Trish Chapallaz is Finalist in 2016 Women in Industry Awards 

The ‘Women in Industry Awards’ recognises the achievements of women working within the mining, engineering, manufacturing, logistics and commercial road transport industries, acknowledging success through their leadership, innovation and commitment to their sector.

Solar 4 RVs wins National 2015 MyBusiness Award 

Owners Phil and Trish Chapallaz attended the ‘2015 MyBusiness Awards’ on Friday 13 November 2015 at Doltone House Hyde Park, Sydney and to their delight they were announced as the winner of the ‘Sustainability Initiative of the Year’.

Their success is attributed to their commitment in running their company ethically and honestly and treating their customers with respect.

The Australian My Business Awards celebrated its 15th consecutive year recognising the achievements of small and medium businesses across Australia. The night, was hosted by finance commentator and My Business magazine columnist Michael Pascoe.

​Previous My Business Award winners have since gone on to become iconic brands and household names, including Boost Juice, H2Coco, ModelCo, Red Balloon Days, Sumo Salad, Fruit At Work, Sign-A-Rama and Roses Only.

Co-Founder/Owner Trish has been announced as a Finalist in the 2016 ‘Business Development Manager of the Year’ category which showcases exceptional female business development managers working in any Australian industrial sector.

Trish and Phil have been invited to atte
nd the award ceremony on 14 July.

Federation Square large screen featuring Solar 4 RVs owners Phil and Trish Chapallaz and the faces of the 9 other businesses chosen by Small Business Victoria.

Solar 4 RVs showcased by Small Business Victoria 

Phil and Trish Chapallaz, founders and owners of Solar 4 RVs, have been selected by Small Business Victoria as part of their 2015 Faces of Small Business Exhibition.

The exhibition, which is part of the Victorian Small Business Festival, profiles 10 successful small businesses from across the state. This year the exhibition showcases “responsible, ethical and sustainable businesses that are doing good deeds for their staff, their customers, their environment, their community, and their world”.

The exhibition celebrates small business success; acknowledges the contribution that small business makes to the Victorian economy and community; and brings awareness to the services that the Victorian Government provides.

Solar 4 RVs wins 3AW Small Business Success Award

Phil and Trish Chapallaz were in the 3AW studio on 27 July 2015 with Denis Walter on his afternoon show talking about our solar products.  

We were announced on air as the July winner of the 3AW, Momentum Energy Small Business Success Awards.  The awards celebrate the exciting and sometimes challenging lives of Small Business Owners.

You can watch and listen to the broadcast on or by clicking on the photos.

We were lucky enough to have over 6 minutes of air time and even took a call from a listener. Thank you to Denis and 3AW staff for making us feel so at ease. 

Solar 4 RVs success is featured on Knox Council website

​In July 2015 Knox Council dedicated one of their website pages to highlight our success and we appreciate their acknowledgement.

The Knox Economic Development Team provides information, advice and services for local businesses and their support has been phenomenal.  

We strive to role model honest and ethical business practices and practically apply our corporate social responsibility and receiving recognition for this is very gratifying.  Providing quality products and a professional service to ensure our reputation remains second to none is very important to us.

The Victorian 2015 Small Business Festival was launched at the plaza Ballroom in Melbourne on 30 July 2015. 

A wonderful venue to for lunch and to share inspirational stories with the other nine businesses chosen as the faces of small business for 2015.  

Solar 4 RVs business success case study

Thursday 30 July 2015

​Owners Phil and Trish Chapallaz are proud to have their business chosen by the Victorian Government as a small business success story.   The Solar 4 RVs story is  featured on the website.

Since launching the business in March 2014 they have achieved outstanding success.  

They have gained the trust and respect of hundreds of customers and provide professional advice and a wide selection of products to over 60 businesses including caravan and motorhome manufacturers, installers, repairers, boat builders and marine electricians.  They also design systems for unique commercial and industrial mobile applications.

Solar 4 RVs success story

multi-award winning family company

providing engineered solutions