On Thursday the 3rd of September 2015, the first ever Best of the Best 2015 Awards Ceremony took place at the luxurious Fairmont Resort in Zimbali. There was a general air of excitement as the finalists and sponsors gathered to hear who would take top honours in the ten different competition categories.
And the winners are:
For Active Lifestyle: Ringside Boxing Ballito
For Arts & Culture: Bon Bon Maison Creative Décor
For Body & Soul: Café Barber
For Dining: La Piazza
For Hotels & Destinations: Coco de Mer
For Kids & Family: Curro Mount Richmore School
For Nightlife & Entertainment: Crush Nightclub
For Property: Harcourts
For Services: Simply Models
For Shopping: Singh’s Mutton market
Enterprise iLembe’s CEO Thami Mkhwanazi, was very impressed with the community’s involvement in the awards that Enterprise iLembe sponsored this year.
“It was wonderful to see the finalists come out to support this worthy initiative that celebrates and recognises service excellence in the North Coast area. We hope these awards will continue to incentivise these businesses and others in building a positive culture to strive for superior service standards. Our aim is to make iLembe the destination of choice for investment, business and tourism. We are already looking forward to next year’s awards and are confident that even more businesses will be nominated,” he said.
The Best of the Best awards geared at honouring local businesses that have shown a level of excellence in their industry. Along with the category awards being presented, ten ‘Special Recognition Awards’ were also presented to individuals in the Ballito community that were seen to play a vital and significant role in the community and embodied the essence of service excellence.