The Wright stuff for surviving the recession

Michael Wright's chain of entertainment outlets in north Dublin is set to expand into the city centre, writes Nicola Cooke.

18th August, 2012
Michael Wright: To make money you have to think like Michael O'Leary. Photo: Feargal Ward

Michael Wright, the entertainment entrepreneur behind the Wright Venue in Swords, plans to open a new nightclub and restaurant in the city centre which he hopes will be up and running by Christmas.

The businessman, who controls a chain of 11 bars, restaurants and nightclubs in Dublin, as well as the Airside Quarter retail scheme, also revealed to this newspaper that he intends to lease out five bars in the Gilbert and Wright chain to...

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