HALO Urban Regeneration Company are delighted to announce the appointment of Barry Halfpenny as Operations Director. Barry joins the organisation at such an exciting time and will lead the HALO #RockMe growth strategy across Scotland, UK, and international markets. Barry brings a wealth of experience to the brand, collated from his senior management positions held at some of the leading hotels in the world including Marriot, Holiday Inn, Jurys Inn, and Premier Inn where he led the Scotland and Ireland portfolio.

The former UK Director of Clockwise Offices comments on the new role, “I am delighted to be joining the HALO team at this exciting part of their journey, I have been an admirer of the company and what it is achieving for some time, I’m now ready to support Marie with the global plan and doing so with sustainability and the environment in mind.”

Dr Marie Macklin CBE, Founder and Executive Chair at HALO Urban Regeneration said, This is such a significant appointment for HALO as we welcome Barry to the team to head up our operations. The team and I very much look forward to working with Barry in the weeks and months ahead to grow the HALO #RockMe brand within our inaugural home in Kilmarnock, Scotland – but with pace, continue with our domestic and international opportunities for the HALO #RockMe brand.”   

For further information on HALO #RockMe, visit our website: https://www.halokilmarnock.com and find out more about HALO #RockMe and let’s create tomorrow’s world #together.


Team HALO #RockMe