Marc Checkley

Marc Checkley

Marc is a dynamic and highly-skilled host, public speaker, journalist and content creator from New Zealand, working between Geneva, London and Singapore. He brings passion, pizazz and broad experience to his work, along with a good dose of ‘Kiwi charm’.

Marc has more than 16 years experience in the entertainment industry and has worked with numerous international broadcasters including, NBC Universal Networks, A+E Asia, Channel News Asia, Disney, TVNZ, Ch5 and Fox International Channels.

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“Marc’s knowledge of all things champagne and his skill at conveying this to our guests at the World Gourmet Summit made for an exceptional event for Dom Perignon.”

– Rachel Tan Carrasco, Brand Manager, Prestige Champagnes, LVMH

“Marc is a natural host and presenter; with the perfect amount of exuberance, charm and confidence. Marc creatively contributed to the ideas for the evening’s rundown and on the night, he read the room extremely well, balancing formality with humour and spontaneity. I would be delighted to have him emcee future events.”

– Michele Schofield, A+E Networks Asia.

“Marc was a fantastic emcee at our live runway event for the finale of Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 3. His energy is infectious and comedic timing unparalleled. I would have Marc emcee any event that requires getting a crowd warmed and keeping them there!

– Sam Gollestani, Fox International Channels (Asia).

“Marc is one of the most passionate and professional people I have come across. The commitment that he has shown towards the NZCC events as emcee and event host is truly commendable. Marc hosted our Waitangi Day celebrations on 2015 and 2016 with great success, artfully engaging with the crowds as well with our Corporate Partners and special guests. Marc has a lot of experience and drive, which makes him stand out from the rest.”

– Monica Portillo, Events Manager, New Zealand Chamber of Commerce Singapore.

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