|Turner’s MCs / Event Hosts
There’s no greater relief than booking an experienced MC to maintain a strong event through line, keep the energy and focus of the audience and bring out rare and unique moments that might have been otherwise missed. A professional MC gives event organizers a chance to breath, sit back and enjoy the great event they've put together. From framing the reason for the event at the beginning to adding a smooth transition from one component to the next -to flattering, tasteful introductions and meaningful farewells, it’s absolutely worth it to book a professional.
Our MCs have hosted a wide variety of events of up to 80 thousand people. They have a long list of high-profile clients that have all been thoroughly satisfied with their decision to book a great MC!
Mike has a fine arts degree in acting from the University of BC and has been working in the world of corporate entertainment for over 20 years as a writer and performer of original live entertainment.
He has done award–winning writing and performances for the TELUS 2007 & 2008 national sales conferences in Vancouver and Toronto, countless events for Tourism Vancouver, Vancouver Island, and Sun Peaks, wrote and performed a two–man show for Yum Corporation and President Bill Clinton, Astrazeneca, Swiss Re, and many more high–profile companies. read more...
Nicholas Harrison was trained as an actor in London, England and the London Academy of Performing Arts, has a Masters in Directing from the University of Victoria and a PhD from the University of British Columbia. He is a veteran
improviser with the award winning Vancouver TheatreSports League and is a well-known radio personality in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia. In addition to making listeners laugh for years as Nick The Guy on JRFM 93.7, he was the morning show producer on CKZZ 95.3. He has won the Canadian Gold Ribbon Award during his time at 95.3. He has co-written A Twisted Christmas Carol and Sword Play which were both nominated for Canadian Comedy Awards.
He also had his own Nick the Guy television show for one season on Shaw’s Urban Rush. In addition to his comedy credentials, he is also a professional stunt performer, fight director, director for theatre, film and television and has been nominated for his fight direction several times with the Jessie Awards in Vancouver BC. Amongst his stunt and acting credits includes Stargate SG-1, Psych, Eureka, Smallville, Scooby Doo 2, Snow Falling on Cedars, several Disney movies including the Airbud and Snowbuddies franchises. He believes in only presenting the best, the funniest, and going beyond clients expectations to deliver results.
His MC credits include:
- Warren Miller Ski Shows at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre
- Coca Cola's opening of Harry Potter
- Nelly Furtado concert
- Cheryl Crow concert
- Z95.3 Video Hits Tour
Sarah Johns has been singing, acting and hosting her way from Vancouver to Dubai for the last 30 years.
Her deep voice, vivacious personality and quick wit has gleaned her a permanent spot as one of Vancouver’s most popular performers. She has performed literally thousands of shows, and for over 30 years has been the lead singer and MC for the iconic and former Roxy houseband, Dr.Strangelove. read more...
Daniela Carmona is a TV host, freelance journalist, and artist born in Colombia, 1991. She currently works in Vancouver and across Canada for major Latin American media outlets such as as Univision Canada and Colombian national TV, NTN24, in Vancouver.
After coming to Canada in 2004 as a refugee, she saw the unison in democracy and journalism and decided to obtain her Journalism Bachelor’s Degree. As an immigrant, she feels an immense desire and responsibility to be a voice for her people. Her work emphasizes the importance of ethnic diversity and professionalism in our society, igniting pure love for multiculturalism. read more...
Pearce Visser is the Artistic Associate Director of the celebrated Vancouver Theatresports League and one of Vancouver’s most popular comedy emcees. He’s been hosting and creating top-notch comedy shows for years with the popular improv comedy company on Granville Island and getting the big laughs from public and corporate audiences from around the world. He has also toured with the company six times with the company, winning a Jesse Award for the hit show Free Willy Shakespeare. He has been invited to teach the arts of comedy improv in Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary, as well as London and Melbourne. He’s also a veteran cruise ship entertainer for the Royal Caribean and Crystal cruise lines.
His recent film credits include Terry Gilliam’s film, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, TV’s Stargate Atlantis and CTV’s Hiccups, as well as Brent Butt’s upcoming movie, No Clue.
World Record Holder
Patrick Maliha is the world record holder for most impressions in one minute beating out the previous record holder, Dana Carvey. His act has been described as Ray Romano meets a 21st Century Don Rickles.
A professional Stand-up comedian & talented impressionist, Patrick has Headlined and MC’ed various shows at a multitude of comedy clubs, festivals, and corporate events through out Canada and the U.S. read more...
Add excitement and fun to your event with a character MC. Turner’s MCs can provide just about any character we offer as an event MC. Popular character MCs been Captain Cannonball, Marilyn Monroe, Captain Kirk and Sergeant Preston, a true Canadian icon. The Jeff Turner Entertainment Group’s stellar roster or comedians and keynote speakers are also available as MCs for your special event. Check out our comedy roster here and our keynote speaker’s roster here.
|Terry David Mulligan|
Entertaining and informing the masses on music and pop culture for over forty years
Television/radio personality and actor Terry David Mulligan has been entertaining and informing the masses on music and pop culture for over forty years. He has had a varied career starting out as a Mountie in Alberta, including a stint as a Gap spokesperson throughout the USA and the MC of the first Greenpeace concert. Appropriately, his Hall of Fame Star is laid in front of the iconic Vancouver music venue, The Commodore Ballroom.
Legends of Rock and Roll Show, Corporate Speaker and MC
With a broadcasting career extending back to his teens, Red Robinson was there for the beginning of Rock n’ Roll. While still in high school in 1954, Robinson started working as a disc jockey at the age of 16 at radio station CJOR. He quickly became instrumental to the voice of radio, turning the stations he worked for into Rock and Roll powerhouses.
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