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Event Host

A skilled event host adapts to speakers going long or unexpected happenings with in-the-moment adaptation and ease.

The emcee will fill up any extra time, or speed up their own delivery, in order to keep things on schedule.

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Vuyolwethu Dubese embodies the essence of innovation and impact-driven entrepreneurship. As an Innovation and Monitoring & Evaluation Consultant, Corporate Moderator, Host of the ESG for SMEs Podcast, and Angel Investor, Vuyolwethu is dedicated to fostering a new era of business that prioritizes societal and environmental impact alongside financial success. With a fervent belief in equitable […]

  • Johannesburg
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Rick Alan

With nearly two decades of experience as a master of ceremonies, Rick Alan has earned his stripes in the realm of event hosting. From his longstanding tenure as the Ellis Park Stadium announcer to his role as the Lion’s MC and his appearances at numerous blue-chip corporate events, Rick has honed his craft to perfection. […]

  • Johannesburg
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Virtual Emcee

Liezel van der Westhuizen Emcee is also a sought after MC and has been the Programme Director at more than 200 events for top clients “Commitment. Passion. Action.” She may be have been the new face for Season 5 of MNET Idols and only the second woman in the world to present Idols, but Liezel […]

  • Cape Town, WC
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Nastassia Arendse is a host on Business Day TV where she and a panel of experts discuss the action on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, debate the best and worst performing stocks and pick their favourites. Every Monday night you can catch her on “Smart Money”, a personal finance show that helps viewers navigate the world […]

  • Cape Town, WC
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Darren Whackhead Simpson is one of South Africa ‘s most sought after stand-up comedians, doing live performances to packed venues around the country. Darren is also hugely popular for his performances at corporate functions, entertaining manager and employee alike. Through his work on 94.7s “Rude Awakening” with Jeremy Mansfield, Darren has become known for his […]

  • Cape Town, WC
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Nzinga Qunta is a business news anchor with over a decade of experience in radio and television. She is currently anchoring SABC News’ flagship business news bulletin, OnPoint, where she focuses on the top business news stories from across the world and speaks to a range of decision makers on the top stories of the day. She works on radio on […]

  • Johannesburg
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Francis Herd - Financial Facilitator

Francis Herd stands as a beacon of trust and credibility in the realm of broadcast journalism, commanding attention as a familiar face on the nightly news. With nearly two decades of immersive experience in the dynamic field of broadcasting, she has carved an indelible mark on South Africa’s media landscape. As the co-anchor of the […]

  • Johannesburg
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Sechaba Gqeba – also known as Sechaba G – is a renowned radio and TV personality. With a huge broadcasting milestone of over 10 years radio experience, Gqeba soared in her career and further relished being nominated in a category at the Liberty Radio Awards. In 2019, she kick-started the year as the TV host of SABC […]

  • Cape Town, WC
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Joanne Joseph – Conference Corporate MC She began her career at YFM radio as a news presenter radio in 1998. She obtained a distinction in the Unisa Radio and Actuality course in the 1998 and then moved to Classic FM, Network Radio News and Business Day as a producer/presenter. Joanne graces South African screens several nights […]

  • Johannesburg
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Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp is an award-winning radio presenter as well as the founder and presenter of SA’s #1 parenting podcast. Further celebrated as a TV, Film, commercial and stage performer, Elana is undoubtedly one of the country’s leading broadcasters and is the recipient of a 2022 Presidential PRISM Award for Radio Presenter of the Year. A […]

  • Cape Town, WC
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Over the past four years, South Africans have had the pleasure of starting and ending their weekdays in very good company with Zoë Brown. From delivering early morning entertainment and lifestyle news on national television, to up-to-minute drive time traffic reports on regional radio, Zoë Brown has been an exciting part of many a daily […]

  • Cape Town, WC
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Poppy Ntshongwana – Conference MC is recognized by her distinguishable husky voice on radio; the notion that someone was in fact ‘born for radio’ rings true in her case. Born in the Eastern Cape, Poppy’s love for and undeniable talent in the Performing Arts were evident even as a school girl at Diocesan School for […]

  • Johannesburg
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Leanne Manas – Conference MC is a multiple-award winning South African TV presenter that has graced our screens for over a decade now available through Speakers Inc. Not many broadcasters can boast having had live TV experience 5 days a week for 12 years … Leanne is a qualified Speech and Drama teacher which she completed through […]

  • Johannesburg
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Penny Lebyane is multi-leveled media practitioner, a broadcast television anchor, radio host, a speaker with a cross cultural experience on Community, Public Service and Commercial radio and television. Penny currently hosts Let’s Talk Papgeld, a 360 Insight On The Impact of Child Maintenance SA and UnBreak My Heart a Relationship Therapy Show. Both the shows are broadcast on South Africa’s […]

  • Johannesburg
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Ursula Chikane - Conference MC

With a captivating blend of elegance, grace, and charm, Ursula Chikane reigns as a prominent figure in the realm of event hosting. Renowned for her illustrious tenure as the face of SABC3’s prestigious magazine program, Top Billing, and her electrifying presence on MTN Gladiators, Ursula, fondly referred to as “Brown Sugar,” exudes charisma and sophistication. […]

  • Johannesburg
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Arabile Gumede is a financial journalist with a career glowing from remarkable feats and interrogative work. The world of money, markets, finance and economics are where he has garnered a lot of his reputation as a leading commentator, reporter, anchor and writer. ArabileG is also a firm believer and advocate for financial literacy, leading the […]

  • London, UK
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Jo-Ann Strauss has become one of South Africa’s most recognized media personalities since embarking on her career in front of the camera in 2000. She is best known for presenting the South African show “Top Billing” and has presented and produced various other shows both on TV and online. She is an astute businesswoman and […]

  • Cape Town, WC
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Unathi Msegana has Long a fixture on the South African entertainment scene, Unathi Msegana is the modern day African Renaissance Woman. A Rhodes University Journalism and Drama graduate and a University of Utrecht International Media studies graduate. Unathi moved to Johannesburg in 2001 becoming a presenter for Castle Loud and then moved onto the YFM […]

  • Johannesburg
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Kgomotso Matsunyane is a seasoned broadcaster who has hosted seminal shows on radio and television in South Africa.  She has worked as a Commissioning Editor for drama at SABC1, after which she was editor at The Oprah Magazine (SA), as well as having worked as the first Channel Director at BET Africa (Viacom/CBS). Up until […]

  • Johannesburg
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Nico Panagio was born and bred in a beautiful little village known as Pretoria. After matriculation at Pretoria Boys High School, Nico went on to complete his military service in the South African Navy. He was appointed the Captain of his Division and was ranked Able Seaman. Following 5 years in the corporate industry as […]

  • Cape Town, WC
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Johannesburg based Zweli Dube is a treasure trove of talent. He is an actor, presenter, voice over artist, performer and MC. Born and raised in Johannesburg, Dube studied Journalism and Media communication at Boston Media House. His studies were however short lived when an incredible opportunity presented itself for him to be part of the […]

  • Johannesburg
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Lerato Mbele joined the BBC in 2012. Prior to that, Lerato served as a Senior Business Anchor for CNBC Africa. She hosted a variety of business programs and discussions related to the economics, business strategy, stock markets, entrepreneurship and leadership. Lerato Mbele began her journalism career in 1999 at South Africa’s state-owned broadcaster The South […]

  • Johannesburg
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Leeanda Reddy won a South African Film and Television Award (SAFTA) in 2016 for Best Lead Actress in a Soap. She is a popular screen and stage actress, well known for her role as Priyanka Kumar on SABC 3’s Isidingo. Her film credits include featuring alongside Naomi Watts in Diana, a supporting role alongside Boris […]

  • Johannesburg
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Maps Maponyane – Celebrity MC completed his high school career at St John’s College in 2008. He studied at Wits University from 2010 until 2012 and completed his BA Degree in Media Studies, French and English (Majors) and International Human Rights. Maps Maponyane is considered one of South Africa’s most stylish men. He is a TV […]

  • Johannesburg

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