Stuart Gentle Publisher at Onrec

The Onrec Awards 2015 - Winners Announced

19th March 2015, The Grange St Paul's Hotel, London... A great night had by all

On Thursday, Onrec held their 11th annual online recruitment awards, and celebrated the achievements of individuals and companies. The ceremony was held at The Grange, St Pauls Hotel in London, and was attended by over 250 people. The awards were a great success and enjoyed by all the participants. David Hurst, founder of Onrec, says “The nominees and winners this year prove again that despite the current challenging economic climate, our industry has been resourceful and continues to triumph”. Onrec is proud to announce the following winners for this year’s 29 categories:

The Creative Online Marketing Award:

Niche: Petrolic
Generalist: Recruit Mint
Supplier: Montash
Corporate: Jet2

The Creative Offline Marketing Award:

Niche: OnlyMarketingJobs
Generalist: CV-Library
Supplier: Blue Octopus
Corporate: Direct Line Group

The Technical Innovation Award:

Niche: The IT Job Board
Generalist: TempBuddy
Supplier (national): Firefish Software

Supplier (international): Amris eRecruitment

The Best Online Candidate Experience Award:

Corporate: Sainsbury's Onboarding
Jobboard: TARGETjobs
Recruiter: Aspire

Supplier: Textkernel B.V.

The Best Use of Mobile Award:

Corporate: BP Retail
Jobboard: Totaljobs
Recruitment Agency: CDI AndersElite

The Best Coporate Graduate Site Award:

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

The Best Use of Online Recruitment in the Public Sector Award:


The Niche Jobboard Award:


Innovative Use of Social Media in the Recruitment Process Award:


The Best Corporate Use of Online Recruitment Award:

National: BP Retail
International: ICON plc

The Best Use of Online Recruitment by a Recruitment Agency Award:

RED - The Global Sap Solutions Provider

The Newcomer of the Year Award:

Future Prospects

The Unsung Hero of the Year Award:

Katherine Spice - CV-Library

The Personality of the Year Award:

Mike Roberts - MRAdComms

Congratulations to all the winners!

The awards also hosted a charity auction in aid of Whizz Kidz, where prizes included a case of fine wine, A 8 course set dinner for up to 4 people in the Benihana Japanese Restaurant in the 5* Grange St. Paul’s Hotel and 4 tickets to go and see One Direction at the o2. Onrec is pleased to announce, that thanks to your generosity, we raised £1450 for Whizz-Kidz.

Onrec would like to say thank you to the award sponsors, and we look forward to next years awards event! 

Picutres will be uploaded shortly... But take a look at #OnrecAwards on Twitter for some of the snaps of the evening. Follow @Onrec here.

A big thanks to @VennDigital for organising the Photo Booth at the Onrec Awards. Take a look at the snaps here: Retweet your pictures for a chance of winning a night at The Grange Hotel and a bottle of champagne.