The founders of Alba Talent named the company after their heritage from Scotland. Alba is the Scottish Gaelic name for Scotland. It is cognate to Alba (gen. Alban, dat. Albain) in Irish and Nalbin in Manx, the two other Goidelic Insular Celtic languages, as well as similar words in the Brythonic Insular Celtic languages of Cornish (Alban) and Welsh (Yr Alban) also meaning Scotland.
Lauren McKay Founder has over 14 years’ experience in the entertainment industry. Managing new, young talent as well as experienced industry veterans. She is highly proficient and successful with client/agency relationships. She has an effective communication and hands-on problem-solving skills pertaining to last-minute details at the deadline. She has managed special events with multi-million dollar properties on the Las Vegas Strip, through guest satisfaction using performance tools such as effective communication and attention to detail regarding international talent transportation, coordinating times for hair and makeup, aiding in wardrobe, and last minute casting for “no shows”. She has served on many audition panels selecting talent for professional, company, and commercial work.
Craig McKay Founder An enthusiastic individual who has over 16 years of experience in the Oil and Gas industry working in challenging deepwater environments using cyber-based systems along with both MPD & ECD drilling technologies. Craig McKay has founded many businesses which includes SWIFT AERO, ALBA TALENT in Las Vegas. He does not just bring a wealth of knowledge from operational performance but also an extremely high standard of safety from using operational risk assessments, procedures and technology. He recently designed an online logbook system to track pilots and equipment operational hours and maintenance, his commitment to UAS safety is paramount.