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Small Business Awards

Small Business Award Criteria

**Nomination Deadline –October 8th at 5pm**

 

Bermuda Economic Development Corporation will host its Second Annual Small Business Awards on Sunday, November 11th, 2018 from 5pm-11pm.  Please note that all nominees must be Bermudian or Bermuda-owned businesses in good standing with their Government Obligations.

 

 

Entrepreneur of The Year

  • Innovative, Visionary and Disrupter
  • Good Customer Service
  • Committed to development of local Bermudian talent
  • No unresolved complaints (Consumer Affairs)
  • Social Responsibility (Community Involvement)

 

Most Enterprising Young Entrepreneur (Selected nominees in this category will be contacted to arrange an interview)

 

  • Between the ages of 14 and 25
  • Creative Business Idea
  • Sound Business Model
  • Demonstrate entrepreneurial potential necessary for long term success
  • Good Customer Service

 

New Business of the Year

  • Opened after September 1st, 2017
  • Innovative/Creative product or service
  • Proven Track Record for growth
  • Hires a Majority of Bermudian Employees

 

People’s Choice This category will be operated by an online voting poll

 

  • Innovative Product or Service
  • Good Customer Service
  • Bermudian employees
  • No unresolved complaints (Consumer Affairs)
  • Social Responsibility (Community Involvement)

 

Vendor of the Year

  • Operating as a vendor selling from a stall and place to place
  • Bermuda-made or Bermuda -inspired product/ service
  • Excellent Customer Service
  • Quality Merchandising/ Packaging
  • No unresolved complaints (Consumer Affairs)
  • Social Responsibility (Community Involvement)

Please ensure that you have read through the criteria thoroughly. Any nomination that is made for a business that doesn’t meet the criteria for the selected category will not be accepted.

Purchase your ticket for the event below:

Event tickets are currently $65 until October 15th and $85 thereafter.

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