Criteria

Are you eligible?

The Bay of Plenty ExportNZ Awards are open to any New Zealand business that meets the entry criteria. Businesses do not have to be a member of ExportNZ to apply. ExportNZ Bay of Plenty has sole discretion to accept or decline an entry.

The entrant must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be registered with the New Zealand Companies Office

  2. Not be under investigation by any New Zealand or international statutory body (e.g. ACC, NZ Police, Health and Disability Commission, IRD)

  3. Export earnings and revenue generating operations of the business are within the catchment area of ExportNZ BOP

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Categories

Best Emerging Business Award

Championed and sponsored by YOU Travel

Recognising success by net return to the New Zealand economy, for businesses with total annual revenue under $5 million and up to five years’ history of international operations with growth.

Judges will look at: Leadership and Planning, Market and Customer Focus, Differentiation and Business Model Selection and Results.

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Excellence In Innovation Award

Championed and sponsored by Page Macrae Engineering

Recognising success in developing and commercialising innovation in international markets, incorporating intellectual property, strategy, processes, and monitoring.

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Export Achievement Award

Championed and sponsored by Beca

Recognising a particular individual within a business who has made a material contribution to their export success through export processes, products or technologies, and team dynamics, ultimately resulting in export growth and profitability.

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Service To Export Award

Championed and sponsored by the Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA)

Recognising and honouring an individual, who may or may not be directly involved with exporting, but in the view of the judges has made a significant contribution to exporting success in the Bay of Plenty. Entry for this award is by nomination only, you may not nominate yourself.

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Best Medium To Large Business Award

Championed and sponsored by Sharp Tudhope Lawyers

Recognising success by net return to the New Zealand economy, for businesses with total annual revenue over $5 million.

Judges will look at: Leadership and Planning, Market and Customer Focus, Differentiation and Business Model Selection and Results.

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Brought to you by

Thanks for the support from our amazing sponsors who help bring this event to life, including Sharp Tudhope Lawyers who have supported this event since its inception 29 years ago, YOU Travel (previously United Travel) into their 23rd year, Page Macrae Engineering their 12th year and Beca into their 7th year!