The Herald Family
Business Breakfast Online

Over the past eight years The Herald have been bringing together family businesses across Scotland celebrating their success through The Herald Scottish Family Business Awards and with the introduction of our Family Business Breakfast in 2018.

Life as we know it has changed dramatically and given the current climate, we have adapted our business model to ensure we can continue to support our family business network, by delivering The Herald Scottish Family Business Breakfast Online.

The online event welcomed family businesses to discuss the unique circumstances we find ourselves in and provided the opportunity to network, learn, question and hear from industry leaders and experts.

This event has now taken place. To be kept up to date with The Herald Family Business Series – Breakfast and Awards by contacting, Senior Events Manager, Kirsty Loughlin kirsty.loughlin@localiq.co.uk

The Herald Family Business Breakfast Online

Over the past eight years The Herald have been bringing together family businesses across Scotland celebrating their success through The Herald Scottish Family Business Awards and with the introduction of our Family Business Breakfast in 2018.

Life as we know it has changed dramatically and given the current climate, we have adapted our business model to ensure we can continue to support our family business network, by delivering The Herald Scottish Family Business Breakfast Online.

The online event welcomed family businesses to discuss the unique circumstances we find ourselves in and provided the opportunity to network, learn, question and hear from industry leaders and experts.

This event has now taken place. To be kept up to date with The Herald Family Business Series – Breakfast and Awards by contacting, Senior Events Manager, Kirsty Loughlin kirsty.loughlin@localiq.co.uk

Breakfast Programme

SUPPORTING OUR FAMILY BUSINESS NETWORK

Themes

• Adapting
• Resilience & Diversification
• Mental Health & Employee Wellbeing
• Leadership
• Succession

Speakers

Keynote Speaker

Michael James Donaldson
Chairman, James Donaldson & Sons Ltd

Panel

Giovanna Eusebi
Co- Owner, Eusebi Deli & Restaurant in Glasgow’s West End

Peter Facenna
Managing Director, Allied Vehicles Group

Lyndsay McGonigle
Managing Director, The Top Drawer 

Iain Stirling
Owner, Arbikie Farm Distillery

Online Event

This virtual event has now taken place. To hear from this year’s speakers please review the event video below.

For information on the 2021 event please contact, Kirsty Loughlin, Senior Event Manager kirsty.loughlin@localiq.co.uk

Moderator

Donald Martin
Editor The Herald & Herald on Sunday
Editor-in-Chief, Newsquest Scotland

Running Order

9.30am Arrival and Registration
Networking
10.00am Welcome
10.10am Keynote Speaker followed by Q&A
10.30am Panel Discussion followed by Q&A
11.00am Closing Remarks
11.15am Event remains open for virtual networking
1.00pm Virtual Event to formally close

For any questions regarding the virtual event please visit or FAQs section below.

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FAQ

  • Who can Register for the event?
    The online event is solely for those who work within a Family Business. Please note if you register to attend and are not a family business you will not be granted access to the event.
  • Is there a deadline to register for the event?
    Registration to the event can be made up until the day prior however we would encourage you to register ahead of the event to keep up to date with all event updates.
  • How do I access The Herald Scottish Family Business Breakfast Online?
    To access the breakfast online you need to register here.
  • What is Hop-In?
    Hop-In is an online event platform chosen to ensure you get the most out of your virtual event experience. There you will find our main keynote speaker, panel discussion, live Q&A’s and the opportunity to network via 1:1 video calls and direct messaging to other attendees.
  •  Where can I see the running order?
    You can view the event running order on the online event section of this website above.
  • Will I be able to join the event at a different time from when it starts at 9.30am?
    The event has a set start and end time. You will be able to join the event at any time however you may miss some of the speakers if you do. All content will be available on demand after the events ends.
  • Where can I connect with other delegates attending the online event?
    You can connect with other delegates via the hop-in platforms networking area or thought direct messaging.
  • Do I need a webcam to connect with other attendees?
    In the virtual networking space, you will be able to connect with speakers, partners, and other delegates via video chat however there is also the option to network simply via the chat boxes available and sharing your contact details. A webcam is only needed if the delegate wants to participate in the Networking Area. It is not essential to participate during the main event areas.
  • Do I need any software to connect with other attendees?
    Hop-In is accessed via your web browser so you do not need any other software to connect with other attendees. We would recommend an up to date browser such as Chrome or Safari to access the platform.
  • How do I set up my profile?
    During the registration and sign up process you will be asked to create your account.
  • How do I change my profile picture?
    As you create your profile you will be asked to upload a picture, this can be changed later if required.
  • How do I connect LinkedIn to my profile?
    When creating your profile, you will have the ability to add links to your social media channels. These include Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
  • I had to leave mid-way through the event, will the event be recorded?
    All keynotes and breakout sessions will be records and available for on demand playback after the event.
  • Where can I find updates on the event?
    You can find updates on the event via this dedicated event website and via heraldscotland.com and social media.
  • Will there be any support available should I have any questions about using the platform at the event?
    During the event we will have someone on hand in a breakout session for any questions regarding the platform. We cannot support delegate hardware or software issue not related directly with the platform.
  • What do I do if I have more questions?
    We are happy to answer any additional questions you may have regarding the online event or registration. Please contact Senior Events Manager, Kirsty Loughlin on 0141 302 6016 or Kirsty.loughlin@newsquest.co.uk with all enquires.

Contact Us

This event has now taken place for 2020. For information on next year’s event and how to get involved, please contact Senior Events Manager, Kirsty Loughlin on 0141 302 6016 or Kirsty.loughlin@newsquest.co.uk
Kirsty Loughlin

Kirsty Loughlin

Senior Events Manager
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