2019 Award Categories

The seven award categories are:

Best Large Business (goods exporter)sponsors_2015_wib

This award recognises success by net return to the New Zealand economy for businesses with a total annual revenue of over $40million.

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Best Medium Business (goods exporter) POA

This award recognises success by net return to the New Zealand economy for businesses with a total annual revenue of $5million - $40million.

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Best Emerging Business (goods exporter) DHL

This award recognises success by net return to the New Zealand economy for businesses with a total annual revenue of under $5million and have a history operating internationally with growth up to a maximum of 5 years.

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Best Large Business (services exporter)

This award recognises success by net return to the New Zealand economy for businesses with a total annual revenue of over $40million.

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Best Medium Business (services exporter)sponsors_2015_bdo_colour

This award recognises success by net return to the New Zealand economy for businesses with a total annual revenue of $5million - $40million.

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Best Emerging Business (services exporter)CompanyXLogoWebSmall

This award recognises success by net return to the New Zealand economy for businesses with a total annual revenue of under $5million and have a history operating internationally with growth up to a maximum of 5 years.                                                             

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Excellence in Innovation  sponsors_2016_baldwins_2

This award recognises success in developing and commercializing innovation in international markets, incorporating intellectual property, strategy, processes and monitoring

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You may only enter one category. The exception to this rule is if you intend entering the Excellence in Innovation award category

Exporters' Champion award (for exemplary services to export)  POA

This is a  very special award recognising individual accomplishment.   This award recognises those who over a period of time have contributed significantly to our export sector.  This award recognises those who go beyond the call of duty to share their experience, their networks, their leadership skills and wider talents to help foster the talents of others, develop business offshore, and promote New Zealand across the globe.   

Nominations are open for this award