The 2024 SPC Business Excellence Awards are proudly bought to you by the Greater Shepparton Business Network (GSBN).

The Awards are intended to showcase and celebrate the amazing diversity of business within the Greater Shepparton community

The Awards are a great opportunity to recognise and honour outstanding contributions and to encourage future business success.

Nominations open from 24 July 2024 and close 25 September 2024.

How to Nominate

In-store – simply ask staff for a nomination form or scan the QR code on the Poster

Online Nomination – Click here or download the Nomination Guide and Nomination Form

Contact us- Call us on 0407 503 886 or email

Aim of the Awards

The aims of the awards are:

  • To recognise and reward businesses who are making their mark in their chosen industry
  • To provide networking opportunities and assist businesses in sharing success and developing new relationships
  • To reward and encourage activity engagement and growth
  • To provide opportunities for businesses to acknowledge and celebrate their achievements and be recognised for their valuable contribution to the community
  • To encourage innovation, business excellence and good corporate citizenship
  • To recognise and reward staff and employees for their outstanding customer service and contribution to their employer and the wider business community

Awards Process

The 2024 awards open 24 July 2024

The SPC Business Excellence Awards are open to any business operating throughout the Greater Shepparton Region.

From July to September we invite customers, clients and businesses to nominate.

With 14 Award Categories available – tell us what makes a business or individual in business stand out to you.

We want to know who they are – and let’s face it, they probably wouldn’t mind hearing it too!

We encourage businesses to promote the Business Excellence Awards by displaying the Nomination QR code online and instore or providing entry forms for their customers or clients so they may participate.

Follow up submissions by the nominee reflecting on the key criteria questions provided to them will be assessed throughout the awards period and finalists awarded with a framed certificate by their sponsor at a fortnightly presentation.

Our judges will assess applications against pre-established criteria for each question, and site visits to all Business Excellence Awards finalists will take place

between 1-10 October, 2024 providing the judges with the opportunity to see you/your business in action and discuss the category specific criteria.

With category winners announced at the Awards Presentation Gala Dinner on the evening of Friday 25 October, 2024

Key Dates

Nominations Open: 24 July 2024

Nominations Close: 25 September 2024

Nominations duration: 10 weeks with finalists announced from July to October 2024

Gala presentation Dinner: Friday 25 October 2024

Gala Dinner: Tickets available from August at Riverlinks T: (03) 5832 9511