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During the Covid-19 pandemic we have accelerated the trend of working online and this has extended to webinars replacing conferences and product launches. Please be in contact if you would like to explore the possibilities of reaching your target market using one of the available platforms. I would be keen to host it for you.

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Specialising in MC work, awards presentations, product launches and guest speaking, all with video material on request. Derek's most popular presentation is about South African journalism over the past three decades: "You Have the Right to Know it All."

Playing and presenting prizes at golf days has become a specialty.

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Recent Referrals

Thank you for the superb job that you did for us at the Tusk Conservation Awards. We are so grateful and it was such a pleasure working with you. Somehow you managed to lead the audience, winners and speakers through the whole Awards ceremony perfectly, with both humour and humility!


I would like to thank you so very much for being our Top Class MC . Your professionalism and care that you give to your craft truly shows, especially when you are on stage. I can’t thank you enough for tackling this with such ease.


Thank you once again for so expertly guiding the discussion this morning. You somehow manage to bring such humour and clarity to truly complex subjects!

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  • Joey Rasdien getting some tips from Belinda and myself before Savanna CCA. Best event of the year!
  • With my navigator Morne van der Merwe for Pioneer Rally. Studied music and threatens to sing en route!
  • With Terence Marsh at finish of Totoya Desert 1000. Thanks Redlined motorsport and Nissan for ride of a lifetime!
  • With Carte Blanche team getting fried by 250 000 mirrors near Poffadder. Sasolar project to beat Eskom blues
  • Pete Goffe-Wood celebrates launch of new book - a life digested - with his daughters.
  • Thank you BallzRadio. #OldSkoolLegends Cheers to a magic team!
  • With some inmates from oudtshoorn prison. Violence and abuse is so rife outside that some prefer to be behind bars. #prison #CarteBlanche
  • With David Beckham at sacsc 2015 congress in durban.


    I am proud to be associated with

        Kirsty Watts Foundation  Love Blythedale  Blythedale Coastal Estate