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Our History

  • 2008
  • 2010
  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
Freetrade Exchange, Manchester

We opened Oscar's Manchester City Centre office and embarked on taking the company in a new direction.

Manchester Office World Cup Celebration

Created the International Development Plan and reached more than 30 staff - more than 90% of which being a product of our industry-renowned in-house training programme.

Houston Office Building

Opened our first international office in Houston, Texas.

Adam Underwood

Appointed Adam Underwood as our dedicated In-House Training Manager, responsible for the development of all recruitment staff.

Won our first managed service provider contract.

Manchester Office
Training Handbook

Fully operational offices working collaboratively, with around 90% of Recruiters coming through our training programme.

Launched a new business plan to further expansion and a restructure of the organisation to create centralised group functions to support the business.


Technology Website
Energy Website

Underwent a full company rebrand, including a new website and group branding for Technology and Energy.

Launched Technology Recruitment into our international offices.

NORA Finalists for Best Large Recruitment Website

Global Recruiter Winners

Awarded a Best Companies Accreditation on our first time of entering.

Won the Global Recruiter Award for Best Small Recruitment Business, and The Drum Awards for Best Small Agency and Consultant of the Year.

Group Director Matt Holmes & HR Manager Cheryl Holden with Sunday Times Business Editor Ian Dey

Named on the Sunday Times Best Small Companies to Work For list for the first time.

Named Best Corporate Graduate Site at the Onrec Awards

Melissa Houghton wins Recruitment Professional of the Year at the Insider North West Young Professionals Awards