Colm is a critically-acclaimed stand-up comedian, columnist, broadcaster and bestselling author. His stand-up has featured on RTÉ’s Late Late Show and Comedy Central and he has gigged in Canada, USA, Japan, South Africa and all over Europe. He writes a weekly column for a national newspaper (The Irish Examainer) and the award-winning BBC World Service business show In The Balance. His series of books about the cultural and social phenomenon of the Irish Mammy were both in the bestsellers charts for months and his Twitter account @irishmammies has more than 145,000 followers. Colm has been at all five Kilkenomics festivals.