Level up! with Special Move

We only went and WON!!
22 July 2011

At the games industry annual Develop Awards 2011, Glasgow based recruitment specialist, Specialmove was announced as Recruitment Category Winners and picked up the Develop Industry Excellence Award.

The awards ceremony, hosted by comedian and Broadcaster Iain Lee and held at the Hilton Metropole, Brighton saw a packed house of games industry elite there to recognise the cream of European games development talent. 2011 saw the largest ever Develop Awards with 17 different companies taking home these prestigious games industry accolades.

The winners were selected after a panel of 100 games industry executives and peers voted for the winners of the 19 main awards across categories for Creativity, Technology and Services. Specialmove were up against some very tough competition with 6 other recruitment firms including past winners in the category.

On the night over 550 of the global games development elite watched Specialmove take home the key prize.

Andy Campbell, CEO of Specialmove was on hand to collect the award. “I am genuinely stunned but delighted that we won. My thanks go the judging panel, all our clients and candidates and especially to my wonderful team in Glasgow who work with such dedication all year round. This award means so much to us all. We hope the year ahead will be as equally successful as we have some interesting things we are working on. Thank you all again!”