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Following a period of strong growth, leading specialist recruiter Acorn has made a key appointment to help continue the development of its specialist recruitment divisions such as legal, accounting and finance, HR, life sciences and executive search.

Sarah Jones is our Head of Marketing at Acorn - leading our growing marketing team whilst working alongside Acorn’s Board to expand the company worldwide.

The 2018 Wales HR Awards finalists have been announced following a record number of entries.

With St David’s Day fast approaching and the Six Nations in full swing, this always feels a particularly patriotic time of year. As a nation, we definitely wear our “Welshness” with pride both at home and abroad.

Specialist Recruiter Kristy Moore took home two awards at the recent Institute of Recruitment Professionals (IRP) Awards, an awards ceremony which celebrates the successes of the UK’s brightest recruitment professionals, recognising their professional excellence and best practice.

A leading specialist rail recruitment company Exxell has undergone a significant rebrand to closer align the business with its parent company, Acorn Recruitment. Going forward, the business, which was founded in 2004, will be known as Acorn Rail.

Following an exceptional year of new branches and national awards, Acorn, one of the UK’s leading specialist recruitment agencies, has kick started 2018 with a crucial new appointment to their Accounting and Finance Division.

Earlier this month, for the first time in 50 years, the cost of crossing into Wales over the Severn Bridge dropped. While for car drivers the first reduction was only from £6.70 to £5.60, the significance of this change should not be underestimated

The Wales HR Network is extremely excited to announce two truly inspirational keynote speakers from the Duke of Edinburgh’s (DofE) Award in Wales at this year’s Wales HR Awards, just weeks before the deadline for 2018 entries.