Taylorson joins after 16 years at Reed Publishing, where he held a number of positions. Most recently, he was the sales director of caterer.com. Before that, he spent four years as the sales director of www.totaljobs.com, during which time it became the leading website in its sector. He previously spent two years between 1998 and 2000 as the group sales manager of Personnel Today and its website, personneltoday.com.
Louise Rogers, the managing director of TSL Education, said: "Simon joins TSL Education with a really solid record of achievement in creating and growing leading brands in recruitment advertising. His long experience and success in building recruitment brands and in creating strong print and online propositions will be a great asset to our team as we work on strengthening the position of all our titles in their markets."