THE TOMPKINS WAKE ROTORUA BUSINESS AWARDS 2021 CATEGORIES ARE:

EXCELLENCE CATEGORIES - The winners of these categories will all be eligible to win the SUPREME AWARD as OVERALL WINNER of the awards 2021.
  • TOI OHOMAI INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - CREATIVE ARTS & DESIGNENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES

  • SCION – INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGYENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES

  • DELOITTE - HOSPITALITY AND RETAILENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES

  • TBA - MANAAKITANGA TOURISM - ENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES

  • PUKEROA ORUAWHATA HOLDINGS - PRIMARY MANUFACTURING & BUILDINGENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES

  • HOLLAND BECKETT LAW -  PROFESSIONAL SERVICESENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES

 

BUSINESS CATEGORIES
  • ROTORUA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - KAITIAKITANGA ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY AND CLIMATE CHANGEENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES 

  • NZME - PEOPLE'S CHOICE - ENTRY BY NOMINATION AND WINNER DECIDED BY PUBLIC VOTE

  • EMA - EMPLOYER OF THE YEARENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES

  • BNZ - BILINGUAL BUSINESSENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES

  • ACC - WORKPLACE SAFETY - ENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES

  • MINISTRY OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT - NOT FOR PROFIT & SOCIAL ENTERPRISEENTRY BY NOMINATION, WINNER SELECTED BY JUDGES

  • RED STAG - BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEARWINNER SELECTED BY SPONSOR AND PANEL OF PREVIOUS WINNERS 

    There is no formal entry mechanism for this category. Rotorua businesses may nominate persons to the Chamber for consideration for the Award. These names, together with credentials of the nominees, will then be added to a list of outstanding business persons in the Rotorua area. The winner is selected from this list, by the sponsor, together with a panel of previous winners of the award.

    No person can win this award twice.

  • ROTORUA LAKES COUNCIL - OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO ROTORUAWINNER SELECTED BY SPONSOR

    This category will recognise an outstanding organisation (or person) with a strong and proud history of contribution to the good of Rotorua.

     There is no formal entry mechanism for this category. Rotorua businesses may nominate organisations (or persons) to the Chamber for consideration for the Award. These names, together with credentials of the nominees, will then be added to a list of outstanding contributors to the Rotorua area. The winner is selected from this list, by the sponsor.

 

  • TOMPKINS WAKE - SUPREME AWARD - OVERALL WINNER

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Do I have to be a Chamber member to enter? No, anyone can enter

  • Do I have to be a Chamber member to nominate? No, anyone can nominate

  • Can I enter more than one category? You can enter as many Business categories as you wish, HOWEVER, only ONE Excellence category

  • Is my information confidential? Yes, this will only be made available to the panel of judges

  • When do entries open? Monday, 17th May 2021