Across different sectors, 37 million Nigerians, young and old, male and female are pushing their personal limits to establish ventures that provide solutions, services and employment the founders and others. These people are the real backbone of the economy accounting for >48% of Nigeria’s GDP.
Only companies founded by Nigerians or operating largely in Nigeria make the list and all have experienced substantial growth in the last business year. All companies listed have annual gross revenues in excess of N50m in 2017. The list is not ranked according to revenue but according to growth and impact on the economy.
An award like this means a lot to your business. Out of 37 million SMEs, 100 are chosen each year purely on their growth achievements regardless of size.
Get national recognition for your achievements and exposure in nationwide media.
Boost employee morale, improve your talent attraction and let others know your achievements.
Stronger sales conversion as everyone loves to buy from a credible company.
Access to the Top 100 SME Conference with a billionaire as keynote speaker + networking.
Exclusive Deals for the Top 100 Class from business service providers that you will need.
Top 100 Certificate and Badge you can use on your website and publicity materials
A run-through of the award timelines.
July 22, 2018
August 15, 2018
September 15, 2018.
Winners will receive an honoree package shortly before the list goes live on BusinessDay and Bossman containing the company’s official rank and promotional material.
October 15, 2018
Celebrate your growing success at the Top 100 fastest growing SME Conference in Lagos, Nigeria. Along with other entrepreneurs from Nigeria’s fastest-growing companies, enjoy an evening of feasting, networking and inspirational speech from a leading Nigerian billionaire entrepreneur
No, there is no application fee, the award is absolutely free. However, there is N25,000 fee applicable to those who wants prominence/special feature in the publication.
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