Quay People recruitment - Recruitment service in London Docklands

Quality Standards - Awards

REC Lifetime Achievement Award


Janette Withey, managing director of Docklands based recruitment agency Quay People was presented with REC’s Lifetime Achievement award at the inaugural London and South East Recruitment Awards in October 2006. The awards were established to recognise achievements within the recruitment industry and to promote skills, experience and business knowledge.

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Business Person of the Year 2007

Docklands Business Club and East London Chamber of Commerce


Janette Withey, founder and Managing Director of Quay People, was recognised as Business Person of the Year in 2007, with an award designed to celebrate the ability of an individual to motivate and display entrepreneurial acumen, dynamism, enterprise and charisma. Entries were also required to demonstrate a great business track record, how they had overcome hurdles along the way, and to provide examples of innovation, creativity, inventiveness, vision, perseverance and their support to others in business.

Janette, who had been in the recruitment industry for nearly three decades, was supported by clients, business associates and her former employer for her friendly, flexible approach and her ability to pro-actively deliver successful results for clients and candidates alike.

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