What is Stage EmCee / VJ / RJ/ Anchor/ Compere/ Host?
People often gets confused when they see my business card. They ask me what is “EmCee“. So I thought I’ll answer it through a blog post so that it reaches a lot of people. Also a lot of people get confused with the words emcee, video jockey (VJ), anchor, host, compere, RJ, DJ, etc. So this post will explain these titles also.
An emcee is the one who hosts a live event. For eg. if you have a birthday party at your home / hotel and you want someone to conduct games to entertain the crowd; The person who conducts these games is called an EmCee and the work what he does is called as EmCeeing.
The word EmCee has come from the abbreviation “MC” which is the abbreviation for “Master of Ceremonies“; The one who masters the ceremony. Live events include Birthday Parties, Naming Ceremonies, Corporate Outing, Corporate Annual Meet / Conference, Product Launches, Book Releases, New Year Celebrations, Festival Celebrations, Get together, School Events, Game Shows at Mall / Office / Corporate, Annual Day, etc..