Whatever your event, having an event host is a must! I provide a professional approach to your event, ensuring your key messages get across. I would also work closely with your management team in advance if required to deliver an event to be proud of. A professional host can make all the difference to an event and can enhance the experience for those attending.
Some of my recent events include:
Brindleyplace Dragon Boat Festival June 2017, 2016 & 2015
One of my favourite events of the year! I host the main event in Brindleyplace, interviewing skippers, ensuring people are kept entertained for the day! I also co-ordinate the prize giving ceremony.
Adrian Chiles was alongside me in 2015, and actually raced in one of the Dragonboats! I ensured the event flowed well for the audience. This is a major outdoor event for Birmingham, held in Brindleyplace, sponsored by Deutsche Bank raising hundreds of thousands of pounds for charity.
GPFNK Launch event - May 2017
Launching the best Friday night out in Birmingham! Glynn Purnell is a Brummie Michelin Starred Chef and hosts the best Friday night out in Birmingham every October. This year's event is being held at the amazing VOX Centre at Resorts World. This was a launch event with the man himself, letting people know about tickets etc.
Live Music Quiz - Malmaison May 2017
Wow, what a night! 150 people at The Malmaison, with a LIVE music quiz! Safe to say I didn't sing, but we had a live band on stage. An amazing night, my voice is only just recovering!
Proms in The Park 2015
I hosted this outdoor musical fundraising event in Henley celebrating the Last Night of The Proms in aid of national charity Sue Ryder Hospice.. raised £20,000
Nottingham Chamber Awards 2015
Co hosted the event for the Nottingham Chamber of Commerce – presented awards and introduced nominees and sponsors.
Birmingham Chilli Festival 2015
Hosted the days events in Brindleyplace, introducing acts, interviewing people and generally kept the day flowing with all key messages, ensuring the audience were entertained.
Race for Life – Sutton Park 2015
Hosted the Race for Life for Heart Radio, warming up the crowd, ensuring everything ran to time and ensuring key messages were delivered in a professional way. I also interviewed people on stage.
Barclays Corporate football event at Villa Park - 2015
This event involved an introduction to the event, interviewing Villa Legends, interviewing children and prize giving, ensuring the event ran to time.
Corporate curry night for Cure Leukaemia – 2015
I introduced the event, welcomed key people up the stage, ensuring a very professional approach, chatting to diners, and introducing videos on the screen.
Glynn Purnell’s Friday Night Kitchen event at Villa Park
Hosted the inaugural Michelen star chef Glynn Purnell’s dinner for 400 people (see Youtube video for more details) keeping the evening flowing as well as conducting the raffle, prize giving etc.
Club Legends Cup – LG arena
Hosted the inaugural CLC cup at The Genting Arena, Birmingham, interviewing footballers, welcoming the crowd, chatting to key people. 3,000 people in attendance.
Ascot Ladies Day – Piccolino’s
A ladies lunch for Ascot Ladies Day – welcoming the diners, conducting a raffle, key messages etc.
Total Access Live – Crewe
Co hosted a music event for over 20,000 people.
Woman of the Year – East Midlands
On stage presenter for the awards ceremony, welcoming people, interviewing candidates and winners.
Birmingham Half Marathon
I hosted the inaugural half marathon, involved warming up the thousands of runners, starting the race, and keeping the momentum going as the runners crossed the finish line.
What MAKES A GOOD EVENT HOST:
- An understanding of exactly what your client needs to make the event successful.
- A professional approach to every aspect of the event.
- Being relatable to your audience.
- The ability to chat / interview people on the spot in a natural manner.
- A confident, experienced professional who can make sure YOUR message gets across.