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Connections - In Conversation With

A series of podcasts where we discuss topics and business journeys with the business owners themselves.


8 episodes min long

8 episodes

In conversation with Ooni

Listen to our latest Business Gateway Connections series where we interview well-known Scottish brands to explore their story and gain insight into what it’s like to run some of Scotland fastest growing businesses.

Host Danny Gallagher, Business Gateway Highland Manager, is joined by Darina Garland, Co-Founder and Director of outdoor pizza oven company, Ooni. Recently commended at the 2020 EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards, Darina launched the business in Edinburgh in 2012 and it has now grown to become the world’s most popular wood fired portable oven brand.

Through an in-depth discussion, Darina will discuss the secrets behind the recent growth of Ooni, including the culture behind one of Scotland’s most talked about businesses and how they have adapted to major challenges across the past 12 months.
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