Awards & Gala Dinner

Sofitel Sydney Wentworth Ballroom
61-101 Phillip Street, Sydney

Event Details

Receipt Bank are hosting our first-ever Awards night where we will celebrate Accountants and Bookkeepers paving the way for our industry.

6.45pm Arrival and Drinks
7pm Awards and Dinner
10pm Event Ends

Dress Code:
Cocktail attire

Award Categories

  • Accountant of the Year
  • Bookkeeper of the Year
  • Accounting Firm of the Year
  • Bookkeeping Firm of the Year
  • Thought Leader of the Year – Accountant
  • Thought Leader of the Year – Bookkeeper
  • Asia Partner of the Year
  • Most Efficient Accountant
  • Most Efficient Bookkeeper
  • Up and Coming Accountant
  • Up and Coming Bookkeeper

Awards Committee Members:

Luis Sanchez, General Manager, Receipt Bank
Jessica Minnett, Account Development Team Manager, Receipt Bank
Jack Blayney, Key Accounts Manager, Receipt Bank
Rick Van Dyk , Chief Development Officer, Institute of Certified Bookkeepers
Jeremy Rowe, General Manager – Innovation, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Nominations Open: 1 November 2019
Nominations Close: 21 February 2020
Finalists Announced: Early March 2020



Do I have to be nominated for an award or can I nominate myself?

You can nominate yourself for an award, or a colleague or even your firm

Are nominations anonymous?

All nominations are anonymous

Can I make more than one nomination?

You can make multiple nominations and can nominate someone for up to 3 categories

Can I submit for more than one category?

Yes you can, you can submit for 3 maximum

How do I know if I am eligible for an award?

You can click here to read more about each category to see if you fit the criteria

What supporting documents do I need when submitting?

The more information and documentation you provide the greater is strengthens your submission. Add any credentials, previous awards, articles etc

Do I have to attend if I am a finalist?

Yes, you will need to purchase a ticket and attend the event

How can I attend the event? Can my firm purchase a table

You can buy a ticket here. You can also purchase a table of 10.

What is the judging process?

Our committee comprises of a variety of industry professionals who will review all nominations and meet to discuss each submission

What are the terms and conditions?

Click here for the terms and conditions