Welcome to Illume Recruitment, a hospitality recruitment agency.
Illume Recruitment recruit for all sectors of the hospitality industry – Pubs, Bars & Restaurants, Contract Catering, Hotels and Venues.
Josh Paxman – Director
Josh began his hospitality recruitment career in 2012 after working within and leading sales teams for some of the most well known and prestigious venues in London.
Since getting into hospitality recruitment, Josh has built strong relationships with some of the leading companies within the hospitality industry and prides himself on his network of candidates and knowledge of the industry.
Josh started Illume Recruitment in February 2015.
Tom Hibbert – Associate Director
In April 2016, Tom Hibbert joined Illume Recruitment to set up the Contract Catering division.
Tom got into hospitality recruitment in 2011 and has recruited for the Contract Catering sector ever since however came from a Hotel background where he worked his way up to General Manager of a prestigious Hotel in the South East.
Tom prides himself on the relationships he builds with both his clients and candidates and works tirelessly to find the perfect match for everyone involved.
Leon Beattie – Associate Director
In October 2018, Leon Beattie joined the team to set up the Pub, Bar & Restaurant division.
Leon prior to that has over 5 years working for competing recruitment agencies in London.
Before entering the world of recruitment, Leon worked for some well respected and established hospitality companies such as Brasserie Blanc, Mitchells & Butlers and Balans.