Hilary Macrae

Operations & Event Administrator

Hilary Macrae

Gilly’s take on Hilary

Hilary is ambitious, driven, warm and level-headed – a true professional with an extremely considered and organised approach. With a background in accountancy and hospitality, Hils is phenomenal at forecasting, budget management, target setting and logistics. She is also creative, well travelled, and an amazing team player. Her calm demeanour, attention to detail, and natural confidence puts our clients at ease and keeps the team on track.

Hilary’s career highlights

•Being part of the YOURgb team coordinating the LIST Fest Party 2018, the official Edinburgh Festival kick-off
•Having a colourful palette of experience, starting in hospitality in Sydney, then working as
•Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in aid of Childreach International and visiting the charity’s community projects in Tanzania

Unique fact

I got through to the final round of the Great British Bake Off selection process (but had to turn it down, boo!)

Life motto

“In the end, we only regret the chances we didn’t take”

Key strengths

•Resilient
•Creative
•Attention to detail

Favourite Instagram account

@MargotRobbie – for her attitude to life, her values and her work

The best compliment Hilary has received

“Hilary puts the people at the heart of everything she does”

A few of Hilary's Projects

The List Magazine : Festival Launch Party

The List Magazine : Festival Launch Party

"We have worked with YOURgb EVENTS for the last seven years on our List Festival Party and are delighted with their expe...

Ms Friers, Partnerships Director, The List

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Popchips : Marketing Strategy & Activation

Popchips : Marketing Strategy & Activation

"Popchips loved working with Emily and the YOURgb team. They were a delight to work with and never failed to meet our ex...

Ms Randall, Marketing Manager, Popchips

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Private Event : Rustic Themed Celebration

Private Event : Rustic Themed Celebration

"You were totally wonderful at Helen and Dougal's wedding. The personal touches and 'nothing is any trouble' approach we...

Mr Hare, Lead Contact, Private Client

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