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From Rookie Consultant to First Class Cricketer!

Friday 12th September 2014

Jamie Porter; recruitment consultant and son of Managing Director Steve Porter is finally realising success in his other job… professional cricket!

Speech Therapy consultant and medium-fast bowler Jamie took to the field this week for his debut first-class appearance for Essex County Cricket Club’s first XI; sealing his successful debut by outing Kent’s Darren Stevens LBW.

Shown in all it’s glory here…

Jamie; who’s first love is cricket, has been playing regularly for the Essex 2nd XI and putting in some outstanding performances all season. Ultimately his goal was always to gain selection for the Essex first team squad and his hard work has obviously paid off.

Everyone at The Placement Group, especially proud dad Steve are delighted for Jamie and wishes him every success for the future.