BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards

Date: 19.09.2017

Time : 6:30pm

Venue : DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Cambridge St, Glasgow Central G2 3HN

Business Women Scotland are looking to celebrate the stars of the industry with the first ever Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards, to be held on 19th September at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Glasgow Central. The aim of the awards is to help recognise and increase the number of women working in senior leadership roles across the visitor economy.

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All money raised on the evening will be donated to HIT  Scotland – Hospitality Industry Trust, a charitable organisation who help people achieve their potential in the hospitality industry through scholarships and bursaries.

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BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards Shortlist

Bar of the Year

Lorna Hardy, Cask Bar, Bar Manager
Rachel Haughton, Road Hole Bar, Old Course St Andrews
Gillian Ross, MacGochans, General Manager

Best Place for Women to Work

Carol Ann Houghton, Airhouses
Marguerite Courtney, Glenmor Owners Club
Stephanie Stubbs, Hickory

Front of House

Maria Seisdedos, Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa Edinburgh, Front of House Manager
Stacey Webster, Radisson Blu Edinburgh, Rooms Division Manager (Front of House)
Carrie Tennant, Red Bus Bistro, Office & Reservations Manager

Hotelier of the Year

Nicola Taylor, Chardon Trading, Chief Executive
Dale MacPhee, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian, General Manager
Jill Darling, Chester Residence, General Manager

HR Star

Kathryn Knox, DRG/Di Maggio’s Restaurant Group, Recruitment and Training Manager
Kristine Rowland, DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Central/Hilton Edinburgh Carlton, Cluster Human Resources Manager
Carol Ramsay, Trump Turnberry, A Luxury Collection Resort, Director of HR & Training

Restauranteur of the Year

Jak O’Donnell, The Sisters Restaurants, Chef/Patron
Giovanna Eusebi, Eusebi, Owner
Carla Lamont, Ninth Wave Restaurant, Owner

Rising Star

Nicola Sullivan, Hickory, Account Executive
Rebecca Carr , Radisson Blu Edinburgh, Senior Group and Event Sales Executive
Katrina Mather, The Body Toolkit, Owner

Spa Manager

Rebecca Dorrian, Village Spa Glasgow, Senior Spa Manager
Adele McMillan, PURE Spa & Beauty, Spa Manager of Group
Amy Yeates, Fairmont St Andrews, Director of golf, spa and leisure

Venue Manager

Dawn Balfour, Eskmills Venue, Venue Sales Manager
Alison Simpson, Red Bus Bistro, Managing Director
Ailsa Nazir, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Head of Operations & Finance

 

BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards

BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
6.30pm
Drinks Reception
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
7.10pm
Guests called to be seated
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
7.30pm
Rachel McTavish
Welcome from Rachel McTavish
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
7.35pm
Alice Beveridge
Guest Speaker - Alice Beveridge (Director, Tree of Knowledge) who will inspire and entertain us on the evening.

First 3 Awards Presented
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
7.55pm
Fiona Hyslop
Guest Speaker - Fiona Hyslop Cabinet Secretary for Culture and Tourism
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
8:15pm
3 Course Meal
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
9.45pm
Rachel McTavish
Comfort Break announced by Rachel McTavish
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
10:00pm
Rachel McTavish
Welcome Back with Rachel McTavish
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
10.05pm
Petra Wetzel
Speaker – Petra Wetzel – MD from West Brewery
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
10:20pm
Final 5 awards will be presented
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
10.45pm
DISCO
BWS Women in Hospitality & Tourism Awards
12:00am
Carriages

Times and line-up subject to change.
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