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The BCI Australasian Awards recognise the outstanding contribution of business continuity professionals and organizations living in or operating in Australia, New Guinea, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Lombok, Sulawesi Eastward, Borneo and Bali. The 2014 Awards were hosted in Melbourne on Friday October the 17th. This gala event recognised professional practitioners, organisations and key individuals active in the business continuity and resilience disciplines across the region.

All winners from the BCI Australasian Awards 2014 will automatically be entered into the BCI Global Awards that take place in November during the BCM World Conference and Exhibition, 5th to 6th November 2014 in London.

The Categories: 
There are nine judged categories and one public vote category.

Judged Categories:

  • Business Continuity Consultant of the Year
  • Business Continuity Manager of the Year
  • Public Sector Business Continuity Manager of the Year
  • Most Effective Recovery of the Year
  • BCM Newcomer of the Year
  • Business Continuity Team of the Year
  • Business Continuity Provider of the Year (BCM Service)
  • Business Continuity Provider of the Year (BCM Product)
  • Business Continuity Innovation of the Year (Product/Service)

Public Vote Category

  • Industry Personality of the Year

 For detailed descriptions of each of these categories click here.

Applications for the Awards are open to Members and Non-Members of the BCI.

The Judging Panel

  • Sharon Buckland MBCI
  • Wasim Malik FBCI
  • Juliet Viney MBCI
  • Chris Green FBCI

Local Process Leader

  • David Tickner FBCI

Read the judges' biographies.

Note: A judge will not be assigned an entry which their own organization has submitted.

The 2014 Australasian Awards Winners

Business Continuity Consultant of the Year
Paul Trebilcock MBCI, Director, JBTGlobal Corporate Advisory

Highly Commended
Nalin Wijetilleke MBCI, Director/Principal Consultant, ContinuityNZ Limited

Business Continuity Manager of the Year
Sarah McDonald MBCI, Senior Manager – Business Resilience, Deloitte Touche Tomatsu

Public Sector BC Manager of the Year
Ian Goldfinch MBCI, Manager, ICT Continuity Planning, eHealth Systems, SA Health

BCM Newcomer of the Year
Mark Dossetor AMBCI, Manager Business Continuity, Department of Transport, Planning and Local Infrastructure (DTPLI)

Business Continuity Team of the Year
Australian Taxation Office

Highly Commended
Westpac Banking Corporation

Business Continuity Provider of the Year (Product)
Linus Information Security Solutions Pty Ltd
Two products are awarded for this category.

Highly Commended
RiskLogic Pty Ltd

Business Continuity Provider of the Year (Service)
Hewlett-Packard Australia Pty Ltd

Highly Commended
Linus Information Security Solutions

Business Continuity Innovation of the Year
PAN Software Pty. Ltd.

Most Effective Recovery of the Year
Bank of New Zealand

Highly Commended
Westpac Banking Corporation

Industry Personality of the Year
Peter Brouggy

The 2014 Australasian Awards Shortlist

Business Continuity Consultant of the Year
Steven Cvetkovic MBCI, Managing Director, Continuity & Compliance Management Services Pty Ltd
Ian Perry, Director, Chelmsford Consulting Limited
Oliver Pettit, Client Director – Risk Services, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
Ken Simpson MBCI, Principal Consultant, The VR Group
Paul Trebilcock MBCI, Director, JBTGlobal Coporate Advisory
Nalin Wijetilleke MBCI, Director/Principal Consultant, ContinuityNZ Limited

Business Continuity Manager of the Year
John Doble, Business Continuity Manager, NBN Co.
Sarah McDonald MBCI, Senior Manager – Business Resilience, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

Public Sector BC Manager of the Year
Ian Goldfinch MBCI, Manager, ICT Continuity Planning eHealth Systems, SA Health
David Reason, Senior Risk Manager, EQC (Earthquake Commission)

BCM Newcomer of the Year
Dale Cochrane CBCI, Business Continuity Consultant, National Australia Bank
Mark Dossetor AMBCI, Manager Business Continuity, Department of Transport, Planning and Local Infrastructure (DTPLI)
Eddie Ramirez, Business Continuity Coordinator, Westpac Group

Business Continuity Team of the Year
Australian Taxation Office
Department of Justice, Victoria
Victorian Department of Transport, Planning and Local Infrastructure
Kiwibank Ltd

Business Continuity Provider of the Year (Product)
Linus Information Security Solutions Pty Ltd BCAW and Revive
RiskLogic Pty Ltd

Business Continuity Provider of the Year (Service)
Continuity & Compliance Management Services Pty Ltd
Hewlett-Packard Australia Pty Ltd
Linus Information Security Solutions Pty Ltd
Plan B Limited
RiskLogic

Business Continuity Innovation of the Year
Continuity & Compliance Management Services Pty Ltd
PAN Software Pty. Ltd.
RiskLogic Pty Ltd

Most Effective Recovery of the Year
Bank of New Zealand
Plan B Limited
Westpac Banking Corporation

Industry Personality of the Year
Peter Brouggy
Steven Cvetkovic MBCI
Howard Kenny MBCI