Ford & Stanley appoint associate director
Taylor was formerly head of practice - Rail at the Derby-based company, having joined in January 2012.
A spokesman for Ford & Stanley said that Taylor had "continued to show dedication and commitment to the business, by surpassing all financial targets, consistently exceeding clients expectations and continuing to bring new clients on board".
He added, "He has successfully grown the rail team over the past two years and has demonstrated excellent management skills of his recently expanded team, proving to be a valuable asset to the business as a whole."
Taylor's outstanding performance was recently recognised by becoming a runner-up at the 2013 Rail Recruitment Person on the Year at the HR & Rail Staff Awards, where he received a number of accolades from his peers and contacts within the industry.
Ford & Stanley managing director, Phillip Machell, said, "Dan has well and truly earned his promotion within the business. Here at Ford & Stanley we are all about recognising talent and nurturing it, and we offer him our congratulations."
Taylor said, "I'm absolutely delighted - Ford & Stanley are truly committed to individual and personal development. To become an Associate Director in my third year of joining as a Senior Recruitment Consultant is testament to the business and our Board of Directors. This achievement is a direct reflection of the team and our shared successes - long may it continue, I look forward to a very exciting 2014!”