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About Us

With one man’s mission to shake up the recruitment industry, a phone, a bedroom office and a copy of the Yellow Pages; Simon’s Trading Company (Straco) was born.

Since then, we have evolved into a leading boutique recruitment agency, specialising in Digital, Design, Events & Marketing. We believe our honest and bespoke service defines our agency, staying true to delivering a straight-talking approach to recruitment.

We’re a small but experienced bunch, with over 23 years’ experience; working with some of the most recognisable brands, and very best agencies. Click here to meet the team.

We’re specialists in…


Ad Ops & Programmatic, Data & Analytics, Technology, Social Media, Tech & Media Sales, Customer Success, Media Planning & Buying, Product & Project Management, PR & Communications


Graphic Design, Structural Design, Retail Design, Interior Design, 3D Design, Technical/Development Design, Artworkers, Digital Design, Packaging Design & Motion Graphic Design


Point of Sale, Point of Purchase, Print, Shopper Marketing & Branding


Exhibitions & Live Events

Don’t just take our word for it…

Like what you hear?

If you want to work with an agency that genuinely cares, say ay-up and we’ll send over our welcome brochure.