Queensland exporters are being encouraged to apply for the Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards 2017, recognising the success and innovation of local businesses on the international stage.
The Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards acknowledge the important contribution that Queensland exporting businesses make to our state’s economy through job creation and increased prosperity in the community.
The awards are open to all exporters that meet the eligibility criteria, regardless of sector.
Receiving an Export Award is the highest recognition of exporting achievement and is well regarded amongst your export industry peers.
Aims of the awards program
- To showcase Queensland’s top exporters whilst also encouraging others businesses to succeed in world markets.
- To recognise enterprising excellence of Queensland businesses; of their exporting of goods and services, and the positioning of Queensland in the international market.
- To acknowledge financial contributions that Queensland exporting businesses make to the State economy through job creation and increased prosperity in the community.
- To reward talent and innovation demonstrated by Queensland’s top exporters.
Benefits for award recipients
As the winner of a Premier of Queensland’s Export Award your company will receive a number of benefits including:
- Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards winner or finalist logo for use on your company’s marketing collateral
- Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards winner’s trophy and a framed winner’s certificate
- Profile as an Export Award winner on the Trade & Investment Queensland and Export Council of Australia websites
- a media/publicity campaign, including media coverage in the Export Awards feature in the Exporter’s Voice Magazine
- Profiling opportunities in Trade & Investment Queensland collateral (e.g. case studies on successful Queensland exporters, website exposure)
- Invitations to Trade & Investment Queensland’s Global Business Club events
- An opportunity to vie for the Premier of Queensland’s Exporter of the Year
- Free Trade Development workshop with our award partners
- Opportunity to network with other leading exporters, export facilitators and sponsors who support Australian exporters at the Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards ceremony