Bizcommunity article 25 October 2017 Baleka Mbete, speaker of the National Assembly, emphasised in her keynote address that South Africa must continue to prioritise
BBQ Awards, South Africa’s most prestigious and longest running black business awards ceremony, has for the past 16 years, celebrated and recognised our champions of transformation.
The Awards encourage and promote sustainable black business and transformation through the recognition of good corporate governance leadership and achievement.
The search is now on for South Africa’s leaders in transformation. The finalists and winners will be selected by a panel of independent adjudicators.
We are proud to present to you the 17th anniversary celebration of South Africa’s premier transformation and empowerment business awards.
BBQ Awards will be celebrated once again on 02 November at Emperors Palace. The Awards consist of 13 categories open to individuals, black-owned and empowered companies and organisations in South Africa.
BBQ Awards will be broadcast live on the Internet. This initiative will ensure that the public and invited guests can follow events as they unfold. Not a minute will be missed, and not a word said will be left unheard.
Conveniently situated alongside O R Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa, Emperors Palace Hotel Casino Convention Resort combines timeless classical elegance and sheer excitement.
With luxurious accommodation in four unique hotels, a glorious health and beauty spa, a magnificent casino with unparalleled gaming enjoyment, the finest in dining options, spectacular entertainment choices, a retail concourse, world class conference facilities, and impeccable service, Emperors Palace has it all.
Come to Emperors Palace. Come to the Palace of Dreams!
For further information please visit www.emperorspalace.co.za
Registration, Red Carpet Photo Shoot, Welcome Drinks
MC: Somizi Mhlongo
Category 1: Hennessy Businesman of the Year Award
Category 2: The Innovation Hub New and Innovative Business Award
Category 3: Comair Outstanding Woman in Business Award
Category 4: Community Builder of the Year Award
Category 5: Tau Phalane Incorporated Attorneys Transformation Champion of the Year Award
Category 6: Best Employer of the Year Award
Entertainment : Black Velvet
Category 7: Young Business Achiever
Category 8: LTE Holdings Best Established Black Business Award
Category 9: BET New Entrepreneur Award
Category 10: National Funeral Practioners CSI Ubuntu Award
Category 11: NHBRC Iqhawe Mentorship Award
Category 12: Lion of Africa Insurance Public Sector Visionary Award
Category 13: Platinum Award