On Friday, September 1st, 2023, Nicol of Skene bid farewell to one of its longest-serving and most cherished employees, Gordon Ellis. With a remarkable tenure of 23.5 years, Gordon's retirement marks the end of an era, but it's a well-deserved step into a new chapter of life.
Throughout his time at Nicol of Skene, Gordon contributed his skills and expertise to a wide range of roles, including drilling, engineering, site management, and civil works. His versatility and dedication have left an indelible mark on the company.
Gordon's connection to the Nicol family extends far beyond his employment. He and CEO Derek Nicol were best friends during their school days, this deep-rooted friendship has been a cornerstone of Nicol of Skene's culture.
Gordon's departure leaves a void that will be difficult to fill. His wealth of knowledge and exceptional mentoring abilities have played a pivotal role in shaping the careers of many young professionals within the company.
As Gordon embarks on this new journey called retirement, the entire Nicol of Skene family wishes him all the best. May this well-deserved rest be filled with joy, relaxation, and new adventures. Gordon Ellis, you will be greatly missed!
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