A Look Back at the First Edition of the Malta Business AwardsLast Year's Winners
The largest business event held on a national level.
Recognising wellbeing, innovation, sustainability, smart solutions and strategies, these awards will give local entities the opportunity to showcase their achievements and success stories.
Four Award Categories
Recognising mainly businesses that show a higher level of awareness and action towards the betterment of the community and stakeholders. These businesses give importance to the creation of wellbeing and fairness in their successful ventures.
Recognising businesses that make their impact on the environment a priority and have taken action in a number of areas in this regard. These businesses ensure they operate their business successfully while being respectful to the environment.
Recognising businesses for their business achievements and aimed at encouraging business success in a number of categories and types of businesses. These are businesses that through their entrepreneurial spirit, wit and innovative capabilities have succeeded.
Recognising businesses for their innovative capabilities, their ability for reinventing themselves and leading the way in doing so. Innovation is a competitive edge and this award will seek those making best use of it.
The Application Process
Phase One of the Review Process
The written application holds 60% of the overall result weighting.
5 Shortlisted Applicants
Phase Two of the Review Process
The in-person interview holds 40% of the overall result weighting.
3 Finalists Announced
SME Chamber and Malta Enterprise
The Malta Chamber of SMEs, representing close to 7,000 businesses, is the longest-standing registered national employer representatives and recognised social partner at law. Today the organization is the largest, in terms of number of members and represents all economic sectors.
The SME Chamber has a relationship of trust with its members and many look to it for guidance. Amongst the services given to members, the SME Chamber is a one-stop-shop source of information and assistance, it guides and helps its member on funding opportunities and schemes, it is on a constant quest to facilitate their improvement and growth and it gives them the strongest voice they could have.
Malta Enterprise is the country's economic development agency, tasked with attracting new foreign direct investment as well as facilitating the growth of existing operations
In operation under various guises since the 1950s, which is almost since the beginning of Malta’s industrial development, the Corporation contains within it a great deal of accumulated experience in the field. Furthermore, it acts as an adviser to government on economic policy due to its close and constant interaction with the main economic players in the country.
Within the organization, one may find a wide variety of skills and backgrounds. This facilitates interaction with investors from all sectors, ensuring that specific requirements are understood and met.
What Do the Winners Stand to Gain?
Recognition for Your Business
Receiving an award is a valuable achievement for any business. The Malta Business Awards provide an impartial recognition platform that excludes conflict through an independently audited process. All nominees will be given an opportunity to showcase their achievements on a national level.
We believe that deserving businesses should be rewarded. Through the Malta Business Awards, we seek to identify industry leaders that inspire others in their field to aim high and exceed their goals.
A commemorative trophy will be given to each winner. These awards will be customised with the Malta Business Awards branding as well as indicating the title-holder.
Golden Marketing Opportunity
Receiving an award will further improve the business's credibility whilst recognising its outstanding work in the local market. Ample visibility on the Malta Business Awards' marketing platforms will be provided throughout the course of the campaign. Participants are welcome to share their experiences on their own platforms.