Announcing the winners of 2017 Kiwi Business Heroes Awards

Web Genius is pleased to announce the winners of the inaugural Kiwi Business Heroes Awards: Happy Hens


1st place: Happy Hens

2nd place: NZ Proud Property Maintenance

3rd place: Signcraft Kapiti

Finalists: Brightwall and Tauranga Balustrades and Gates

What makes a Kiwi Business Hero?

To qualify as a Kiwi Business Hero, each entrant must show how they meet four criteria:

  • the perseverance that took them through difficult times as the business got on its feet
  • the value their business brings to the local community through client testimonials or other means
  • the contribution the business makes to the local economy, whether directly or indirectly by supporting other New Zealand businesses, and
  • the charity done for the future of the business’s local community. This could be ongoing charity work, event organisation or community work with a long term positive effect.

Voting is now closed for 2017, but you can still click on a business logo below to read their story or click here to enter for this years awards.

Bodyhealth provide leading physiotherapy, podiatry and acupuncture and can help you overcome chronic health problems with our innovative techniques to restore your body’s natural balance and well being.

Brightwall are the expert installers of Autex acoustic panels in Auckland, as well as offering whiteboard and pinboard installation and pallet racking maintenance with a team of professional staff offering cost-effective, efficient and quality installation and repairs.

Elmo’s Tyre Service is an independent tyre shop supplying a wide range of leading tyre brands and part-worn tyres. From car tyres to tractor tyres, to car batteries our workshop stocks the lot. Our skilled tyre technician can also carry out swift puncture repair and professional wheel alignment to get you back on the road smoothly.

Happy Hens is a popular gift shop in Dunedin which attracts a cult following. Much more than just a Dunedin tourist attraction, Happy Hens offers a fabulous range of products, handmade in New Zealand. Whether you are visiting Dunedin or based overseas, you too can delight in the magic of Happy Hens

Understanding everything there is to know about mortgages, home loans, KiwiSaver and insurance is difficult, and often you might feel you are missing out on the best deal. Andre Stokes can explain all you need to know in plain English and ensure you get the right product for your circumstances.

NZ Proud delivers landscaping, property maintenance and renovation services on the Kapiti Coast and offers every service from landscaping, property maintenance and rental property repairs through to home renovations.

SignCraft Kapiti provides comprehensive sign, graphic, and digital printing services for businesses throughout the Greater Wellington area – including Wellington, Kapiti Coast, Horowhenua, and Manawatu. We have the experience and tested systems to make your promotional project a successful one.

Simply Beds is 100% New Zealand owned and operated with the biggest range of beds, bed frames and bedroom furniture in Auckland. We have been involved in the bedding industry since 1982 supplying homes throughout the greater Auckland area with superior quality beds and mattresses.

Sunshine Cleaners provides a range of cleaning services throughout Christchurch and the Canterbury region including crime scene cleanup, suicide cleanup, blood and bodily fluid cleaning and meth decontamination.

The friendly and experienced team at Tauranga Balustrades & Gates have been producing top-quality, built-to-last aluminium gates, fencing and glass fencing for over 20 years and can custom design something to suit your needs.

Tax Link Hamilton can provide you with the tools and advice to have your business operating successfully and meeting all legal obligations. With everything from bookkeeping services and tax returns to full accounting services, we offer business support services for businesses in any sector.

Since 1994, Western Computers Ltd specializing in Servicing and Repairs, making problems disappear for their customers. We have dedicated repair specialists available at our shop located in Henderson.