Winners & Finalists - 2011

THE DOMINION POST GOLD AWARD
~ the supreme award

2011 WINNER:
ENDOFORM by Mesynthes
– a high-tech strong, shelf-stable tissue substitute

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CREATIVE GOLD in association with THE WELLINGTON COMPANY
~ film, media & creative content industries.

2011 WINNER: DESIGNWORKS – one of NZ’s leading design practices

2011  FINALISTS:
DEBORAH SWEENEY – a high end, youth oriented women’s wear label
DOWNSTAGE – our oldest professional theatre, serving theatre-goers since 1964
KHF MEDIA – Emmy Award winning producers of interactive television 
THE NZ FILM ARCHIVE – housing over 120,000 NZ “films” from 1895 to today

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CYBER GOLD in association with PwC
~ information & communications sector.

2011 WINNER: APTIMIZE – revolutionary software that speeds up websites by up to 50%

2011  FINALISTS:
ENERGY INTELLECT – leaders in energy management solutions 
GEONET by GNS Science – a full online geological hazard monitoring system
POWERSHOP – the world’s first online electricity retailer

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DISCOVERING GOLD in association with GIBSON SHEAT 
~ recent research & development projects.

2011 WINNER: ENDOFORM by Mesynthes – a high-tech strong, shelf-stable tissue substitute 

2011  FINALISTS:
BENEATH THE WAVES by NIWA  – cutting edge submarine charts of our waters. DOUBLEECO – eco-friendly corrugated cardboard pallets and bins for exporters
GASIFIER by CRL Energy – a compact fluid bed gasifier system 
VOLPARA by Matakina Technology – an FDA approved total breast composition & assessment system

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EMERGING GOLD in association with ANZ
~ smaller enterprises, fewer than 10 staff 

2011 WINNER: TUATARA BREWING – NZ’s most widely distributed craft beer with almost 1000 outlets 

2011  FINALISTS:
CELCIUS COFFEE – boutique family owned coffee roasting and café company
CORNER SOLUTIONS INTERNATIONAL – world leader in R&D for bending paper faced plaster boards
SHOTT BEVERAGES – specialists in premium, innovative hot & cold beverage syrups
URBAN HARVEST – an online farmers market representing 70 local growers & foodmakers
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GLOBAL GOLD in association with the AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSION

~ exporters of products and services

2011 WINNER: MACAULAY METALS – NZ’s largest privately owned scrap metal recycling business

2011  FINALISTS:
ASPEQ – delivering high stakes assessment services to Aviation across Asia Pacific
STARNOW – the leading global online casting website with 1.7 million members worldwide
SUPERSTRUCTURE GROUP – the world’s leading Aviation safety, quality and risk management software
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SUPPORTING GOLD in association with BECA 

 
~ professional services sector & infrastructure providers.

2011 WINNER: CREATIVE HQ – incubating the next generation of Wellington businesses and leaders.

2011  FINALISTS:
LABEL & LITHO – family run printer exemplifying quality using the latest technology
MEXTED PERFORMANCE SPORTS SURFACES – building natural and artificial sports surfaces across NZ
OPEN POLYTECHNIC – NZ’s largest and most distinctive body of remote learners

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VIBRANT GOLD in association with WELLINGTON AIRPORT


~ events, hospitality & visitor facilities 

2011 WINNER: BOOMROCK  – a high end venue offering diverse luxury rural experiences

2011  FINALISTS:
BEST LITTLE CRUISE CAPITAL IN THE WORLD – redefining Wellington as a top cruise-friendly town
VISA WELLINGTON ON A PLATE – a 2 week festival showcasing our very best food & beverage 
WEBSTOCK – our annual world-class tech conference attracting local and global weberatti.
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BEST PRACTICE AWARDS 

ACC WORKPLACE SAFETY AWARD


~ workplace safety practices

2011 WINNER: DULUX NZ – demonstrating ongoing and proactive commitment with a zero tolerance for injury

2011  FINALISTS:
AQUAHEAT INDUSTRIES – making tangible improvements in injury rates due to active staff engagement
WELLINGTON FREE AMBULANCE – increasing staff involvement and targeted health & safety interventions
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GREEN GOLD AWARD in association with HAWKINS CONSTRUCTION

~ sustainability programmes

2011 WINNER: CELCIUS COFFEE – a boutique family owned coffee company goes green

2011  FINALISTS:
BLUE CACTUS HAIRDRESSING – leading change in an eco un-friendly industry
COMMONSENSE ORGANICS – the leading one-stop retailer for organic produce
LABEL & LITHO – NZ’s first label printing company to achieve Enviro-Mark Gold
WELLINGTON COMBINED TAXIS – NZ’s first “carboNZero” taxi service
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TEAM GOLD AWARD in association with MOMENTUM


~ investment in people and innovative HR programmes

2011 WINNER: LANDCORP FARMING – one of NZ’s largest agribusinesses exemplifying best practice

2011  FINALISTS:
INTERCONTINENTAL WELLINGTON – Wellington’s only globally branded 5-star hotel
REDVESPA – an IT company specialising in business analysis and project management
ROYAL NZ PLUNKET SOCIETY – our largest provider of services to under 5s   
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