Die erste Frau seit 132 Jahren

Die Managerin der Tomatin Destillerie, Polly MacDonald (23), ist in das Management Komitee der Malt Distillers Association of Scotland gewählt worden. Damit ist sie die erste Frau in der 132 jährigen Geschichte dieser Organisation.


A DISTILLERY manager has become the first woman to join the whisky industry’s powerful governing body in their 132-year history.

Polly MacDonald, 23, has been voted on to the Malt Distillers Association of Scotland management committee.

Yesterday, she said: „I suppose I should feel proud. It’s one for the girls.“

Tomatin Distillery production manager Polly, who graduated from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, hopes it will pave the way for more women to enter the traditionally male-dominated world of whisky…

(The Daily Record)