Meet some of the team behind our success and daily business operations.

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Our Staff

Its the Thistle Catering Team who make us who we are and where we have got to today!  We have a hard working team who are passionate about food and service delivery.

Meet key team members behind our success and at the very heart of our daily business operations.

 

Lorraine and Graham Smith

Lorraine and Graham Smith

Husband and wife team Graham and Lorraine take great pride in pursuing their dream of running their own succesful business. The company is all encompassing, including outside catering, cater hire, licensed bars and event management. Grahams background is Royal Navy management and latterly in the oil industry.
Lorraine has been in hospitality for the last 20 years. Formerly a manager in the NHS, and a Non Executive Director for a Cancer Charity for 10 years, Lorraine now dedicates her time to building up the business. Together they operate a steady ship catering for customers throughout Scotland.

Lorraine Smith

Managing Director
Lorraine Smith

At the heart of it all, owner and founder Lorraine Smith, a self confessed organiser…who cares.

She may be the Manager but Lorraine can often be found at events front of house helping and supporting both staff and clients.

Working as a volunteer in third world countries helping those less advantaged, is how  Lorraine spends some of her spare time.

Married to Graham, they make a great team at the heart of Thistle…

Waiting Staff

Waiting Staff

We have a fantastic team of waiting staff, enthusiastic, trained, helpful and experienced.

Our staff are uniformed, wear name badges and will ensure that your guests are attended to throughout your event

Kitchen Team

Kitchen Team

We have a great team of kitchen staff, chefs, dishwashers, catering assistants, with extensive catering industry experience.  Our enthusiastic “can do approach” staff go the extra mile to ensure our food is great tasting and on budget.