Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Active Tour Operator
  • Year established:
    2003
  • Website:
    http://www.macsadventure.com
  • Contact
    • Macs Adventure Ltd, 2nd Floor, Skypark 5, 45 Finnieston St, Glasgow, G3 8JU

About Macs Adventure

Macs Adventure are the leading self-guided holiday specialists in the UK, with holidays all over the world, enabling thousands of people to explore the world around them on active vacations.

Neil Lapping is Macs Adventure's Chief Adventure Officer and founder. The company offers more than 450 trips to 25,000 customers each year. Classic trips include the West Highland Way, Tour du Mont Blanc, biking in Tuscany and the Camino de Santiago.

There’s a new headquarters at Glasgow’s Skypark as well as new offices in Germany and Colorado. In 2015, Neil expanded into cycling holidays.

Macs Adventure have succeeded by focusing on top-quality holidays, and understanding what people want from their holiday adventures.


What is it like to work for Macs Adventure

Leadership
Leadership
Chief Adventure Officer Neil Lapping's vision and drive recently earned the title of Entrepreneur of the Year for Scotland. Neil and the management team believe that where you work is just as important as how you work, and they work hard to ensure that the team has an affinity to the Macs values.
My Team
My Team
Macs Adventure operate a multicultural, multilingual working environment that consists of employees from ten different countries, speaking 12 languages and all working together to ensure they are able to maintain the culture of the business.
My Company
My Company
The organisation have implemented a daily huddle programme, where each employee across the business attends at least one huddle where they share what they are working on over the next 24 hours. These have helped to improve communication across the business.

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Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Women
    Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

  • Gym
    Gym

    Companies offering either free gym/ sports facilities or offering subsidised gym membership for all employees

  • Profit Related Payment
    Profit Related Payment

    Companies offering profit related pay to all employees

  • Development
    Development

    Companies who provide support for non-work related training to all staff

Company Statistics

  • UK sites:

    1

  • Earning £35,000+:

    12%

  • Staff Turnover:

    23%

  • Male : Female:

    27% / 73%

  • Average Age:

    33

  • Staff:

    49

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