© 2019 by VEMS Ltd


VEMs is an Events, Festival and Venue management company established in 2014.


We specialise in developing event, venue and festival brands and creating new opportunities for businesses and organisations. We deliver bespoke private and public events to Corporate Clients, Local Government and major Sporting Organisations to typical audiences of 300 to 40,000. We are currently working with some of the leading multiple operators providing mentoring to management, solutions to key issues including revenue growth, systems and control and developing effective business strategies.

One of our key projects is Santa’s House Express, a premium Santa Train Experience based in the 5* Palmerstown House Estate. Launched in 2014, the event now attracts over 40,000 guests each December. This is a specific example of how our team have created a sustainable, annual event to bring revenue growth to the host venue and contribute to the local economy.

VEMS also provides Food & Beverage Management services and is the licensee to well-known summer festivals such as 'Electric Picnic', 'Forever Young' and 'Kaleidoscope'. That equates to catering for circa 200,000 guests in 8 days.

Other services include Fundraising through unique events such as 'The Broadway Challenge', 'Strictly Come Dancing', 'Lip Sync Battle' and many more. VEMS has worked with 100’s of Charities, Schools and Sports clubs over the past 8 years raising much needed funds for clients such as the IRFU, Kildare GAA, Naas RFC.

Also available to hire is 'The Cyclone' game cube. A state of the art, highly unique promotional tool providing ideal entertainment for the likes of product launches, brand activations, corporate fun days and more.

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Alan McGuirk 
Managing Director

Alan McGuirk has 30 years Senior Management experience in Venues, Events and Festival organization & management.


Before Alan launched VEMS in 2014, he held positions as Operations Director, Group Area Manager and General Manager in Theatres, Live Music Venues, The Irish Pub Phenomenon and Late Night Venues, in which he particularly excelled to distinction.

Alan has launched many new start ups and relaunched numerous successful ventures to date. He has provided consultancy and mentoring services to many operators across Ireland in all aspects of the hospitality sector. He has contributed to The Irish Nightclubs Association and Chamber of Commerce. 

Jessica Fagan
Marketing Director

Jessica Fagan has been working with VEMS since it was launched in 2014 and is now the Marketing Director.


Holding a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing, Innovation and Technology, Jessica has over 8 years experience in the hospitality and events industry.

Coordinating all things digital for each project, including websites, custom made booking and ticketing systems and of course the sales, marketing and social media for each project.