The 2017 Hobsons Bay Business Excellence Awards Gala Dinner was held on 20 October at Williamstown Town Hall. Business leaders from across Hobsons Bay joined Mayor, Councillor Sandra Wilson, Deputy Mayor Cr Colleen Gates, Hobsons Bay Councillors, Cr Angela Altair, Cr Peter Hemphill, Cr Jonathon Marsden, and Hobsons Bay CEO Chris Eddy for an evening of celebration, as the winners of the Business Excellence Awards were announced.
The winners represented a variety of industries, with family owned businesses and those with a demonstrated commitment to sustainability and innovation dominating the evening.
2017 winners can be found below.
To the winners, finalists and all businesses that entered the Awards, congratulations and thank you for taking the time to share your stories of growth, innovation and leadership, together you make Hobsons Bay a great place to do business.
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Maribrynong & Hobsons Bay Star Weekly
Altona and Laverton Community Bank Branches Bendigo Bank
Snap Printing Williamstown/Altona
The Gordon TAFE
Williamstown Chamber of Commerce
Clips That Sell
Sue La Greca, Senior Manager, Western Melbourne Economic Outcomes, Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Scott Portbury, General Manager, Membership and Business Sales, Victorian Chamber of Commerce
Tina Seirlis, Sales and Partnership Manager, Destination Melbourne
Stuart Toplis, Manager Industry Sustainability, Tourism, Events and Visitor Economy Branch, Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Elizabeth Simonetti, Community Affairs Manager, NBN Co.
John Stapleton, Principal Regional Advisor, Department of Education and Training
Rosemary Jacob, Business Development Manager, Australian Retailers Association
Bruce Marshall, Coordinator Economic Development & Tourism, Melton City Council
Barbara McLure, Publisher, e~West
Justin Malkiewicz, Urban Economist, Victorian Planning Authority