Celebrating the importance and success of small businesses in South Africa, entries for the 2022 South African Small Business Awards are officially open. The awards, brought to the nation by the National Small Business Chamber (NSBC), and sponsored by Microsoft, Absa, Vodacom Business, Netstar, Sage, Experian, Toyota, ProfitShare Partners, and Santam, recognises the tireless journey, hard work, outstanding achievements and excellence of entrepreneurs and small businesses throughout South Africa.
This year’s winners will be announced on Thursday, 17 November in an explosive virtual gala event. Now in its 14th successive year, the South African Small Business Awards highlights the critical role small businesses play in creating employment and strengthening the South African economy.
Mike Anderson, Founder and CEO of the NSBC says “in addition to recognising the achievements of small business owners, the awards also inspire business owners and entrepreneurs to keep striving for success. The South African Small Business Awards is the ultimate recognition for every business owner and entrepreneur. It is the springboard to enhanced business success.”
When entering the awards programme, ensure to bring the following into your entry:
- Be authentic and tell your story with passion,
- Highlight your perseverance and how you overcame obstacles and moved forward,
- Accentuate how you started and where you are now,
- Ensure that you do your own entry from start to finish.
This is what the judges are looking for!
Enter now and put your business in the spotlight!