Who We Are

A little about VMS

Formed in late 2007 and restructured in 2011. VMS Live is a specialist Live Music and Venues Company. We offer bespoke programming, venue development, management, promotional and operational solutions for partner venues. In addition we promote and deliver our own event brands including, Innercity Live and produce over 750 promoted shows annually as VMS Live presents.

Current and recent clients include Manchester Academy, The Nick Rayns LCR, The Waterfront & The Waterfront Studio (Norwich), William Aston Hall (Wrexham), Warwick University Students Union (The Copper Rooms), Eventim Olympia (Liverpool), The Foundry (Sheffield), The Lemon Grove (Exeter), The Asylum at Hull University Union, Derbyshire County Cricket Club, The Guild Hall, Charter Theatre and LiVE (Preston), ULU & Brixton Electric (London) P&O Ferries and several local authorities and event organisers.

Alongside this, we own and operate The Welly, Welly 2 and The Polar Bear venues in Hull as well as Hull Box Office.

Meet the staff

Meet the people who make VMS Live the well oiled machine it is.

Matt Molson

Venue Manager The Welly Hull

Rose Lavery

Hull Box Office

Paul Sagerson

Senior Engineer/ Adv North East

Serhan Vardarlı

Head of Operations

Daniel Mawer

Junior Booker


Finance Manager


Venue Manager The Lemon Grove Exeter

Danny Black

Head of Marketing and Ticketing

Mark Fleming

Venue Manager William Aston Hall Wrexham

Filippos Saltsidis

Graphic Designer

Sophie Bagshaw

Bar Supervisor

Erin Courtney

Bar Supervisor

Jonnie Mason

Venue Manager Polar Bear Hull


Head of Music

Sebbi Singh

Financial Controller

Jazz Raffle

Assistant Venues Manager Hull

Mark Hall

Hull Box Office Manager

Matthew Burr

Hull Box Office

Tabitha Leecy

Ticketing Coordinator

Bert van Horck


Mark Reddie

Booking Assistant


Promoter/ Booker

Yara Magarino

Digital Marketer

Lee Bowyer


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