Event Emcee & Virtual Event Host
Charmaine Yee is a highly sought-after virtual event host and emcee in Singapore. Versatile – she is fluent in both English and conversational Mandarin, and professional, Charmaine brings high energy and lively wit to every virtual event she hosts.
From facilitating live and virtual panel discussions and in-person or virtual corporate events to award ceremonies and product launches, her natural warmth and flair allows her to connect with her audience (including virtual audiences), keeping them engaged and attentive.
Professional & Experienced
No task nor challenge as a virtual event host is too big for her. With her corporate background, Charmaine brings to the table experience and awareness of physical and virtual event requirements that enables her to play to the nuances of emceeing for varied audiences.
She strongly believes in working hand in hand with the client ensuring that every event is a success, often not just meeting, but exceeding expectations.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine interviewed Zak Brown, CEO, Randy Singh, Strategy Director, and Jose Manuel López, Race Engineer, to discuss their strategy to optimize the weekend race performance of Norris Lando and Oscar Piastri.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted TOKEN2049, the largest crypto event in the world in 2023. With 10,000 attendees and 80% of them being international, TOKEN2049 brought together the huge community to discuss latest developments in cryptocurrency and blockchain space.
Emcee Singapore: As an event planner, you may be faced with planning your company’s next big event. It can be stressful when reading all of the different types of event management and options.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the premium Asean Conference 2023 graced by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Trade & Industry. The conference offered valuable insights of prominent speakers from Asean on ways to contribute to the dynamic growth and development in the region.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted an Ayden podcast titled “Making a Sustainable Impact”, together with experts from businesses in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region on integrating ESG into a merchant’s strategy to win and maintain the loyalty of customers and grow a business.
Emcee Singapore: Virtual event planning software is clearly on the rise, and it is here to stay. With lead-generating virtual events consistently proving themselves as the most powerful weapon in the digital marketing arsenal. With such powerful results, multi-sponsor marketing events that have always been predominantly physical are now turning into virtual summits.
Emcee Singapore: There are some great resources out there to help conference speakers give better talks, but fewer for people who are preparing to take on the role of emcee of a conference.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted an Ayden podcast titled “Unlocking the Potential of Platforms”, together with experts from businesses in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region on platforms create opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses to offer new services.
Emcee Singapore: As companies roll out their back-to-office strategies, corporate event planners are primed and ready to plan corporate events for the ages. But you need impactful and exciting speakers, an impressive agenda, , a great emcee and unforgettable entertainment.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted an Ayden podcast titled “Driving payment-fueled growth”, together with experts from businesses in the Asia-Pacific region on how leading brands are starting to recognize payments as a strategic revenue enabler.
Emcee Singapore: The prospect of planning a business event can trigger a lot of anxiety in an event planner. After all, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the many different types of events you can choose from.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted esteemed guests from Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, and created an engaging atmosphere at the Hospitality Lounge before the Liverpool F.C. match against Bayern Munich F.C.
Emcee Singapore: A lot of people dream about getting work as an emcee. It certainly sounds like a dream Job … Fancy hotels, exotic locations and travelling in the pointy end of the plane. But is there a simple roadmap to get you there? A fast track approach?
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted premier guests from Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia and engaged them with interactive roaming trivia at the Standard Chartered Hospitality Lounge before the exciting match of Liverpool F.C. against Leicester City F.C.
Emcee Singapore: As an emcee, you want to make your audience laugh and enjoy your performance. But how do you deliver a punchline with confidence and timing? Here are some tips to help you write and deliver jokes for different audiences and occasions.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the press conference of the second edition of Tour de France Singapore Criterium. The race will feature some of the world’s best cyclists, led by Tadej Pogacar on 28 and 29 October 2023. it will also showcase international music acts.
Emcee Singapore: Building a rapport with your audience is one of the most important things you must learn if you wish to effectively emcee an event. Using these in your future events is sure to help you.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted an Ayden podcast titled “Making Unified Commerce a reality ”, together with experts from businesses in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region on how brands must go beyond omnichannel solutions to meet rising consumer demand.
Emcee Singapore: One of the most difficult parts of hosting and emceeing a podcast is finding ways to make your remote interviews unique. After all, it seems like everyone has an interview-style podcast these days.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted an Ayden podcast titled “Managing Payment Frauds”, together with experts from businesses in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region on how merchants can keep up to date with changing fraud trends and solutions needed to keep customers safe.
Emcee Singapore: The longer name for “Emcee” is “Master of Ceremonies” and it truly epitomizes the talent of an emcee. They are highly skilled in managing the entertainment as a host at a variety of events. They keep your event going in the desired direction, establish a tone for the event, and provide a feeling of community.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted an Ayden podcast titled “Exceeding Customer Expectations”, together with experts from innovative businesses in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region on businesses can keep up with this demand while building seamless experiences for our consumers.
Emcee Singapore: If the thought of sitting down and learning how to write a speech sends chills down your spine and little drops of sweat down your face, you’re not alone. For a lot of people, just thinking about the word “speech” is enough to set off that anxiety, especially if you aren’t very comfortable with public speaking. However, if you have a really good speech, public speaking is a lot easier.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted a Ayden podcast series titled “Behind The Figures” and chatted with leaders of Asia Pacific brands on leveraging the latest technology and innovation to realise business ambitions.
Emcee Singapore: Whether it is a wedding, awards ceremony or something else entirely, you want your special event to go off without a hitch. One element that can make or break your event is the event emcee.
Emcee Singapore: In the podcast episode “Making A Sustainable Impact” on Behind The Figures, hosted by Charmaine, she interviewed experts from innovative businesses in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. They discussed how consumers in APAC are choosing to shop with brands that align with their social and environmental values.
Emcee Singapore: You should know that the fear of public speaking is a very real thing. The prospect of standing in front of a crowd and delivering a speech is not an easy one to stomach, especially if you are emceeing, presenting or have to make things up on the spot.
Emcee Singapore: In the Ayden podcast hosted by Charmaine, she interviewed experts from innovative businesses in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region to discuss how businesses can expand into new markets while maintaining their unique value proposition.
Emcee Singapore: Power dressing used to be all about women being seen as equal to men. Now it’s about expressing your true self and feeling confident. Below we take a look through the history of corporate attire, its meaning, and a few tips on how to do it right, and it’s importance to emcee Singapore.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the podcast with Tyen Rasif, fitness YouTuber, to talk about her struggles with weight disorders during her younger days, using her muscular physique to overcome societal stereotypes and challenging herself to outdo AI trainer ChatGPT.
Emcee Singapore: Any corporate event’s success depends heavily on the emcee. The emcee has several key responsibilities. Before we dive deeper into its roles, let us know first who is an event emcee.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the podcast with Drea Chong, a professional blogger and influencer, to talk about balancing motherhood and work by having a strong support system, being flexible, practicing self-care and setting boundaries.
Emcee Singapore: An awards ceremony is a special corporate event designed to recognize and reward excellence within a particular industry. As such, an emcee’s role is vital to help things run smoothly.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine had a conversation with Iman Fandi, talented singer, songwriter, model and social media content creator known for her diverse range of talents, including her new release ‘Top Bop’.
Emcee Singapore: Emceeing a webinar is no walk in the park. Just because someone is a subject matter expert does not make them a great emcee. Attendees have said that webinars were least enjoyable when there was a poor emcee or host.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine had a conversation with John Pabon, sustainability author and consultant, on KISS92FM on the impact of consumer choices on the environment and importance of informed decisions to work towards creating a greener future.
Emcee Singapore: Have you always wanted to emcee an event? Or maybe you’ve been asked to emcee a work event and you’re freaking out? Do not worry! Learning to emcee is a valuable skill to have, and can help in your overall communication and public speaking abilities.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine spoke to Estelle Low, editor of Singapore Women’s Weekly, on the hard truths of parenthood and how magic happens when parents keep cool and adapt their knowledge with empathy and intuition in ‘most’ situations.
Emcee Singapore: When you are selected to emcee for an event and you start your research you generally base all your research work on the dos of emceeing. But to be better than the average emcees you need an edge that the others might lack.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine and Camilo were interviewed by Singapore Women’s Weekly on her egg freezing journey, the couple’s prepping for parenthood and Charmaine’s returning to hosting work from mid-July 2023.
Emcee Singapore: Every speaker wants a good ‘connection’ with the audience. In some cases, that can be quite hard. Not all audiences are the same. And some audiences, you have to ‘convince’. Wouldn’t it be great if your audience would listen engaged to every word you had to say? It’s possible.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine had a fun and lively conversation with Syafiqa, a popular TikToker with a large 275,000 following and SGAG content creator, and listeners can learn how to succeed on social media platforms like TikTok.
Emcee Singapore: Have you been asked to emcee a social or corporate event? Are you wondering if you have what it takes? Can you really be an outstanding emcee? You can find out right now. Test yourself for the following 5 qualities or start developing them right now to become the best emcee you can be.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine uses her favourite spot in her home to manage her work commitment and plan her hosting schedule. In the second instalment of the podcast episode, Charmaine chatted with Natalie Dau on accessing reliable sources for fad diets and fitness resources.
Emcee Singapore: Congratulations, you have been asked to emcee a wedding, learn some important tips and tricks to ensure you are the best emcee possible.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted an engaging and informative conversation with Natalie Dau on her inspiring fitness journey on health and well-being. They talked about motivation, focus and determination in achieving endurance goals.
Emcee Singapore: Hosting a podcast interview isn’t as straightforward as it sounds. So, what makes a good podcast host?
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine had an engaging conversation with Janice Wong, known as the “dessert queen” for opening dessert bars in major cities. Charmaine delved into interesting topics, such as making an impact in the culinary scene, choosing a partner and planning future ventures.
Emcee Singapore: So you’ve been tapped to emcee an event. First of all, congratulations to you! I always think it is an honor to be able to be in the position of the emcee. It is definitely more than just standing up and talking into a microphone.
Emcee Singapore: World Autism Day on 2 April 2023 is an important opportunity to raise awareness about autism and promote acceptance and inclusion of people on the spectrum. It is heartening to note that Charmaine’s brother who has mild autism has found success and acceptance in his community.
Emcee Singapore: A speech often seems more impressive when the speaker is formally introduced by an emcee. A speech or presentation is the sum of all its parts. Beyond just your actual speech, the room setup, the lead in, and the lead out all play a role in the audience’s perception, attention, and memory.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the grand opening of Hovoh Bugis, a coliving sustainable accommodation offering in an iconic and historical building that is home to arts, culture, food & beverage and Singapore’s signature multiculturalism and eclecticism.
Emcee Singapore: In many professions, some amount of public speaking is necessary. It might be that you need to present in a small meeting, give an update to the entire company, or present at a conference or other event. No matter what it is or how daunting you find it, there are steps you can take to prepare and improve your skills.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine chatted with Tina Yong, beauty influencer and entrepreneur, on promoting self-confidence and body positivity with over 3.7 million subscribers on her social media online channels.
Emcee Singapore: Contrary to popular belief, charisma isn’t something that you either have or you don’t have. It’s a myth that charisma is some magical quality or gift from the gods that some lucky individuals are just born with.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the virtual webinar on Empowering Developers to Create Innovative XR Experiences in today’s phygital world.
Emcee Singapore: As a public speaker, you want to use the right voice modulation and projection techniques to deliver your message with an impact. For example, you want to deliberately get your voice up and down at certain times for your message to make sense.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine interviewed Dr Tristan Peh who has a unique story of being a full-time dentist with a 2.95 million social media presence on TikTok and YouTube platforms.
Emcee Singapore: What should an emcee wear? What is a good emcee attire? It is a great question and there are probably just as many answers as there are emcees.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine chatted with multi-hyphenate personality, Jaime Teo on her new KISS92 podcast, Inside the Spotlight. They talked about a wide range of topics including Jaime’s entrepreneurial journey and aspirational lifestyle.
Emcee Singapore: An emcee is the host and facilitator of the event. This can be any type of event, it could be a wedding, a party, a seminar, a conference, or even a corporate event.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the virtual South East Asia Hybrid Kick-off 2023 themed ‘Together in every sense’, engaging participants from Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam!
Emcee Singapore: Public Speaking is about using your voice to capture the attention of your audience. What you project can make or break your presentation. Even if you have everything you want to say written out perfectly, this won’t guarantee that you will be effectively heard.
Emcee Singapore: Even after a decade of explosive growth for social media with many platforms making waves across Singapore, audio communication has stood the test of time.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the HSBC Commercial Banking’s Lunar New Year Celebration at St. Regis John Jacob Ballroom.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine engaged dignitaries and guests to revel in vibrant traditions and celebrate prosperity in abundance at the Lunar New Year Luncheon.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine ushered in the Year of the Rabbit with a rousing dragon and energetic lion dance and celebrated the fengshui opportunities in 2023.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine thoroughly soaked in the traditional festivities, enjoying the traditional reunion dinner feasting with family and loved ones, and visiting friends during Chinese New Year.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine was interviewed on MONEY FM 89.3 by Timothy Go together with John Pabon, Sustainability Consultant, on “How businesses can ensure they are authentic in their sustainability initiatives”.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted a podcast engaging audience on two global issues : 1) “The Impact of Change and Challenges” and 2) “International Market Expansion”.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine celebrated the blockchain developer BNB Chain’s achievements over the past year and engaged BNB Chain partners and developers on their aspirations to bring Web 3.0 to the first billion users.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine enjoyed George Yeo’s fireside chat on his perspectives of opportunities for growth in ASEAN and China in the coming decade, and found the macroeconomic outlook sessions extremely engaging and insightful.
Emcee Singapore: Did you know that 10 litres of water is wasted to make just one piece of A4 paper? I’m so amazed at how DocuSign eSignatures and other digital platforms are helping businesses to push the boundary of sustainable innovation.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine experienced the excitement and exhilaration in hosting US$6 million PUGB Mobile Global Championship, Pokémon World Championship and US$2 million Free Fire World Series 2022.
Emcee Singapore: 2022 has been an eventful one – with launches, seminars, panel discussions and music events back in person! She’s privileged to have hosted some of the iconic events and music festivals.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine sleigh-ed this Christmas Charcu-tree set up for friends during the holiday season! 🧑🏻🎄🎄This Christmas is extra special because it is the best time to spruce up our new space!
Emcee Singapore: We had a blast bringing together talented winners of the Singapore Home Chef Idol 2022 in the grand finale in-person cook-off streamed live on four digital platforms.
Emcee Singapore: It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, with gifts in every store. And the prettiest sight is the festive performance of home-grown Singaporean talents at Paragon Shopping Centre.
What will you leave behind in 2022? What are you bringing to 2023? Celebrating the great, letting go of the bad habits and what Charmaine’ll like to invite more of next year!
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the Mount Elizabeth Annual Medical Webinar 2022 centered on the theme “Navigating New Hopes and Possibilities”.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine realized she’d officially been ON AIR for 12 years now! Thank you so much for listening, texting, coming up to share your radio moment with her and putting up with her occasional weirdness!
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine welcomed visitors to the Christmas Bazaar showcasing local enterprises that carried out a variety of festive activities and conducted workshops to promote lifelong learning and pick up in-demand skills.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine launched Alumni UK – a new proposition with ambitious plans to build connections and grow it to be the largest global alumni network at Eden Hall, the official residence of the British High Commissioner.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine kicked off the leisurely morning run for 2,000 SIA Engineering Company staff, some decked in colourful attire, in the lush park greenery amidst the fun-filled upcycling activities at the Bird Park.
Emcee Singapore: With F1’s news about Daniel Ricciardo returning to Red Bull Racing, here’s a throwback to a fun segment of an interview Charmaine had with Daniel and Max, including 3 things Daniel loves about the Singapore racetrack.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine welcomed over 5,000 people from around the Asia Pacific region to the annual digital celebration of Zoom customers, partners and communities seeking to better understand the future workplace.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the Changi Airport Group Annual Airport Safety Awards to recognize our safety champions who have contributed significantly to airport safety in FY 2021/22.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the Bon Appetit-Lah event to bring ‘Good Taste with a Twist’ to life as a perfect match for French gastronomy in Singapore, paired with 1664 Blanc and Rose.
Emcee Singapore: Between freelancing and adulting, emcee Singapore Charmaine Yee has signed many hosting and home contracts with @docusign for years now. It’s quick, easy and good for the planet! 🌎♻️💻 📱
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the Brokers’ Night Dinner to celebrate top brokers’ achievements and continued partnership with Income Insurance Limited as a new entity.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine had fun engaging English multi-platinum selling singer songwriter Calum Scott while he was in Singapore for his performance at Capitol Theatre as part of his Asia tour.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine welcomed the world’s best cyclists, Mark Cavendish, Chris Froome and Jonás Vingegaard, to the Tour De France Prudential Singapore Criterium!
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine was featured on her egg freezing journey on Channel News Asia documentary “The Race For Babies: Our Fertility Issues – The Baby Makers Part 1”.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine was featured on SG Mental Well Being Network’s ‘Reflections of 99 Singaporeans’, including Ministers of State Alvin Tan and Sun Xueling and Member of Parliament Tin Pei Ling.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the SICW 2022, with Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean announcing the setting up of a ransomware task force to tackle rising threat on businesses.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the launch of LifeHub+, a brand new digital health service from StarHub and Alexandra Hospital, in collaboration with ConnectedLife with Fitbit.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted ‘Music Is Universal 2022’ featuring an eclectic lineup spanning a compelling mix of genres from rock to dream pop of music artists Yungblud, Hayd, Zack, Violette and Lullaboy.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine hosted the opening of Castlery’s sprawling flagship studio. To help retailers diversify overseas, Minister of State for Trade and Industry Low Yen Ling announced a refreshed transformation strategy.
Emcee Singapore: Charmaine had fun engaging Pink Sweat$ to render a vocal melody using local-flavoured lyrics. The talented singer-songwriter-producer is BET’s Amplified Artist of the Month for January 2020.