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2021 LMBA Winners

World-leading innovation, technology and entrepreneurship take centre stage in 2021 Lord Mayor’s Business Awards

2021 LMBA Finalists

Brisbane business finalists to be awarded for their resilience and strength Unprecedented economi...

Saving lives and the environment with landfill

According to Enviro Sand Chairman Jim McKnoulty asking “dumb questions” helped his company turn a common landfill item into a valuable commodity that is saving lives and the environment.

Brisbane's business resilience standout of 2020 LMBA

26/11/2020 Following a harrowing year for Brisbane business, stories of adaption and success in the ...


In one of the most extraordinary years in history, finalists in the 2020 Lord Mayor’s Business Awards have shown how Brisbane will grow and transform in a COVID-safe way.

Meet a past winner: Food Connect

Winning a Lord Mayor’s Business Award gave Food Connect a big boost in the cut-throat food industry and raised awareness of how social enterprises can be successful.

Nominations now open for the 2020 Lord Mayor’s Business Awards

Brisbane Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner has opened nominations for 2020 Lord Mayor’s Business Awards, featuring a new category for business adaptation.

Meet a past winner: Microba

Microba is a Brisbane-based microbial genomics company that is using world-leading technology to give consumers a deeper understanding of their gut health.

Vita Group’s Maxine Horne named Lord Mayor’s Business Person of the Year

Maxine Horne, the CEO and co-founder of leading Australian retailer Vita Group, was named Brisbane’s top business person at the 14th annual Lord Mayor’s Business Awards on 18 October.

56 finalists to vie for Lord Mayor’s Business Awards

A high-resolution radar that predicts mine site collapses, a food delivery service connecting local farmers to consumers, and an online platform helping people access legal services are among 56 finalists in Brisbane’s 2019 Lord Mayor’s Business Awards.