Entries are now open for the 2022 South African Small Business Awards
The NSBC and World Famous Events together with the National Sponsors; Microsoft, Absa, Vodacom Business, Netstar, Sage, Experian, Toyota, ProfitShare Partners, and Santam will host the 14th consecutive South African Small Business Awards on Thursday, 17 November 2022. The gala event will be virtual on a world class platform. These prestigious awards recognise the hard work and achievements of small businesses and entrepreneurs in South Africa.
The success of these awards is a testament to the importance of small businesses for the South African economy. “The crucial role that small businesses play in job creation, poverty alleviation, service delivery, and wealth creation cannot be underestimated,” says Mike Anderson, Founder and CEO of the NSBC.
The 2022 South African Small Business Awards pays tribute to the contribution that small businesses make in building communities and creating employment, at the same time providing top quality goods and services to their customers. “The awards also inspire other small businesses to continue striving for the highest levels of growth and success, knowing that some of the most respected companies in South Africa today also started out small,” says Anderson.
There are four main category awards that includes:
• National Small Business Champion
• National Entrepreneur Champion
• National Woman in Business Champion
• National Start-up Champion (Powered by the Launch My Startup initiative)
Then each year additional special awards are awarded to unique businesses and entrepreneurs that stand out.
Each recipient of an award demonstrates immense entrepreneurial spirit, commitment and many hours of hard work.
As one of the fastest growing organisations of its kind in the world, the NSBC is dedicated to fostering the growth and sustainability of the SME sector with the ultimate aim of alleviating unemployment and driving job creation within this sector.
Entries for the 2022 South African Small Business Awards are now open. Entries will close on 30 September 2022 . The winners will be announced on Thursday, 17 November 2022. Entries are open to small businesses and entrepreneurs from all industry sectors throughout South Africa.
To enter the 2022 South African Small Business Awards, click here