Written on the 24 October 2016
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YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR:
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Nik Mirkovic & Alex Tomic, HiSmile. adidas femme pas cher
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DIGITAL & TECHNOLOGY:
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Scott Hunt, Fitness Enhancement. mu2legendzen
HOSPITALITY & TOURISM:
Cameron Bray, Bray Management.
MANUFACTURING, WHOLESALE & DISTRIBUTION:
MARKETING, PR & EVENTS:
Kris Simmons, Simmons Livingstone & Associates.
PROPERTY & CONSTRUCTION:
RETAIL & SERVICES:
Anthony Simon, ApprovalBuddy.