Co-Director of The Fife Whisky Festival, The first female lead whisky Festival of its kind.
Scotch Whisky and Scottish Glassware are my most favourite things and being able to create products for the ultimate gifting experience is my goal.
Market leaders in whisky gifting and a passion for promoting our national spirit globally.
Women's Enterprise Scotland Ambassador,
Scottish Whisky Awards Judge
Speyside Whisky Awards Judge
committee member The British Association of Women Entrepreneurs -Scotland
Member of The Scottish Business Network.
Multi Award Winning:
Former winner "Entrepreneur of the Year" Forth Valley Chamber of Commerce Awards. Finalist in The Great British Entrepreneur Awards for Scotland 2021.
Finalist in Scottish Family Business Intl Growth and WIB international Growth. Winners of Worldpay & FSB Small Business Awards product innovation and Family Business.
Best Micro Business and Most Innovative product for the whisky water dropper. Winner of “Best Family Business” 2021 by the Association of Scottish Business Women.
Angels' Share Glass was founded by Father & Daughter, it is very much a family business with my Husband now very much part of the Team.
Karen is co-director with dad Tom Young, Tom Young MBE is a master glassblower and craftsman, manufacturing glass since 1979.
Angels Share Glass ® is a specialist glass manufacturer supplying glass worldwide and designing pieces for many recognised companies. Karen drives Business Development & Growth. Providing customers with Premium hand made glassware and first class customer service.
The Glass studio is growing with additional warehousing and offices our trusted studio continues to be a creative hub. The in-house team offer bespoke designs and consultancy on glass processing and engineering works. Working with an additional 5 glassmakers in Scotland who supply our designs. All finishing and bespoke contracts are done in-house. Offering glass design consultancy on lampworking projects and glassblowing commissions.
Angels' Share Glass ® is the manufacturing agent for distilling glassware such as Spirit Bowls and distilling equipment. We also offer full branding and private labeling on all our products. Angels' Share Glass ® offers a full range of premium whisky giftware and glassware for the spirits industry, Tourist Trade & Corporate gift market.