Gail reaches finals

Gail Reid has been named as a finalist in the upcoming Elevator Awards.
Gail Reid has been named as a finalist in the upcoming Elevator Awards.

An Inverurie businesswoman has been shortlisted for a prestigious award later this month.

Gail Reid of Gail Reid Mortgate Services has been named as a finalist in the 2016 Elevator Awards’ Spirit of Enterprise category.

Mum of two Gail is b ased at the Elevator Business Centre Thainstone, and started her business last October after spending almost a year recovering from a brain haemorrhage just adays after the birth of her son in 2014.

“Setting up the business has, for me, been the final stage of my recovery journey - a huge achievement and one that I never thought would be possible,” she said. “I have plans to hire both an administrator and another mortgage adviser in the coming year due to continued growth.”

The awards ceremony will be held at the Ardoe House Hotel on Thursday, June 30.