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Inaugural Algarve Business Awards

Tivoli Marina

Recognising excellence in business across the Algarve

Brand new for 2022, the Algarve Business Awards have been launched to celebrate some of the region’s best companies, entrepreneurs and Community Innovation Ideas.

The Awards are committed to recognising excellence in business across the Algarve, providing a source of inspiration to new start-ups and entrepreneurs but, most of all, showcasing the wide diversity and success of the business community. They are open to all businesses across the Algarve and are free to enter. You can also enter multiple categories, which will give you more of a chance to win.

Why enter the Awards?

Awards winners and companies that are shortlisted for the awards categories enjoy many benefits:

  • Invaluable publicity and recognition across the Algarve and beyond.
  • Recognition for the hard work of your staff.
  • An excellent networking opportunity at the Awards Finale.
  • Kudos associated with being an Algarve Business Awards Winner or Finalist.
  • Opportunity to benchmark yourself against your peers.
  • Attend the Algarve Business Awards Gala Finale and reward your staff.

Key dates for your diary:

  • Award entry opens – Wednesday, June 1, 2022
  • Closing date for all entries – Monday, August 1, 2022
  • Judging commences – Tuesday, August 2, 2022
  • Semi finalists announced – Wednesday, September 14, 2022 with semi-finalists’ event on Thursday, September 22, 2022
  • Finalists announced – Friday, October 7, 2022
  • Business Awards Gala Dinner – Friday, November 11, 2022

Organisers of the Awards say: “We are delighted to announce the Inaugural Algarve Business Awards! The awards are not only about celebrating past success but are about setting future aspirations to reach new standards of excellence. It has been a year like no other. Businesses across the Algarve have been tested and challenged, but they have done what they always do, showed strength and resilience.

The Algarve Business Awards provides an insight into the wealth of business talent and success, across all sectors that this region has much to be proud of. The 20 award categories have been carefully designed to reflect the changing dynamic of our region and we are confident that you will find a category to suit you and your business. Remember that the awards are free to enter and open to all businesses across the Algarve.

“Within our region, we have dynamic companies that are making a positive contribution to their local communities and finding new markets for their products and services at home and further afield. Our awards acknowledge the relentless efforts of these businesses and their talented employees, and it will be great to have so many businesses in attendance at the Awards.”

So, save the date! On the November 11, 2022, the prestigious Tivoli Hotel and Conference Centre in Vilamoura will play host to a glittering Gala Awards Night to celebrate all the finalists and winners who enter this exciting and anticipated event. The first of its kind in the Algarve!

So, do you have what it takes to shine?  Then enter the awards via and keep up to date via our social media pages @algarvebusinessawards

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The Portugal Resident