Welcoming Samantha Proctor: Group Marketing and Communications Director

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Recruitment Entrepreneur is excited to announce the appointment of Samantha Proctor as Group Marketing and Communications Director.

Over the past 15 months, Sam has represented the Hamilton Bradshaw brand portfolio as Marketing Director, during this time she led the success of Recruitment Entrepreneur’s marketing function. CEO, Abid Hamid commented: “We are extremely pleased that Sam has decided to join us full-time to focus exclusively on the growth of our marketing and communication provision to meet the demands of our growing portfolio”.

With over 20 years of delivering marketing, communications, digital, PR and events programmes across multiple industry sectors, Sam brings an outstanding wealth of knowledge and experience to our growing marketing team. Having spent the past 10 years specialising in recruitment, she sets the strategy for all externally-facing marketing activity for the Recruitment Entrepreneur portfolio and partner brands.

Commenting on her new role, Sam said: ‘After working closely with Recruitment Entrepreneur, I’ve witnessed the impressive growth and ambition of the business and knew it was something I wanted to be part of long-term. I’m delighted to be joining and really looking forward to shaping the marketing strategy for Recruitment Entrepreneur and its current and future partner portfolio businesses’.

Sam’s dedication to delivering success, evident in her impressive career path, complements our investment in sustainable growth across the portfolio. Prior to her role at Hamilton Bradshaw, Sam was responsible for running the marketing function for the UK’s largest healthcare staffing provider, ICS Group, supporting 14 brands and 45 websites. In less than four years Sam built and led the marketing team to be voted Support Team of the Year for two consecutive years. Sam has also played key roles in establishing a global marketing strategy for Hydrogen Group as Head of Marketing, Communications & Bids, and in launching a successful new multimedia service to EMEA customers during her time as Director of Marketing Communications & Multimedia EMEA at PR Newswire.

Throughout her career, Sam has always dedicated time to sharing her expertise and skills by mentoring numerous individuals who have gone on to excel in industry-leading positions.


Find out more about the rest of the leadership team here.