Your company is representative of the French Touch? Our heritage, our cuisine, our style … More than unique, it’s a culture that should be built-up and showcased! Seize the opportunity to show how your business spread the French Touch in the Western Cape! African Jacquard, a unique combination of French sophistication and African style, winner of the Cap40 Startup Award in 2014, will reward achievement of individuals or companies promoting the French Taste and French Touch. Submissions will close on November 22nd at midnight.
How to apply to the Gout de France/Good France Award?
1/ Develop a 1-pager document (.pdf) presenting briefly your project AND complete our gout de france award - application form 2015. Your 1-pager can be a project description/diagram/design/wireframe that can briefly pitch your project to our jury. Submit your application to firstname.lastname@example.org before November 22nd at midnight.
2/Short-listed applications will be contacted by the Cap40 team by November 27th to provide further information on their project. A winner will be selected by a jury and will be informed on December 1st.
3/The winner will attend the Cap40 business awards Ceremony on December 4th 6PM-10PM at the Moyo Restaurant in Kirstenbosch.
Who can participate?
This award aims at recognizing achievement of individuals or companies promoting the French Taste and French Touch in South Africa and with a presence in the Western Cape. Any sector such as food, wine, spirits, fashion or design are eligible. The key criteria for award are the impact in South Africa, the originality of the product or company, and how it spreads the French Touch.
Which opportunities for you?
• You will have the opportunity to pitch your ideas or products and services in front of a crowd of business people.
• We will arrange to have a stand (table and a few chairs) for each entrepreneur to be set up so you will be able to customize and show your product during the pre-dinner.
• Your communication will benefit from the Cap40 post-event articles and pictures.
What is there to grab?
For this partnership, African Jacquard will reward the winner with surprises from its collection.
Who is African Jacquard?
African Jacquard, winner of the 2014 Cap40 Startup Award, offers a range of high quality, Jacquard woven interior design products focusing on kitchen and table linen. Each product is designed by local designers and artists and woven by Tissage Moutet in France and Svenmill, in South Africa. We pride ourselves in providing you with an unique combination of French sophistication and African style!
Learn more about us: African Jacquard website & Facebook - African Jacquard
The Cap40 Gala Event: http://cap40.co.za/events/cap40-business-awards-gala-2015
Purchase early-bird tickets for the Cap40 Awards: https://www.paygenius.co.za/payment/ticket/index/merchant/cap40events