Gordon Brown ‘Recruited’ to Launch New Agency



Gordon Brown ‘Recruited’ to Launch New Agency


Gordon Brown will be making the key note speech at the launch of PACE Recruitment on Friday 29th September at the headquarters of BRAG Enterprises, Crosshill Business Centre, Crosshill, Fife.


PACE Recruitment is one of a new breed of businesses being run as Social Enterprises, meaning 100% of the profits made from its standard recruitment consultancy work will be re-invested to help those further from the jobs market back into work.


Duncan Mitchell, Manager of PACE Recruitment said:


“We are delighted that the Chancellor has agreed to launch our new business. Getting people into work is a fundamental part of regenerating communities and supporting them to find, keep and develop a career for their futures is what PACE is all about”


In addition to Gordon Brown the launch will also be attended by Kieron Elliot, better known as ‘Duncan’ from the BBC’s River City. Kieron will be talking about his own experience of trying to find a job, and how difference getting the right support made to his success.


Fife Chamber of Commerce Chief Executive, Alan Russell, will also be speaking about how crucial it is for business success to employ the right people.


Mr. Mitchell added:


“PACE is a committed Social Enterprise; we will earn our way by supporting people into employment and re-invest all of our profits supporting those further from the jobs market into jobs.

We offer a first class recruitment service; all of our consultants are qualified experts on recruitment best practice and have years of experience working with all sections of the community – so if you are either an employer looking for a first class and ethical recruitment solution – pick PACE! ”.



PACE Recruitment Launch Schedule

29th September, BRAG Enterprises, Crosshill Business Centre
Main Street, Crosshill, Fife, KY5 8BJ


9.30-12.30Launch to potential applicants (flyer attached for information)


3.30pm- 4.30pm – Main Launch: Gordon Brown, Kieron Elliot, Alan Russell



Note to editors:



PACE Recruitment is a full member of the REC (Recruitment and Employment Confederation) the industries independent governing body.


Social Enterprise is a business model whereby no single person benefits from the profitability of the company, but that all profits are re-distributed towards a community/social purpose. PACE recruitment will use all of its profits to help develop those further from the jobs market.


Reporters and photographers/film crews are welcome to attend the above event, please confirm attendance and/or for further details please contact:


Duncan Mitchell

01592 862 302