Archive for May, 2015

Non-Executive Chairman, North West England

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Another in our occasional features highlighting the proactive marketing work that we are carrying out. Today’s featured candidate is someone who has used our services to recruit at the last two companies at which he was Managing Director, stretching back nearly ten years.

He is MBA qualified from Cranfield, with a first class honours degree in Mechanical Engineering and a MPhil from Cambridge University; he is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. After a 30 year career of unparalleled success, he has taken early retirement and is now seeking to offer his experience in a non-executive capacity as an addition to his non-commercial interests.


Doing daft things for charity

Friday, May 8th, 2015

On 30th April, Gregory Mertens died; he was 24. On 3rd May Danny Jones died; he was 29. Five years ago Andy Parker died; he was in his early 30s.

You might have heard of the first two; they were professional sportsmen whose deaths made headline news. You won’t have heard of Andy. However, what links all three of these men is that they all died of undetected heart conditions. The first two even went through rigorous and regular health screening (Danny Jones had an ECG as recently as 2014) and yet they were struck down by a condition that is responsible for over 40,000 premature deaths every year in the UK alone.