Award Categories

Ireland's Micro Business Awards is an event that celebrates the best in small businesses and culminates in an awards ceremony that honours the very best small business professionals and community groups.

  • Reinvention Of The Year

    Going from industry A to Industry B due to client needs or economic reasons.

  • Craft Business Of The Year

    This covers all types of craft.

  • B2B Business Of The Year

    Business to Business – Covering all business to business providers.

  • Food Provider Of The Year

    Wholesale or retailer, manufacturing or baker. Farm to fork.

  • Giving Back Business Of The Year

    Business or community group who gives back to the community. Everything from community conscious businesses, theatre groups, first responders and all types of community service groups who provide an unpaid service in the community.

  • Image And Occasion Business Of The Year

    Do you provide services for those special Occasions? It doesn't matter what your service is, as long as it is for special occasions.

  • Seniorpenuer Of The Year

    As with our young entrepreneur this is for the over 50s. Any business operated by a seniorpenuer can enter this category.

  • Male Entrepreneur Of The Year
  • People's Choice Of The Year
  • New Business Of The Year

    Any business created on or after 1st January 2016.

  • E-Commerce Business Of The Year

    E Commerce websites. Etsy, EBay shops, Amazon Stores

  • Business Support Service Of The Year

    This covers your “Go To” for supports, who offer their support, without charge. It could be a FB Group, A mentor, A Website.

  • Health And Holistic Business Of The Year

    This covers all the alternative health providers. Reiki, Massage, Hypnosis, Acupuncture or any other type of alternative (or mainstream) health care.

  • Best Social Media Presence Of The Year

    To include FB. Twitter, Tumblr, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest. What does your social media say about you?

  • Entertainment Business Of The Year

    This is for everyone in the Party planning, DJing, or any other part of the entertainment industry.

  • Young Business Person Of The Year

    Under 35 on 1st Jan 2018.

  • Female Entrepreneur Of The Year
  • Best Overall Business Of The Year

    From the list of finalists 1 business will be chosen as the overall Micro Business of the year.

MBA is a gathering of hundreds of leaders and influencers from all over Ireland.

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