Rossendale Business Awards launched

The Valley at Work business network has announced the launch of the 2011 Rossendale Business Awards.

As a follow-up to the first awards last year, this annual event will take place on October 19 at St Mary’s Chambers in Rawtenstall.

The Awards will celebrate the best in Rossendale business and nominations are now open in the following categories:

• Large Business of the Year (50+ employees)
• Small Business of the Year (-49 employees)
• Made in Rossendale (Products and Services)
• Rossendale Favourite Business
• Website of the year (Launched since 1/11/2010)
• New Business of the Year (Trading since 1/11/2010)
• Business and the Community
• Tourism Award
• Retailer of the Year

To nominate simply fill in the on line form at where you will also find full details regarding the judges and sponsorship opportunities at the event.