Ronny Phillips

Radio personality and host of events for over 30 years, Ronny is a legend in the Waikato area.

As a high profile radio personality for nearly 30 years, the Voice of Waikato Stadium and over 20 years in the entertainment industry fronting events, Ronny has everything you need to MC your next function.

Ronny spent 6 years living in the United States working as a Tour Guide, based in Washington DC.  He has been the stadium voice for all Waikato Rugby and Chief’s Super Rugby home games at Waikato Stadium a role he had held for over 10 years. He is also the Game Announcer for the Waikato Pistons National Basketball League home games.

His role as an M/C is to help your conference or presentation be entertaining, hassle free, and run smoothly. He is there to assist you, to be your function coordinator. He is the professional ‘glue' – that helps make your conference a success. Ronny is one of the most down to earth, humble people you can meet, which is why he is extremely easy to work with. He can turn any gathering into an occasion and does so with finesse, flair and friendly interaction with the audience. His strong commanding voice helps him take control of any situation in a calm and relaxed way. As an MC he works with you to organise and run your event. As an experienced conference host and awards presenter he also fronts company awards, presentations and black tie corporate functions.

IIn addition, Ronny has also spent years involved in media training working with corporate companies and groups, advising and consulting on how to deal with the media, particularly for elite and professional sports men and women. He has worked as a media facilitator for Sport Waikato and the Waikato Institute of Leisure and Sport for over 10 years and is also on the Advisory Board for WINTEC’s communication radio programme.

Ronny can talk about ‘life behind the microphone’ - Relationships and Surviving the Ratings. (28 years on air Breakfast Radio experiences); Branding - The 28 years experience in Radio and how he marketed his name as a successful brand; making it in the fast lane from country boy to city icon.


• Master of Ceremonies
• Relationships and Surviving the Ratings
• After Dinner
• Branding
• Media Training