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.

2017 Winners

Click here to view the Westpac Southland Business Excellence Awards Winners.

2017 finalists

Click here to view the Westpac Southland Business Excellence Awards 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