ) Ltd Primary & Primary Services Sector Award Invercargill City Council Construction, Trades, Manufacturing & Distribution Sector Award PowerNet New and Emerging Award The Southland Times Consumer Service Sector Award Invercargill Licensing Trust Not for Profit Award

Southland Chamber of Commerce Professional Service Sector Award

SPECIALIST CATEGORIES

Market South Innovation Award ACC Workplace Safety Award Healthy Families Workplace Wellbeing Award

Southern Institute of Technology Business Personality Award

Online Applications are now Closed for the 2019 awards

Key Dates

Online Applications Open | 17 May

Application Closing Date | 12 July

Judging | 13 July – 16 August

Finalists Announced | 21 August

Filming/Editing of Finalists Videos | 22 August – 20 September

Awards Gala Dinner | 27 September

View the 2017 winners and finalists.

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Past Events

09 October 2017

The Westpac Southland Business Excellence Awards 2017 Winners

Southland Chamber of Commerce

Congratulations to our 2017 winners!

Supreme Business Excellence Award

  • FI Innovations

Crowe Horwath Primary & Primary Services Sector Award

  • Blue River Dairy

Invercargill City Council Construction, Trades, Manufacturing & Distribution Sector Award

  • New Zealand’s Aluminium Smelter

PowerNet New and Emerging Award

  • Koha Kai

The Southland Times Consumer Services Sector Award

  • Waikiwi Vets

The Southland Chamber of Commerce Professional Services Sector Award

  • Bonisch Consultants

Invercargill Licensing Trust Not for Profit Award

  • Koha Kai

Market South Innovation Award

  • FI Innovations

ACC Workplace Safety Award

  • Beatties Collison Repair Centre

Healthy Families Invercargill Workplace Wellbeing Award

  • Southern Cross Hospital - Invercargill

Southern Institute of Technology Southland Business Personality Award

  • John Prendergast