Cookery Stage Compere
Simon has compered with:
The Hairy Bikers
John Whaite (GBBO winner 2012 + Strictly Come Dancing 2021)
Briony May Williams (GBBO + Ch4 Food Unwrapped)
Candice Brown (GBBO winner 2016)
Kenny Tutt (Masterchef winner 2018)
Benoit Blin (Bake Off the Professionals)
Mich Turner (Little Venice Cake Company)
Restaurateurs and Michelin starred chefs
A highly professional and charismatic event compere
Broad experience in a range of live event and broadcast TV situations.
Compere for large or small events
- Warm, genuine and engaging delivery
Solid underlying knowledge of both food and cookery to enhance every chef’s demonstration
Keeps everything running on time and looking slick and professional.
A team player and self-motivator backstage
Able to perform to a tight schedule under pressure, problem solve on the hoof, and deliver great results whatever the circumstances.
Experienced with headset and stick mics, interviewing, vox-pops and audience interaction
Ensures your event runs really smoothly and is lots of fun!
Simon has compered at:
Blenheim Palace Food Festival
Longleat Food Festival
Royal Geographical Society, London
Kenwood Cookery Theatre,
Thame, Caerphilly and Ipswich Food Festivals
From a tent in a field to a 300 seat theatre
“Thank you so very much for all your hard work and support on Saturday - you were absolutely WONDERFUL!” Lotte Duncan, Director, Thame Food Festival
“I received some absolutely fantastic feedback, with a number of chefs since taking time to tell me how much they enjoyed working with you during their session” Samantha Rose, Festival Manager, Althorp Food Festival
“Thank you so much for supporting the event at short notice and for helping to bring everything together so well!” Patricia Saunders, Event Manager, Letchworth Food Festival