Our awards

In a different class

Award-winning is one thing. If that means we do everything well and to the best of our wide-ranging capability, that’s the main thing. So, yes, we’re competitive and, of course, we’re driven. But we don’t set out to win awards. We set out to deliver solutions.

Our awards

We like winning awards. It’s not something we set out to do. But it’s something that comes as a by-product of being expert, doing the right thing, constantly innovating and always evolving. Each of our divisions in every sector has picked up an award that demonstrates their stand-out expertise. And our entrepreneurialism, work culture, creative approach, social engagement, growth and success have all been recognised and rewarded in many different ways.

Virgin Fast Track 100 logo

Ranked on Virgin Fast Track in 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to work for logo

Won four awards at The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies, including #2 overall in 2015 and Darren Ryemill won ‘Best Leader’ in 2016.

LinkedIn Most Socially Engaged logo

Ranked in the top #25 of LinkedIn’s Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies in 2016 and 2017.

GR Industry Awards 2017 logo

Won two awards in 2017, including ‘Best Medium Recruitment Business’.

Business Leader Awards 2015 logo

Awarded the ‘Fast Growth’ award and Darren Ryemill, our CEO and Founder, won ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’, both in 2015.

Recruiter Awards for Excellence 2015 logo

Darren Ryemill won ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ in 2015.

Recruiter Awards 2017 logo

Our energy brand, JD Ross Energy won ‘Best Agency (Micro)’.

Recruiter Fast 50 logo

Ranked 10th on ‘Recruiter Fast 50’ in 2015.

Recruiter Hot 100 logo

Ranked 71st in 2012, 19th in 2013, and 24th in 2014 on the Recruiter Hot 100.

Recruiter Awards Investing in Talent 2015 logo

Freddie Short won, ‘Most Inspiring Newcomer’ in 2015 at the Recruiter Investing in Talent Awards.

Recruitment International Top 250 logo

Won five awards at Recruitment International from 2013 - 2017, including two times 'Entrepreneur of the Year' for CEO, Darren Ryemill and 'Best Recruitment Company to Work For'.

Institute of Directors logo

Darren Ryemill won ‘Young Director of the Year’ at the Institute of Directors in 2015.

The West Women of the Year 2018 Award logo

Amy Golding won the most outstanding woman in business in the west.

Recruitment International Award logo

Craig Harman won Business Leader of The Year 2018 for APAC.

Financial Times fastest growing 1000 logo

Finishing in position 461 and one of the fastest growing recruitment companies in Europe.

The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 2018 logo

Ranked number 14 on The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 2018.

IoD logo

Amy Golding wins New Director of the Year for London and South at the Institute of Directors Awards 2018.

35 Women Under 35 logo

Amy Golding places on the 35 Women Under 35 The ‘multi-hyphen’ millennials to watch.

The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 2019 logo

Ranked number 10 on The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 2019 - up from position 14 in 2018 due to 151% international sales growth.

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