The Global Business Excellence Awards recognise and reward best practice, thoughtful innovation and exceptional performance across all sectors in a wide range of disciplines.
The diversity of the awards is reflected in the list of past winners, which features the names of entrepreneurs, local charities, county councils and SMEs alongside many well-known global corporations.
Applications are invited from progressive organisations and individuals operating in any country. Entrants compete against other entrants from the same country of origin. Awards are presented in 23 categories acknowledging both outstanding overall performance and distinction at departmental level.
Outstanding Customer Service Team
Outstanding Customer Service Initiative
Outstanding Educational Service
Outstanding IT Team
Outstanding IT Initiative
Outstanding HR Team
Outstanding HR Initiative
Outstanding Marketing Team
Outstanding Marketing Campaign
Outstanding Financial Team
Outstanding Financial Initiative
Outstanding Public Relations Team
Outstanding Public Relations Campaign
Outstanding New Product / Service (less than two years old)
Outstanding Product / Service
Outstanding Advertising Agency
Outstanding Young Executive (under 35 years)
Outstanding New Employee (employed less than 2 years)
Outstanding Community Initiative
Outstanding Green Initiative
Outstanding Investor Relations
Outstanding Fast-Growth Business
An independent judging panel comprising industry experts assesses each entry. The Global Business Excellence Awards are almost unique in offering winners feedback on why they won the award, which can be used in press releases and marketing material.
A written submission of up to 1,000 words along with any relevant supporting material must be submitted by 2 September 2014. Go to The Global Business Excellence Awards to find out more.