Guy Walker establishes Dovetail & Slate, moving into a small office in North Bristol.
- 2 Months of client acquisition, and strategising lead them to reach their first£ 10,000 turnover.
- Dovetail & Slate joins the REC Foundation
- Dovetail reaches 5 permenant placements and 10 full time contractors.
- Our Division Director, Elliot Redmond is hired.
- Dovetail & Slate now has 5 Full-time staff.
- We introduce our ‘in-house’ payroll system under Walker GRP.
- Our first office manager, Ruby, is hired.
- 6 Staff now work full time in the office
- Dovetail has 20 Clients signed to there preferred supplier list
- Dovetail and Slate celebrates it’s first birthday
- Over 400 candidates interviews facilitated by us
- 8 Full time staff now working for Dovetail and Slate
- We relaunched our website with completely new rebranding
- We move into the biggest available office in our building, to faciliate the 4 addittional staff joining us.
- Dovetail is now a 14 strong team with 12 full recruitment consultants
- We hit our end of academic year turnover target, reaching £1.5 Million
- Dovetail reaches 75 active contractors in Colleges across the UK
- 30 Colleges now agree to use as there preferred staffing supplier
- Over 800 interviews facilitated
- Louise Billington is hired as our division director of Secondary Education
- As of October, we received 23 heartfelt testimonials from people who thank that we exist including candidates and education providers
- Our new office hits capacity as we reach 18 full time staff
- Novembers targets are fully met and over 100 contractors are supporting Colleges in the UK
- Our Vetting and Safeguarding manager Pippa Stead joins the team, working remotely from the North East.
- Laurence Walker is brought onboard as a full time Marketing Manager.
- The team take a well deserved break over the festive period.
- We launch our first sub-division, Formulate Associates.
- 2 More senior recruiters are brought onboard to launch this new division into the market
- Company turnover to date, reaches £3.5 Million
- Daniel Rossie, formerly Head of Construction for Barnsley College, is brought onboard as Dovetails Brand ambassador.
- The Global Pandemic sends the rebel alliance into hiding, Anakin Skywalker remains hidden at a secret training facility.