7 March 2017
Registration: 18h00 – 19h00
Gala Dinner: 19h00
Time until Awards
The Top 500 honours South Africa’s business elite
What are the Top 500 Awards?
Every year, Top 500 – South Africa’s Best Managed Companies profiles the top five companies in 100 business sectors. Together making up the economy’s lauded “Top 500”, these heavyweight companies have an annual combined turnover of over R3,5 trillion and comprise the vanguard of corporate South Africa.
Now, for the first time,qualifying leading companies in Top 500’s 100 business sectors will step out of its pages and vie for grand honours at the inaugural Top 500 Awards, to be held in Johannesburg on 7 March 2017. In the build-up to the final, flagship award on the night, the question on everyone’s lips will be …
Who will be crowned South Africa’s Best Managed Company?
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Top 500 Awards Finalists
|Trans Hex Group Limited||Diamond Mining|
|The Petroleum, Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (Pty) Ltd||Gas|
|Anglo American South Africa Limited||Diversified Mining|
|EOH Holdings Limited||Information Technologies|
|Nashua Group||Office Automation|
|Altech Alcom Radio Distributors||Telecoms Equipment|
|Pinnacle||IT Components Distribution|
|Mweb Connect||Information Technologies|
|Bidvest Panalpina Logistics (BPL)||Freight Forwarding|
|Imperial Logistics Africa||Road Freight|
|Avis Budget ( a division of Barloworld South Africa (Pty) Ltd||Car Hire|
|Skynet Worldwide Express and Logistic Solutions||Courier Services|
|Liberty Holdings Limited||Life Insurance|
|Remgro Limited||Investment Holdings Companies|
|PSG Group Limited||InvestmentServices|
|Zeder Investment Limited||Speciality Finance|
|The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited||Banks|
Business Support Services
|Fidelity Security Services (Pty) Ltd||Corporate Security Services|
|Eqstra Holdings Limited (Passenger & Commercial Vehicles)||Fleet Management & Vehicle Tracking|
|Claremart Auction Group||Auction House|
|Servest Hygiene (a Division of Servest (Pty) Ltd||Hygiene Services|
|Adcorp Holdings Limited||Recruitment Group|
Media | Sponsored by Public Sector Manager
|Naspers Limited||Media Group|
|Multichoice South Africa Holdings (Pty) Ltd||Broadcasting Contractors|
|Primedia Outdoor a division of Primedia||Outdoor Media|
|Ogilvy South Africa (Pty) Ltd||Advertising|
|The MediaShop (Pty) Ltd||Media Agencies|
|Flight Centre||Travel & Tourism|
|Sun International Limited||Gaming & Leisure|
|Exhibition & Conference|
|Tsogo Sun Hotels||Hotels|
|Canal Walk Shopping Centre||Shopping Centres|
|Mr Price Group Limited||Retail – Soft Goods|
|Homechoice Holdings Limited||Direct Response Marketing|
|Woolworths Holdings Limited||Diversified Retailers / Food Retailers|
Health & Pharmaceuticals
|Discovery Medical Scheme (Pty) Ltd||Medical Aid Schemes|
|Medi-Clinic Southern Africa||Hospital Management|
|Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Limited||Pharmaceuticals|
|Discovery Health Pty Ltd||Medical Aid Administrators|
|Volvo Group Southern Afica||Commercial Vehicles|
|The South African Breweries (Pty) Limited||Beverages – Breweries|
|Metair Investments Limited||Automotive Components|
|Oceana Group Limited||Fishing|
|Mercedez Benz South Africa||Automobiles|
|Gibb (Pty) Ltd||Consulting Engineering|
|Murray & Roberts Cementation||Mining|
|Barlo Equipment a division of Barlowolrd SA||Industrial Products & Equipement|
|The Bidvest Group||Diversified Industrial|
|Sasol Limited||Specialise Chemicals|
|Engen Petroleum Limited||Retail & Commercial Fuels|
|Pretoria Portland Cement
Company Ltd (PPC)
|Massbuild (Pty) t/a Builders Warehouse||Builders Merchants|
Top 500 Best Managed Company
|Zeder Investments Holdings||Financial Services|
|Anglo American South African Limited||Diversified Mining|
|Naspers Limited||Meida Groups|
|Woolworths Holdings Limited||Diversified Retailers|
|Sasol Limited||Specialised Chemicals|
LIMITED SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES AVAILABLE
Why align your brand with the Top 500?
- The Awards will bring together hundreds of blue-chip company CEOs, government officials, academic thought leaders and foreign investors under one roof, providing an unparalleled networking opportunity.
- Top 500 is entrenched in the media landscape, meaning extensive brand exposure for your company, via both internal and external channels; before, during and after the Awards ceremony.
- Multiple B2B touchpoints include a high engagement website that recorded nearly 400 000 pageviews from January to October 2016 and almost 25% return visitors (Google Analytics).
- Strategically timed just into the new financial year, the Top 500 Awards will ensure your company top-of-mind awareness amongst other key decision makers driving South Africa’s economy.
What are the sponsorship opportunites?
- Become the event’s sole Platinum Sponsor, securing co-ownership of the Awards, access to the full delegates database, a headline speaking slot, significant influence in the Awards’ planning, extensive brand exposure and a host of VIP advantages.
- Become the event’s sole Gold Sponsor, securing a high-profile speaking slot, extensive brand exposure and a host of VIP advantages.
- Position your company as a thought leader by become an Award Category Sponsor, sharing the stage with the winner of your sponsored Award;
- Sponsor a branded VIP table upfront – or select a standard table for the Awards.
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