Catherine Yap

Masters of Ceremonies
About This Project


•    Nationality: Singaporean
•    Age: 29
•    Race: Chinese
•    Gender: Female
•    Citizenship: Singaporean
•    Date of Birth: 18/04/1979
•    Qualification: Degree in Mass Communication & Diploma in Environmental & Civil Engineering


My emcee experience encompasses all genres of events from hosting weddings, Dinner and Dance, social events for corporate, private parties, trade shows, product launches, roadshow, soft-sell encouragement, and charity events.

Event hosting/managing for:

Grand Opening/ Product Launch

•    The Princess Kitty Club Grand Opening at Anchorpoint
•    8Q-Rate: School grand opening at 8Q SAM
•    Philips Luxe Go Gear Media Preview Product Launch
•    Aon Consulting – In Celebration of the Launch of our Regional Centre of Excellence and Recipient of EDB’s International Headquarters Award
•    Loo Camapign Launch 2008/2010
•    DMG Asia Pacific (Singapore) Grand Opening
•    The Happy Office 2008 (Design Competition)
•    Anthony Hair Boutique Store Grand Opening Ceremony
•    Official Opening of Wisma Atria Basement Entrance
•    Epson Library Launch at Funan IT Mall
•    Victoria Peak Chinese Cuisine Restaurant Grand Opening
•    Launch of World’s First Projector Smartphone, Samsung Galaxy Beam

Family Day

•    Lexis Nexis Family Day
•    Singapore Chefs Association Family Day 2008
•    Duchess Park Opening Family Day

Company Event/ D&D

•    Land Transport Authority Corporate and Charity Events
•    Great Eastern Appreciation Night 2008
•    Beyond Beauty Annual Dinner 2008, Kuala Lumpur
•    Officer Cadet School Social Night at OCS campus hall
•    Transport North Hub Christmas Party at Powerhouse in St James Power Station
•    Qi Ltd D&D
•    Prize-giving & 14th Anniversary for Novelty Learning Centre
•    Jackspeed Group D&D 2008
•    LEAD Management Engineering & Construction Pte Ltd D&D 2008
•    ObTech Asia Pacific Pte Ltd CNY Dinner 2008
•    Egon Zehnder International D&D 2008
•    Dinner & Dance for Year 3 Ngee Ann Polytechnic – School of Life Sciences and Chemical Technology
•    48th FAOCC Commissioning Ball (Officer Cadet School)
•    Japan Research Institute Annual Dinner 2008
•    Singapore Plastic Industry Association (SPIA) 19th Anniversary GALA Dinner
•    Australian Universities International Alumni Convention 2008 Welcome Dinner and Opening Ceremony
•    ITCAN Rock & Roll Get-Together @ Snow City
•    9th Division/ HQ Infantry Promotion Treat
•    Resort World at Sentosa Dinner Treat for Staff
•    Charity Gala Dinner 2008 with National Arthritis Foundation
•    Lighthouse Club Annual Ball 2008
•    GKE D&D 2008
•    Winning Alliance D&D
•    Temenos D&D 2008
•    Prize-giving & 15th Anniversary for Novelty Learning Centre
•    Agricultural bank of China CNY Dinner
•    CNY Celebration for Franklin Offshore International Pte Ltd
•    JRI Annual Dinner 2009
•    Boat Asia 2009 Cocktail Party
•    NUS Faculty of Science 80th Anniversary Tributes and Celebrations
•    Agricultural Bank of China Office Relocation Party
•    NUS Faculty of Science 80th Anniversary Appreciation Night
•    Chivas Regal Men’s Night
•    QBE Insurance International D&D 2009
•    Carestream Health D&D 2009
•    KTC Annual D&D 2010
•    MOE Finance and Development Division (FDD) Dinner 2010
•    Cathay Decoration Annual Dinner 2010
•    JRI Annual Dinner 2010

Public Event/ Festival

•    Bikefest 2008
•    Singapore Beer Festival 2008
•    POP-Spring Party ’08 at Singapore Art Museum
•    Opening of Wandering Watercolor in and around Singapore at Alliance Francaise de Singapour
•    Quathlon 08 by SAFRA Tampines
•    Feather Run 2009 at Jurong Bird Park
•    Singapore Food Festival 2009 – Spice it up at Hawker Centre
•    Singapore Food Festival 2009 – Clarke Quay Centre Stage
•    Yoga by the Sea – a mid autumn festival celebration
•    Jalan Kayu Racial Harmony Day 2010 at Yio Chu Kang Swimming Complex


•    Great Eastern Life Roadshow
•    For Him Men’s Spa & Beyond Beauty Roadshow at Heeren
•    Rat-Sino Grand Opening Night and roadshows at Tiong Bahru Plaza
•    Singtel Roadshow at Suntec City
•    UOB Roadshow
•    Courts Carpark Sale at Bukit Timah showroom
•    Slimming Sanctuary Roadshow at Heeren
•    Singtel Redpac Roadshow
•    Samsung innov8 Launch Roadshow
•    SK II Christmas roadshow
•    Tiger CNY Reunion Roadshow
•    Expressions Roadshow
•    Betty Boop Roadshow @ Isetan Scotts
•    UOB Grand Prix Roadshows
•    UOB Grand Prix Final Showdown
•    UOB “Reach for the stars” Roadshows
•    Expression Christmas Pre-party Roadshow
•    Celebrations Packed Singapore! By Uniquely Singapore
•    UOB Roadshow CNY 2010
•    Launch of World’s First Projector Smartphone, Samsung Galaxy Beam

Trade Show

•    IT Show 2007
•    World Book Fair
•    PC Fair 2007, KLCC, Kuala Lumpur
•    PC Show 2007
•    Comex Show 2007
•    SITEX 2007
•    IT SHOW 2009 – Toshiba Regza
•    PC SHOW 2009
•    Institute of Certified Wedding Planners exhibition (Cozy Cot Holy Grail Party 2009)

Conference/ Seminar/ Workshop

•    Global Entrepolis @ Singapore 2006
•    Global Entrepolis @ Singapore 2007
•    Seminar on U.S. Export Control Regulations
•    “Zon Systems introduces Atempo LiveBackup” Seminar
•    Tasty Singapore Brand Alignment Workshop I for IE Singapore
•    Lenovo Think Rejuvenation Seminar
•    Workshop on Single Window Development for CAREC Trade and Customs Officials
•    Philips Joyful Parenting 2008
•    Make my wedding perfect workshop at Peach Garden Restaurant
•    ISAS 5th International Conference on South Asia
•    Official Launch of South Asian Link
•    Dell Appreciation Seminar and Night Party
•    13th Singapore Agency Managers’ Conference (SAMC)

Zone Residential Centre/Condominium Event

•    Hong Kah Zone 5 RC CNY 2008 Celebration Karaoke Getai
•    Moulmein Kent Ville Residents’ Get Together 2008
•    Zhenghua Parents’ Day cum Welcome to Singapore
•    Mid Autumn Party at Avila Gardens Condominium
•    Moon Cake Festival Party at Hougang CDC
•    Avila Gardens Christmas Bash
•    Lo Hei Celebration at Queenstown Stirling View RC
•    Don’t Spread Bugs @ South West Launch
•    Woodlands Zone RC Block Party
•    Bukit Timah Zone 4 RC Block Party 2009
•    Jurong GRC Community Concert at Singapore Chinese Garden
•    Nee Soon Zone 6 RC Block Party
•    Nee Soon East Zone 10RC Voting Poll and Lift Upgrading
•    Christmas Party 2009 Avila Gardens, Condominium

Kids Show

•    Team Singapore @Beijing 2008 Olympic & Paralympic Games Well Wishing Campaign and Celebration of Sport ON! Kids Club
•    Junior Olympic Adventure for Sport ON! Kids Club
•    60 Minutes Challenge at Bishan Park
•    Launch of Road Courtesy Campaign 2008 in conjunction with the 28 Annual Shell Traffic Games
•    Takashimaya Little Ones Club
•    Try It Out! Sports Carnival with Sport On! Kids Club
•    Fright Night at Safra Yishun
•    Crispy Wonderland Launch Party

Pub Quiz

•    All NewTrivial Tuesday Nights at PINCHOS (weekly)
•    Sportsman Pub Quiz

INTERESTS    •    Scuba dive, travel, backpack, gym, jog, swim, hike, surf, cliff jump, cycle, football kayak, music, movies, read, plan and execute events, attend events

About the Certification

BizSAFE is a 5-step business safety programme designed to help companies in Singapore build workplace safety and health (WSH) capabilities. In September 2017, the programme has included SGSecure elements to help companies put in place measures to manage potential terror threats.

The key principles of the WSH Act is to reduce risks at the source, increase industry stakeholders ownership and áchieve good WSH outcomes and systems.

About The Award

The Promising SME 500 Campaign is a prestigious award that recognises the exceptional achievements of business men and women in Singapore. It highlights their commercial success and contributions to the economy and community at large.

The campaign also serves as a platform that showcases true stories of grit, courage and determination, so as to inspire aspiring entrepreneurs to pursue their dreams and ultimately create a sustainable entrepreneurial culture in our nation.