Update On Staffing At The Exeter Office From Director James Whilding

5th December, 2018 by Acorus in General

It is with great pleasure that I confirm the promotion of Laura Wall to an Associate of the Company with immediate effect.  Laura has worked for Acorus since 2007 and during that time has progressed through her professional qualification to become a Charted Surveyor and now to the position of Associate. She will take on the role of Office Manager and be responsible for the smooth transition of projects from conception through to completion. 

In further news, Sarah Hopkins has been recruited to assist the South West planning team with the submission and facilitation of planning applications.  

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