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2022 Winners

Micro Business of the Year


The LDM team were ‘very, very proud’ to secure their success at winning this award, with Craig Barrett, from category sponsor Foresight, saying: “It’s so very important that we all...

Young Business of the Year

VTA Recruitment

This category was kindly sponsored by the Asian Business Leaders, and after presenting the award, Muzahid Khan said: “It is so important that we inspire and motivate young businesses, so...

Supporting Young People

Foresight Business Solutions


Start-up Business of the Year

Some Like It Hot


Community Engagement

Upturn Enterprise Ltd

The five-strong Upturn team took delightedly to the stage to receive their award, with Craig Kennedy, from category sponsor Koder.ly, saying: “This is such an important award this evening, so...

Business of the Year £1m – £5m

Online4baby Ltd

Clearly one of the most popular wins of the evening, the Online4baby team certainly lapped up the applause while being presented with their award by Chris Burke from category sponsors, Pearson...


Ripple Group

Another hugely popular category, and the Ripple Group staff could hardly contain themselves on the stage as they were presented with their award by category sponsor Frank Rothwell, on behalf of...

Business of the Year Under £1m

Future Safety Ltd.


Business Person of the Year

Shereen Howarth

Cornerstone Estates and Lettings Ltd.

An Oldham-based individual who has made a significant business contribution to the Borough. Contributing towards ways of improving financial performance, developing new products and developing...

Young Entrepreneur

Reesa Nawas

Golden Petals Pre-school Ltd

A hugely significant category, this victory clearly meant so much to Reesa, who said: “I’m so excited and very proud to win this – I didn’t expect...

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Entry Process & Information

The Oldham Business Awards are open to all business in the Borough of Oldham with 11 different categories available to enter including, Start Up, Business of the Year > £5M, and Community Engagement. The entry process is simple and it is ok to enter multiple categories so long as an individual entry form is submitted for each category. All applications are judged by an independent panel made up of an Oldham Business Awards Steering Group Member and the individual Category Sponsor.

Please direct any queries to info@oldhambusinessawards.co.uk

Plans for the 2023 Oldham Business Awards are well advanced.

Applications: The process opened on Monday 15th May 2023.

Applications for the 2023 Awards close: Friday 30th June 2023.

Awards Judging: Will be held during July and August 2023.

Finalists Announcement: Finalists will be announced on Thursday 10th August 2023.

The Event – The Oldham Business Awards Gala Dinner and Award Celebration will take place on Friday 22nd September 2023 at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldham.