Event Agency employs thief
In 2006 in Britain an events agency in Worcester, Grass Roots Live, was broken into. The thief was convicted and received a prison sentence. Charles Moyle, the manager of the events company, has now offered the burglar a job once he is released.
The man, whose identity has not been disclosed, is currently still serving his sentence for the burglary, in which he made off with computer equipment. When Charles Moyle, the boss of the event agency, met the burglar in prison, he decided to give the man a second chance.
According to Sky News the thief was impressed by the job offer: "I know I will need to regain your trust and that many people think you’re crazy for taking such a chance with me, but I will prove them wrong." The manager told Sky News that it was his duty to give the burglar a second chance: "I found him to be an intelligent man who certainly has integrity but has never had the luck to have been surrounded by the right people."
In any case it's rather a remarkable story from the British events world for which we already have a great deal of admiration.08-08-2013