Hosting an event is no walk in the park. It doesn’t matter whether it was for a corporate function, an annual luncheon/dinner, a product launch, a conference or an award ceremony. Which is why it’s important to have someone professional or an expert in handling the hosting. This brings us to the services of an emcee, who is typically multilingual and knows well how to live up an event with a winning personality. So, if you are looking for one, we got them all covered here with our Top 10 Corporate Emcees in KL & Selangor.
1) Shaun Stephen
Fifteen years and still going strong, Shaun Stephen’s experience as a professional emcee speaks for itself. He has a wealth of portfolio, covering numerous events regardless of the local or international corporations or agencies. This includes working with recognisable brands such as Gibraltar BSN, Domino’s Pizza, Calvin Klein, Celcom and Mercedes-Benz, just to name a few. He is easily adaptable and known for his lively personality and has a knack for commanding attention once he’s on stage holding a microphone. He speaks English, Malay and even basic German fluently.
2) Cody Lim
With over a decade of professional emceeing experience under his belt, Cody Lim has hosted various events from product launches to annual dinners and roadshows. His easygoing and accommodating personality made him one of the most sought-after emcees in the business. He is also multilingual in English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Hokkien. Some of his past experiences include hosting for brands like FM Global Logistics, L’Oreal, ASUS, Haier and AIA. Other than emceeing, Cody Lim’s professional versatility stretches to organising gaming events and parties too.
3) Terrence Dass
Terrence Dass made his mark as a co-host for RTM’s only live daily English chat show, Hello on Two back in 2005. His broadcasting career also includes hosting for Selamat Pagi Malaysia and his very own talk show called Talk To Terrence. He is no stranger to professional emceeing too, as evidently seen in hosting various events such as the 27th ASEAN Summit Gala Dinner and Wealth Summit Asia 2012 & 2013. He even becomes the only emcee to host the prestigious National Achievers Congress for 12 years in a row. Terrence Dass is also well-articulated in English and Malay languages.
4) Oliver Kwan
Oliver Kwan’s wealth of professional emceeing experience covers local and international events. His corporate hosting diversified from working with reputable clients like Petronas, Sony and Oppo. Not to mention he has experience hosting global corporate dinners in Asian countries such as Shanghai, Hong Kong and Singapore. He is also well-versed not only in English and Malay but also Mandarin and Cantonese. Apart from corporate emceeing, Oliver Kwan has hosted wedding receptions in Australia, Bali and Singapore. Many clients who have engaged in his service praised him for his professionalism and spirited personality.
5) Yee Yee
Be it corporate or wedding hosting, you can count on Yee Yee’s energetic personality to enliven the event. For the latter, she has hosted different types of events from summits to gala/company dinners, forums and award ceremonies. She has been working as a professional emcee for over 6 years. Her portfolio covers hosting for recognisable clients such as Hong Leong Assurance, Shell Malaysia Motor Grand Prix, CIMB Group and Harvey Norman. She speaks very well in English, Malay, Mandarin and Cantonese. Her adaptable way has many clients find her easy to work with no matter the requirements to ensure the events run smoothly as planned.
6) Janet Ng
For over 15 years, Janet Ng has been emceeing professionally in both local and international events. Her skills spread from hosting the likes of corporate functions, protocol-based events, product launches, roadshows and annual luncheons & dinners. She has worked with clients like All IT Hypermarket, SME Association of Malaysia, Ogawa and Star Property among others. She knows well how to engage her audiences with her lively and spontaneous demeanour. Not to forget, her multilingual expertise in speaking articulately in English, Malay, Mandarin and Cantonese.
7) Emcee Voon
Voon’s charming personality has propelled him as one of the most sought-after emcees regardless of hosting a corporate or wedding event. He has over 10 years of experience and is well-versed in English, Malay, Mandarin, Cantonese and Hakka. He is adaptable and has a knack for making people take notice of his witty sense of humour. His clientele includes The BrandLaureate, Hilton KL, The Westin KL, Senheng and Reader’s Digest. So, whether you need him for the likes of handling press conferences, product launches, roadshows or award ceremonies, Emcee Voon is the man who can get things done with flying colours.
8) Melvin Aeria
Melvin Aeria needs no introduction, given his 30-year-plus emceeing experience in hosting local and global events since 1993. His ability to engage his audiences, coupled with his cordial personality has made him among the most in-demand emcees in the Southeast Asia regions. He has worked with esteemed clients like AIA, Pfizer, Astro, Air Asia and Ministry of Health Malaysia. He can alternate from being fun to serious effortlessly, depending on his client’s respective needs. But whatever it is, rest assured that Melvin Aeria will be doing his best to make any event worth remembering.
9) Jerry Wong
Jerry Wong started his emceeing business in 2015. His energetic personality made him a consummate emcee on stage. He has the versatility of hosting all kinds of events such as corporate dinners, conferences, and roadshows and even becoming a game master. His multilingual fluency in speaking English, Malay, Hokkien and Cantonese gives him the added advantage of connecting with different audiences. Apart from working professionally as an emcee, Jerry Wong is also the co-founder of the traditional Chinese wedding dress brand, Hei Kwa.
10) Jocelyn Lim
Jocelyn Lim, who also goes by the popular moniker of MC JO, has been a professional emcee for over a decade. Her speciality lies in hosting not only corporate events but also wedding dinners and even coaching aspiring female emcees. The latter is made possible with her establishment of MC JO Academy in 2016. Her amiable charm has caught the attention of many clients who have left with nothing but praise for her overall personality and dedication. She speaks well in English, Malay, Mandarin and Cantonese.
That’s not all! More Top 10s in Malaysia are waiting to be discovered!