17 / August / 2018

Let your business shine at the 2018 Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence & Innovation Awards


Posted 17 August 2018

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Moreton Bay Region Business Excellence & Innovation Awards, helping to celebrate the rising stars of the local business community.

Presented by Moreton Bay Regional Industry & Tourism (MBRIT) along with Moreton Bay Regional Council, the awards aim to support commercialisation, business development, innovation and collaboration in the Moreton Bay Region.

This is your chance to put your own business in the spotlight, or nominate an outstanding business or individual, with plenty of exciting prizes and recognition up for grabs.

2017 winners take to the stage at Eatons Hill Hotel

2018 categories:

  • Successful Startup Award
  • Customer Service Excellence Award
  • Regional Development Australia Moreton Bay Exporting Excellence Award
  • Cleanaway Environment & Sustainability Excellence Award
  • Telstra Innovation Excellence Award
  • Think2Be Youth Innovation Excellence Award
  • Quest Community News Business Marketing Excellence Award
  • USC Young Entrepreneur Excellence Award
  • Building a Stronger Community Excellence Award
  • Moreton Bay Region Industry & Tourism Visitor Experience Excellence Award
  • Employee of the Year Award

These are awarded in addition to the major award categories: Moreton Bay Regional Council Business of the Year and SRJ Walker Wayland Community Group of the Year.

On the back of a successful debut in 2017, MBRIT CEO Shane Newcombe encourages everyone from mum and dad businesses and not-for-profits to startups and students to enter the prestigious awards program.

“We received such a high calibre of entries last year, and we look forward to seeing yet another competitive field of standout businesses this time around,” Mr Newcombe said.

“The awards shine a light on the accomplishments of our home-grown heroes who are driving a billion-dollar tourism economy and continued growth of the region, and we invite everyone to get on board and help showcase the best in business and industry.”

This year, finalists and guests are invited to celebrate as part of the awards presentation gala evening on 30 November, 2018 at Eatons Hill Hotel – so get ready to eat, drink and celebrate the night away!

Last year's Moreton Bay Regional Council Business of the Year Winner - Kallangur Dental

Get involved

Be recognised among the region’s rising business stars and nominate today at businessawardsmoretonbayregion.com.au. Full program details to come soon.