Roy McCullagh is an MC, wedding Master of Ceremony and Corporate compere. He
is a passionate, inspiring, humorous and engaging speaker with a commanding
Born in Dublin, Ireland & a very well respected and well known figure in the
international tourism and hospitality industry, Roy has worked in Sales & Marketing for
some of the world’s leading hotel groups including Trusthouse Forte, Hilton, Raffles
and most recently Starwood Hotels & Resorts .
Prior to arriving in Sydney over 10 years ago, Roy spent many years as a bartender on
the prestigious QE2, entertaining many clients along the way from the four corners of
the globe. (Not to mention partying with Ronnie Biggs - The Great Trainer Robber- in
Rio). Since establishing himself in Sydney, Roy has been Chairman of ATEC NSW
(Australian Tourism Export Council), National Board Member of ATEC Australia;
Speaker Seeker for Business SWAP, and a member of many networking organizations
including The Lansdowne Club, AMCHAM, and Australia Israel Chamber of
Roy’s clients include:
Dockside Group, Navarro Group, Best Western Australasia, Crowne Plaza, Tourism
Ireland, Red Frog Events, Rockdale Council, Starwood Hotels, Epping Club, Doltone
House, Park Hyatt, The Mean Fiddler, Zonta, Lane Cove Public School, Greenwich
Public School, Marist Brothers & St Kevins Eastwood.
Roy claims he is tri-lingual and fluent in English, Irish and Australian! And at 6`7`, who is
going to argue with him! If comedy is the order of the day, this genial Irishman will
soon have your audience calling for more.
Roy’s wedding KPIs include:
Timely commencement of function
Bridal party arrival
Special guests acknowledgements
Correct pronunciation of names
Cutting of the cake
Timely service of the meals and liaising with the Maitre`d and bar staff
Reminders and assistance offered to the best man and father of the bride
The throwing of the bouquet
The removal of the garter
The guard of honour and departure.