Deloitte Axia-Award 2012 and accompanying study: Growth Engine SMEs – Road to Success

The Witten Institute for Family Business is again partner of Deloitte in North-Rhine Westphalia for the Deloitte Axia-Award 2012. Each year the Axia-Award honours excellent SMEs in Germany. As the Axia-Award 2011 has been so successful, the application phase for the Axia-Award 2012 starts now. Under this year’s slogan “Growth Engine SMEs – Road to Success” Deloitte again honours SMEs that delivered an excellent and ground-breaking performance and are a motor for growth in Germany. This year the WIFU is again on the Award jury and furthermore carries out an accompanying study for North-Rhine Westphalia.

How and when to apply?

Enterprises that are at least partly family-owned can apply for the Axia-Award. Please use the online form for your application here. Additionally, the WIFU also carries out a scientific study where you can participate, irrespective of your award application. The results of this study will be analysed anonymously and serve the purpose to find implications for practice. The questionnaire for the study is available here.

You find an overview with all relevant information about the Axia-Award 2012 here and on the website of Deloitte & Touche here.

Deadline is August 17th, 2012.