Hiring a Speaker or Toast Master, Tips Advice and How to Book


If you are a little nervous about speaking in public, yet need to make announcements or toasts at your next event, why not look into hiring a Speaker or Toast Master to take care of this daunting task for you?  These individuals are very confident at speaking in public situations and will be able to get across your messages without being overpowering, yet captivating your guests as they deliver their information.  Our entertainment directory, www.EntertainersWorldwide.com realise how important services such as these are, so we have incorporated them into our categories.

What Events Are Speakers or Toast Masters Suitable for?

Speakers or Toast Masters are suitable for a variety of events where you need public speaking, announcements or toasts.  Hire a Speaker or Toast Master for the following:

  • Wedding Reception Entertainment
  • Award Ceremony Entertainment
  • Corporate Entertainment
  • Party Entertainment
  • Cocktail Party Entertainment
  • And much more!

Where do I find Speakers or Toast Masters on your Website?

We make it really easy to find Speakers or Toast Masters on our website and there are two main ways you can achieve this quickly.  Firstly, you can use the navigation on the top of every single page on our website.  Simply click on “General Entertainers” and once our bigger drop-down selection has appeared,  browse down to “Miscellaneous Entertainers”.  You will find “Speakers and Toast Masters” situated underneath this category.

Another way to find exactly what you want at the click of a button is to use our search function.  This is again situated on every page on our entertainment directory.  All you need to do is start typing “Speakers & Toast Masters” into the “I’m Looking For” field, and then you can choose whether you wish to narrow down your search by adding a location.  For such unusual services, we would recommend leaving the location blank, to give you even more choice of individuals.  After you have typed in the information you are looking for, click on the “Search” button and you will be presented with a listing of all of our available Speakers or Toast Masters.  If you know you definitely want to hire a Speaker or Toast Master, why not make things even easier for yourself by clicking here to be taken directly to our dedicated subcategory.

What do Speakers or Toast Masters Actually Do?

Speakers and Toast Masters are very confident people who are happy to make announcements and toasts to all of your guests.  They are particularly useful for welcoming guests to events, such as weddings and explaining how the day is going to flow.  Also, announcing the Bride and Groom into their wedding breakfast, or for making speeches if you and your family are a little shy.  Anywhere where you need public speaking offers the perfect reason to hire a Speaker or Toast Master.

Click here to view Speaker / Toast Master, Tania De Jong's Profile

Tania De Jong, Speaker and Toast Master from EntertainersWorldwide.com

How long will a Speaker or Toast Master perform for?

The length of time that a Speaker or Toast Master will perform for will vary greatly on the type of event that you are hosting and how much speaking you need them to do.  This is one of the main benefits of hiring a professional Speaker or Toast Master as they can usually cater to your requirements.  Please contact each of our individual performers to get their exact performance lengths.

How much do Speakers or Toast Masters cost?

Again, the cost of hiring a Speaker or Toast Master will vary depending on many factors, such as your event type, location, distance to travel to your venue and even little things like busier times of year.  If you are requiring a Speaker or Toast Master for your whole wedding day, this is going to cost more than if you just need one for an hour.  It is always advisable to contact your chosen Speaker or Toast Master for a no-obligation direct quote and we offer this service absolutely free of charge.

What Should I Ask a Speaker or Toast Master?

Since you may have never hired a Speaker or Toast Master before, there may be many questions you want to ask before you go ahead and book them for your event.

  • Are you available to perform on the date of my event?
  • Do you have Public Liability Insurance?
  • Can I pre-write my speeches / announcements?
  • Do you have previous experience in similar events?
  • Can you provide previous client testimonials?
  • How long will you be able to perform for?
  • How much do you charge for your services?
  • What percentage deposit is needed to secure my date?

How Do I Choose a Speaker or Toast Master?

Choosing a Speaker or Toast Master is very much down to personal preference, but using our website www.EntertainersWorldwide.com we give you as much information about a performer as possible so that you can make a good decision.  Featured on our entertainers’ profile pages, you will be able to read all about them and their previous experience, check out their customer testimonials and some of our acts also upload photos, video and audio samples of their work.

Once you have narrowed down your selection, you can quickly contact each Speaker or Toast Master directly by clicking on the “Request a Quote via E-mail”.  Unlike many other entertainment directories, we offer you this service at no cost to yourself, including no hidden fees or booking commission.  You will get in touch with your chosen performer and get their very best price from them direct!

Remember if you are looking for any other types of entertainment for your upcoming event or indeed, any events in the future, we offer a massive selection from Comedy Acts, Live Music, Magic and Illusion Acts and Children’s Entertainers.  Whenever you need entertainment, use our website as your first port of call!

Want to Save Time When Booking Your Entertainment? Sit back, relax and have your Entertainment contact you! By adding a post to our website e.g. ‘Speaker or Toast Master required for Corporate Event on 6th December’, our available acts will contact you by email. Look at the Entertainer’s publicity, decide which is your favourite and contact them directly! The entire service is completely free of charge. Tell us what entertainment you are looking for now and we will do the rest! Contact us. Or view all of our entertainers, bands, tributes, singers, dancers, musicians, magicians, speciality acts, DJs & other artists worldwide here: www.EntertainersWorldwide.com ———————————————————-


Click below to Create a Profile with us & promote your Act / Event Services now! Create Your Profile with Entertainers Worldwide - Singers, Magicians, Bands, DJs, Tributes, Dancers, Comedians Any questions? Click here to CONTACT US Or email us at help@entertainersworldwide.com Kind Regards, The Entertainers Worldwide Team Create Your Profile with Entertainers Worldwide - Singers, Magicians, Bands, DJs, Tributes, Dancers, Comedians

This entry was posted in Which Type of Entertainment Should you Hire?. Bookmark the permalink.