NJL Consulting, the Manchester-based planning consultancy, has announced two promotions and a new recruit.
Annabel Partridge, senior planning consultant, who joined the team in summer 2013 and works primarily on retail and commercial projects, was promoted to associate director.
Planning consultant Justine Entezari was promoted to senior planning consultant. She joined the company in 2011 as part of its graduate programme and has worked across the retail, residential and commercial sectors.
New recruit Hollie Barton, a University of Manchester town planning graduate, will work towards her Royal Town Planning Institute charter, while gaining hands-on experience with retail, strategic and residential clients.
The firm now employs 14 people, from its base in Heald Green.
Nick Lee, managing director, said: "Following on from a bumper 2013, where we achieved a 100% success rate in gaining planning consents, we've been keen to recognise the fantastic work put in by our core team. Their professionalism and hard work have made our recent triumphs possible and we've seen more and more clients coming to us with repeat business."