A gala event for business achievers

In 2021 we are celebrating the 25th anniversary of the successful Mid West Chamber of Commerce and Industry Business Excellence Awards.

The Mid West Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MWCCI) is the voice for businesses in the region, whether they be large and small. We are proud to host these premier awards that celebrate and recognise the achievements of our business community. Acknowledging commitment to not only sustaining bottom line results, but to superiority of service, commitment to customers, philanthropic ideals & ethical behaviour.

The awards bring together stakeholders from across the Mid West region and the State, with representatives from small business to the corporate sector.

The MWCCI Business Excellence Awards will be held on Saturday 7 August 2021 at 6pm at Batavia Hall, Geraldton Grammar School.

2021 Award Categories

Individual Awards

An employer or employee who has significantly contributed toward the economy and development of the Mid West region as well as shown skills in leadership and management.

 This person demonstrates a commitment to providing excellent customer service within the tourism industry. The award is to recognise their dedication to regional awareness, economy, development and local knowledge.

  This person demonstrates the following criteria within the hospitality sector. Their presentation, acknowledgment and greeting. Selling skills, overall service levels, customer interaction, meeting customer expectations and product knowledge.

 This person demonstrates the following criteria within the retail sector. Their presentation, acknowledgment and greeting, how their customer service adds value to our economy. Selling skills, overall service levels, customer interaction, meeting customer expectations and product knowledge

 This individual demonstrates the following criteria within the health, trade, education farming or business sectors. Their presentation, acknowledgement and greeting, how their customer service adds value to our economy by using selling skills, service levels, interaction with customers, meeting customer expectations and product knowledge.

Business Awards

This must demonstrate the following criteria within the retail industry- Their presentation, acknowledgement and greeting, how their customer service adds value to our economy by using selling skills, service levels, Interaction with customers, Meeting customer expectations & product knowledge

 The business must have 0-2 employees, including those that earns an income or drawings. This business may operate either at home or rent any premises other than your home, regardless whether there is a shop front.

The business must be part of a franchise and carry out all business activities in-line with the requirements of your franchise agreement, as long as the core business nominated operates within the Mid West

The business employs Aboriginal people and has supportive relationships with Aboriginal people, their businesses and communities.

The business must be able to show that it has made significant contribution to its local community.         

The award is to recognise a business whose community involvement is not the actual focus of its operations; it is about acknowledging the additional efforts made to support the local community.

The business must employ fewer than five staff members (full-time or equivalent) at the time of your entering your local awards.

The business must employ six to fifteen staff members (full-time or equivalent) employees at the time of entering your local awards.

The business must employ sixteen and more members (full-time or equivalent) employees at the time of entering your local awards.

The business must employ, support and encourage training through an apprenticeship, internship and or traineeships.

Open to any Not for Profit or Charity based business in the Mid West.

This award recognises tourism operators who provide a unique or exceptional visitor experience. Adding value and vibrancy toward the Mid West tourism industry and showcasing our region.

This business must be an active contributor toward business growth through using marketing tools and entrepreneurial approaches with local, state or national media.

Get Involved

Nominees

Visit our information for nominees page for more details and to access the awards submission form.

Submissions are due 5pm 14 June 2021.
Judging and Interviews 28 June – 2 July.

Judges                                  

We require members of MWCCI who cam show transparency and have a professional approach to the judging process. All judges on the panel are voluntary and agree to complete confidentiality and agree to sign a waiver that outlines any conflicts of interest.

The correct person for this position must fit the criteria with the following possessions & willing to commit to the time needed to process all the interviews, speak openly and honestly with other judges. Work Efficiently and in strict timelines.

If you are a current, valued member of Mid West Chamber of Commerce and Industry, contact the Events Coordinator for more information.

Sponsorship

By partnering with the Mid West Chamber of Commerce and Industry as a sponsor of the 25th Business Excellence Awards your business will gain broad exposure, with an increased awareness to your target markets and the wider community. Your organisation will be recognised as a supportive corporate citizen committed to the economic prosperity of the region.

The benefits of a Diamond, Gold, Silver or Event Sponsorship opportunity are outlined here. Should you have any enquiries or wish to join us as a BEA partner please contact the Chamber on (09) 9964 6767. 

Past Winners

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7 August 2021 | 6pm Batavia Hall | Geraldton Grammar School