‘When I was growing up, I don’t remember seeing any pictures of women in the paper with the usual arms-folded pose.’ The Big Interview: Dorothy Creaven

The vice-president and managing director of US sensation Rent the Runway’s European base in Galway says the tech scene there is becoming more competitive and sees an opportunity for a centre of excellence for mobile development in the city

Dorothy Creaven, managing director for Ireland at US clothes rental firm Rent the Runway. Picture: Andrew Downes, Xposure

In brief

Name and role: Dorothy Creaven, VP managing director and site lead for Ireland at Rent the Runway

Lives: Salthill, Galway

Family: married to James

My working day: “I get up at 6am. I have a green juice and then I have a coffee and I’ll check emails for about an hour. Then I’ll head out for about a 10km run. I probably take one day off from running during the week. I have ...