Dean Sammut has been shortlisted for the prestigious Australian Accounting Awards, partnered by Thomson Reuters.
Dean is in the running to take out one of Australia’s top industry awards and has been shortlisted as a finalist to win the Rising Star of the Year at the 2017 Australian Accounting Awards, hosted by Accountants Daily, Australia’s top publication for the accounting industry.
Now in its fourth consecutive year, the Australian Accounting Awards, which covers 26 categories, recognises individual excellence in accounting, from the profession’s most senior ranks to its rising stars.
Winners in the individual categories will automatically be shortlisted for the coveted Accountants Daily Excellence Award. In addition, Dean will be in the running for the Editor’s Choice Award, which recognises an individual’s outstanding contribution to the Accounting Industry.
“We broadened the awards program this year to better recognise the breadth and depth of the talent in this industry. For those who have made it to the finalist stage, congratulations, you have secured your place amongst Australia’s leading accounting professionals,” said Terry Braithwaite, head of partnerships at Accountants Daily.
“We are set for a superb evening when the awards are presented. The judges have a tough job on their hands this year and there no doubt will be huge excitement to hear their verdicts.”
Dean, a Partner at MMT Accountants + Advisers said he was humbled by the nomination. “Our recognition for the excellent contribution to the Sydney small business scene reinforces the strength of our brand in connecting with the community and engaging with our customers,” He added.
The winners will be announced at a black tie awards dinner on Friday, 26 May at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth.