One of Australia’s most prestigious events on the business calendar.
The ceremony recognises the individual excellence of senior executives and the commendations are some of the most hotly contested accolades for the nation’s top leaders. Having just celebrated its eighth year, the 2019 Executive of the Year Awards brought together hundreds of guests and nominees from the country’s most respected and innovative brands.
Our sponsors are our valued partners and we had a diverse mix of brands on board in 2019. We welcomed back Maserati as our major sponsor for the CEO of the Year Award. Montblanc joined as the CFO of the Year sponsor, Work Club Global for the Start-Up category, and IG Group for Managing Director of the Year. CEO Legacy Books sponsored the COO of the Year, Onda Group sponsored Professional Services Executive of the Year, The Dalmore for Marketing Executive of the Year and Bang and Olufsen for Media Executive of the Year. We were pleased to welcome Soneva as the sponsor for the Hospitality and Tourism Executive of the Year category, Change Makers Rule Breakers who sponsored the Not-for-Profit Executive of the Year Award category, and Fly Airly who joined us by sponsoring the Transport and Logistics Executive of the Year Award category. Lynx People sponsored the HR Executive of the Year Award category and Westpac Private Bank sponsored the Financial Services and Insurance Executive of the Year Award category.
2019 Executive of the Year Award sponsors
CEO OF THE YEAR SPONSOR
The benefits of being involved in this luxury business awards event are second-to-none:
Increase brand awareness
Through The CEO Magazine, which offers senior executives the insights they need to get and stay ahead in business. In addition to an engaged subscriber base, the magazine is distributed in Qantas, Cathay Pacific, Virgin and Singapore Airlines first and business class lounges, as well as major luxury hotels’ executive rooms and luxury outlets across the APAC region. Your brand will be showcased in The CEO Magazine’s print editions, online and on social platforms in the lead-up to the Awards, and in the much-anticipated post-event wrap-ups.
Reach engaged target audiences
Through the Awards which attracts Australia’s top decision-makers, leaders, influencers and HNWIs. There will be many opportunities for your brand to connect with our database through a mix of print, online and social campaigns.
Deliver your message
Work with us to ensure your brand message is delivered in a unique way. For instance, you could offer product samples in our gift bags, showcase a product at pre-event drinks, or sponsor a lucky door prize. Simply tell us your ideas and we’ll suggest ways in which we can work them into the event.
Meet, socialise and build relationships
Get to know key decision-makers as you network at our pre-event cocktail party, during the Awards, and at the event’s after-party.
Leverage media exposure
We encourage sponsors to work with us to get additional media attention from the extensive press coverage across major business media channels that the Awards attracts each year.
If your company is interested in becoming a sponsor of the 2020 Executive of the Year Awards, get in touch with us (see below) to find out how your business can benefit from partnering with our event.
Please note that if you are applying for an award, you are not eligible to be a sponsor in the same year.