Professor Phelyx has logged thousands of hours of (industry-termed) "Flight Time" on stages addressing audiences of all sizes. His highly-developed skills with the combination of audiences and a microphone are even a subject upon which he lectures. Sharp wit and smooth delivery atop an expertly developed sense of timing will be qualities you should seek in your event's Emcee. The person in this role also assumes the responsibility to maintain a rigid event schedule and to anticipate needs to present an effective, fluid, high-value production. While you needn't look any further, you're certainly encouraged to do your research!
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