Roberts Jackson won for Business of the Year (Turnover Over £5 Million) and Apprentice of the Year was Rachael Calthorpe.
The Rossendale Trust and Beauty Works won awards for Team of the Year and Excellence in Social Media.
Software engineering, innovative tapes, a swimming franchise and a housing trust – just some of the companies that were successful in 2012.
Law firm SAS Daniels won for Business of the Year (Turnover Over £5 Million) and Forest Gin won the award for Innovation and Design.
This year a pet food manufacturer, a local hotel, a new youth club and quality local hotel, plus a couple of solicitors, got in on the act.
From a brewing company, opticians and travel group to an asset manager, a telecoms company and valve specialist, 2011 was our first.