Brisbane, Qld., September 22nd
2007: Coopers Plains company, Battlefield Sports, who run
mobile backyard birthday parties with their patent pending inflatable
bunkers and gaming guns has been named Champion Specialized Small
Business at the inaugural Queensland Small Business Champion Awards.
Michael Choi, parliamentary secretary to the Minister for Transport,
Trade, Employment and Industrial Relations and Multicultural Affairs
presented Battlefield Sports the award at a gala dinner at the Sofitel
Collecting the award, Nicole Lander, Co-Founder of Battlefield Sports
said: “Our tag line is Ready, Aim… Fun!”
“We are ready with our innovative inflatable barricades and bunkers to
take the entertainment right to people’s backyards, we aim to provide
the best birthday ever for the kids of Brisbane, our goal is always to
Inspired by popular programs, such as the soon to be released Halo 3,
outdoor Battlefield LIVE is just like a live computer game.
Battlefield LIVE is a fun game ideal for all ages.
The gaming guns use a harmless infrared beam, similar to a TV remote
that tags sensors worn by each of the players.
Covering 31 categories, from Automotive to Wedding Services,
finalists were judged by an independent panel that considers all aspects
of entrants' businesses, including their achievements, standing in the
community, approach to staff and support of the local community.
Nicole Lander said the award is further testament to the success and
popularity of their Battlefield LIVE innovations.
“We are delighted to receive this award and we hope that our success
inspires other local businesses to go after new markets,” she said.
Battlefield Sports, through their mobile service, delivers
outstanding customer service combined with their attention to detail has
developed a loyal following of customers.
State winners will contest the national final in Sydney in November
where the overall winner will receive a $40,000 prize package including
a trip for two to the UK to visit winners of the British Small Business
About Battlefield Sports
Battlefield Sports™ is the world leader in live gaming combat simulation
where gamers participate in combat simulation missions for entertainment.
Interactive entertainment company Battlefield Sports™ manufactures and
markets the gaming guns, patented live gaming inflatables, and unique
battle missions for this leading edge hybrid of electronic sport. With
representation in more than 35 countries and millions of games played Battlefield
Sports has revolutionized the combined entertainment and exercise
options for the video game generation. Headquartered in Australia and
offices in Los Angeles, Battlefield Sports won numerous awards for
excellence, including Exporter of the Year 2005 (FNQ) and the Member of
the Year (2007) of the Australian Technology Showcase. Battlefield
Sports sells about 85% of its products internationally.
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