Contracts & Deals: 6-10 March 2017

Contracts & Deals for the week 6-10 March 2017

• Employer branding agency Hodes UK has announced a strategic alignment that sees it become part of Symphony Talent, a New York-based talent acquisitions solutions provider. The realignment brings together Hodes UK and US-based Hodes arms under a new Hodes Global brand within Symphony Talent.

Hodes UK managing director Simon Phillips takes on the role of chief creative & brand officer for Hodes globally and also serves as MD of Symphony Talent in Europe.

• Technology firm and mobile jobs marketplace JOB TODAY has announced a $35m (£28.7m) gross media deal with European broadcasters represented by RTL Germany, German Media Pool and Atresmedia.

RTL Group owns RTL Germany and holds a strategic minority shareholding in Atresmedia. With interests in 60 television channels and 31 radio stations, RTL Group reaches audiences around the world and owns stakes in TV channels and radio stations in Germany, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Spain, Hungary, Croatia and South East Asia.

This partnership builds on an earlier investment in JOB TODAY by Atresmedia in Spain, as well as an investment by Channel 4 (UK).

• French cloud-based temporary workforce management and recruitment solutions provider PIXID SAS has completed the acquisition of The Internet Corporation, the owner of applicant tracking system and recruitment software Amris

The group says the acquisition of Internet Corporation, whose proprietary platforms include Amris ATS, Zao Social Referrals and Employee-Check reference checking, will enable both parties to streamline every possible aspect of the recruitment process – from job posting and candidate management to skill matching and the maintenance of a candidate talent pool.

The transaction has been completed for an undisclosed amount.

• Specialist recruiter SThree Group has appointed online accountancy firm Crunch Accounting as one of its approved suppliers.

The deal sees Crunch join four other UK firms as a go-to accountancy provider for the 3,000+ people working under SThree’s recruitment brands.

Darby acquires Cooper Lomaz from founders Lovell and Cooper

Mark Darby (pictured) has confirmed that he has acquired technical and professional recruitment specialist Cooper Lomaz.

People 19 October 2021

More good news on the hospitality, marketing and B2B sectors

Renowned chef and restaurateur Marco Pierre White is looking to fill 80 full and part-time roles as he opens a new restaurant London’s West End.

22 September 2021

APPOINTMENTS: 20-24 SEPTEMBER 2021

This week’s appointments include: Heidrick & Struggles, iSource Group, New Talent, New Directions Group, SThree

People 20 September 2021

Carter Murray promotes Gray to partner

Specialist marketing search and recruitment firm Carter Murray has promoted Wendy Gray to partner.

People 7 July 2021
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