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PPA Independent Publisher Awards – the winners

The winners of this year's PPA Independent Publisher Awards were unveiled at a ceremony at Vinopolis on December 4.

The PPA says: Congratulations to all our winning and highly commended entries and to those who made the shortlist. Thanks also to our sponsors and Strategic Partners for supporting this event.

The full list of winners is below and you can browse a gallery of images here.

PPA Independent Publisher Awards – the winners:

Launch / Relaunch / Innovation Of The Year

Sponsored by Asendia

WINNER: Exhibition World, Mash Media

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Rosemary Conley's A - Z of Fat and Calories, Quorn House Publishing

Media Brand of the Year

Sponsored by Abstrakt Services

Mixmag, Development Hell

Digital Product of the Year

Sponsored by YUDU Media

ISellMobile.co.uk, Noble House Media

Writer of the Year

Sponsored by White Space Productions

Eoin Redahan, Materials World, The Packaging Professional and Clay Technology, The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining

Designer of the Year

Sponsored by Anderson Norton Design (AND)

Ryan Gale, Moshi Monsters, SkyJack Publishing

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Sarah Garland, Exhibition World, Mash Media

Commercial Initiative of the Year

Sponsored by Circdata

ISellMobile.co.uk, Noble House Media

Customer Magazine of the Year

Sponsored by Denmaur Independent Papers

BEER, Think

Business Magazine of the Year

Sponsored by Air Business

Conference News, Mash Media

Consumer Magazine of the Year

Sponsored by UPM

British Dressage, Think

Editor of the Year

Sponsored by Mail Options

Will Hatchett, Environmental Health News, CIEH

Team of the Year

Sponsored by Polestar

Think Sales Team

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Mixmag, Development Hell

Independent Publishing Company of the Year

Sponsored by Pensord

Signature Publishing (pictured above)

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Moshi Monsters, SkyJack Publishing