Awards

Award categories are based on best merit, depending on accomplishments and track records. These are selected by the Jury upon a complete audit and review process, involving both qualitative and quantitative benchmarks.

For Entrepreneur and Start-ups

Lifetime Achievement Award

Top Entrepreneur of the Year

Male Entrepreneur of the Year

Female Entrepreneur of the Year

Edupreneur of the Year
Celebrity Entrepreneur of the Year
(Male/Female)
Youth Icon of the Year
Technopreneur of the Year
Fashionpreneur of the Year
Halalpreneur of the Year
Multipreneur of the Year(Male/Female)
Socialpreneur of the Year
Regional Entrepreneur of the Year
Start-up Entrepreneur of the Year
Innovator of the Year
Entrepreneurial Spirit Award

For Small And Medium
Enterprises (SMEs)

Top in Industry

Company of the Year

Top 10 Companies

Rising Star Award

Brand Excellence

Most Dynamic Company

Most Innovative Company

Global Business Brand

Excellence Start-Up of the Year

Fastest-Growing Company

Most Socially Responsible Company of the Year

Most Environmentally Responsible Company of the Year

Best Place to Work

Nonprofit or Government Organization of the Year

For National Icons and Conglomerates, including MNCs

Top Malaysian Icon

Male Icon of the Year

Female Icon of the Year

Iconic Personality Award

Iconic Branding Excellence

Global Branding Supremacy

Market Dominance Award

Top Conglomerate Group

Most Visionary Corporate Brand

International Business Excellence

Best Managed Conglomerate

Corporate Social Responsibility Excellence

Environment Excellence Award

Corporate Sustainability Excellence

Most Respected Conglomerate

Outstanding Brand Award

Awards Framework

Leverage on the SME & Entrepreneurship Business Awards Position your brand for a future of enchanced prominence

Being a leader is not easy. The business world is rife with the competition growing faster and getting more adept, more innovative. In short, other than improving internally, companies today now need to enhance their outer branding.

The SME & Entrepreneurship Business Awards is your partner for growth, opportunities and sustenance. Earn industry recognition and respect from industry peers and clients for your achievements, with a trophy in hand presented by a Minister or equivalent level, as testament to the award’s strong credibility.

Motivate your team. Let them share in the company’s glory and celebrate the momentous award at the gala recognition ceremony. Moments like these are precious and can inspire your team members to magnify their pride, confidence and motivation in working with award-winning companies. Preparing for the award is a great time for team bonding and strategic discussion for long term growth and expansion.

Ready to do corporate social responsibility exercises? Target communities are more receptive to brand presence and more willing to work with a recognised brand name for greater good of all.

8-PHASE JUDGING PROCESS

The SME & Entrepreneurship Business Award 2019 nominee will undergo a strict 8-phase qualifying and verification framework comprising

phase1

Criteria Prequalification by a research committee or nomination by another
entrepreneur of top management levelor unrelated company representative.

phase2

Submitted nomination form with complete supporting materials and financial documents need to be vetted by Preliminary Vetting Committee across various qualitative and quantitative
criteria to validate eligibility, financial strength and individual or corporate achievements, depending on award category.

phase3

On-Site Audit Inspection and Interview with entrepreneur/company management to uncover leadership caliber and validate long term sustainability rating, a proprietary benchmark created by MyPreneurship and SME & Entrepreneurship Business

phase4

Financial Assessment Rating by appointed financial auditors which may include further interviews with nominees’ administrative and financial teams.

phase5

Jury Judgement An appointed Jury Board will vet through finalised entries and submit their recommendations for the selection of winning recipients and recommended award categories.

phase6

Final Verification Round by Award Committee and Jury. Confirmation letters are sent out to awardees.

phase7

Award Gala Commemoration Dinner with award to be officially handed out by Guest of Honour.

phase8

Post-event Publicity and Branding Campaign to follow up on award deliverables and support the branding communications of the Award, online and offline, including write-ups, articles, social media and ground events etc.

phase1

Criteria Prequalification by a research committee or nomination by another entrepreneur of top management levelor unrelated company representative.

phase2

Submitted nomination form with complete supporting materials and financial documents need to be vetted by Preliminary Vetting Committee across various qualitative and quantitative criteria to validate eligibility, financial strength and individual or corporate achievements, depending on award category.

phase3

On-Site Audit Inspection and Interview with entrepreneur/company management to uncover leadership caliber and validate long term sustainability rating, a proprietary benchmark created by MyPreneurship and SME & Entrepreneurship Business

phase4

Financial Assessment Rating by appointed financial auditors which may include further interviews with nominees’ administrative and financial teams.

phase5

Jury Judgement An appointed Jury Board will vet through finalised entries and submit their recommendations for the selection of winning recipients and recommended award categories.

phase6

Final Verification Round by Award Committee and Jury. Confirmation letters are sent out to awardees.

phase7

Award Gala Commemoration Dinner with award to be officially handed out by Guest of Honour.

phase8

Post-event Publicity and Branding Campaign to follow up on award deliverables and support the branding communications of the Award, online and offline, including write-ups, articles, social media and ground events etc.