Sixty Eight People announce the appointment of new Managing Director, ex People Director at Mission Mars, Charlotte Kemp.

Charlotte Kemp is an award winning People Director with a career spanning 20 years at the forefront of innovative hospitality concepts. She joins Sixty Eight People in a move to apply her operational knowledge and insight to the recruitment and training sphere. 

Sixty Eight People have been disrupting the recruitment industry since 2019, through innovative practices and a close bond with the hospitality industry. CEO Abi spearheaded the ‘No More No Shows’ campaign during the summer of 2020, working closely with other suppliers to the industry to offer her voice and support. The campaign went viral, resulting in a change in consumer attitudes.   

Charlotte’s appointment as Managing Director marks a new, proactive attitude to tackling the recruitment crisis in hospitality. Using her depth of experience, she aims to create roles aimed at not only retaining existing talent, but attracting new people into hospitality.

Charlotte said of her new role;

“I want to help shape our industry – the opportunity to broaden what Sixty Eight offers in terms of People Consultancy & Training really excites me! Can we help influence the operators of tomorrow to have brilliant people focused cultures? Too bloody right.”

Abi Dunn, CEO of Sixty Eight People said of the appointment;

“Talent is in crisis right now and will continue to be so for some time. I’d like to think we can be a trailblazer in solving some of these challenges for our clients. We think that by applying Charlotte’s operational understanding, we can find the perfect candidates for our client but also help those clients to shape the roles to encourage retention of existing hospitality staff and further, attract new people to the industry.”