Naming Rights Sponsor


LPE - Queensland's electricity provider was founded on the Sunshine Coast with the vision to empower people to save money and to create sustainable communities of the future. The LPE team does that by creating practical solutions and sharing knowledge to enable informed decisions and affect change. Over the last six years, LPE has grown rapidly and now employs over 65 staff to take care of over 40,000 Queenslanders for their home, business and strata electricity.

Joining LPE means you are shopping locally for your electricity. We all choose local businesses for good reasons – it keeps our money here to support local causes and provide local jobs.

You will always talk to a local when you call LPE’s Maroochydore customer care centre. The team is passionate about providing personalised service and LPE’s best rate for your address. As well as providing residential and business electricity, LPE is recognised as the strata community specialist. This reputation has developed from tailoring innovative solutions for multi-tenanted apartments and commercial sites to deliver savings and access to previously unattainable renewable energy and sustainability.

These solutions include innovative use of technology to maximise efficiency and economy across embedded electricity networks, centralised hot water and other utilities, as well as the most recent exciting initiative – shared solar.

LPE would love to welcome you as a customer and we are eager to assist local enterprises explore options to reduce costs, improve sustainability, and be environmentally friendly.

1800 040 168

Platinum Sponsor


Sunshine Coast Council Major Program PartnerSunshine Coast Council

Sunshine Coast Council has supported the Sunshine Coast Business Awards since their inception and have been a major sponsor for the past eight years. These Business Awards, which highlight the best and most innovative businesses we have in our region, have become the largest of their type in regional Australia. An awards program is a key action of the Regional Economic Development Strategy which highlights the need to support business excellence through a highly competitive award and recognition program.
(07) 5475 7272

Gold Sponsors

Noosa Council

Noosa's beauty, weather and enviable lifestyle opportunities make it one of Australia's most desirable places to live, work and visit. Located on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, Noosa is just 1.5 hours’ drive from Brisbane. Recognised as Queensland’s first UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Noosa epitomises a sustainable and healthy lifestyle location envied by many. And whether you prefer short, long or SUP we’ve got a pointbreak, open beach or tranquil river system to get back that work-life balance.

Noosa Council
(07) 5329 6500

Buderim Private Hospital

Buderim Private Hospital has been serving the Sunshine Coast community since 1980 and is part of UnitingCare Health - one of the largest not-for-profit private hospital groups in Queensland which operates more than 1000 licensed beds across four hospitals.

Buderim Private Hospital
(07) 5430 3303

Visit Sunshine Coast

Visit Sunshine Coast (VSC) is a not-for-profit, membership-based, destination marketing organisation. Competition in the tourism sector is intense, so it is critical that VSC fosters a culture of excellence, and by supporting awards such as this - we hope to send a message that on the Sunshine Coast we welcome and reward the best of the best.
(07) 5458 8800

Englander Davis

Englander Davis do business differently. We are a global company and refuse to think small. We believe that every business has the potential to stand out from the competition and to do this we tap into what makes your business quintessentially unique and unleash it. Our goal is to help you get found, whether that is on social media, google or any other vague window of the internet you desire.

Englander Davis don’t believe in the 9 to 5… well we do but we never really specify AM or PM. Our team work around to clock for clients all over the globe to ensure they are getting the returns they expect from us; the returns we expect from ourselves. If you are sick of thinking small you really only have one choice, don’t you? We help you stand out. We help you get found. Simple.
1300 640 508

Silver Sponsors


Stockland is one of the largest diversified property groups in Australia – owning, developing and managing a large portfolio of retail town centres, workplace and logistics assets, residential communities and retirement living villages. On the Sunshine Coast, Stockland has been investing and contributing to the growth of the region for over 20 years. Current active projects in the region include residential and retirement developments including Aura, Birtinya and Bokarina Beach and town centres including Birtinya, Baringa and the future Aura City Centre.

Stockland have demonstrated a commitment to investing in high-value jobs across their projects including the Birtinya Health Hub and Town Centre, Kawana Business Village and Aura, creating over 30,000 long term jobs. Stockland looks forward to continued investment and operation of key assets into the future to continue to deliver ongoing economic contribution to the Sunshine Coast community.
(07) 3013 5830


ADFX is a full-service Media and Creative agency with a boutique approach, we are a uniquely holistic and multi-skilled advertising agency. It is our careful balance of innovation and strategy that makes us an ideal advertising partner. Our collective expertise delivers exceptional results and ROI. Our campaigns are grounded in data, strategic media buying and innovative cut-through creative. ADFX doesn’t just provide full advertising services, we provide clients with a team of award-winning, passionate advisors to ensure every campaign delivers results.

Specialising in developing integrated AD Campaigns with eye catching creative; the ADFX creative team brings exceptional craft, concept and storytelling together through fully integrated creative advertising campaigns, visual brand identities and digital design. We create business-transforming ideas from research to execution and across all digital and traditional channels earning our clients brand transformation and profitable solutions.

ADFX can assist with your Company Branding and Campaign Messaging, exploring Customer/Buyer Personas, Creation of eye-catching Advertising Content, Printed collateral, Production of Video and Audio Ads and Strategic Media Planning encompassing TV, Press, Radio, Out of Home, along with all things Social & Digital Media. What does this mean for clients? A targeted approach, delivering cost-efficient solutions. The media landscape is evolving daily, and with ADFX at the forefront, clients have up to date information and data at their fingertips.
(07) 5478 4842

Sunquest Industries

Sunquest Industries is one of the leading Signage, Plastics and LED Screen companies on the coast, with the Sunquest Brand entering its 38th year. Centrally located in Warana , with a 1000sqm manufacturing facility and qualified staff producing high quality projects, Sunquest Industries supplies signs, LED screens statewide. From concept to completion Sunquest is the “point of difference”.
(07) 5437 8024

Portable Creations

With over 25 years of industry experience, Portable Creations has established itself as Australia’s leading supplier of exhibition systems, marketing solutions and portable display stands. Portable Creations is 100% Australian owned with our production facility and head office based in Sydney, and our professional network of sales and support offices located in Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Canberra.
 0417 218 557

Walker Corporation

Walker Corporation is proud to be the master developer for the Maroochydore City Centre on the Sunshine Coast.  We are Australia’s largest private, diversified development company with over 50 years’ experience and have delivered over 1000 projects that span the length and width of Australia, and internationally: in America, Canada, Fiji and Malaysia.

We’re one of the few developers with expertise across all areas of the property spectrum, from residential through to master planned communities, retail, commercial, industrial and resort living. What is most important to us is that they serve their respective communities well, incorporating leading edge engineering, technology and ecologically sustainable development practises.
(02) 8273 9600

Sunshine Coast Airport

Welcoming almost 1.3 million passengers in the 2018/19 financial year, Sunshine Coast Airport is one of the fastest growing airports in Australia. Accommodating flights through our airline partners, destinations with direct services include Adelaide, Auckland, Cairns, Canberra, Emerald, Melbourne, Newcastle and Sydney. Sunshine Coast Airport is committed to becoming the airport of choice for the region, and will see us bring more flights, more often to new and existing destinations.
1300 993 543

Bronze Sponsors

SRJ Walker Wayland

SRJ Walker Wayland is a firm of Business Growth Advisors, Accountants and Auditors dedicated to building genuine relationships with our clients, utilising a holistic business approach to achieve both business and personal goals. We specialise in identifying the underlying causes of poor profit performance and peeling back inefficiencies undermining your profitability. The SRJ Walker Wayland team are experienced Advisors that can assist with everything from Start-ups, Strategic Planning, Profit Improvement, KPI Monitoring, Cash flows, Tax and Compliance as well as Succession Planning. We are 100% committed to Growing Business, Growing People.
(07) 5301 9957

Telstra Business Technology Centre Sunshine Coast

TBTC Sunshine Coast are your dedicated team of small businesses experts. We pride ourselves in being true partners who actively consult to bring future-focused tech solutions to our small business owners from Bribie Island to Rockhampton. Based in the heart of Maroochydore, we're your IT experts, with the power of Telstra with a local touch.
(07) 5456 8222

Pacific Motor Group

Pacific Motor Group is proud to have been servicing the Sunshine Coast community since 1986. Representing Ford, Kia, Isuzu UTE, Land Rover and Jaguar, we are confident we can help you find your next car! Here at Pacific Motor Group, we have a range of new and used cars to suit every need. From economical small cars to a complete range of family, performance and luxury vehicles, we’ve got you covered.

Exceeding Customer Expectations
With locations in Caloundra, Maroochydore and Noosa, you will never be far away from a Pacific Motor Group dealership. We pride ourselves on repeat and referral business. In fact, one of our employees recently sold his 4,000th car! Our aim is to encourage our staff to be 'always thinking' of how they can satisfy our customer’s motoring needs, but also to be 'always thinking' of how they can do this better. For more information or advice, please don’t hesitate to contact one of our dealerships today.
(07) 5458 9777

TAFE Queensland

TAFE Queensland is Queenslands largest registered training organisation.
(07) 5457 1149


BDO’s team of Sunshine Coast accountants and business advisers combines local market knowledge and technical expertise with the global reach, capacity and breadth of services of our global network. We provide a range of audit, tax and advisory services to a diverse client base across many industries.

Our approach to client service is underpinned by strong, ongoing relationships and a drive to exceed your expectations. This involves anticipating your needs; being clear, open and swift in our communication; consistently meeting our commitments; providing the right people for the job, and creating value through innovative insights and advice you can rely on.
(07) 5456 7905

Event Partners

Portable Creations

Portable Creations are a boutique supplier of premium grade mobile marketing kits designed to suit your exact needs and budget; hire or buy, it’s your choice. From concept to completion we provide an all-inclusive solution for your mobile marketing needs including project management, graphic design and on site logistics. With over 25 years of experience, Portable Creations are the leaders in mobile marketing.
 1300 136 005

Eyes Wide Open Images

Barry Alsop created his independent photography business Eyes Wide Open Images in 2000. Photography had simply been a life long hobby until a serious soul-searching exercise affirmed his desire to pursue his passion on a full time basis. During the past 20 or so years, he has documented an amazing range of events, sport, culture, travel, people and places.
0417 721 400

Sunshine Coast Convention Centre

The Sunshine Coast Convention Centre is the ultimate convention and event destination located within the natural beauty of bush and beach at the Novotel Twin Waters Resort. With fresh air and fresh ideas, we offer a flexible new way to conference. We are a premier convention and event destination combining a world class business and leisure venue with event expertise to create unique experiences. Step outside the box, this is not your average convention centre. The only limit is your imagination!
(07) 5450 9582

AV Partners

Specialising in audiovisual services, AV Partners can provide you with plenty of advice garnered from years of experience working in the industry. AV Partners are the audiovisual company of choice if you are looking for a partner that can help make your next event a success.
(07) 5450 9502

Media Partners

92.7 Mix FM

92.7 Mix FM is The Best Mix on the Coast; with the Sunshine Coast’s longest running breakfast show, Mark & Caroline and the greatest hits all day. 92.7 Mix FM is proud to be connected to the community in every way. They are passionate about their listeners and give back to the community through various appeals including their biggest effort, the annual Give Me 5 for Kids appeal. They are passionate about their music too. Playing the greatest hits from the past 50 years that people love. 92.7 Mix FM is local, fun, outgoing, positive and happy to embrace change 92.7 Mix FM is ‘The Best Mix on the Coast’.

Mix FM
(07) 5479 8333

Seven Network Sunshine Coast

Seven News, Queensland’s Number one, is proud of our long history and sponsorship of the Sunshine Coast Business Awards. Join us weeknights from 6 on the main 7 channel and again on 7TWO from 6.30pm. All our top stories can also be found online via our 7News Sunshine Coast Facebook page. You can also download our 7plus app to watch all your favourite shows.
(07) 5430 1777

Sunshine Coast Daily

A vibrant and successful publication, the Sunshine Coast Daily reflects the dynamic growth and affluence of our region. The Sunshine Coast Daily is our local daily newspaper committed to showcasing local business success stories.
(07) 5430 8000

In-Kind Sponsors


We help grow your business online. kmo is a Brisbane based web design agency. kmo was established by experienced industry professionals in 2007 and has rapidly grown to become one of Australia’s leading website design and development companies.

kmo prides itself on offering valuable digital solutions that work for your business. Using the latest technologies and methods our website designers and developers assist companies to take their products and services online allowing them to broaden their market, increase awareness of their offerings, improve distribution channels as well as streamline and automate business processes.
1300 965 232