The Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards recognise the city's top business founders who have contributed to economic prosperity, challenged the status quo or pioneered social change.

Join a stellar cast of Young Entrepreneur alumni who have leveraged their business through the Awards. They share the same strain of passion, eye for innovation and desire to leave a legacy. The most exciting thing is they call Brisbane home.

The Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards is the city's premier initiative connecting you to fellow entrepreneurs, with the purpose of leveraging your business. The Awards essentially give you a little black book with the most important contacts in the city.

Nominations are now closed for Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards 2017. Sign up to receive e-news updates, including the 2017 Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards nominations callout, here.


Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Gala Event

Friday 29 September 2017, Moda Portside, Brisbane

Early bird tickets are now on sale.

The Young Entrepreneur Awards profile entrepreneurs across a wide range of industries

Award categories:

    DIGITAL DISRUPTOR

INFLUENCER

    TECHNOLOGY (Hardware, servicing or developing tech)

    MANUFACTURING, WHOLESALE & DISTRIBUTION

    MARKETING & PR

    PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

    RETAIL & SERVICES

    HOSPITALITY, TOURISM & EVENTS

    HEALTH & FITNESS

    PROPERTY & CONSTRUCTION

    ARTS & CULTURE

    STARTUP (founded on and after July 1, 2016)

    SOCIAL (solving a community problem)

TRAILBLAZER AWARD

YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARD


2016 Brisbane Young Entrepreneur of the Year Jordan Grives, Fonebox

To be eligible to enter, nominees must have started the business, be based in Brisbane and born 1977 or later.

Read about the 2016 Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Winners here.

Previous winners

2016
Young Entrepreneur of The Year Jordan Grives, Fonebox
Trailblazer Ben Markwell, Inselec
Digital Ben Bradshaw, Sponsoredlinx
Hospitality & Tourism Ben Doolan, Fivepointfour
Marketing, Pr & Events Matt Holme, Mywork
Professional Services Steve Scanlan, Recon Solutions
Retail & Services Lee Hovey & Tara-Jay Rimmer, The Van That Can
Manufacturing, Wholesale & Distribution Mathew Stillone, Protein Supplies Australia
Technology Jordan Grives, Fonebox
Startup Braden Voigt, Sixpivot
Social Entrepreneur Anthony Radaza, Zombie Walk Australia

2015
Young Entrepreneur of The Year; Grant Wechsel, One Key Resources
Trailblazer; Aimee And Mark Engelmann, Beepo
Technology; Adam Gilmore And Guy Mckenzie, Pharmadata
Retail And Services; Dominic Holland, Tow.Com.Au
Manufacturing Wholesale and Distribution; Mathew Stillone, Protein Supplies Australia
Hospitality; Bonnie Shearston And Tom Sanceau, Public, Red Hook, Coppa Spuntino And London Fields
Digital; Ben Bradshaw, Sponsoredlinx
Marketing And Event; Takeshi Takada, Alt.Vfx
Property And Construction; Alice And Justin Hagen, Calibre Real Estate
Social Entrepreneur; John Corry And Ross Hayward, 50-50 Foundation

2014
Young Entrepreneur of The Year; Robert Rowe, T Projects
Trailblazer; Vanessa Garrard (E3 Style)
Property and Construction Robert Rowe (Tu Projects)
Manufacturing, Wholesale and Distribution; Phillip Di Bella (Di Bella Coffee)
Technology; Ben Shipley (Comscentre)
Digital; Llew Jury (Reload Media)
Marketing, Promotions and Events; Ben Johnston (Josephmark)
Retail And Services; Sarah Timmerman (Beginning Boutique)
Professional Services; Grant Wechsel (One Key Resources)

2013
Young Entrepreneur of The Year; Anthony Yap And Hahn Lu, Good Price Pharmacy
Highly Commended; Phillip Di Bella, Di Bella Coffee
Trailblazer; Leigh Storr, Biosolar

2012
Young Entrepreneur of The Year; Anthony Yap, Good Price Pharmacy
Highly Commended; Phillip Di Bella, Di Bella Coffee
Trailblazer; Andrew Northcott, Labour Solutions Australia

2011
Young Entrepreneur of The Year; Quynh Anh Le Noja Power
Highly Commended; Phillip Di Bella, Di Bella Coffee
Trailblazer; Bevan Slattery Next DC

2010
Young Entrepreneur of The Year; Phillip Di Bella, Di Bella Coffee
Highly Commended; Scott Geiszler And Anthony Russo Of Pizza Capers

2009
Young Entrepreneur of The Year; Bevan Slattery, PIPE Networks

 

 

    

 

 

 

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