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Ed Vokes

Managing Director

Education

Dame Alice Owens to Northampton Uni studying Sport, Business and Politics and now 22 years working in Catering and Catering Recruitment.


Last Job

*Doing Lockdown Charity Drops for Smart

Account manager for another recruitment company before taking the big leap to go it on my own and start Evolve Hospitality in 2012


Hometown

St Albans


PROUDEST EVOLVE MOMENT

My proudest moments were our 5th birthday at Merchant Taylors, Winning Best New Agency and Best Agency to work for and being part of and giving people to opportunity to working in amazing events and venues and how much they get out of this.


BEST PART OF YOUR JOB

Seeing the staff at the start and end of a long event week and that buzz of achievement. The relationships I am lucky enough to build with the temps over a long period our clients and most importantly the friends I have made.


GO TO DRINK

Carlton Draught as it means I am with my friends in Sydney


RESTAURANT RECOMMENDATION

Fine Dining – The Ritz or The Ledbury

I love Chez Bruce for consistent quality and Parlour is my idea of a fun environment with amazing food and drinks


INTERESTING FACT

I have seen Fleetwood Mac 55 times and I have scored goals in matches at both Highbury and The Emirates