Categories

TECH-FOCUSED

1. Best Fintech Platform       

This award goes to the most exciting startup or organisation taking advantage of technology to revolutionise the financial services industry. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

2. Best Use of Tech by an NGO           

This award goes to the best display of tech used/built by an NGO to either perform their roles as NGOs, or to perform basic functions like accepting donations.This can either be a wesbite and/or app. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

E-COMMERCE-FOCUSED

3. Best Delivery/Logistics Provider         

This award goes to the best delivery/logistics provider helping merchants deliver their products and/or manage their logistics processes. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

4. Best Mobile Shopping Experience          

This award goes to the e-commerce service with the best shopping experience on a mobile device, app or responsive website. This may include speed, responsiveness and general user experience. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

INDUSTRY-FOCUSED

5. Best Travel Booking Service       

This award goes to the service that best facilitates online travel bookings. This may include flights, car rentals, accomodation and other travel transactions. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

6. Best On-Demand Service  

This award goes to the service offering the best on-demand experience. This may include cleaning, food, transport, delivery, and any other services which can be requested and ordered when required. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

7. Best Niche Shopping Service           

This award goes to the best e-commerce site offering products in niche categories. These categories may include, but are not limited to fashion, food, hobby, decor or lifestyle products. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

8. Best Small Tech/E-commerce Business         

This award goes to the best online tech or e-commerce service that consists of a team of no more than 10 people or that generates no more than R2 million in annual revenue. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

9. Best Online Classifieds Service   

This award goes to the platform with the best classifieds offering. This may include property, car, accommodation or any other consumer to consumer listing. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

10. Best Marketplace Platform          

This award goes to the best marketplace platform that facilitates transactions between merchants and consumers. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

PEOPLE-FOCUSED

11. Best Customer Service      

This award goes to the online company or organisation offering outstanding customer service. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

12. Best Female Tech/E-Commerce Entrepreneur           

This award goes to the best female e-commerce or tech entrepreneur of 2017. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

13. Employer of the Year        

This award goes to the employer nominated, by employees, as the best employer in the tech or e-commerce industry. Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.

OVERALL

14. People’s Choice Award     

This award goes to the most popular tech or e-commerce platform or service as voted by the South African public.

15. E-commerce Service of the Year       

The e-commerce service that is regarded as the best in South Africa in terms of factors such as, but not limited to excellent service, wide variety or ease of use.Possible candidates can be nominated for this award and will then be shortlisted via the public voting and panel judging process.