Revenues at Paddy McKillen Jnr’s Press Up Entertainment Group — which owns hotels, bars, and burger outlets — jumped 20% to around €52.6m in 2017.
The group employs 1,200 people, an increase of 30% in the year. Group businesses include The Dean, Angelina’s Restaurant, as well as venues that opened last year, including Roberta’s and the Stella Theatre, Rathmines.
The group also opened five new Wow burger outlets with new outlets in Cork, and at Dublin’s Ranelagh, Tallaght, Parnell St, and Wexford St. The Press-Up Entertainment Group also includes Mr McKillen’s Wagamama restaurants here, as well as Dublin’s Everleigh Garden nightclub and the Workman’s Club.