Nominations are now open for the 2017 Australian Growth Company Awards.
Launched in 2012, the awards celebrate companies that demonstrate high rates of growth, innovation, integrity, contribution to community and sustainable growth.
Applications will be sought for the following categories:
- Growth Company of the Year Award
- Financial Services Growth Company of the Year Award
- Business Services Growth Company of the Year Award
- Health & Life Sciences Growth Company of the Year Award
- Technology Growth Company of the Year Award
- Consumer Goods Growth Company of the Year Award
- Women in Leadership Award
- Exit of the Year Award
- Company to Watch Award
Eligible applicants will have an annual turnover between $15m and $500m, except in the Technology and Company to Watch categories where nominees will have a turnover between $5m and $500m.
Australian Growth Company Awards chairman and K&L Gates partner Nick Humphrey said the 2017 awards program promises to be bigger than ever. "This year we are pleased to announce a new award, the 'Company to Watch Award' which will celebrate great up and coming Australian talent.”
Previous award winners have included Employsure Pty Ltd, Blackmores Limited and Green's Food Holdings Pty Ltd.
Applications close on August 31 and nominations will be assessed by a panel of expert judges. Winners will be announced at a special function to be held at The Ivy Ballroom in Sydney on October 25.
Nomination forms and further details on the criteria can be found at klgates.com/agca and individuals are encouraged to join the Australian Growth Company Awards LinkedIn group to receive further updates.
The awards are co-sponsored by GlobalX, Deloitte, K&L Gates, Macquarie Capital, 2020 Exchange, Intralinks and AVCAL.