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.
■ 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
■ Market South Innovation Award ■ ACC Workplace Safety Award ■ Healthy Families Workplace Wellbeing Award ■
Southern Institute of Technology Business Personality Award
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