7June, The Centre For Accessibility
won the award for Excellence in Professional Services at the 11th annual 2019
Fremantle Chamber of Commerce Business Awards.
The Awards were hosted at the Fremantle Esplanade Hotel by Rydges with the purpose of bringing together and rewarding the most unique, distinctive and inventive business leaders as one of the great celebrations for the Fremantle business community.
was given to the Centre For Accessibility as a result of its work in promoting
the importance of digital access through its training workshops and online resource.
The Centre was founded in 2018 initially as a partnership between Fremantle-based
organisations DADAA, Media
On Mars and Digital Access Specialist Dr
list of winners from the 2019 Fremantle business Awards are as follows:
Of Fremantle Leadership Award Sustainable Enterprise: The Raw Kitchen-Zero
Of Fremantle Leadership Award Destination Marketing Campaign: Fremantle Ports
Quay To Summer Campaign
Excellence Award Marine, Engineering & Defence Industry: Ikad Engineering
Award Professional Service: Centre For Accessibility
Dame Excellence Award Innovation: Wa Maritime Museum
For Outstanding Event: City Of Fremantle – Street Arts Festival 2019
Award For Best Retail: Glen Cowans Fine Art Photography Gallery
Award For Best Attraction: Wa Maritime Museum-The Antarctica Vr Experience
Choice Award: Percy Flint
Of The Year: Wa Maritime Museum
Foundations Scholarship Winner: The Raw Kitchen – Zero Store
In a tweet on the night, Dr Scott Hollier stated that it was a privilege to represent the Centre For Accessibility in receiving the award. The Centre is continuing to explore new opportunities in promoting the importance of digital access with its recent launch of the Australian Access Awards, the first Australian national awards dedicated to the celebration of best practice in the use of accessible websites and apps.