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Business Leader Profile - Linda Hill Miller, LAH Travel

Linda Hill MIller

Business Name:          LAH TRAVEL

Website:                     lahtravel.com

Social Media:             FB - @lahtravel

Contact Details:         01294 8249999 

How long have you worked in the business?

15 years

How many people do you employ?

6

What is the vision for the business?

To be the leading independent travel agent in Ayrshire

What’s a typical day for you?

So our core hours are Monday – Saturday 9am-5pm but I have very much a anytime policy so do lots of booking at weekends and the evenings offering the extra personal service .

Why did the business choose to locate in North Ayrshire?

We choose North Ayrshire mainly because the MD Linda is from NA so made sense and had been the right decision.

Best 3 things about working in North Ayrshire?

Location and accessibility

NAC Economical Development Team

And can walk to work … LOL

What is your biggest business achievement to date?

We have won many awards over the past 15 years so being nominated in 2017 as one of the UK TOP 50 agents and in the TOP 3 in Scotland was huge but if I am being honest the biggest achievement to date is survival and coming through the recession and maintaining my staff during these tough times.

Which business person or company do you most admire and why?

I love people with a great work ethic so there are so many Ayrshire Business People I admire

Malcolm Simpson – Simpsinn he is still very much works in his business and not just on it

What is a skill you would like to learn and why?

I wish I understood what goes on in peoples head and not be so disappointed by people

What did you want to be when you were a child?

I am one of the lucky ones I am doing exactly what I wanted to do and still after 30 years In the industry love my job.

What do you do to relax away from the office?

Enjoy spending time with my family but LOVE to travel so at every opportunity jet off

Who is your favourite band?

Love lots of music but one of favourites is Van Morrison

What is your favourite movie?

Coyote Ugly

What 3 words sum you up?

Loyal, trusting and hardworking

 

Posted on Tuesday 26th February 2019