Graduating in 2001 with a BSc (Hons) in Psychology, Rebecca has over 13 years experience of working in media, public relations, marketing, events and business development.
She started her career working as a Marketing Executive for the Daily Record and Sunday Mail before moving to The Herald and Evening Times, subsequently heading up the marketing department as Head of Brand Marketing and Promotions in 2006. During her time within the newspaper industry she won a number of national awards including Chairman’s Award at the Scottish Media Awards ’07 and, in the same year, runner up Young Marketer of the Year, The Marketing Society.
In 2010, Rebecca took on the role of Marketing and Commercial Manager for Scottish Racing where she successfully transformed business planning and budgeting processes, bucking all trends, increasing trading profit by 85% within her first year.
Rebecca left Scottish Racing in 2013 to start her own consultancy – Pitch Perfect Consulting Ltd – offering business development and marketing consultancy across a range of industry sectors and clients, including Glasgow Chamber of Commerce.
Away from work, she makes the most of living in Scotland, fully embracing her ambition to scale all 282 Munros. (Only 95 to go)! She also volunteers for both The Prince's Trust and Young Enterprise Scotland as a Business Adviser and enjoys putting her 'limited' car maintenance skills to good use when out on Classic Car rallies with her Dad.