London, United Kingdom, December 06, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- The winners of the 3rd annual Marketing & Advertising Recruitment Awards 2012 (MARA 2012) were announced last week (28th November) as more than 300 guests attended a presentation dinner at the Park Plaza Hotel, London.
The OnlyMarketingJobs.com hosted event recognises excellence within the marketing, advertising and digital recruitment sectors and the awards gala is the culmination of months of entry submission and tough judging.
Headline sponsored by Broadbean, guests were treated to a lively introduction by event host, Simon Lewis, which was followed by entertainment from Britain’s Got Talent’s Stavros Flatley and a boisterous after-party. Lee McQueen, previous winner of TV show, The Apprentice, was compere for the evening.
The 16 award categories included Best Newcomer, Best Social Media Strategy, Best Company Video, Best Niche Agency, Recruitment Consultant of the Year and Agency of the Year.
The MARA 2012 winners are:
Recruitment Innovation – Winner: ConSol Partners
Best Recruitment Website – Winner: Salt
Best Regional Agency – Winner: Brand Recruitment
Best Niche Agency – Winner: Apple & Ink; Highly commended: Daniel Marks
Best Contract Recruitment Team – Winner: Purple Consultancy; Highly commended: Digital Gurus
Best Newcomer – Winner: Gemini Search; Highly commended: The Candidate
Best Small Agency – Winner: Zulu Bravo; Highly commended: Twist or Stick
Best Medium Agency – Winner: Yolk Recruitment
Best Large Agency – Winner: Propel London; Highly commended: Digital Gurus
Best Candidate Experience – Winner: Apple & Ink
Best Client Service – Winner: Cranberry Panda
Best Company Video – Carrot Digital; Highly commended: Handle Recruitment
Best Social Media Strategy – Winner: October Recruitment
Recruitment Consultant of the Year – Winner: Graham Symon
Recruitment Boss of the Year – Winner: Toby Thwaites; Highly commended: Alia Majed
Recruitment Agency of the Year – Winner: Digital Gurus