The CEO Today Magazine United Kingdom Awards have announced Anne Kinnes, CEO at The Black Watch Castle and Museum as a 2018 winner for her outstanding contribution representing the organisation.

A spokesperson from the CEO Today Magazine judging panel explains,

“The CEO Today judging panel were particularly impressed by the manner in which Anne Kinnes has consistently achieved growth and success in her tenure as CEO of The Black Watch Castle and Museum.  Over the past year she has implemented a range of new successful ventures, leading to an increase in visitor numbers, an expansion to the premises and several high profile award wins.  Anne Kinnes has demonstrated the ambition, skill and expertise to ensure The Black Watch Castle and Museum remains one of Scotland’s premier tourist and events destinations, and for that she deserves to be recognised as one of the UK’s top CEOs.”

Major-General Michael Riddell-Webster, CBE, DSO Chairman of The Black Watch Castle and Museum states,

“I am delighted that Anne Kinnes has won a prestigious 2018 CEO of the Year award and give her my warmest congratulations on this achievement. It is difficult to overstate Anne’s impact on the fledgling Black Watch Castle and Museum business, which continues to move from one success to the next.  Her drive, enthusiasm, managerial skills and intimate knowledge of the tourism sector have all been instrumental in the success of the organisation and its growing role as one of the top destinations in Perth and Kinross.”

Anne Kinnes, CEO, The Black Watch Castle and Museum says,

“I am surprised and honoured to have been recognised by The CEO Today Magazine for my contribution to The Black Watch Castle and Museum. Awards such as this are never just about one person or their actions but all those whom I have worked in collaboration with to accomplish these successes. Thank you to my team and those who have supported the Castle and Museum in achieving the growth and development it has today.”

Dedicated to recognising strong and innovative leadership amongst business leaders operating in the United Kingdom, the CEO Today United Kingdom Awards recognises the CEOs who are leading in their respective sectors and beyond.