Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Regional Final & Awards
Young Enterprise sponsors, mentors and supporters along with Southland Chamber of Commerce members are invited to this showcase event to celebrate the achievements of the 2021 Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Scheme (YES) businesses.
The top YES businesses from across the Southland region will be invited to pitch at the Regional Finals. These businesses will be the businesses with the highest combined scores from the Challenges completed throughout the year.
The Southland Regional Champion and Southland Excellence Award winners will be announced at this event
- Southland Company of the Year sponsored by Southern Institute of Technology
Regional Excellence Awards
- Award for Social Enterprise sponsored by South Port NZ Limited
- Award for Innovation sponsored by Findex
- Award for Sales and Marketing sponsored by Craigs Design & Print
- Retail, Trade & Online Business Award sponsored by Whats On Invers
- Award for Primary Industries sponsored by VetSouth
- Award for Paying the Most Tax sponsored by COIN South
- Award for Enterpriser of the Year sponsored by Community Trust of Southland
- Colin Smith Memorial Award sponsored by ILT