This award celebrates innovation by a family business across all sectors which can be displayed through marketing the brand, development of new products and services, the enhancement of service delivery, production, manufacturing or work practices.
The criteria which the judging panel will consider include the following:
Demonstrates originality in the delivery of a product/service
Evidence of a product/service that stands out from its competitors offering
Evidence of new thinking, moving away from industry norms
Demonstrates customer satisfaction through innovative offering
Demonstrates improved business performance through innovation
Benefits generated by the business for the wider community through innovation
Evidence of achievements
This category is open to micro, small, medium and large companies. Judging will be assessed in the context of the size and resources of the business.