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Registrations of Interest for the 2014 Entrepreneur Of The Year Programme are now open, download a registration of interest form. In 2012 Bill Buckley of BSL Systems represented New Zealand at the world event in Monte Carlo, watch what Bill has to say .
Entrepreneur Of The Year country programs
Entrepreneur Of The Year is presented in more than 140 cities in more than 50 countries worldwide. Each year, the overall winner from each country gathers in Monte Carlo for the annual EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year Award. Find out more about the Entrepreneur Of The Year programs by selecting a country below:
On the move
Our New Zealand growth report provides a review of fast performing New Zealand companies that comprise the New Zealand SmallCap Index (NZX SCI). Read more
Avoiding a lost generation
Young entrepreneurs pinpoint five imperatives to help spur jobs and avoid an entire lost generation. Read more
Women: the next emerging market
Over the next decade, women will wield enormous influence over politics, business and society. Explore the many ways EY is helping to economically empower women. Read more
Innovating for the next three billion
Over the next two decades, rising per capita wealth in rapid-growth markets will generate a significant growth opportunity for multinational companies. Understanding this market, and developing products and services that meet its needs, will become a strategic priority that cannot be ignored. Read more
Nature or Nurture? Decoding the DNA of the entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs may be made rather than born, but our research has found that entrepreneurs will typically exhibit a combination of behaviours and attitudes. Read more
2013 New Zealand Entrepreneur Of The Year key dates
Wednesday 31 July
Finalists announcement function
Monday 19 August
Finalists workshop followed by dinner with Entrepreneur Of The Year alumni and sponsors
Tuesday 20 August
Finalists judging day
Friday 23 August
Category winners announcement
Wednesday 16 October
Category winners judging day
Thursday 17 October
Entrepreneur Of The Year awards at the Langham. Book now.
2012 New Zealand Entrepreneur Of The Year
- Craig Heatley, founder of SKY TV is New Zealand's 2012 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year. Read more.
- On Tuesday 21 August our finalists were put under scruitny by our independent judging panel. After some debate the judges made their decision on Category winners in this years' programme. Read more about our outstanding Category winners.
- On 2 August at our Auckland office, sixteen of the nation’s most successful entrepreneurs were celebrated as finalists in the EOY program. Read more about these outstanding entrepreneurs.
2012 World Entrepreneur Of The Year awards
Ready to thrive in a fast changing world? Learn from the world's best entrepreneurs
When more than 50 of the world's best entrepreneurs gathered at our 2012 World Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards in Monte Carlo, we asked them to share their wisdom on today's hottest topics.