Welcome to

Welcome to

Top Women in business home



Top Women is a trusted network of gender-empowered companies and…

TW Publication

The authority on gender empowerment in business for nearly 20 years.




Stay up to date with the latest news in Women Empowerment


Top Women Podcasts

Welcome to Top Women Business Unusual Podcast

Top Women Masterclasses

Welcome to Top Women in Business Masterclasses

TW Conference

Join the world’s fastest growing platform for women who lead!

TW Regionals

is travelling around South Africa to reach female entrepreneurs

You need to consider becoming a certified women-owned business

Top Women Certified Companies

TW Awards

Are you ready to showcase your gender empowerment?




Contact us

Want to get in touch? We’d love to hear from you.


Visit our office

The authority on gender empowerment in business for nearly 20 years.

Join South Africa’s Top Gender Empowered Network

Written by Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

Nominations for the 17th annual Standard Bank Top Women awards celebration are now open.

Taking place in Johannesburg on the 13 August 2020, with intense media coverage, the awards ceremony honours and applauds outstanding leadership, inspiration, vision and innovation as demonstrated by individuals and organisations advancing women to the forefront of the economy. Covering all major sectors and celebrating organisations ranging from SMMEs to multinationals, the Standard Bank Top Women Awards places the spotlight on outstanding  gender empowerment initiatives across 24 categories. Last year’s event hosted over 800 attendees, with VIPs including Princess of Africa, Yvonne Chaka Chaka; South African Olympic gold medallist, Caster Semenya and actress, Mary Twala (Lifetime Achiever).

View the Award categories here

Our Previous Standard Bank Lifetime Achiever, winner, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, had this to say about the Standard bank Top Women Awards:

“I would like to express my deepest appreciation from the bottom of my heart to Standard Bank and Topco Media for the recognition. It was a fabulous event and it is indeed fulfilling to see women thriving. Thank you for making me a part of the event and for awarding me with a lifetime achievement.”

Enter the Standard Bank Top Women awards and showcase your gender empowerment.

For more information on how you can enter or participate in the 2020 Standard bank Top Women Awards email: marketing@topwomen.co.za

Call: 086 000 9590

Follow Us On Facebook

Follow Us On

You May Also Like…

Success stems from embracing diverse perspectives

Success stems from embracing diverse perspectives

Developing DEI strategies is not a one-size-fits-all endeavour. Every organisation has its unique culture and challenges. Emphasising the importance of comprehensive assessments to understand the specific needs and areas for improvement within a company.