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Australian Growth Company Awards

Celebrating success in the mid-market

Deloitte is a proud sponsor of the Australian Growth Company Awards.

About the awards

Launched in 2012, the Australian Growth Company Awards celebrate excellence in the mid-market. They recognise companies that demonstrate high rates of growth, as well as innovation, integrity, contribution to community and sustainable growth.

Nominations

Nominations open on 1 July 2015 and close on 1 September 2015. Access the 2015 nomination form here

Join The Australian Growth Company Awards LinkedIn Group to keep up to date on the 2015 Awards.

Deciding on the winners

An independent judging panel, comprising leaders in their fields from the award partners, assess the nomination forms and interview shortlist nominees to make their decision. The judges reward nominees who meet the eligibility criteria, and display outstanding innovation, sustainability and integrity.

Award ceremony

The award ceremony, held in Sydney on 29 October 2015, marks the culmination of the annual Australian Growth Company Awards program. Category winners are announced and celebrated by leading business people and entrepreneurs around the country.

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2015 award categories

The 2015 award categories are:

Growth Company of the Year Award

  • Agribusiness and Food Growth Company of the Year Award
  • Wholesale and Manufacturing Growth Company of the Year Award
  • Financial Services and Business Services Growth Company of the Year Award
  • Health and Life Sciences Growth Company of the Year Award
  • Technology Growth Company of the Year Award.

Women in Leadership Award

Exit of the Year Award

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Criteria

Growth Company of the Year

  • Be an Australian company
  • Have been in business for more than two years, and
  • Demonstrate a turnover or market share in the mid-market range of $25 million to $500 million.

Women in Leadership

  • Be an Australian citizen or resident
  • Have been working in your field for more than two years, and
  • Be involved (CEO/C-suite/Exec director or equivalent position) in a company with a turnover or market share in the mid-market range of $25 million to $500 million.

Exit of the Year

  • Have closed in FY15
  • Involve one or more Australian companies, and
  • Be valued in the mid-market range of $25 million to $500 million.

For more information please refer to the nomination form.

Why enter the awards?

Participating in the awards gives you and your company the opportunity to:

  • Gain industry recognition for high rates growth, innovation, integrity, contribution to the community and sustainable growth
  • Raise your business profile through positive media exposure and publicity
  • Become part of an exclusive network of high performing growth companies in the mid-market. The Australian Growth Company Awards LinkedIn Group – gives you the opportunity to connect with a network of Australia's mid-market business leaders and innovators, as well as access to mid-market insight and analysis from industry thought leaders 
  • Network with the leaders of the award partner sponsors – Sparke Helmore Lawyers, Deloitte, Macquarie Capital, Intralinks, MYOB, AVCAL, 2020 Exchange and Private Equity Media
  • Attract interest from potential investors and business partners.

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2014 winners

Growth Company of the Year
Five D Holdings Pty Ltd

Growth Company CEO of the Year
Andy Sheats from Health.com.au Pty Ltd

Exit of the Year
3P Learning Limited

Growth Company to Watch
Temple & Webster Pty Ltd

Growth Technology Company of the Year
AussieCommerce Group.

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2013 winners

Growth Company of the Year
Ozsale

Growth Company CEO of the Year
Chris Ride from Interactive Pty Ltd

Exit of the Year
Rafferty's Garden Pty Ltd

Growth Company to Watch
Five Am Life Pty Ltd

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2012 winners

 

Growth Company of the Year
Ozsale

Growth Company CEO of the Year
Bill Clarkson from Lorna Jane

Exit of the Year
Brands Exclusive

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