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Recognising Exceptional Homegrown Hong Kong Businesses

#HKBAwards

The Hong Kong Business National Business Awards

The Hong Kong Business National Business Awards is back to honour exceptional local businesses in Hong Kong and give recognition to their outstanding initiatives!

Nomination is open to all homegrown companies in all industries in Hong Kong.

If you have any initiatives that highlight the excellent work of the company such as an outstanding project or service launched for or with a client, or an innovative internal practices or strategies, and want to stand out as one of the best local companies in Hong Kong, nominate now and get the recognition that your company deserves!

Submission Opens:
Mar 01, 2021
Submission Closes:
Jul 09, 2021
Awards Presentation Day:
Aug 05, 2021

Watch our trailer for Hong Kong Business National Business Awards

TESTIMONIALS

What do our winners have to say about winning the award?

We feel very proud to win the award. Our project actually is a very practical and successful project, and we’re glad tha...

Patrick Wong Executive General Manager, Line Services, Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited (HAECO)

We are absolutely delighted for the business community here in Hong Kong. when you’re working day to day, you just get o...

Alison Gay Co-CEO & Creative Director, Carezza

We’re very very happy to have such recognition from the Hong Kong Business magazine. What it means [is that] we’re ...

Alex Chung CEO, Nexstgo Company Limited

Watch videos from past winners

HKB National Business Awards 2020 Winner: Trakitall Ltd

HKB National Business Awards 2020 Winner: Nexstgo Company Limited

Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited (HAECO) wins the HKB National Business Awards 2019 (Transportation Category)

Carezza wins the HKB National Business Awards 2019 (Furniture and Fixture Category)

Why should you enter

NETWORK

Winners will be invited to attend the prestigious awards dinner in Hong Kong. Winners can bring their clients, peers, and colleagues to the awards dinner and celebrate their well-deserved award with them.

AMPLIFY

Reach potential clients as you let your innovations be known and honored in Asia.

EXPOSURE

Have the opportunity to be featured in the definitive magazine for Hong Kong's business leaders, the Hong Kong Business. With its monthly circulation of 15,000 copies and 17,960 monthly active users in its website, you are sure to reach elite level decision makers in Hong Kong.

Meet the Judges

Edward Au

Edward Au

Managing Partner, Southern Region

Deloitte China

Eugene Liu

Eugene Liu

Managing Partner

RSM Hong Kong

Andy Wong

Andy Wong

IPO leader and PRC-HK Business Coordination Partner 

SHINEWING (HK) CPA Limited

Charbon Lo

Charbon Lo

Partner

Crowe (HK) CPA Limited

Guidelines and Criteria

GUIDELINES

  • Nominations will be deliberated by a judging committee based on the judging criteria.

  • Eligible companies may submit a maximum of three (3) nomination entries.

  • Only one company per industry category will be hailed as a winner.

  • Nominations and supporting documents will be accepted until 25 June 2021.

  • Nomination is free of charge. If your company wins, you are obliged to attend the awards presentation and interview and book any of the winners package options for exclusive entitlements.

ELIGIBILITY

  • The awards programme is open to all homegrown companies in Hong Kong currently headquartered in the country. 

  • Eligible companies may nominate any initiatives that highlight the excellent work of the company such as: 

           ✔ outstanding project or service launched for or with a client
           ✔ innovative internal practices or strategies 

  • The initiative must have been launched or had upgrades, in part or in full, in the last 24 calendar months.

CATEGORIES

  • Automotive Services

  • Accounting

  • Advertising

  • Aerospace

  • Aerospace & Defense

  • Agriculture

  • Airline

  • Analytics

  • Apparel

  • Architecture

  • Automotive & Transport Equipment

  • Banking

  • Beauty & Cosmetics

  • Broadcasting

  • Brokerage

  • Building Services & Facilities

  • Business Insurance

  • Business Services

  • Cargo Handling

  • Chemicals

  • Commercial Building Construction

  • Commercial Real Estate Trust

  • Compliance Consulting

  • Computer Hardware

  • Computer Services

  • Computer Software

  • Conglomerates

  • Consulting

  • Consumer Products - Durables

  • Consumer Products - Non-Durables

  • Corporate Advisory

  • Cosmetics

  • Data Center

  • Department Stores

  • Dining & Entertainment

  • Direct Selling

  • Diversified Services

  • Education

  • Electronic Manufacturing

  • Electronics

  • Energy

  • Engineering

  • Entertainment Experience

  • Environmental Services

  • Executive Search

  • Financial Services

  • Financial Technology

  • Food & Beverage

  • Food Manufacturing Solutions

  • Food Safety

  • Furniture and Fixture

  • Health & Wellness

  • Health Insurance

  • Health Products & Services

  • Healthcare

  • Heavy Civil Construction

  • Hospitality & Leisure

  • Human Resource Technology

  • Human Resources Consulting

  • Industrial Construction

  • Insurance Broker

  • Interior Design

  • Internet/New Media

  • Investment Banking

  • IT Services

  • Life Insurance

  • Legal

  • Logistics

  • Logistics Equipment

  • Luxury Retail

  • Machining and Tooling

  • Manufacturing

  • Marine and Offshore Engineering

  • Marine Services

  • Materials & Construction

  • Media & Entertainment

  • Metals & Mining

  • Motion Picture & Video

  • Music

  • Non-Profit or Government Organizations

  • Oil & Gas

  • Personal Insurance

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Real Estate

  • Residential Building Construction

  • Residential Product Manufacturing

  • Retail

  • Semiconductor

  • Shipping

  • Technology

  • Telecommunications

  • Television

  • Transportation

  • Utilities

  • Venture Capital

  • Wholesale

CRITERIA FOR JUDGING

  • Uniqueness & Innovation - Does the project introduce new or cutting-edge innovation?

  • Effectiveness & Impact - Did the project achieve its objectives and targets? What measures have been used to assess its success? What was the impact to your company and industry?

  • Dynamism - Is the strategy, project, service or product flexible to changes and progressive opportunities?

HOW TO ENTER?

1. Go to the online nomination form of the HKB National Business Awards 2021.

2. Read the nomination guidelines.

3. Fill out the required fields.

4. Select your industry category.

5. Provide the project title, 500-word write-up, client feedback (if any), and project achievements.

6. Select the winner's package option that you will book if you win the award.

Notes:

  • Once you are done, you will receive a nomination confirmation email.
  • Three (3) project photos are required. Supporting documents are optional but will highly increase your chances of winning the award. Send them via email to danica@charltonmediamail.com on or before 9 July 2021.
  • Each nomination form is valid for one (1) entry only. If you are nominating several projects, please fill out separate nomination forms.

PRICING & DISCOUNTS

Nomination is free. If your company wins, you are obliged to book any of the following winner's package options:

Option 1: HK$59,000

  • Digital Awards Presentation and Interview
  • 1 Full-page ad in Hong Kong Business magazine

  • Press release written by the Hong Kong Business magazine regarding your award to be published in hongkongbusiness.hk with more than 32,623 unique monthly visitors

  • Use of the HKB National Business Awards 2021 logo on all your collaterals*

  • Courier of Trophy

Option 2: HK$74,000

  • Digital Awards Presentation and Interview
  • 1 double-page spread (full-page ad and full-page advertorial) in Hong Kong Business magazine

  • Press release written by the Hong Kong Business magazine regarding your award to be published in hongkongbusiness.hk with more than 32,623 unique monthly visitors

  • Use of the HKB National Business Awards 2021 logo on all your collaterals*

  • Courier of Trophy

Option 3: HK$89,000

  • Digital Awards Presentation and Interview
  • 1 double-page spread (full-page ad and full-page advertorial) in Hong Kong Business magazine

  • 2 full-page ads in any issue of Hong Kong Business magazine

  • Press release written by the Hong Kong Business magazine regarding your award to be published in hongkongbusiness.hk with more than 32,623 unique monthly visitors

  • Use of the HKB National Business Awards 2021 logo on all your collaterals*

  • Courier of Trophy

*Winning companies can use the logo for marketing/advertising collaterals and campaigns, email signature, website, etc. to further build company's prestige.

Please Note:

Due to the current pandemic, we will not be holding a physical event this year. As an alternative, we will conduct a Digital Awards Presentation and Interview via Zoom video conferencing. The trophy will be couriered to the winning companies' addresses. Further details and adjustments will be disclosed upon announcement of winners.

Watch samples of a digital presentation and interview here

KEY DATES

Deadline for submission: 9 July 2021, Friday
Awards presentation: August 2021

Past Winners

Nexstgo Company Limited
Electronics

Odyssey Group Limited
Financial Services

AsiaPay
Financial Technology

‎Trakitall Ltd
Health Products & Services

GreenPro Capital Corp.
Advisory

Odyssey Capital Group Limited
Financial Services

Privé Technologies
Financial Technology

Jing Holdings Limited (Jax Coco)
Food & Beverage Product

EatNow
Food & Beverage Services

WTT HK Limited
ICT

LF Logistics (Hong Kong) Limited
Logistics

Garage Society
Real Estate

Shadow Factory
Technology

Contact Us

For more details, contact:

Danica Avila

+(65) 3158 1386

awards@charltonmediamail.com

Meet the Judges

Edward Au

Edward Au

Managing Partner, Southern Region

Deloitte China

Eugene Liu

Eugene Liu

Managing Partner

RSM Hong Kong

Andy Wong

Andy Wong

IPO leader and PRC-HK Business Coordination Partner 

SHINEWING (HK) CPA Limited

Charbon Lo

Charbon Lo

Partner

Crowe (HK) CPA Limited

Event Photos

2019

TESTIMONIALS

Check out what past winners have said upon receiving their award.

HKB National Business Awards 2020 Winner: Trakitall Ltd

HKB National Business Awards 2020 Winner: Nexstgo Company Limited

Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited (HAECO) wins the HKB National Business Awards 2019 (Transportation Category)

Carezza wins the HKB National Business Awards 2019 (Furniture and Fixture Category)

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How do I nominate?

You can send an entry via the online nomination form where you have to fill in details about your company and the project, product or service that you wish to enter. You also have to submit a 500 word write up summarizing your project details and why it should win an award.

How many winners per category?

There will only be one winner per industry category.

Can I send two or more entries for our company?

Yes, you can send up to 3 nominations. If you are nominating several projects, please enter each entry separately.

What can I nominate?

You can nominate any outstanding and innovative product, project or service that has improved your company’s business. Note that the project should have been launched, in part or full, over the last 24 calendar months, or if the project was launched prior to 2 years, it should have undergone a recent innovation to be eligible for the awards.

What is Hong Kong Business?

Hong Kong Business is the only English-language business dedicated to Hong Kong and China. Essential coverage includes the economy, investment, manufacturing, technology, travel and trade, plus special overseas features with in-depth reporting on bilateral economic ties with Hong Kong.

Will there be an awards dinner this year?

We do understand the current situation with COVID-19. Rest assured that our priority remains that of our guest and their safety. So our team will be doing an online awards presentation and video interview through video-conferencing.