Lorraine McGettigan

Lorraine is the Director of Holiday Ireland Tours and is an experienced group sales marketing director with a demonstrated history of working in the hospitality industry. Skilled in Sales, Hotel Management, Hospitality Industry, Event Management, and Leisure Industry.


Brenda Byrne

Brenda has been working with Holiday Ireland Tours since January 1999. She has a Business and French degree and her fluency in French has helped a number of our clients throughout the years. She has travelled extensively through the States and Canada and would like to see us producing more business from there. Because of…

General Manager

Genevieve Leloup

Genevieve has over 30 years experience based in France and Germany. She knows Ireland like the back of her hand, has fluent German, French and Spanish and co-ordinates all our French business from near Paris. Many operators have found her so easy and professional to deal with on queries or reservations in relation to access…

Director of Sales & Marketing

Finella O'Connor

As Office Manager, Finella has been working with the company since 2006. With a Diploma in Travel & Tourism she is highly motivated, and an experienced member of staff and you can be confident that any of your quotations or requests will be efficiently handled by her. She is always happy to assist any new…

Office Manager

Anne-Carole Pallaire Walsh

The French Office manager, Anne-Carole has been with the company since January 2015 and works alongside Genevieve in looking after our French visitors. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business and Tourism in Brittany, France and moved to Ireland in 2007. She is a qualified National Tour Guide with Failte Ireland and has conducted…

French Office Manager / French-speaking markets

Elina Palmane

Elina joined the company in May 2019 and has been an integral part of the accounts department team ever since, working alongside with Nancy. She studied for Accounting Technicians Ireland. She is always happy to assist clients with any queries or information they might need. She is really proud to be part of the Holiday…

Accountant Assistant

Cindy Chomat

Cindy graduated in English and Business Management in 2014 and specialised in incoming tourism through her work experience with tour operators in Rome and Dublin. She also worked in the fashion industry for a couple of years before coming back to the Irish tourism industry that she is so passionate about. Cindy works alongside Anne-Carole…

European Sales & Group Tour Coordinator

Bernadette O’Carroll

Bernadette joined our team in September. She has worked extensively in the tourism sector both incoming and outgoing and brings a wealth of knowledge with her. Her passion for travel started with studying in France and then living in Spain,Portugal, Tunisia and Greece. She was previously European Sales Director with an Irish DMC for over…

Business Development

Nancy Noone

Nancy joined the company in 1977 and is responsible for the Debtors & Creditors. All the hotels and services including guides are paid promptly, as we feel it is important to maintain good relations with the hotels we deal with.

Accounts Manager