Hester graduated from Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh with an MSc in International Management & Leadership and a BA in Marketing Management. More recently, she graduated from Edinburgh College with a Chartered Institute of Marketing Professional Marketing Diploma.
She demonstrates a wide range of both digital and traditional marketing skills. Prior to joining Custom Build Homes, she worked with leading global companies in the packaging sector. She was head hunted to contribute to making the first Spirits Summit, hosted by Packaging News, Metropolis International Group, in Edinburgh a huge success. Whilst heading up marketing at the Institute of Chartered Foresters she successfully grew their membership and led sell out national events together with running the successful viral campaign #ILookLikeAForester; influencing members and international bodies to advocate global awareness.