face2face Recruitment wins Small Business Champion Award – Canberra Weekly

face2face Recruitment located in Yarralumla has been named Australian Small Business Champion for Recruitment Services 2010.
Kate Prior, founder and Managing Director said, ‘It was one of the most exciting days of my life. There were over 900 people there and it was like being at the Academy Awards.’

The Australian Small Business Champion Gala Dinner and Award Ceremony was held at the Westin Sydney on Saturday 20 November. Founded by Precedent Productions, the Australian Small Business Champion Awards is a national program that recognises the achievements and performances of small businesses.

‘I was anxious hearing the finalists being read out and jumped with delight when I realised we had won,’ Kate said. ‘I was so glad that some of the team could be there to share the night with me. This is the face2face team’s award. Our people are the business, they are the reputation, they are the culture, they are your success. ‘I would like to thank the Canberra community who have supported face2face over the years. Without them, this recognition and award would not be possible.’

face2face Recruitment is a boutique agency that started in Canberra six years ago. face2face Recruitment recruit for the government and private sector. face2face Recruitment has grown and established themselves solidly within the Canberra market. They are currently listed on 30 government panels covering ICT and business
support. They are also on 10 private sector panels.

face2face Recruitment covers a range of areas including ICT, Administration, HR, Finance, Scribes and Sales staff. Roles are a combination of permanent, contract and non-ongoing. In Kate’s acceptance speech she stated that ‘as a small business we need to embrace technology and social media, but at the end of the day it is still about people’.