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This virtual recruitment agency supplies candidates throughout southwest England from its online hub in Totnes. Edge Recruits was founded by Chris Leonard and Jonathan Ross in 2004 and run for two years out of Leonard’s home. The company says that it now places up to 700 temporary workers each day and undertakes recruitment for businesses such as Rok Construction and Ginsters, the Cornish pasty company. It has recently been testing its video booth Job Pods to attract undergraduates at Exeter University. Sales at the company have increased 68% a year from £1.3m in 2005 to £6.1m in 2008.

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Company details
Year2008
Rank63
CompanyEdge Recruits
ActivityRecruitment consultancy
LocationDevon
Annual sales rise over 3 years67.95%
Latest sales £000s*6,116
Staff15
Founded2004
Websitewww.edgerecruits.co.uk

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