This week’s appointments include: Acorn, Eames Consulting Group, Magdalen Marketing Agency, Oceans Group, Realm Recruit

• Newly appointed commercial development manager Matthew Hastie has been brought in to manage Acorn’s Bournemouth and Bridgwater offices.

The move follows the specialist recruitment and training agency’s opening of a new branch in Bridgwater in Woodlands Business Park  – one of two new locations in the South-West – with another office set to open in Bournemouth.

• International recruitment and search consultancy Eames Consulting Group has appointed Richard Williams as head of finance.

Meanwhile, James Rydon has been promoted to manager and partner, while Will Bragg is promoted to consultant from associate.

• Recruitment marketing provider Magdalen Marketing Agency (MMA) has appointed Jantima Merola as content manager within its comms team. A graduate of Oxford Brookes University, this is Merola’s first marketing role.

• Executive search firm Oceans Group, part of the Harrier Human Capital Group, welcomes Jock Murray as strategic advisor responsible for the growth of executive search engagements in the infrastructure, transport, engineering and construction markets.

Paula Pawlowska and Joss Holt have joined specialist legal recruitment consultancy Realm Recruit’s team of legal recruitment consultants. Pawlowska will be recruiting for private client-facing and property-related legal roles across the West Midlands, while Holt has been taken on as the first member of Realm’s newly established support staff department.


This week’s appointments include: Amerit Consulting, BCL Legal, Eames, Macildowie, Source Technology, Yolk Recruitment

People 9 July 2018

Recruiters can carry on using memes after all, says European Parliament

European Parliament MEPs have thrown out proposed changes to European copyright law that could have dramatically affected how recruiters market their business through memes on social media.

Legislation 6 July 2018


This week’s launches include: DSJ Global, Final Stage, Forum for In-house Recruitment Managers, Heidrick & Struggles, HRC Recruitment, Joss Search, Oliver James Associates, Rota

New to Market 18 June 2018

EU law could hit recruiters using memes under new copyright rules

Recruiters using memes to market their business could see these memes removed by social media platforms, if new European copyright rules are given the go-ahead.

Legislation 12 June 2018