Best Young Entrepreneur

Defined as a person 40 years or under. (Proof of age will be required.) The award recognises an individual who demonstrates success in their ideas and business processes. They must have also engaged strongly within the business community.


  • Individual demonstrates modesty, honesty and integrity as a leading young business person
  • Individual shows passion and ambition with their role in the business
  • Individual demonstrates Entrepreneurial traits as defined – “An entrepreneur is an individual who, runs a business and assumes all the risks and rewards of a given business venture, idea, or good or service offered for sale. The entrepreneur is commonly seen as a business leader and innovator of new ideas and business processes”
  • Individual demonstrates a high level of community engagement (through community events, committees or other curricular initiatives)