Creative Network: Gavin Smyth
Gavin Smyth is City Marketing Manager for Invest Glasgow, the Investment Promotions Agency for the City Region based out of Glasgow City Council.
His primary role is to engage with city stakeholder partners and senior business leaders to develop a place brand narrative which elevates Glasgow’s international profile and reputation to the global business, investment and talent communities.
A creative brand-building specialist with over 22 years of international marketing experience in both private and public sectors, Gavin has worked with premium brands to build awareness, grow equity and increase profitability through leadership roles in drinks, media, arts and technology. His cv includes senior marketing & communications roles across Edrington, Motorola SPS, Freescale Semiconductor (now NXP Semiconductor), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, BBC Scotland, Morrison Bowmore (now Beam Suntory) and Whyte & Mackay.
For his selctions, Gain had chosen three collections of work. MDes Fashion and Textiles Student Kieran Flaherty, MDes specialising in Photography Student Nina Klaff and M.Arch Architectural Studies Student Ting Li.