Managing Director, Operam Consulting
With over 14 years experience in the sector, Anna was previously Corporate Communications Director at Sellick Partnership, as well as Joslin Rowe (now Randstad), gaining a wealth of experience in the professional recruitment industry across the UK. Anna is now founder of Operam Consulting, a boutique marketing recruitment agency working with a diverse range of clients within the recruitment sector.
In addition, Anna has been the Chair of the APSCo Marketing Forum since 2010, and plays an integral role in providing APSCo members with relevant topics, high-calibre speakers and insightful discussions. The meetings are a platform for marketing professionals in the sector to share best practice and to learn from some of the best in the industry.
Business Performance Coach & Trainer, Centred Excellence
Katy is a highly regarded business coach and strategic mentor to Recruitment Owners and Senior Managers. Katy has a proven track record and significant knowledge of growing a £10m GP recruitment business and management team. With over 18 years experience of consistently delivering exceptional results in the recruitment sector (average consultant billings across 70 fee earners were £150k), Katy worked her way up from a Consultant to MD of Aspire Ltd, before joining Nicky Coffin in Centred Excellence as her business partner in 2016, bringing a wealth of experience.
Katy is also a skilled Master Practitioner in NLP (Neurolinguistic Programming) and works with clients to support personal change that significantly increases their impact, results and motivation.
CEO, Candidate ID.
Adam Gordon is co-founder and CEO at recruitment marketing automation company Candidate.ID. He began his career recruiting accountants with the company that is now Hudson before transferring into recruitment marketing at Havas People 3 years later. After 3 years as a HR consultant at PwC he re-entered recruitment as marketing director for a private equity owned call centre recruiter and launched his own venture in 2009.
Richard has a unique blend of recruitment industry experience. Having worked for two of the biggest agency brands – S3 and Hays – Richard established Energon People, a specialist recruitment company focused on the global technology and change markets. And here’s where it gets interesting: A couple of years ago Richard founded Hinterview, a leading online video interviewing platform, specifically aimed and designed with recruitment agencies in mind.
Founder, Selzig Consulting
I’m a recruitment geek. I’ve spent over 18 years in recruitment. The last 10 have been focused on training and coaching people to improve their performance. I love taking complex ideas and turning them into tools and techniques that help recruitment professionals earn more money
Director, Barclay Jones
Lisa is a recruitment, technology and training professional and bit of a phenomenon! Her experience covers the full recruitment spectrum and what Lisa doesn’t know about recruitment marketing and technology isn’t worth knowing. Director of Barclay Jones, she supports Recruitment and Marketing Leaders to grow their businesses and improve profitability through effective digital marketing and technology solutions.
Non Executive Director, Flickering Light Studio
Marilyn’s extensive experience of the professional recruitment sector and her knowledge of business, leadership and management combine to give her a unique insight as a coach and mentor. She uses that expertise to specialise in working with emerging leaders to help them develop their management capability and with small growing businesses to define and clarify strategic direction.
In addition to working as a board director for the Association of Professional Staffing Companies during a period of extremely fast growth, her business experience includes running a successful training company and acting as business adviser for various enterprise agencies working with start-ups and fast growing young businesses. She ran the APSCo awards for Excellence programme for 11 years and has acted as a judge for a number of other prestigious recruitment industry awards.
She is a Qualified Business Performance Coach, NLP Practitioner and a Member of the Chartered Management Institute and the Institute of Consulting.