Gillian Main

Marketing Executive - Lamborghini Edinburgh

Name

Gillian Main

Dealership and brand

Lamborghini Edinburgh.

How long have you worked for Sytner Group?

This is my second time working for Sytner Group! However I have been in my current role for 8 years.

How has your job changed in that time? 

New Marketing technologies like e-mail and text messaging have been introduced to meet customer demand, and manufacturers now see the benefit of using these technologies to enhance their businesses.

If someone who wanted to work in dealership Marketing what key skills would they need?

They would need to be flexible; self motivated, and enjoy working as part of a team.

What is your favourite part of your job?

No two days are the same; you are continually prioritising your workload, and learning to make the most of your resources.

Three words that sum up the people in your team?  

Happy, Helpful, Creative!

Hidden talents?

Indian Cookery, and riding motorcycles, (but not at the same time!)

Things you like? 

My Family, Champagne, Fast Cars and Good Food.

I will never been seen without…  

My “Sheila Fleet” Handcrafted Silver Bracelet, This was the first present my husband ever bought me when he went to the Isle of Mull on a sailing trip many years ago.

Favourite TV programme  

Any period drama with Colin Firth in it! (Note from the Editor – Gillian has all the Sytner HQ ladies agreement here!)

Unknown fact? 

I used to regularly compete in Dressage and Showing Competitions with my horses when I was younger, and break in and train young horses (hence many broken bones/plates/pins in my leg!)