EMRC confirms sponsorship of major regional business award

Published on Wednesday, 12 August 2020 at 3:20:51 PM

The Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council (EMRC) is furthering its support for local business development with sponsorship of the 2020 EMRC Business Person of the Year at the prestigious 27th Belmont & Western Australia Small Business Awards.

Providing recognition and encouragement for small business achievements, the Awards celebrate small businesses, individuals and organisations in Belmont, the Perth metropolitan area and across regional Western Australia. Applications are open until 26 October 2020.

The EMRC 2020 Business Person of the Year award category is open to small businesses located anywhere in Western Australia.

A major provider of services in waste management, resource recovery and urban and natural sustainability, the EMRC works alongside its six member Councils, industry bodies, government agencies and other stakeholders and provides a model of successful collaboration delivering tangible benefits to Perth’s Eastern Region.

EMRC CEO Marcus Geisler said, ‘The EMRC is proud to support the Belmont Business Awards with our sponsorship of the EMRC Business Person of the Year. Our commitment to the economic health and vitality of Perth’s Eastern Region has a strong focus on small business growth through a wide variety of initiatives. We are particularly keen to support upskilling opportunities, regional investment and fresh opportunities to help small business grow and flourish.’

Applicants for the Belmont & Western Australian Small Business Awards can benefit from a wide range of support in preparing their submission, including award entry kits, workshops, webinars and access to award mentors who can assist with tips when preparing award submissions.

Winners will be announced at the ‘Night of Stars’ event taking place in the Ballroom of the Perth Exhibition and Convention Centre on Thursday 26 November 2020.
The Belmont & Western Australian Small Business Awards are supported by major sponsors City of Belmont and the Textile Clothing Footwear Resource Centre of WA and coordinated by the Belmont Business Enterprise Centre Inc.

For more information on how to enter the awards and other categories, please contact awards@belmontbec.com or phone: (08) 9479 3777 or visit ww.belmontbec.com/awards.

Media contact:

Richard Whitehead

Communications Coordinator

Direct: (08) 9424 2255

Mobile: 0449 238589

Email: richard.whitehead@emrc.org.au


For further information on the Awards please contact:

Carol Hanlon


Belmont BEC

P| 08 9479 3777    M| 0417963231

E| carol.hanlon@belmontbec.com 


Belmont Business Enterprise Centre Inc. (Belmont BEC)

PO Box 370, Cloverdale WA 6985 Phone 08 9479 3777

www.belmontbec.com   www.mybusinessincubator.com.au


27th Belmont & Western Australia Small Business Awards 2020 - Major Sponsors 


City of Belmont

With a focus on establishing and maintaining a progressive business community, the City of Belmont is proud to be a major sponsor of the Belmont Small Business Awards. By recognising quality and excellence in the community, the City of Belmont – the City of Opportunity continues to be a great place to live, work and invest.   www.belmont.wa.gov.au


Belmont BEC | BEC Global is a non-profit community organisation established in 1994, providing training and mentoring support services to over 28,000+ individuals in Australia to start or improve their small business and is a specialist in virtual business incubation.  



TCFWA | TCF Australia | TCF Global is a non-profit community organisation established in 1998, assisting over 5,000 designers and fashion industry small businesses with fashion business skill development, linkages in the global supply chain, International trade, industry networks and projects such as  MY Fashion Incubator Migrant Small Business Project.





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