Nominations awaited for best businesswomen

2016-02-25 06:00

The Businesswomen’s Association (BWA) of the Nelson Mandela Metro has urged clients, colleagues, friends and families of the region’s leading and most deserving working women to nominate them for the prestige BWA/Investec 2016 Regional Business Achiever Awards (RBAA).

This is to acknowledge the economic and social contribution of female entrepreneurs and professionals in the greater Nelson Mandela Bay (NMB) region. The Awards are made in six categories: Emerging Entrepreneur, Entrepreneur, Social Entrepreneur, Corporate, Professional and Government.

Entrants need not be members of the BWA and entries are welcome from as far afield as the Garden Route, Graaff-Reinet and Grahamstown.

Nominations for the awards close on Monday 29 February.

The criteria for each category, further information as well as easy-to-complete nomination forms can be obtained online at, from Samantha Bowers at the BWA PE office: email, or go to the BWAPE Facebook page for further details.

Winners will be announced at a glamorous gala dinner at the Boardwalk Convention Centre on Tuesday 14 June 2016.

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