Expand, Make Employer History with Investors in People Award
Brighton Company, Expand, Make Employer History with Investors in People Award 2017
Executive search company, expand, are the first Sussex-based company to win the prestigious Platinum Investors in People Award. The internationally-renowned Investors in People accreditation recognises expand for excellence in people management; a benchmark win for the headhunting company.
The Investors in People framework sets a global standard for better people management, defining what it takes to lead, manage and support for sustainable results. Platinum, the highest-level award, is currently only held by 1% of companies accredited by Investors in People globally, making expand deservedly stand out as a high-performing employer.
expand join 14,000 global companies who are accredited by Investors in People, following rigorous assessment and comparison processes. An international recruitment firm, expand are dedicated to not only providing a personal, high-calibre service to clients, but place immense value and investment in their own growing workforce. Established in 1998, expand’s collaborative team of experts have worked hard on creating innovative, award winning best practices, through an innate understanding of what people need and want.
CEO, Samantha Maxwell-Reed, says: “We are enormously proud to win the Platinum Award with Investors in the People. We’ve worked extremely hard to pin expand on the map as a remarkable employer and to be the first in Sussex to be recognised for this is an honour. We can’t wait to build on this accreditation; growing our culture of excellence for our team. Investing with our own people has always been at the heart of expand; we love our city and we’re big believers in the people that live in it.”
Investors in People enables organisations to benchmark against the best in the business on an international scale. expand’s platinum award praises their attributes including responsiveness to employees, openness to change, and creation of a high-performance culture. This distinguished award recognises expand as among the best in the world when it comes to people management.