Wemyss Malts adds to marketing team
Independent bottler Wemyss Malts has announced changes in its marketing team. After two years with the company, Emma Hooper is promoted to a new role as Darnley’s View Gin brand manager to develop initiatives in the category.
Joining the team as marketing assistant on Wemyss Malts, Lord Elcho and Kingsbarns Distillery is Steven Shand who brings several years of experience from the whisky industry on the retail, event and hospitality side.
Karen Stewart, director of marketing for Wemyss Malts and Kingsbarns Distillery, said: “We are a small company with a broad and exiting range. I am delighted to recognise Emma’s success in her previous marketing role with us by promoting her to navigate the next stage of Darnley’s View Gin’s journey.
“Similarly, Steven has made a great impact in his early weeks with us and will be initially leading our social media, events and awards programme for Wemyss Malts, as well as supporting new product launches.”
Photo: Karen Stewart, Steven Shand and Emma Hooper