Katch Katikati and Waihi Beach Community Events and Promotions are proud to present the Community Business Awards 2016, recognising the best community business, volunteers, sports team and coach.
A nomination and judging process for the Business Awards as well as the people’s choice public voting for the community categories will determine the winners of the 2016 awards, which will be presented at an awards ceremony on the 1st of October, held at Flat White, Waihi Beach.
Join us in supporting our local communities and businesses with this event, made possible by the generosity of our sponsors and Western Bay of Plenty Council.
Best Service Business Sponsored by ANZ Bank
Best Retail Business Sponsored by Katikati Chartered Accountants
Best Tourism Business Sponsored by: Tourism Bay Of Plenty
Best Manufacturing / Processing Business Sponsored by Aongatete Coolstores
Best Horticultural / Agricultural Business Sponsored by Eves Real Estate
Nominated out of the judged categories by the judges:
Most Innovative Award Sponsored by Katikati Rotary Club
Most Socially Responsible Award Sponsored by Elliotts Funeral Services
The Supreme Award
People’s Choice Award Categories:
Sport Coach of the Year Sponsored by Firestone Katikati
Sport Team or individual of the Year Sponsored by Hikaka Investigations
Best NFP / Volunteer Group Sponsored by MoreFM
Best Volunteer Individual Sponsored by Puma Darts
All categories nominations: 1st July – 31st July, 2016
From this date we will be accepting nominations for the Business Excellence Awards.
Business Excellence Entries: 1st August – 31st August, 2016
From this date we will be accepting entries to the Business Excellence Awards.
Peoples Choice Voting: 15 – 31st August, 2016
During this time the public can vote on the Community Awards categories.
Judging Process: 1 September – 16 September 2016
During this time all entries into the Business Excellence Awards will be reviewed and judges will conduct a site visit to your business (maximum of 60 minutes)
Awards Ceremony: 1st October, 2016
Announcement of category winners and the overall Supreme Award winner will be made at the Awards Ceremony to be held at Flat White.
Find out more information here: http://www.waihibeachinfo.co.nz/community-business-awards