Hire Celia to be your next motivational MC and propel your event to new heights.

Described as ‘funny, sexy and extremely engaging’, Celia is dedicated to making your event lively, entertaining and memorable. In her own inimitable style, she brings her corporate background and acting training together to create a potent mix of intelligence and humour. She can even write a song for your event or provide a 20-minute comedy segment to link the parts together!

Celia has over 10 years of experience as an MC at national events, award ceremonies and conferences.

As an award-winning keynote speaker, Celia as your MC can also help you support any nervous speakers through pre-event coaching and work with them at the event to deliver their messages on time and with greater impact.

If you’re looking to hire a motivational speaker then look no further because as public speakers for hire go, Celia is unparalleled.

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MC & Event Host Overview (but not exhaustive!) :


  • Design and plan how to host the event and discuss event objectives
  • Assist with any other speakers who may need presentation skills coaching, to deliver their messages with impact. No nerves here!

At the event

  • On-site early for sound checks and rehearsals
  • Anchors the event and ensures it runs to time (Celia is also an ex-event planner so naturally becomes part of the events team, and can adapt to any last-minute unexpected changes that may happen)
  • Judges the audience and steers the event with humour, uplifting the crowd and engaging with the message and themes of the day. Tailors the material to the event, theme and audience. She’ll even write you a personalised song for your conference or provide a 20-minute comedy set if required!


  • Analysis and feedback
  • Post event offer if you re-book for the following year.

“Brilliantly judged hosting – through the use of humour: an outstanding anchor for the event”

Celia gave a truly entertaining performance as MC at a corporate awards evening, and her fresh and alternative style and material captivated the audience. Based on the brief and the crowd, she delivered a brilliantly judged session and was a great anchor for the event.

– James Read, Communications Leader, MSD (Pharmaceuticals)

Previous MC & Event Hosting includes:

  • National Grid annual conference
  • Speechwriters & Business Communicators Conference, Oxford University
  • University of Nottingham Women in Academia conference
  • Professional Speaking Association’s speaker showcases, London
  • Osborne (Construction) Annual Conference
  • NatWest Venus Awards National Finals
  • Devon & Cornwall Policewomen in Policing Awards
  • Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce Business Awards
  • Cafe2U awards dinner
  • Promedica24 awards dinner


Communications Skills Speaker


Celia Is Often Hired To Be Funny At Conferences

MC for Hire

Celia Delaney is The Exceptional MC. If you are looking to hire a motivational speaker, or an MC for hire, then look no further! Highly regarded in the industry, you can be assured that if you book Celia you will get a great show! If you are looking for a comedian to host your event, like Micky Flanagan or Michael McIntyre but don’t have the budget, hiring a comedian like Celia on their way up is a great alternative.

Not all public speakers are equal and Celia is the exception.