Campbeltown’s Colin joins Team Scotland staff

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A Campbeltown man has joined the staff of Commonwealth Games Scotland.

Colin Millar, who grew up in Kintyre and attended Campbeltown Grammar School, has taken on the role of head of marketing and communications for Team Scotland.

Colin brings with him a wealth of experience, most recently as senior operations manager at Hibernian Football Club, having previously worked as senior communications and marketing manager, shaping Hibs’ internal and external marketing strategies.

He credits experiences with the sportscotland Young People’s Sports Panel and the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, where he participated in the Commonwealth Youth Leadership Programme 33Fifty, as catalysts in his career in sport.

Colin said: ‘I am delighted to be joining Commonwealth Games Scotland and look forward to working with our sport governing bodies, athletes and partners in the lead-up to Birmingham 2022 and beyond.

‘It is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the success of Team Scotland and use our athletes’ stories to engage and inspire the Scottish public. I know the passion, dedication and professionalism that exists in the sector and am keen to leverage that to help raise the profile of sport.’