Award Categories

Cat 1 - Customer Service: Excellence in Professional Services

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This is your opportunity to shine in the area of Customer Service.  There are three areas, Professional Services, Trader Services and Retail/Hospitality Services.

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Cat 1 - Customer Service Award: Excellence in Trade Services

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Trader services is an important role, and a specialised customer service. 

Cat 1 - Customer Service Award : Retail/Hospitality Services

Retail is an important part of presentation to your customer, as with hospitality can often be the face of your business

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Cat 2 - Business of the Year Award: Professional Service of the Year

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We are looking for overall Business’ of the Year.  You may be in any area of business and excel in your particular field.

Professional Service of the Year, Trade Service of the Year and Retailer of the Year.

Cat 2 - Business of the Year Award - Trade Services

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Trade services of the Year Award

Cat 2 - Business of the Year Award : Retailer of the Year

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Retail

 Judging Criteria

Cat 3 - Visitor Experience of the Year Award: Excellence in Tourism Hospitality

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Visitor experience of the Year is designed to encompass the local tourism and visitor industry and enables any business providing exceptional “visitor experience” , in tourism hospitality.

Cat 3 - Vistor Experience of the Year Award

Excellence in Tourism Accommodation

Cat 4 - Best New Business (Under 2 Yrs) of the Year Award

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The best new business award is presented to a new business who has been in operation for less than 2 years.  This award recognises operators new to business who have demonstrated good business practicees in starting, setting up and growing their business for success.

Judging Criteria

Cat 5 - Best Marketing/ Advertising campaign award

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The best Marketing/Advertising Campaign Award encourages creative advertising via traditional methods.

How you effectively market, including times various models and customer perceptions.

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Cat 6 - Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Bought to you by Victorian Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc

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

Cat 7 -Apprentice/Trainee of the Year Award

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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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Cat 8 - GV Healthy Workplace

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

Award criteria

Cat 9 - Young Professional of the Year Award

Bought to you by Latrobe University

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

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Cat 10 - Environmental/Sustainable Business of the Year Award

Bought to you by Greater Shepparton City Council – Environment Department

To recognise a business that is adapting to a changing climate and a low carbon economy. Customers are recognising the footprint of a business and carbon emissions as being important with businesses they are interacting with.

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Cat 11- Innovative Business of the Year Award

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We recognise businesses that have introduced new processes, services or products to affect positive change.  This can be improved methods or practices or pivoting your business to the changed environmental conditions.

Cat 12- 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.

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