Founder and Development Manager

Established Inspiralba, in 2009 to deliver social enterprise business development and management support across Argyll and Bute.  Ailsa brings 20+ years management experience gained building traded income, developing and delivering services and managing contracts in the public and community sector locally, nationally and internationally.  Delivering business support since 2006, Ailsa has worked with social enterprises […]

Business Support Manager

Provides support on business development and financial management for social enterprises across Argyll and Bute as well as assisting with training.  Experience in project management and financial management have proven to be an asset, assisting groups with detailed planning support and systems to ensure effective financial management following a decision to change direction after 18 […]

Rural Social Enterprise Coordinator

Brings experience from her journalism background (having gained a BA Homs in Journalism) as well as from previous work in the media and community sector.  Aimee is undertaking story gathering work on collective leadership in rural and island communities and social enterprises. Aimee also supports work on the Rural Social Enterprise Hub.

Employability Coordinator

Provides support for Inspiralba’s Kickstart activity, supporting employment training opportunities for young people age 16-24 with a range of social enterprises.   Rachel brings experience of employment training and completed an apprenticeship in Business Administration with Argyll College UHI.

Office and Administration Manager

Provides administrative and finance support for Inspiralba having recently taken up a traineeship. Chloe brings a broad range of experience in customer engagement and is undertaking in work training in admin and financial management.