Zululand awards top businesses

2012-11-19 00:00

ZULULAND recognised the top businesses operating in the region when the annual Zululand Chamber of Commerce and Industry Awards was held at the ZCCI grounds in Richards Bay on Thursday night.

A total of 50 nominations were received, from which 44 entrants completed the application process.

According to the chamber, all 12 categories were hotly contested, with only one point separating some contestants.

This year’s judges were Lindani Khoza, Alec Bozas and Duncan Pritchard, who had the task of scrutinising entrants and their portfolios.

The guests of honour included uThungulu District Mayor Thembeka Mchunu, Clive Mancini, president of the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Paris Dlamini, president of the Pietermaritzburg Chamber of Business.


Above and Beyond: Chubb Security.

Service Delivery in the Public Service: uMhlathuze Municipality.

Employer of the Year: Mhlathuze Water.

Community Care: Richards Bay

Family Care.

People’s Choice Award: 1KZNTV.

Emerging Business of the Year: SVS Inspections & NDT Services.

Small Business: Stuttgart Diesel and Electro.

Medium Business: SMISO


Corporate: Tronox

Tourism Business. of the Year: Malule Safaris.

Chamber Personality: Greg Carter.

Premium Award: Smiso Investments.

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