Meet the Team
At Portobello Institute we share a common commitment to quality, a structured approach to learning and a focus on industry links as well as care for the individual learners.
Our academic team along with programme managers and teaching staff are the heart of the college who inspire and support our students on a daily basis and throughout their educational journey with us. To ensure full relevant support for every learner we have a programme manager in place for every department. All with significant experience within their sector we are delighted to show just some of our dedicated team.
Janet Takuz has over 10 years of experience in commercial retail design, styling, event management, production, brand identity and creative direction alongside a personal passion for art and illustration. Currently working on the creative team in Brown Thomas as a senior stylist and merchandiser previous to this role she obtained a B.A in Visual Merchandising from Dublin Institute of technology and has worked for many years within the music industry in Ireland doing stage design ,event dressing and art direction for club nights and music festivals in Ireland such as Hidden Agenda , Metropolis , Forbidden Fruit , The Beatyard and many more