Each week, Celtic Life International invites readers to go behind the scenes and meet those who make our magazine possible. This week we talk shop with “da’ boss” Angus Macquarrie!
NAME: Angus M. Macquarrie
AGE: Able and young at heart
HOMETOWN: Doctor’s Brook, NS
CELTIC CONNECTION: An offspring of Jacobite Highlanders, married to a descendant of an Isle of Eigg lassie with half her bloodline Newfoundland Irish.
HEROES: Our military and firemen
BEST CHARACTER ASSET: Belief in people
WORST CHARACTER DEFECT: Too trusting at times
PET PEEVE: Standing in line at a bank with few tellers
FAVE FOOD(S): Haggis, Scotland’s blood pudding with Stout
FAVE MUSICAL ARTIST(S): Troy MacGillivray
FAVE MOVIES(S): Any with Jack Nicholson
FAVE TV SHOW(S): CNN News
FAVE BOOK(S): No Great Mischief
FAVE PLACE(S) TO TRAVEL: Calgary and Boston to visit my grandchildren
TRAVEL BUCKET LIST: Australia and Machu Picchu
GUILTY PLEASURE(S): Chicken wings and beer
BEEN WITH CELTIC LIFE SINCE: Since the beginning – 30 plus years.
BEST PART OF THE JOB: Meeting people
WORST PART OF THE JOB: Not meeting people
BEST ADVICE RECEIVED: Complaints are a dime a dozen; bouquets few and far between. When you get one, cherish it and hold it dear.