Laying the foundations
There is no going back now!
Our first office
A place to call home – 15 Murray Crescent, Manuka
Global Financial Crisis (GFC)
Re-focus and refined direction
We simplified the business ownership and Board level governance allowing the Founders the freedom to refocus HorizonOne on its core values and the central tenets of the business plan. Looking back, this was a pivotal moment laying the foundation for the success to follow.
David Harrington arrives
Returning to Australia after 11 years spent in the UK as the General Manager for a successful medium sized recruitment firm, David rapidly accelerated towards equity partner status in 2012 and is now a lynchpin of the business.
A new home
27 Torrens Street, Braddon
Starting to have some fun
Strong period of growth
Our busy team swells to 12 staff and we travel to Sydney to receive two great accolades the BRW Fast 100 – Number 50 and Thomson Reuters National Recruitment Excellence Award – Best Start up Recruitment Company in Australia.
Telstra Business Awards
2013 ACT Finalist
Tough year in recruitment
Following 12 months of the Commonwealth recruitment freeze and a new Government taking a while to find its feet, finally the market opens up with a surge of new work in the contractor space which stimulates strong overall recruitment activity.
The future is bright
The 2015 calendar year represents a huge year of investment for HorizonOne. With a new website, new staff, new systems, databases and a surge in content marketing, we are investing in our business for the future.
Sharing insights and ideas is a priority
Check out our best stories from over the years on our blog page
Working at HorizonOne
We launched our brand new, dedicated "Work with Us" website which focuses on what it is like to work here at HorizonOne. We believe work should make your life better!
We Made the News!
Following the success of our national campaign to bring talented Recruitment Consultants to Canberra, online publications such as The Canberra Times and News.com.au ran stories about our innovative and engaging recruitment practices.
Recruitment Brand of the Year - Recruitment International Awards
The Recruitment International Awards are the world’s biggest recruitment industry awards programme. The aim of the awards is to recognise innovation and best practice in the Australian recruitment industry, rewarding the best recruitment companies and celebrating the success of our great profession.
Finalist - Marketing Campaign of the Year - RCSA Awards
The prestigious RCSA Industry Awards provide the opportunity to recognise the best of best in the recruitment and staffing sector. These awards are the most coveted in the industry.
Finalist - Medium & Making Waves Telstra Business Awards
For 26 years, the Telstra Business Awards have been a hub for Australia’s remarkable small and medium-sized businesses to gather, explore their dreams, celebrate their achievements and to become ‘that’ business.
Fiona Grimmer wins at the Telstra Women in Business Awards!
Our Marketing Manager, Fiona was crowned the ACT Telstra Women in Business Emerging Leader recognising the outstanding value she brings to our business and her own personal and professional achievements.
Recruitment International Marketing Campaign of the Year!
Our winning Marketing Campaign of the Year centered around our work with the Regional Investment Corporation, a new Government agency offering farmers emergency financial relief and encouraging growth, investment and resilience in Australia’s regional communities.
RCSA Industry Award for Operational Excellence
Our Scribing and Campaigns team were announced as winners of the operational Excellence award at the prestigious RCSA Industry Awards. The win was an emotional one for the team who have been working together now for over 10 years.