Business Tourism for Scotland
A highly motivated business development leader, Judy is experienced in the private and public sector. Her passion to grow Scotland’s business tourism industry is evident in everything she does, from the way she represents the sector to promoting all Scotland has to offer.
Her impressive career has included heading up sales and convention teams at Greater Glasgow & Clyde Valley Convention Bureau and the Kingdom of Fife Convention Bureau. She has also enjoyed business development roles at one of UK’s leading Conference Agencies, Glasgow University and Turnberry Hotel.
Following the launch of the £73 million international attraction –Glasgow Science Centre Judy was instrumental in the vision, creation and implementation of the corporate events experience. Her commercial and business approach at the Centre has expanded and now includes all business events sales, events, retail catering and F&B delivery.
She joined the Tourism Leadership Group in 2013 and as chair of a new Business Tourism Industry group she has worked alongside Scottish Government, Visit Scotland and Scottish Enterprise to lead the TS2020 strategy and raise the national profile of business events in Scotland.