GGI Member Firm of the Year

The "GGI Member Firm of the Year" award has been created to recognize GGI member firms that are prominent in particular areas of proficiency and excellence within the GGI community. The awards reflect the innovation, achievement, strategy, progressive and inspirational changes taking place within the industry.


All GGI members are eligible to submit one nomination another GGI member as the "Member of the Year". Award nominations must be received before March each year. Non-GGI members are not permitted to submit nominations.


The judging panel which is comprised of GGI’s Executive Committee and GGI’s Executive Management will scrutinise all nominations received to ensure that they meet the specific criteria for the GGI Member of the Year Award and will compile a shortlist from the nominated firms on the basis of the following criteria:

  • Reliability
  • Professionalism
  • Best practices
  • Response behaviour
  • Reputation
  • Certification and further training
  • Outstanding commitment
  • Client Services
  • Professional qualifications

Criteria such as particularly sustainable office management (e.g. paperless office), or excellent working conditions and social responsibility (employer of the year), and rapid but sustainable growth are also taken into account.

Award Ceremony

The awards are presented during the Gala Dinner at the GGI World Conference.