On Tuesday 24 November 2015, Business 3000+ Award sponsors, Award finalists and members of Melbourne’s small business community came together at The Cluster in Melbourne CBD to recognise and celebrate the achievements of small business within the City of Melbourne.
Celebrating 11 years of Awards, the 2015 Business 3000+ Awards received nominations from many high calibre businesses in five categories. The finalists came from a wide range of industries including: education, retail, tourism, manufacturing, building industry, website development, biotechnology, business, not for profit, energy, software technology and social development.
Congratulations to the 2015 Business 3000+ Award Winners:
- 2015 Alan Knipe Starnet Innovation Award: KISA Pty Ltd
- 2015 Servcorp New Business Award: FG Advisory
- 2015 Small Business Victoria Sustainability Award: AquaTrophic
- 2015 International Award: Pongolabs
- 2015 Social Enterprise Award: Scuba for Change
- 2015 Business of the Year Award: FG Advisory
FGA provides independent multi-disciplinary engineering and advisory services to a diverse range of clients across the public and private sectors. The team specialises in building performance optimisation and strategic infrastructure planning for their clients’ building portfolios.
A unique FGA characteristic is the team’s talent in distilling external and internal complexity into meaningful, simple and compelling actions. Actions that have consistently delivered industry benchmark performance outcomes in a manner that is measureable, verifiable and stands up to scrutiny. FGA do this by creating ideas, overcoming challenges, and constructing solutions together and with clients, seemlessly integrating a principles based engineering analytics approach with strategic systems thinking.
The 2015 Business 3000+ Awards was a fun night of celebration that included a cocktail party, speeches and Awards presentation, networking and developing new business connections.
The keynote presentation by disruptor, design-thinker, award winning executive, George Bej, presented to us how the interruptions in our lives are preventing us from achieving our full potential as business, teams, families and individuals…and made us think about what can we really do about it??!!
What’s planned for 2016?
The Business 3000+ Awards in 2016 will bring a new array of educational and inspirational events and other targeted business events for Melbourne’s small business in 2016. Please visit the Events Calendar in February 2016 for the launch of more details.