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2012 October Winners
E?MERGING BUSINESS – Super Sprout
Super Sprout produces an extensive range of 100 per cent pure fruit and vegetable powders. These functional foods retain all the goodness and flavour of fresh produce and they’re easy to use…just add to your favourite meal, snack or drink. Super Sprout currently exports to seven countries.
FAMILY ?BUSINESS – Lucy Cole Prestige Properties
Lucy Cole Prestige Properties specialize in up market Gold Coast real estate. In 12 years the company has become one of the most successful private real estate practices in Queensland with a team of experienced professionals that provides unrivalled service and advice.
MANUFACTURING & CONSTRUCTION – PWR Performance Products
PWR Performance Products are leaders in hi tech automotive cooling solutions. They have divisions in the USA and UK and distributors on every continent. PWR is recognised globally as a designer and manufacturer and supplies equipment for Aston Martin, Pagani, Jaguar Williams and Porsche.
MAYOR’S INNOVA?TION GC AWARD – M-Tech Marine Technologies
M-Tech Marine Technologies provide innovative equipment to the marine and leisure industries. Their quality products, including emergency and sanitation equipment, enhance marina and caravan park living around the world. M-Tech also offer an extensive range of spare parts and accessories.
R?ETAIL, WHOLESALE & DISTRIBUTION – Yum Cha Robina Chinese Restaurant
Yum Cha Robina Chinese restaurant brings an ancient dining custom to a stylish, modern lakeside locale at Robina Town Centre. With its smartly furnished interior and alfresco area, it’s a relaxed, elegant departure from many Chinese restaurants. Robina is one of four venues under Yum Cha management.
TOURISM, HOSPITALITY & EVENTS – Wyndham Vacation Resorts
Wyndham Vacation Resorts boast more than 45,000 members. They are referred to as owners and have access to all of their resorts across Australia, New Zealand and Fiji, as well as a number of Associate Resorts. Wyndham Vacation Resorts also provide casual hotel accommodation.
TRADES, PROFESSIONS & SERVICES – Back In Motion Health Group
The Back In Motion Health Group has been providing Australians with expert physiotherapy and related holistic services for 10 years. This year they opened their second practice on the Gold Coast thanks to strong growth & now employ a team of 12 full time physiotherapists.
KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT & IT – Bloomtools
Bloomtools supplies online business products to small and medium enterprises. They specialize in web design, development and email marketing. Bloomtools have signed a joint venture with an International group that could see 200 franchises in Australia and overseas within 3 years.
ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY – Currumbin RSL
Currumbin RSL club has reduced its waste by up to 10 tonne a year thanks to its recycling initiatives. They use commingle bins, compost and worm farms made from recycled materials. Currumbin RSL is now considered an environmental leader within the Club industry.