ExportNZ  ASB 
Wellington Export Awards

These awards are a celebration of the vibrant wider Wellington region and all the businesses making a name for New Zealand on the world stage.

*The wider Wellington region covers Wellington, Kapiti, Wairarapa and Manawatū

A WORD FROM A PREVIOUS WINNER

  1. Raise your profile and credibility locally, nationally and internationally.

  2. Review what you've achieved, what you've learned and the path ahead by completing an entry form.

  3. Gain feedback on your business from our experienced judging panel.

  4. Boost staff morale by being recognised for your success.

  5. Winning gives you a point of difference and a marker of excellence.

  6. It's fun. The Awards are a memorable and exciting process, be part of it.

  7. Build your business by networking with potential customers, investors and fellow exporters at the Awards.

PREVIOUS 'ASB EXPORTER OF THE YEAR' WINNERS

I want other local entrepreneurs to know that success is within their reach, and by entering these awards you are helping to inspire others.

ELIZABETH BARBALICH
CEO & Founder at Antipodes Skincare

  • Enter the Awards by completing a simple online entry form before Monday 21st June.

  • You will receive an email acknowledging receipt of entry.

  • Judges will review your entry and arrange a shortlist for judges' visits. These will occur between Thursday 1st - Friday 9th July.

  • On Monday, 19th July -  finalists for each category will be announced.

  • Upon being named as a finalist, ExportNZ Wellington will require a 100-word blurb on your company, alongside six images and a logo for promotion at the Awards.

Best Emerging Business

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Best Established Business

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Exporter of 
the Year

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AWARD CATEGORIES

7 REASONS TO ENTER

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise is a strategic partner for the ExportNZ ASB Wellington Export Awards.

The winners of the Best Emerging, and Best Established Business awards will automatically be shortlisted for the New Zealand International Business Awards, while all other finalists will have the chance to be nominated for the NZIBAs as well.

THE AWARDS PROCESS

27th April: Entries open
21st June: Entries close
1st - 9th July: Judges' visits
19th July: Finalists announced
19th August: Awards night

Frequently Asked Questions

Excellence in
Innovation

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Wellington School of Business and Government 
Judges' Choice

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This year's Awards will be better than ever. Secure your seat before it's too late >

Please contact Joseph Pagani at ExportNZ if you have any further questions or require more information. jpagani@exportnz.org.nz or 04 470 9883

Judging Panel

CRITICAL DATES

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

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Excellence in Sustainability

19th August - Te Papa
6.30pm - 10.30pm