The cream of Wirral business was recognised and rewarded on Friday 6th July when the winners of the Wirral Business Awards 2012 were announced. The awards event, hosted by BBC Radio Merseyside's Roger Phillips, was attended by over 400 leading figures in the region's business world which gathered in the splendid settings of Birkenhead School.
The ceremony highlighted the excellence, innovation and enterprise of Wirral's companies - both large and small - and clearly demonstrated the incredible array of business talent that exists in the borough.
The winners and awards were as follows:
Apollo Care - Newcomer of the Year Award
McEwan Wallace - Corporate Social Responsibility Award
Hyperbaric Treatment and Training Centre - Small Business of the Year Award
Typhoo Tea - Environmental Award
Regal Wholesale - Medium Business of the Year Award
Sovex - Innovation and Creativity Award
The Contact Company - Business of the Year Award
Wirral Autistic Society - People Development Award
Women's Enterprising Breakthrough - Social Enterprise of the Year Award
Feedwater - International Trade Award
Asif Hamid (The Contact Company) - Business Person of the Year Award
Fleetsolve - Wirral Think Big Award
The Wirral business awards are sponsored by Park Group Ltd, The Contact Company and Wirral Partnership Homes.