Entrepreneurs Foundation of Ghana (EFG) has opened nominations for the Ghana Entrepreneur & Corporate Executive Awards 2020, the tenth anniversary celebration. The deadline for entries to be submitted for Ghana’s most prestigious awards for Entrepreneurs, Corporate Executives and Public Service Executives is 10th February, 2020.
This year’s award will mark the tenth anniversary of the Champion of Champions celebration of the Ghana Entrepreneur & Corporate Executive Awards which honour entrepreneurs and corporate executives who have had significant and positive impact on society, built a legacy, and demonstrated Entrepreneurial Leadership, Corporate Leadership, Sustained Business Performance, Integrity, Vision, Innovation and proven involvement in Corporate Social Responsibility within the past decade and the year under review.
The Ghana Entrepreneurs & Corporate Executives Awards 2020 is an initiative of Entrepreneurs Foundation of Ghana (EFG) in collaboration with the Ministry of Business Development, and sponsored by the Entrepreneurs Association of Ghana.
Award winners will be honoured at a gala dinner scheduled for March 2020 at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel, on the theme ‘Celebrating Ten Years of Entrepreneurial Excellence and Business Development in Ghana’.
The EFG has therefore urged all interested stakeholders, including individuals and corporate organisations, to download the nomination form at its website -www.efghana.org.gh – and submit it before the February 10, 2020 deadline.
According to the statement, the award categories are in three main dimensions: The Fifteen (15) Greatest Ghana Entrepreneurs of all time Award; Entrepreneurs of the Decade Award (Champion of Champions) 2010-2020; and Outstanding Corporate Executives of the Year Award 2019.
The Entrepreneur of the Decade Award categories include: Entrepreneurial Champion Award; Outstanding Business Icon of the Decade Award 2010-2020; Entrepreneur of the Decade Award 2010-2020; Founder/Chairman of the Decade Award 2010-2020; Woman Entrepreneur/CEO of the Decade Award 2010-2020; MD/CEO of the Decade Award 2010-2020.
Others categories are: Industrialist of the Decade Award 2010-2020; Business Leader of the Decade Award 2010-2020; Business Executive of the Decade Award 2010-2020; Young Entrepreneur of the Decade Award 2010-2020; and other entrepreneur industry personality categories.
The Corporate & Public Service Executives Award categories include: Outstanding Public Officer of the Year 2019; Board Chairman of the Year 2019; Group CEO of the Year 2019; MD/CEO of the Year 2019 (Public & Private Sector); Female CEO of the Year 2019 (Public & Private Sector); Young CEO of the Year 2019; and other corporate executive personality categories.
The awards focus on the success of Corporate Executives such as Board Chairpersons, Managing Directors, Chief Executives, Executive Directors and Director Generals. Our intention is to give a worthy individual the recognition he/she deserves, as well as using their example to inspire other companies, Corporate Executives, Public Sector Executives and Business Leaders to achieve similar success. The awards represent a benchmark of success for Entrepreneurs, Business Executives and CEOs in Ghana from a variety of different sectors.