October 2018

Triple-award winner Itree takes home top honours at 2018 Illawarra’s Business Awards



Just weeks after being presented with the 2018 Australian Business Award for Employer of Choice, Itree has been awarded as the Illawarra Business of the Year 2018. Itree received the highest award for the region when the Illawarra Business Chamber hosted the 2018 IMB Bank Illawarra Business Awards on Friday night, 19th October.


Itree was recognised for being an innovative and progressive organisation that develops intelligent software and solutions for government agencies, regulators and service providers, in Australia and New Zealand. Intentional performance culture, leadership and strategy were mentioned as being the driving catalysts for guiding Itree's teams, inspiring and motivating employees.


Itree has focused effort over the last two years towards being an innovative organisation. As a finalist for Excellence in Innovation, Itree had the opportunity to showcase REACH, Itree’s secure data sharing platform which provides timely access to relevant information across government agencies, resulting in improved safety outcomes for our community.


A superb result on the night, Itree was named Outstanding Employer of Choice, whilst Andrew Jackson, Itree’s Head of Technical Engineering, was awarded the prize for Outstanding Young Employee in the Region. Culminating at the night’s pinnacle Itree took home the ultimate award of ILLAWARRA BUSINESS OF THE YEAR 2018.


Ben Hobby, CEO of Itree commented, “Amongst so many great businesses and people achieving spectacular outcomes here in the Illawarra, we are thoroughly thrilled to be recognised with these awards. Our people are the heart of our business, and these awards are another testament to the loyalty, fabulous results and innovation that they bring to our business each day. I congratulate their dedication and honour them for making Itree what it is today."


Watch the WIN TV report here.

As reported by the Illawara Mercury.


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