Posted on 5th April 2016 by Jordan Holmes
Award winning auction provider IAM Sold has continued its phenomenal growth in the first quarter of 2016.
Following a fantastic end to 2015, winning the prestigious Sunday Times Estate Agency of the Year Award for Best Supplier and placing 23rd in the Sunday Times Virgin Fasttrack 100, North East based IAM Sold have increased their workforce by 25% since January – recruiting 22 additional staff at all levels to cope with the growth. There are a further 12 positions currently being recruited for.
Jamie Cooke, sales director at IAM Sold said: “We are experiencing significant growth despite challenging stock numbers – testament to the dedication of our staff and partners. This has meant we have expanded the workforce to ensure that our award winning customer service is retained.”
The company has invested heavily in expanding their workforce, providing an array of job opportunities in areas such as sales, IT, administration, sales progression, corporate and business development. This increase in staff will aid the ever expanding nature of the company and enable the implementation of plans for the future.
Along with their recent expansion, IAM Sold has launched a new website offering users a much friendlier site and a lot more in terms of functionality and experience. The fresh new look site is easy to navigate and makes for an overall more pleasant browse. Ben Ridgway, business and innovation director said: “Our new website is the foundation stone for the next generation of auction technology improvements we have planned in 2016. We have increased our IT development resource by 40% to continue to deliver industry leading auction technology to enable our partners to stay one step ahead of their competition.”
The company have also rebranded bringing together all regional brands to create a stronger national brand. The new brand is cleaner and more modern and represents the quality and transparency of the business whilst being more versatile across different mediums.
The company has further significant growth plans for 2016 including expansion of regional public auctions and some innovative new products.
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