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Bayer Innovator Awards 09: entries close next week

MEDIA RELEASE – 21 May 2009

Don’t miss out on your chance to be selected by Bayer as one of New Zealand’s top innovators for 2009.

The Bayer Innovators Awards, which are being run in association with the National Business Review, are looking for New Zealand’s most innovative individuals in the following categories:

- Science and Health
- Design and Engineering
- Agriculture and Environment
- Research and Development
- Information Technology and Communications.

Finalists from each category will be showcased in the National Business Review – a great opportunity to get your name, your company and your innovation profiled in one of New Zealand’s most prestigious business publications.

Interested? All it takes is a few minutes of your time to tell us about yourself and your innovation, and why you should be recognised as New Zealand’s top innovator in your chosen category. Pop in a photo of yourself, hit submit and leave the rest to the judges!

Apply online - go to

But be quick! Entries close at 5pm on Friday 29 May 2009.

Winners will be announced at a cocktail event held on Tuesday 25 August in Auckland, and the National Business Review will run a special winners feature showcasing each of the category winners.

For more information about the Bayer Innovators Awards visit or for more information about Bayer visit


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