The 2019 Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards are open for entry. The Stevie Awards recognise business innovation and are open to entries from all 29 countries in the Asia Pacific region, and to businesses of any size.
The awards recognise innovation of all forms. Previous winners of Stevie Awards include Freelancer.com, Huawei, Sony, Cisco Systems, and the Seoul Metropolitan Government.
New awards categories in 2019 include Most Innovative Startup of the Year and Most Innovative Tech Startup of the Year.
The category groups are as follows:
- Website, App, Annual Report & Other Publications, & Live Event Awards Categories
Categories that recognise innovation across forms of media including video production, websites, apps, annual reports and other work-related publications, and live events.
- Management Awards Categories
These categories honour innovation in executive management.
- Company/Organisation Awards Categories
Categories that recognize the breadth of innovation across entire enterprises.
- Corporate Communications & Public Relations Awards Categories
These categories honour innovation in communications practice, management, and use of technology.
- Customer Service Awards Categories
Categories that recognise innovation in customer service management, planning, practice, and the use of technology.
- Human Resources Awards Categories
Categories that recognise innovation in human resources management, planning, practice, and the use of technology.
- Marketing Awards Categories
Categories that honour achievement in marketing planning and practice.
- New Product & Product Management Awards Categories
These categories recognise innovation in new products and services in 12 different industry sectors.
- Technology Awards Categories
Categories that recognise innovation in technology development, management, planning, and implementation.
Entries will be accepted in eight languages: English, Chinese, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Thai, and Vietnamese. T he close-off date for entries is January 30th, but late entries will be accepted until March 8th along with a late entry fee.
Find more details on entry here.
Winners will be announced on April 17th, and awards will be presented at a gala banquet in Singapore on May 31st.