The Mint has won the top prize in the 2015 WA Industry and Export Awards, securing the Premier’s Award for Excellence, as well as the Marketing and Design Excellence Industry Award.
Paying tribute, Premier Colin Barnett, said: “The Perth Mint is a leading example of excellence with its reputation for product innovation, advanced manufacturing capabilities and marketing excellence through traditional and digital promotion of its products in a highly competitive global industry.”
Now in its 27th year, the WA Industry and Export Awards promote and acknowledge the achievements of the State’s business community across sectors that include agriculture, manufacturing, medical research, information technology, education and creative industries.
Neil Vance, Group Manager Minted Products, accepted the award on behalf of the Mint, at the presentation dinner which was held on Friday 16 October at the Grand Hyatt Regency in East Perth.
The 2015 Marketing and Design Excellence Award recognises the Mint’s dedication to the production, promotion and sale of trusted pure gold, silver and platinum investment offerings and highly collectable legal tender coin programs, thus acknowledging our contribution to the State’s economic and social development, prosperity and growth.