Rising Stars

This award celebrates those newly established family businesses that have a great future ahead, recognising their achievements to date and providing a professional support package for 2020 to assist their ambition for growth.

What are the Judges looking for?

  • Your motivation for starting your family business, the challenges you faced and how you overcame them
  • Your business launch and any significant projects or developments you have undertaken since your launch
  • Financial growth and success, customer service, innovation, development of new channels and marketing campaigns
  • How the family values and the family members have guided the creation and development of the business to date
  • The professional support areas that are key to your plans for sustaining positive performance and growth in the future

To celebrate 10 years of the Awards, the Rising Stars Winner will take home not only the category title, but also a specialist package of support from family business experts and mentoring from a successful family business leader for 2020. A huge thank you to our sponsors and supporters for making this possible!

2019 Results

Winner: Bright Side Vets

Highly Commended: Recruit 2 You & SMART Balustrades

Finalists: Daily Bread Yoga and Wellness, Liberate IT Services & Your Buddy's World

The waiting is finally over...

The 2019 Winners & Highly Commended have been announced!