The wait is over as the biggest and brightest stars in business make their way to Vector Arena for the 2016 annual Deloitte Top 200 Awards.
Now in their 28th year, the awards recognise the top New Zealand businesses and business leaders at a black tie gala event.
The more than 900 guests will be treated to a night of entertainment and glamour, mingling with New Zealand's business leaders, Ministers and other distinguished guests.
The awards are being hosted by MCs Greg Boyed and Laura McGoldrick.
The event celebrates excellence in a number of categories including Diversity Leadership, Most Improved Performance, Best Growth Strategy, Young Executive of the Year, Excellence in Governance, Chairperson of the Year, Visionary Leader, Chief Financial Officer and Executive of the Year, and Company of the year.