30 years of being an “Alpha” male in the International Language Travel Industry

When I was 11 years old, my sister and I would run laps around the kitchen table at home picking up individual sheets with course details on them, collate them and put them into branded folders.  

We would then read the letters written by my parents to potential clients, see how many folders should be included in each packet and stuff them all into huge envelopes, ready to be sent all over the world – some to countries I’d never even heard of.

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EO GSEA 2019 – Macau

Another year, another inspiring EO GSEA Global Finals!

This year the Global Finals were in Macau and I had the privilege of acting as MC for the event again this year.

This was also my last year as the Chair of the competition so the whole event was somewhat bittersweet!

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GSEA Global Finals 2018 – Toronto

Once again I was blown away by the level of entrepreneurship, dedication and passion that these young entrepreneurs exhibit!

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Adios Madrid…

With a whole range of mixed emotions… From Madrid Barajas airport – my last video from Spain after an amazing year of living in this fantastic city.

Global Student Entrepreneur Awards 2017

Last week in Frankfurt I had the pleasure of meeting some of the best student entrepreneurs from around the world.

I’ve been involved with the GSEA (gsea.org) for the last four years and every time I meet these #studentpreneurs I am blown away by their passion and enthusiasm to make the world a better place.Read More

Fallas Valencia! (Falles in Valenciano!)

I’m in Valencia at the moment enjoying the Falles festival.

It’s a fantastic festival with an interesting history and incredible works of art all over the city that get burned down at the end of the celebrations!

GSEA Ireland Competition – 2017

We had the Irish final of the GSEA (Global Student Entrepreneur Awards) in the GEC again this year. It was a fantastic event with Seo Linn kicking things off before having the tough job of picking between four great female entrepreneurs to represent Ireland in the global finals in Frankfurt.