Entries have closed and we are now in the Judging phase until August 25th!

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Important Dates:

  • Self Nominations: 30th June 10am to 28th July 8pm
  • Judging: 29th July to 25th August
  • People’s Choice Voting: 3rd Sept 10am to 25th Sept 8pm
  • Live Winners Announcement: 1pm Friday 6th October in the Network NZ Business Community Group.

The Business Award Categories:

We have 9 main Categories (a detailed overview of each Category can be found >> HERE << )

  • Excellence in Business Product and Service Industries
  • Excellence in Consumer Product and Service Industries
  • Excellence in Hospitality and Tourism Industries
  • Excellence in NFP or Charity
  • Outstanding Start Up Business
  • Outstanding Sole Operator
  • Outstanding Customer Service
  • Outstanding Blogger 
  • International Achievement Award 

There will be up to four Finalists in each Category. 

All Category Finalists are then eligible for the People’s Choice Award and all of the 9 main Category Winners are eligible for Network NZ Business of the Year (Supreme Award).

What Are The Prizes?

We have AMAZING prizes for all our Winners (total value over $12,000!) with our Supreme Winner taking home a package valued at $8350!

Click here to see the full run down of all the prizes.

1) All 9 category winners will receive:

  • A Network NZ Foundation Membership for one year (value $87 plus GST)
  • Digital promotion throughout the Network NZ network
  • Category Winners badge to display on websites and social media
  • Certificate
  • Engraved trophy.

2) Network NZ Business of the Year (Supreme Award) Prize Pack is valued at more than $8350 and includes a Ticket to next years Social Media Conference in September 2018.

3) People’s Choice Winner prize pack is valued at over $2800 and includes an amazing weekend away at Rotorua Top 10 Holiday Park!

4) All Finalists in each Category will receive a Finalists Badge to display on websites and social media.

Please read here for a full run down of all the prizes.


If you still have questions please read our FAQ here.

Terms and Conditions

Please click here to read the Terms and Conditions of entry.

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