Garvan Smyth

Garvan is the Group Brand Manager of Press Up Entertainment, the largest hospitality company in Ireland. He is also the Head of Sales & Marketing for Oakmount, the property arm of the company. During his 4 years in DCU, Garvan founded and oversaw the expansion of an entrepreneurial society that grew to over 6,500 members across 3 different colleges – DCU, St. Pats & UCC, the largest college society in Ireland.

Alongside this and in the years upon graduation, Garvan started a successful promotions company, specializing in student events all across Ireland. In 2013, having worked with the group in different ways since 2006, Garvan joined the Senior Management of Press Up Entertainment Group where he now oversees the development of new ventures from concept to launch, digital and brand strategy for Press Up Entertainment Group.