Running a Virtual Awards Event? – Find a Host at Great British UK

5th Feb 2021

February is usually peak Award season with the Academy-Awards, BAFTA’s and many more. And although these grand-scale events may have been cancelled or postponed this year, if you’re looking to host your own corporate ceremony, to award your employees or your clients, then there is still a way to make this happen – virtually!

At Great British Speakers we are here to help you find the perfect Awards Host for any event. We are a boutique bureau and only list the best of the best when it comes to our talent. Our lives hosts are true professionals, may of who you may even recognise as some of the UK’s most popular TV personalities.

Cat Deeley Celebrity TV Presenter corporate event host at Great British Speakers
Book Host Cat Deeley at Great British Speakers

To start your search for an awards host click here

Finding the best host for your event can be a stressful job on top of an already exhaustive list. However, the right host is paramount to a successful awards ceremony. Whether you are organising an intimate internal awards ceremony or a large annual gala with an impressive guest list. Great British Speakers will be able to find you the perfect presenter or host for your event. And we don’t just work in the UK, but internationally too!

We have spent many years working in the celebrity speakers circuit and have spent time building relationships with some of the most famous names in the business. By inviting a famous celebrity speaker to host your awards ceremony will add a touch of glamour to the night like no other. Ensuring the night is remembered for years to come.

Use our search function to see all our celebrities and hosts. Or complete and enquiry form if you need an extra little help to find the perfect fit for your particular awards ceremony. 

Dr Emily Grossman at the Young-Woman-Engineer-Awards booked via
Great British Speakers.

And now you can even book one of our impressive virtual hosts who are able to add something special to any ‘remote’ awards ceremony.

Each of our virtual speakers are especially suited to delivering virtual presentations or talks to entertain your audience and many of them are professional hosts too, so know how to engage and keep events running smoothly.

Or if you’re just after an awards announcer, then we have a fabulous array of ‘Voice of God‘ artists at Great British Voices, perfect for both pre-recorded, live and virtual awards events.

Trish Live Announcer London 2012 Olympics at Great Brirtish Voices
Trish, Live Voice of God Announcer at the London 2012 Olympic Ceremony

Want to know more? Check out Gina who hosted as a live VOG for BAFTA, or Trish was the ‘Voice of God’ for the 2012 Olympic Ceremony.

So, whether you’re after a professional host or a celebrity guest, and whether your event is live or virtual, Great British Speakers will be able to work with you to find the perfect person. We pride ourselves on working closely with clients throughout the process. Providing a personable, friendly service making sure that your event goes smoothly. 

Haven’t got time to search, then don’t worry. We’ve listed some of the very best hosts for any live event below and if you still can’t find the talent you’re after, pop us a call +44 1753 439 289 or send us an email for a personalised shortlist delivered straight to your inbox.

Maybe hire Sir Lenny Henry – an amazing host and comedian who will work closely with you/your client to create a personalised evening for your audience and leave your audience entertained yet engaged.

Book Comedian and Host Sir Lenny Henry for Corporate Events
Great British Speakers.

Other great choices for your Awards Host is adventurer Ben Fogle, Strictly’s Claudia Winkleman and comedian Sally Phillips.  We are not restricted to who is listed on the site and have hundreds of experienced and professional hosts who will make your event magical and memorable.

claudia-winkleman-corporate events awards host at Great British Speakers
Book Presenter Claudia Winkleman for Corporate Events at Great British Speakers.

Make An Enquiry

Our directors Jane and Steve will work closely with you and create a shortlist of options based on your brief and budget.  So call +44 (0) 1753 439 289 or email as soon as you are ready to start your search.

BOOK YOUR AWARDS HOST with Great British UK today.

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