Award Categories

Our 2020 Business Excellence Awards are coming soon

We will be introducing a new category ” Innovator of the Year” for 2020.

If your business has innovated/adapted during 2020 then be sure to nominate for this award.

Sponsors:  If you are looking for fabulous exposure, Press opportunities, seating at the business awards and many more opportunities then get in touch with us at the Shepparton Chamber of Commerce and Industry.


Customer Service Award

Presented by Wdea Works & Harvey Norman

This is your opportunity to shine in the area of Customer Service.

Judging Criteria

Business of the Year

Presented by The Adviser

Business owners, clients and customers can nominate your business

Judging Criteria

Visitor Experience of the Year

The Visitor Experience of the Year is designed to encompass the local tourism and visitor industry and enables any business providing an exceptional “visitor experience” to nominate.

Judging Criteria

Best New Business (Under 2 Yrs) Award

The Best New Business Award is presented to a new business, which has been in operation for less than 2 years.

Presented by Shepparton Business Centre.

Judging Criteria

Best Marketing Award

The Best Marketing/Advertising Award is a category to encourage creative and demonstrably effective marketing.

Presented by Shepparton Showme.

Judging Criteria

Entrepreneur of the Year Award

The Entrepreneur of the Year Award recognises an individual or small group who have demonstrated excellence and innovation in enterprise. Judgement will be based on vision, creativity and entrepreneurial spirit.

Judging Criteria

Apprentice of Year Award

The Apprentice/Trainee of the Year Award recognise’s the overall performance in training, approach to the job and skills growth.

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Healthy Workplace of Year Award

This award recognises where employers and employees, together with a supportive workplace environment, work in partnership to create and sustain good health.

Judging Criteria

Young Professional of Yr Award

This award recognises an individual who has demonstrated excellence in enterprise, vision, innovation and community engagement, under 30 years of age.

Judging Criteria

Hall of Fame Award

A business will be selected by the Shepparton Chamber of Commerce and Industry in recognition of outstanding Customer Service and Business Excellence as a Chamber Member, since joining and being a continuous member over a period of years.

Judging Criteria

Innovator of the year award

 Presented by