Why Settle for a Boring Event?

Conferences | Ceremonies Association Events | Interviews Panels 

Mastermind goddesses Dec 22 2020

Virtual MC

Hybrid Panel, Detroit Chamber 2019
Hybrid Panel, Detroit Chamber 2019

Hybrid MC

Onsite Interview with Barry Banther, CSP, 2019
Onsite Interview with Barry Banther, CSP, 2019

OnSite MC

Why Hire an EMCEE?

 Virtual | OnSite | Hybrid Events

A seasoned master of ceremonies or emcee or MC is essential. An emcee sets the tone for your meeting or event, introduces the speakers, keeps the audience engaged, and keeps things moving along... on schedule. 

"A great MC takes the suck out of success!"—Happy Dr. Red Shoe Client


A Seasoned Emcee

Sets the tone, engages the audience, & keeps things moving on schedule

Preparation | Professionalism | On-the-Spot Humor

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 Certified Speaking Professional | Certified Virtual Presenter | Licensed Psychologist

What to Expect
from Dr. Red Shoe
as your MC

Preparation | Professionalism | On-the-Spot Humor

     Before the Event

  • Advise the planning team as they put their brand-consistent vision into place
  • Contribute to the timeline
  • Interview speakers to enhance comfort and create a personalized introduction
  • Coach speakers in mastering platform skills, technology, and flow of their portion of the event to make sure they shine
  • Check the technology the day before

   Day-of the Event

  • Arrive early for a tech check, room check, and team check
  • Rally the team as they set up for the event
  • Pitch in as needed
  • Be ready with local, seasonal, national, global, and company-specific news and fun tidbits


    During the Event

  • Set the tone for an engaging, brand-consistent event
  • Introduce dignitaries and speakers
  • Add personalized commentary
  • Smooth out any blips with grace and humor
  • Keep the program moving on time and on topic
  • Close the event with key takeaways


     After the Event

  • Contribute to the after-action review or debrief
  • Help the team with follow-up actions and connections
  • Join the planning team for the next event


Presentation Skills for Leaders & Speakers
M&M, Your MC Team
  Margarita Gurri, PhD, CSP & Marilyn Suttle, CVP