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2012 Hurstville Excellence in Business Awards

12 Jun 2012

Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Steve McMahon congratulated local businesses for their hard work and dedication at the 2012 Hurstville Excellence in Business Awards.

Mayor McMahon said the Awards, now in their 10th year, recognised the outstanding contributions of Hurstville City businesses to economic and community life.

“Our businesses are the backbone to our economy, vital in servicing our residents and important in attracting visitors to shop, dine and participate in a range of other activities,” he said.

“We have almost 7,500 businesses in Hurstville City and the Awards are a way for Council to reward their outstanding contribution and acknowledge the very important role they play in boosting the local economy.

“It is the vision and creativity of local businesses which will ensure the success of the local economy over the coming years.”

The 2012 Hurstville Excellence in Business Award winners are:

Hurstville City Council 2012 Business of the Year
Strand Chiropractic Centre, Oatley

Business Person of the Year
Mrs Pelagia Billiris - Mullanes Pharmacy, Oatley

Excellence in Community Contribution
Kip McGrath Education Centres, Penshurst

Excellence in New Business - under 12 months
Stems with Style, Penshurst

Excellence in Marketing and Promotions
Smartline Personal Mortgage Advisers, Oatley - winner
Subway, Buzzbar Espresso & Network Video, Mortdale – highly commended

Excellence in Innovation
Club Rivers, Riverwood - winner
Mail Boxes Etc, Hurstville – highly commended

Excellence in Customer Service
Strand Chiropractic Centre, Oatley - winner
Riverwood Fish Shop, Riverwood – highly commended

Excellence in Education and Child Services
Splash Into…, Hurstville - winner
Narwee Preschool Kindergarten, Narwee – highly commended

Excellence in Health, Fitness and Medical Services
Hopalong Occupational Therapy for Children, Peakhurst - winner
Contours, Penshurst – highly commended

Excellence in Professional Services
ATP Accounting, Mortdale - winner
Casey & Mannell Design, Oatley – highly commended

Excellence in Retail
Oz Hair, Hurstville - winner
Caltex, Kingsgrove – highly commended

Excellence in Hospitality
Café Sul Ponte, Hurstville - winner
Park Avenue Bar & Café, Hurstville – highly commended

St George Asian Business Association Annual Award
Sunny Harbour Seafood Restaurant, Hurstville

Hurstville Chamber of Commerce Hall of Fame Award
Zed n Zed Jewellers, Hurstville

People’s Choice Award
Mr Chao Seafood Restaurant, Hurstville

The 2012 Hurstville Excellence in Business Awards was proudly sponsored by:

Gold Sponsors
Laissez-faire Catering and Westpac Banking Corporation

Bronze Sponsor
HSBC Bank Australia Limited

Media Sponsor
St George and Sutherland Shire Leader

Special Events Partner
Nine Network Australia


Media contact:
Tanya Abraham
Manager Public Relations and Events
9330 6008 or 0411 748 953

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