LATHI THA’ EYECARE WALK AWAY WITH HEALTHCARE EXCELLENCE AWARD FROM THE 8TH ANNUAL AFRICAN ACCESS NATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDS (AANBA).
The African Access National Business Awards was first introduced by Topco Media in 2002 to recognise and honour the top performers of the year in both business and industry, for individuals, companies and government. The event is presented in association with the annual business publication, SA’s Top Performing Companies as well as having African Access as the headline sponsor for the first time
Lathi Tha’ Eyecare was a finalist in two of the categories, “Fast Growth Company Award” and “Healthcare Excellence Award” but walked away with the Healthcare Excellence Award on the night of the event on the 27th of May 2010.
Description of Awards:
Healthcare Excellence Award: In recognition of the healthcare organisation that has demonstrated an overall standard of excellence and innovation in the course of providing health services to the public, showing best practice throughout. Pharmaceutical companies that have shown a similarly outstanding performance (for example, through the development of innovative products) are also eligible to enter.
Fast Growth Company Award: This category is open to SMMEs with a turnover of under R50 million in their last financial year. The winner will have demonstrated significant growth in their market sector through best business practices and innovation, under-pinned by a strong financial performance.