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Jock McIlwain inducted into Hall of Fame

Gold Coast engineer, businessman, former councillor and philanthropist Jock McIlwain OAM has been inducted into the Gold Coast Business Hall of Fame. Mr McIlwain, who is referred to as the patriarch of Gold Coast canal development, was involved in designing and building many of the waterways that the city is now famous for. Born ...

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Bus builder named Business of the Year

Robina-headquartered bus manufacturer Transit Australia Group has been named the Gold Coast's Business of the Year. The company was named the winner of the major annual title before a Who's Who list of the business community at the Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards gala dinner held at Jupiters Hotel and Casino on Saturday night.
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Frosty Boy melts judges' hearts

  A former Brisbane soft serve ice cream company which moved its headquarters to Yatala last year, has enjoyed the sweet taste of success in its first bid to win a Gold Coast Business Excellence Award. Frosty Boy, which now manufactures the equivalent of two million serves of soft serve ice cream per day, was named the winner of the...

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Bus maker drives away with award win

  Robina-headquartered Transit Australia Group has driven away with another business honour after collecting a Gold Coast Business Excellence Award for August. The company, which builds buses under the Bustech brand and runs Surfside Buslines, recently launched Australia's first fully electric bus and has been selected as the le...

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Gold Coast business leaders celebrate 20 years of awards

A Who's Who list of the Gold Coast business and political elite turned out in force to celebrate the 20th birthday of the Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards. More than 70 of the Coast's leading power broker turned up for the launch of the 2015 awards at the home of Burleigh Brewing, the winner of the 2014 Gold Coast Business of th...

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