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Scotland’s track record as the perfect stage for sport events continues

Scotland’s track record as the perfect stage for sport events continues

Blog posts   •   Feb 15, 2019 12:56 GMT

Paul Bush OBE, VisitScotland Director of Events, looks ahead to next month's European Athletics Indoor Championships as well as the other events coming up in 2019

Scotland's events industry helps cause disruption in the market

Scotland's events industry helps cause disruption in the market

Blog posts   •   Aug 16, 2018 15:32 BST

Paul Bush OBE, VisitScotland Director of Events, reflects on the successful delivery of the European Championships and how the new delivery model from the Championships is causing disruption in the market.

How well do we welcome?

How well do we welcome?

Blog posts   •   Jul 12, 2018 10:00 BST

In his latest blog, VisitScotland Chief Executive Malcolm Roughead explores the importance of language and discuss what it means for the future of Scottish tourism.

Three Tourism & Tech Trends for 2018

Three Tourism & Tech Trends for 2018

Blog posts   •   Jun 27, 2018 12:00 BST

Patrick O'Shaughnessy, Industry (Development) Manager at VisitScotland, examines how technology is shaping the visitor experience.

Celebrating our Future

Celebrating our Future

Blog posts   •   Jun 25, 2018 12:00 BST

Paula Ward, Regional Leadership Director at VisitScotland, reflects on how important the Year of Young People has been in bringing together the industry to celebrate the talents of tomorrow.

On the road again

On the road again

Blog posts   •   Jun 19, 2018 10:00 BST

In his latest blog, VisitScotland Chief Executive Malcolm Roughead reflects on his listening tour of Scotland.

A very happy birthday to a cultural icon

A very happy birthday to a cultural icon

Blog posts   •   Jun 07, 2018 10:00 BST

On the anniversary of Charles Rennie Mackintosh's birth, ​Jim Clarkson, VisitScotland Regional Leadership Director, reflects on the legacy of the father of The Glasgow Style.

Scotland - the time is Now

Scotland - the time is Now

Blog posts   •   Apr 18, 2018 10:00 BST

In his latest blog, VisitScotland Chief Executive Malcolm Roughead looks at what new global movement 'Scotland is Now' means for Scotland.

Scotland is Now

Scotland is Now

Blog posts   •   Apr 11, 2018 12:07 BST

Outstanding Businesses, Visionary Leaders, Brilliant People

Outstanding Businesses, Visionary Leaders, Brilliant People

Blog posts   •   Mar 13, 2018 13:08 GMT

Peter Lederer CBE, who was the recipient of the Silver Thistle Award at the 2014/15 Scottish Thistles Awards, reflects on the changing face of tourism in Scotland over the past three decades. The former chairman of Gleneagles was recognised for transforming the Perthshire hotel into one of the country’s most luxurious resorts and his part in bringing the Ryder Cup to Scotland in 2014.