We welcome your entries to the Indian Newslink Indian Business Awards 2017.
There are 14 categories this year.
Entries must be in electronic format sent by email.
Those sent by post, fax or other means will not be accepted.
The decision of the judges would be final and no correspondence will be entertained in this connection.
The management and staff of the Indian Newslink and the supporting and sponsoring organization are not eligible to enter the Awards.
The finalists and winners will be announced at a gala black tie dinner to be held on Monday, November 27, 2017 at Sky City Convention Centre, Auckland City.
Further details will be announced in due course.
Nomination Process: Direct by Entrants; Nominations for Individual Categories (10 to 14) by companies and individuals; Nominations by commercial banks and chartered accountants for companies and individuals with information prescribed in the entry forms available on the Awards website (www.inliba.com).
Enter up to any three of the above first nine categories. Winners in the past two years cannot enter the same category or categories but may attempt other categories.
Entries to all the categories can also be by nomination (see website for details). Download Entry forms from www.inliba.com or write to
Completed entries must be sent on or before Thursday, August 31, 2017 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Professional assistance, independent of Indian Newslink and the Panel of Judges is available to entrants, who should negotiate terms and fees directly.
- Georgia Saxon, The Awards Shop, Hawkes Bay; Mobile: 021-715479; Email: email@example.com; Website: www.awardshop.co.nz
- Manish Tanna, Vmindurbiz Services, Auckland; Mobile: 021-822772
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Website: vmindurbiz.com
Please download the INL IBA Awards Entry Forms below:
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INLIBA 2017 Entry Rules
IBA Entry Forms
Entry Form Part 1
Entry Form Part 2 Business Excellence in Retail Trade
Entry Form Part 2 Business Excellence in Innovation
Entry Form Part 2 Business Excellence in Marketing
Entry Form Part 2 Business Excellence in Customer Service
Entry Form Part 2 Best Employer of Choice
Entry Form Part 2 Best Small Business
Entry Form Part 2 Best Medium-Sized Business
Entry Form Part 2 Best Large Business
Entry Form Part 2 Business Excellence International Business with India (Importers & Exporters)
Entry Form Part 2 Best Accountant of the Year
Entry Form Part 2 Best Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Entry Form Part 2 Best Businesswoman of the Year
Entry Form Part 2 Best Financial Adviser (Mortgage) of the Year
Entry Form Part 2 Best Financial Adviser (Insurance) of the Year
Completed entries must be sent on or before 6 pm on August 31, 2017 to
Further information can be obtained on Phone (09) 5336377 (09) 3910203 or 021-836528
Email: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
Award Categories: Maximum of three from Categories 1 to 9 above for Companies registered in New Zealand and owned, operated, managed and franchised by people of Indian origin. Category 9, ‘Business Excellence in International Business with India’ is open to all businesses registered in New Zealand and doing business with India, including trade, import and export of products and services, import and export education, technology transfer and other forms of commercial business that accrue earnings for New Zealand.
Companies entering all other categories (1 to 9 above) must complete Entry Form Part 1 only once but complete Entry Form Part Two for each category entered.
Entries to the ‘Best Accountant of the Year,’ ‘Best Young Entrepreneur of the Year,’ ‘Best Businesswoman of the Year,’ ‘Best Financial Adviser (Mortgage) and ‘Best Financial Adviser (Insurance) categories can be from any person of Indian origin owning a company or working for any company registered in New Zealand. Entrants to these four categories need to fill a separate Part 1 and Part 2 Entry forms.
Should you have any queries, please contact Editor, Indian Newslink on (09) 5336377 or (09) 3910203. Email: email@example.com