Steve has been a qualified toastmaster/master of ceremonies for over 20 years, and during this time has been a member of Great Britain's oldest established toastmaster organization; the Federation of Toastmasters and Master of Ceremonies. He became president of this elite organization during 2001/2002.

During his years as a toastmaster, Steve has found it a delight to meet people from all walks of life. Knowing that every event is different, he is able to adapt to the needs and degree of formality that each separate function requires.  Steve deals with each  event  with an air of grace and considerable ease to help achieve a smooth running function and ensure that hosts are put at ease. Steve makes certain that full attention to detail is given at all times.

Steve has worked extensively in the UK for a whole variety of functions (see services, Steve is also able to offer his services to those who wish to hold their special occasion abroad.


By day, Steve is a Certified Financial Planner, a qualification which is held by only 480 advisers throughout the country and is internationally recognised. Although specializing in investments, pensions and tax planning  needs of both individual and corporate clients, he is able to offer the full range of financial planning.

Steve is also a fine musician and an accomplished musical director, performer and teacher. He is currently conducting a local brass band and is in strong demand as a performer. At weddings he often performs a trumpet voluntary as brides walk down the aisle.