Frequently Asked Questions
All shipping companies and individuals with experience are eligible to enter appropriate categories.
All attendees must book and pay for their tickets in order to attend the Ghana Shippers Awards. Table bookings can be made by contacting the Team or click here to book your seat.
The earlier you book your tickets the more chance you have of getting the best seats in the required zone. A 10% discount is given for seats booked prior to the nomination deadline and a discount of 10% is given for bookings of 2 tables or more. click here to book your seat.
We can’t stress enough how important it is that the winners will be judged on the quality of their entries, and cannot rely on reputation alone. Be clear and accurate with your entry, but don’t feel the need to write thousands of words. If there is a word limit on the category guideline follow it. If not, say concisely but thoughtfully why your company’s performance is better than the rest, highlighting key achievements. Read the nomination criteria specific to your entry, and remember – Keep your focus on your achievements.
It is not compulsory but some companies do like to provide testimonials from clients and photographs of work completed or initiatives undertaken. You may add any supporting materials you wish to send to the e-mail with your entry form. Please ensure individual emails do not exceed 5MB maximum.
Representatives from nominating companies must be available on the night of the awards. By nominating yourselves you are committing to attending should you make it to the Ghana Shippers Awards finals.
Depending on the category, activities commenced, conducted or completed (Read each category guideline carefully) between May, 2017 are eligible.
Winners will be announced on May, 2017, Award Gala.
Executives and management from Ghana’s Shipping community including Freight forwarding companies, service and supply companies, financial and professional advisory firms and government agencies will be in attendance.
The Ghana Shippers Awards will promote and celebrate Ghana Shipping achievement, business success and entrepreneurship. Global recognition of your company and executives as Shipping leaders. Option to have your company or name published in the Newspaper after the event.