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Organizer National Small Business Chamber (NSBC)
Region EMEA

The South African Small Business Awards recognises the tireless journey, hard work, outstanding achievements and vision of small business and entrepreneurial success.

It is a celebration of the most outstanding businesses and the exceptional business people behind these successful and growing businesses! It is the springboard to enhanced business success.

• National Small Business Champion of the Year
• National Entrepreneur Champion of the Year
• Woman in Business Champion of the Year
• National Start-Up Award

Past winners


National Small Business Champion
WINNER: Colin Timmis, Xero

National Entrepreneur Champion
WINNER: Shakeel Karjieker, Global Unique Fabric

National Woman in Business Champion
WINNER: Melita Mohlala, Kopano Creative Concepts

National Start-Up Champion
WINNER: Gary Goldie, Tigerfish Software

National Innovation Award
WINNER: Mike Labuschagne, Medinox

National Funding Award
WINNER: Daniel Goldberg, Bridgement

National Retail Award
WINNER: Thabo Kgowana, ACDC Express Rustenburg

National Franchisee Award
WINNER: Kimberly Ebersohn, The Tax Shop Hartbeespoort

National Creative Award
WINNER: Malehu Langa, TASK Interior Styling

National Fintech Award
WINNER: Tinu Elenjical, Elenjical Solutions

National Youth Development Award
WINNER: Leanne Viviers, Mintor

Top 20 Award
WINNER: Bongani Mkhwebane, Bumba Technos

Top 20 Award
WINNER: Kobus Louw, Digemy

Top 20 Award
WINNER: Deirdre Mitchell, Honeycomb BEE ratings

Top 20 Award
WINNER: Thusile Dlamini, IKUSASA technology solutions

Top 20 Award
WINNER: Adam Rabinowitz, Imagin8

Top 20 Award
WINNER: Mo Malele, NK Innovations

Top 20 Award
WINNER: Cindy Norcott, Pro Talent

Top 20 Award
WINNER: Michelle Combrinck, The Zinto Marketing and Brand Activation Group (Pty) Ltd

Top 20 Award
WINNER: Yaseen Theba, Vision Tactical