Business SA is South Australia's peak chamber of commerce with a diverse 4700-strong membership base including professional services, manufacturing, retail and emerging sectors. We get actively involved in every facet of industry and commerce across the State.
Services offered by us cover many operational and specialist areas including International Trade, Human Resources, Work Health and Safety. This is implemented through Training, Consulting, Publications, the International Business unit and Apprenticeship Support Australia.
Our mentorship programmes are endorsed by many business leaders throughout the State and will help you kick your business up a notch or ten.We assist organisations of all sizes to manage people and tackle the issues faced in today’s competitive business environment. Our highly skilled professionals provide hands-on assistance to identify workplace challenges and drive growth at every stage of the business lifecycle.
Our focus is clear – to lead business into the future. We help maximise the potential of your expertise, actively represent the needs of employers in a complex regulatory climate, and provide real business value.
Good Design Australia is an international design promotion organisation responsible for managing Australia's annual Good Design Awards program as well as a number of leading industry award programs including the Victorian Premier's Design Awards, the Design Entrepreneur Awards and the Young Australian Design Awards program.
With a proud heritage dating back to the Industrial Design Council of Australia (IDCA) established in 1958, the Australian Good Design Awards is recognised by the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (ICSID) as Australia’s peak design endorsement program.
The Good Design Awards is Australia’s longest standing national design award and promotion program, and one of the few forums for professional Industrial Designers and manufacturers to showcase their design expertise to national and international audiences. As a result of more than 50 years of design benchmarking, the program has focused on progressively raising the standard of design and innovation in Australia.
Good Design Australia is committed to:
Promoting the value and benefits of design to business, industry, government and the general public
Fostering a culture of design, creativity and innovation in Australia and internationally
Rewarding excellence in design and design-led innovation through the annual Good Design Awards and other design related events
Positioning design as a driver of innovation, competition, export and productivity
Demonstrating the importance of design in the link between innovation and the commercial success of products and services
Providing opportunities for emerging young designers to showcase their talent to business in Australia and internationally
Fostering collaborative partnerships with Australian and international organisations committed to the advancement of design