Much loved media personality Mike Puru is most well-known for his role as host of The Edge radio station for 20 years and having hosted the first two series of The Bachelor New Zealand.
He has won the Paul Holmes Award for his contribution to radio in 2014 and the Best Breakfast Show Award in 2014 and 2016 at the NZ Radio Awards alongside co-hosts Jay Jay and Dominic Harvey.
Television and Radio
Mike is currently the host of Three's The Cafe as well as a guest presenter on Radio Live and regular weather presenter for Newshub's 6pm news show.
Mike gained his love of live hosting from MCing the Smokefree Stage Challenges and Rockquests around New Zealand. He has now gone on to host numerous corporate and high profile events and conferences - with clients including Vodafone, Starship and Coca Cola.
Mike is a polished MC and the consummate professional.
Mike was fantastic to deal with and he did a superb job. He really interacted with the crowd and just had that ‘x’ factor as an MC. We were absolutely thrilled with how the event went, parti ... keep readingcularly as a real estate audience is a very hard one to contain at a standing cocktail party where 38 trophies are being handed out. REINZ - Real Estate Institute of New ZealandView more