SITE Scotland

Welcome to Scotland!

A home of ancient history, unique music, language, dance and culture; Scotland is a country highly regarded as an exciting and inspirational incentive destination. Recently voted 'the most beautiful country in the world' by readers of, plus Edinburgh, the capital city, being named 'best city in the world to visit' by Time Out, the country provides a uniquely spectacular backdrop for incentive groups.

Scotland is an incentive experience never to be forgotten, thanks to our natural larder, plus our network of dedicated Scottish incentive travel professionals. SITE Scotland look forward to welcoming you to your next incentive destination!

We are the voice within Scotland for the events and incentive industry.

The SITE Scotland Chapter proudly welcomes local hoteliers, destination management companies, venue professionals, entertainment providers, professional conference organisers and tourism bodies as part of the SITE Scotland community. The Chapter offers education, support and connectivity through events that include networking, education and venue/destination showcases.

Our mission is to develop awareness of Scotland as an outstanding incentive and event destination, as well as continually seeking to inspire, educate and connect our members.

SITE Scotland Board Members 2024

President 2023 & 2024 | Scottish Chapter

Elizabeth Del Giacco

DMC / MICE Specialist, Freelance

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

President Elect 2025

Theresa Steven

Business Development Manager, UK, VisitScotland

St Andrews, United Kingdom

Co-Events Director/Past President (2022)

Sarah-Jane Anderson

Director of Business Development, Crossbasket Castle

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Director of Events

Rachel Pattillo

Account Director, Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa Edinburgh

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Membership Director

Fiona Pengelly

Director 2B UK,

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Treasurer Site Scotland Director

Gillian Rae

Account Director, Spectra DMC

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Director & Regional Ambassador

Alan Rawlinson

Business Development Manager, Jacobite Loch Ness Cruises

Dochgarroch, United Kingdom

SITE Scotland Co-Director of Marketing and Communications

Heather McNee

Business Development - Europe, VisitScotland

Inverness, United Kingdom

We’re a close knit community of industry professionals supporting each other and promoting the best of Scotland as an incentive destination. The Scottish Chapter has grown great momentum over recent years and now, more than ever, it’s so important to stay connected.

Our events programme is created on the needs and interests of our members and aims to inspire them both in their professional and personal life. Alongside Chapter showcase and networking events, members have access to SITE Global events, plus fellow Chapter events.  

Edinburgh Castle

Why Join SITE Scotland?

"I joined SITE Scotland in February 2022 after a challenging two years for our industry. Now more than ever, connecting with peers is crucial and I felt that the SITE platform would offer me a supportive community with industry professionals. As we emerge from the pandemic, I believe we can share experiences and invaluable lessons to emerge stronger than ever. I am really looking forward to building new relationships, networking and having fun!"

Kimberly Barr, Sodexo Prestige Venues & Events

Members Meeting - BlueSky Experiences - 21st June 2022


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