Women in Hospitality and Tourism Awards 2019 Shortlist - Business Women Scotland

Women in Hospitality and Tourism Awards 2019 Shortlist

Accessible Business of the Year

  • Caird Hall
  • GTG Training & Conference Centre
  • The Scotch Whisky Experience

Bar/Café/Restaurant of the Year

  • Emma Niven (Inspirational Director) –  Loch Leven’s Larder
  • Giovanna Eusebi (Restaurant Owner) –  Eusebi Deli
  • Jeanette Forbes (Proprietor) – Grape and Grain
  • Vikki Wood (Owner) – The Wee Restaurants

Best Place for Women to Work

  • Fairmont St Andrews
  • The Scotch Whisky Experience
  • Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian

Business Partner of the Year (a combination of HR Star, Financial Specialist and IT Specialist of the Year)

  • Claire Fisher (Assistant Cluster Director of HR, North Cluster) – Marriott Hotels
  • Danielle Ramsay (Group Recruitment Manager) Apex Hotels
  • Lucy Renaut (Group Finance Director) – Fishers Laundry

Event/Festival of the Year

  • Dr Susie Mitchell, Emma Dixon and Rachael Brown – Art of Possible
  • Jacqueline Ross (Festival Director) – Burns an’ a’ that!
  • Jasmine Wheelhouse (Founder and Managing Director) – The Gin Fayre
  • Joanne Lynn (Joint Managing Director) – TEDx Glasgow/Lux Events

Front of House Star of the Year

  • Aneta Broncel (Front of House) – Edinburgh School of Food and Wine
  • Emma Clark (Proprietor) – Glenegedale House
  • Iris Marhencke (Guest Relations Manager) – Gleneagles Hotel
  • Sandra Beattie (General Manager) – Inspire Catering

Hotelier of the Year

  • Helen McBride (General Manager) – The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort & Spa
  • Katrina Reynolds (Proprietor & Manager) – Allanton Inn
  • Sylvia Matthews (Owner/Manager) – Windlestraw

Lecturer of the Year

  • Anne Miller (Lecturer, Hospitality) – City of Glasgow College
  • Mandy Purdie (Hospitality Curriculum Leader) – Edinburgh College
  • Pauline Gordon (Lecturer in Hospitality) – Edinburgh Napier University

Marketing/Social Media Star of the Year

  • Gemma Armit (Blogger) – Two Scots Abroad
  • Gemma Hegarty (Marketing Director) – Cameron House
  • Julia MacGregor (Guest Engagement and Content Manager) – Apex Hotels
  • Maree Chisholm (Marketing Manager) and Cat Mackenzie (Digital Marketing Manager), Loch Leven’s Larder
  • Rosie Street (Marketing Manager) – Glasgow Science Centre

Rising Star

  • Aine Edwards (Events Assistant) – Borthwick Castle
  • Alexandra Popa (Front Office Manager) – Courtyard by Marriott, Aberdeen Airport
  • Helen Cuinn (Costume Interpreter) – Mary, Cuinn of Scots
  • Rosie Street (Marketing Manager) – Glasgow Science Centre
  • Yvonne Pearce (Sales and Events Coordinator) – Borthwick Castle

Tour or Tourism Business of the Year

  • Anna Black (Manager) – Lindores – Stay Ride Relax
  • Anne MacDonald (Managing Director/Owner) – The Old Manse of Blair
  • Lesley Watson (Owner) – Solway Tours
  • Sara Robertson (Founder) – ScotBeer
  • Zakia Moulaoui (Founder & CEO) – Invisible Cities

Venue Manager of the Year

  • Anna Black (Manager) – Lindores – Stay Ride Relax
  • Dana Crombie (Director) – Woodland Creatures
  • Fi Morley (General Manager) – The Hub
  • Linn Williamson (Operations Manager) – Grill 48
  • Tracey McCallum (GTG Area Manager) GTG Training & Conference Centre