Booktopia is a finalist in the Telstra People’s Choice Awards!
The People’s Choice finalists represent the highest achievers in Australian Business. It is a huge honour to be a finalist and we would love for our customers to vote for us.
And so, please scroll down for our list of Very Important Reasons to Vote for Booktopia in the Telstra People’s Choice Awards!
Or, if you don’t need any convincing and would like to go ahead and vote now CLICK HERE!
1. This year Booktopia won the Award for NSW Business of 2018!
It’s been such an amazing year at Booktopia!
Earlier this year we had the great honour of winning the award for NSW Business of the Year in the Telstra Business Awards. Read more here.
After beginning in 2004 on a $10-per-day budget, it is a phenomenal achievement to find ourselves in 2018 as a $115 million dollar company employing 160 staff members and serving four million customers.
Many Australians prefer to “Buy Australian” and Booktopia is a 100% Australian owned company and the largest Independent online bookstore in the country!
2. We love books!
Booktopia is a place full of passionate booklovers and readers. We live and breathe books!! We talk about books all day on The Booktopia Podcast. We post about books all day on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. We believe in the great power that books have to educate, entertain and to change lives. Books are “portable magic” and Booktopia is full of people who love to share that magic!
At Booktopia we celebrate books all year long, especially in our famous annual Booktoberfest celebration – a month long party dedicated to books and authors. Check out the video below for a taste of Booktoberfest fun and a behind the scenes glimpse of Booktopia’s Head Office and Distribution Centre, located in Sydney!
3. We celebrate Australian stories
As Australia’s largest online bookstore, we love Australian stories and Australian authors. Each year we celebrate the best of Australian writing with our annual Australia’s Favourite Author poll. We love discussing the best Australian novels, both classic and new, and enjoy visits from Australian authors to sign copies of their books and talk to us in The Booktopia Podcast.
4. The dedicated Booktopia staff
Booktopia employs over 160 people, including a dedicated Customer Service Team to answer calls directly from customers, an energetic Sales and Marketing team, a brilliant and busy Order Processing Team, a genius Finance Team, an innovative and cutting edge IT team and an expert, highly efficient Warehouse Team managing the daily chaos in our in the Distribution Centre. The staff at Booktopia are passionate about the business and the product!