Mistress of Ceremonies

The M&IT Awards  is excited to announce the MC for the 2018 event will be Kate Garraway!

 

Kate Garraway is a highly respected television and radio presenter, and can currently be seen throughout the week on ITV’s Good Morning Britain. She has her own mid-morning radio show on Global’s Smooth FM from 10am-1pm, and is one of the faces of the National Lottery, regularly presenting live on Saturday nights on BBC1.

Previously, Kate hosted Good Morning Britain’s predecessor show Daybreak and was also a regular co-presenter on the earlier programme GMTV between 2000 and 2010. Having presented on GMTV & Daybreak for over a decade, in her previous role as Entertainment Editor for Daybreak, Kate Garraway has interviewed some of the biggest names in the world of entertainment, including Tom Cruise, Johnny Depp, Justin Timberlake, Nicole Kidman and Julia Roberts.

Before GMTV, Kate joined Sky News in 1998 as a main anchor on its breakfast show, Sunrise. Prior to joining Sky, Kate worked in BBC radio and with ITV news and presented Meridian Tonight, before being picked as one of the team of presenters to launch BBC’s 24-hour rolling news channel, News 24.

In addition to her work on GMTV, Daybreak & GMB, Kate has been involved in a wide range of network programmes including BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing fifth series, which saw Kate partnered with professional dancer, Anton Du Beke. She remained in the show for several weeks before leaving in week 7 after struggling through an injury she received during rehearsals.