Welcome to the 6th Edition of the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards. This years’ event will be on the 7th of May 2016 in London at the exclusive top star Royal Garden Hotel.
We are accepting nominations for individuals/groups/organisations you believe deserve recognition for the outstanding contribution they have made in the community and indeed in greater society. We have set aside 18 categories and they are further defined below. Please feel free to nominate as many times as you wish – the more nominations the better! Nominations close on the 7th of February 2016 and finalists will be announced in due course and soon after that announcement we will invite votes from the general public.
ZAA 2016 Category Explained
Awarded to a business person who can demonstrate a genuine passion for social issues and with a proven track record of operating a successful business enterprise. Nominee will have demonstrated business excellence and acumen with a proven track record of success in business.
Awarded to a business person who can demonstrate a genuine passion for social issues, and with a proven track record of operating a successful business enterprise. Nominee will have demonstrated business excellence and acumen with a proven track record of success in business.
A business that can demonstrate a long standing commitment to responsible business & leadership in the marketplace, workplace, environment and the community. Business must be registered under the Companies House.
An individual or business that breaks new ground in the design or application of methods and technologies that bring alternative choice and improved value to customers
This award recognizes the individual who best exemplifies an advocate for professionalism and presenting the best public image. Published body of work will have served as a model of dedication, enthusiasm, and thought leadership.
Does not have to be Zimbabwean. Nominee will have promoted Zimbabwe as a tourism destination.
Awarded to a sportsperson who has achieved recognition at the highest level. The Individual will have also been a role model or have promoted sports development for aspiring sports
Nominee would have demonstrated designs that would have had an impact in the fashion industry.
This category is won by the nominee with the highest count of votes. Nominee will shown enthusiasm and charisma in engaging the wider community through a number of channels. The top 5 nominees are selected by picking the highest nominations
Nominee incorporates all the elements of showmanship into his Radio shows and DJ performances and takes entertainment to another level.Nominee should always be looking for opportunities to connect effectively with the targeted audience and will have taken the lead role in entertaining, informing and engaging them.
Nominees would have delivered the best and memorable event of the year
The media house will have taken the lead role in informing, educating, encouraging debate and leading in the constructive evaluation of issues and policies that affect or are relevant to Zimbabweans. This category may include media coverage in the form of News articles, Radio and Television broadcasting or production.
This award recognises Zimbabwean musicians across international boundaries. Nominees should demonstrate outstanding musicianship covering song-writing, instrumentation and singing. (Gospel)Nominees should demonstrate outstanding musicianship in taking gospel music to another level. Nominee will also have been recognised for outstanding recorded and live performances.
A charitable organisation that has worked and campaigned tirelessly to deliver a sustained positive impact to the Zimbabwean Community
Nominee will have shown extraordinary courage and will have taken upon him or herself to campaign tirelessly and lead in the improvement of the Zimbabwean community
Nominee will be 21 and below and will have been a beacon for leadership, community and cultural engagement. Will have participated in activities that demonstrate the excellence, cultural richness and diversity of being Zimbabwean.
Influential, inspiring and in the news. From all walks of life- politicians, actors, sports stars, artists and models. Others have a lower profile but still intrigue with their determination to make their mark.