Lord Mayor's Multicultural Awards for Business

The Lord Mayor's Multicultural Awards for Business celebrate the contribution multicultural businesses make to the Brisbane economy and community through their creativity, innovation and resilience.

You can book your ticket to see the winners being awarded at the 2017 Lord Mayor’s Multicultural Business Dinner on Saturday 27 May at City Hall.

Award categories

Online nominations have now closed for the three award categories:

Multicultural Business Person of the Year

This award recognises a multicultural Brisbane business person who successfully exports their products and services from Brisbane, throughout Australia, and/or across Asia Pacific or internationally. The award celebrates the recipient's contribution to the Brisbane economy and recognises them as a local champion of enterprise with a global outlook for their business.

Nick Xynias Young Multicultural Business Person of the Year

This award recognises the success, creativity and energy of a multicultural young business person under the age of 35, celebrating both their contribution to their community and that of Brisbane's continued economic prosperity.

Multicultural Entrepreneur of the Year

This award recognises a multicultural Brisbane business person that demonstrates through their business success, entrepreneurial flair, embedding a culture of innovation as a central pillar to their growth strategy. The recipient will personify the best in entrepreneurialism, possessing qualities from clear leadership and sound management to determination and ambition.

Past winners

You can view the previous Lord Mayor's Multicultural Awards for Business winners.

More information

If you'd like more information on the awards, contact the International Relations and Multicultural Affairs Unit on 07 3403 8888 or via email.

20 April 2017