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A hugely entertaining media personality.


Highly sought-after speaker and MC, Kerre McIvor is a well-known media personality. She currently hosts the Newstalk ZB morning show every weekday and has a weekly column in the Herald on Sunday. She is also the book ambassador for the ‘Paper Plus’ franchise

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Kerre has made several appearances on TV including Intrepid Journeys, Fair Go, Heartland, Ready Steady Cook, Dream Jobs and Dancing with the Stars. She has also hosted several TV documentaries. With her sharp wit and knowledge, Kerre is a fabulous debater.

Kerre is popular for product launches and awards events where she can put to use all facets of her talents.

She has written two best selling books - 'Short Fat Chick in Paris' and ‘Short Fat Chick to Marathon Runner’ which went into a third re-print in New Zealand.

Kerre is a brilliant MC and guest speaker. She is lively and warm, and quite simply a national treasure!

People loved Kerre. Guests said she livened up the awards evening with her humour and vitality. Waikato Master Builders Association

Added a warm, professional approach to the evening. The audience identified with [Kerre].

Restaurant Brands (NZ) Ltd

Kerre provided the 'entertainment factor' I was looking for. She certainly increased the enjoyment of the function... She had people laughing...

Tourism Auckland

The audience loved Kerre. We had very positive responses on the night & have received written responses since saying that she was a highlight and brought a lot of life into the party ... She was very entertaining and professional.

ZESPRI tm International Ltd

Kerre was awesome. The vast majority of people raved about her and thought she was extremely entertaining as an MC. She filled gaps really well and had the audience laughing along with her.


Kerre quickly understood the audience, tone of the event, level of engagement. She also communicated well with the organisers. Great to deal with. Very professional but balanced with a friendly engaging response.

Cuisine at Clyde

Kerre worked hard to get herself thoroughly involved in the event, and was therefore a delight to work with.

New Zealand Defence Industry Association Conference

We had the most successful evening with Kerre. The client and the crowd really enjoyed her sensitive mix of humour, professionalism and fun. She was a delight to work with!

Watson & Wyatt Design

Kerre was absolutely amazing! She had us all in stiches right from the get go and helped deliver an amazing gala awards evening. I would recommend Kerre for any sort of event moving forward. She made the evening a lot of fun and was also professional at the same time.

Hampton Downs Motorsport Park
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