Acorn appoints head of marketing
Jones, who has worked for the company’s marketing team since 2006, moves up from her previous role as marketing manager to take on the new position working strategically alongside the company’s group marketing director as well as heading up the daily management of the marketing team.
Speaking about her new role, Jones said, “I’m absolutely thrilled I’ve been with Acorn since 2006 and so I was delighted to be asked to take on the role. This is a great place to be, working with some talented and wonderful people, and we’re all really excited at the direction the business is going, both here across the UK and also internationally through our Acorn Global subsidiary.
She added, “There are some particularly interesting marketing challenges and opportunities for the business – our services, and the positioning of the company have been developing over the last couple of years, and continue to do so, as Acorn’s reputation for delivering specialist recruitment and training in key sectors grows. These are exciting times.”
Dan Langford, group marketing & communications director, said, “We’re delighted for Sarah – there’s certainly plenty to do as we look forward to Acorn’s next stages of growth, and therefore it is important that the marketing team remains equipped to meet the challenges head on.
“The Acorn banner covers a range of specialist services for a range of different sectors and industries, and therefore it is crucial that a well-informed and alert marketing function is maintained to ensure across the business, and within the specialist areas in which we work, we take advantage of every opportunity and help steer the brand accordingly.”