Should You Hire a Meeting Host?

Using a professional master of ceremonies (also known as a meeting host) is becoming more common. Meeting hosts energize a program by infusing humor and fun into otherwise mundane housekeeping announcements, speaker introductions, and awards presentations.

Bob Metzger, communications advisor for Accident Fund Insurance Co. of America, says that the host his company has used for the past two years “is the ‘funny glue’ that holds everything together.”

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