What is the Westpac Businesses of Tomorrow?

The Westpac Businesses of Tomorrow is a national awards program designed to celebrate exceptional organisations shaping the future of business and making valuable contributions to their industry, customers and community. Westpac awards 200 businesses each year to celebrate their achievements.

 

Background

Businesses of Tomorrow support those large or small and who share the following strengths:

  • Demonstrate a clear purpose, vision and strength of character.
  • Have a positive impact on their customers, communities and employees.
  • Deeply understand their customer’s needs.
  • Focused on growth and expansion.

200 businesses will be recognised and supported by Westpac with a unique opportunity to learn from some of Australia’s greatest minds, receiving access to an influential business coach and peer mentoring, digital master classes and national media and marketing opportunities.

 

Program Rewards

All 200 Businesses of Tomorrow winners will receive:

Invaluable Business Support

  • All Businesses of Tomorrow will receive facilitated mentoring and business coaching. You’ll gain access to an influential business coach and network of a similar size to your business to continue to help leaders reach their full potential and meet tomorrow’s challenges.

Recognition in national media and marketing exposure

  • All 200 businesses will be recognised in media nationally and potential marketing opportunities.

Use of Business of Tomorrow logo

  • All 200 businesses will be recognised in media nationally and potential marketing opportunities.

Access to the Business of Tomorrow Network

  • You will have the opportunity to expand your network and build relationships with fellow Businesses of Tomorrow Alumni.

Business of Tomorrow education and content series

  • All 200 businesses will be invited to attend an education and content series designed to connect and recognise the 200 winners

All top 20 winners receive:

Awards Celebration

  • Celebrate at an Awards ceremony with key Westpac Executives, Mentors and your Alumni community.

One-on-one mentoring

  • A dedicated mentor from our influential Businesses of Tomorrow mentor panel.

High profile media recognition

  • The Top 20 businesses will receive additional national media coverage to share your business journey with Australia.

 

Eligibility

To be eligible for the program, your business must:

  • Be majority or wholly Australian owned.
  • Be registered in Australia with an ACN or ABN.
  • Have its primary place of business in Australia.
  • Not be more than 50 percent owned by another business
  • Have been operating in Australia for at least 12 months.
  • Earn more than $75,000 in annual revenue.
  • Not previously been part of the Top 20 Businesses of Tomorrow program from 2017 and 2018.
  • Not be operated or majority owned by a Westpac Group staff member

Please check the terms and conditions to review all eligibility criteria.

 

Timing

Applications close 20 July 2020.

 

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