Simon Dallow

In 2007 Simon Dallow was voted the sexiest man on TV for the sixth year in a row as well as being named best news presenter in the TV Guide's annual Best on TV readers poll. He is also an outstanding Master of Ceremonies

Simon Dallow co-hosts ONE News with Wendy Petrie each weeknight at 6pm.

In his time with TVNZ Simon has presented many of the main News and Current Affairs shows, including the critically-acclaimed Agenda in 2005.

After completing his legal studies, Simon practised as a litigation and insurance lawyer in Auckland before embarking on his OE. He was en route to London when the 1987 stock market crash hit, causing him to change careers when an immediate future in bankruptcy law failed to appeal.

Tourism beckoned and Simon spent the next six years as a freelance tour director, sharing his passion for things European with thousands of tourists from around the world.

Since returning to New Zealand in 1993, Simon has been employed by TVNZ as a presenter for ONE News and has anchored programmes right across TVNZ's news and current affairs stable.

Simon is a father of two who considers himself an average Kiwi bloke, and is passionately interested in sports and current affairs.

He is a polished and engaging MC and will add a touch of class to your event.

In 2003 you will remmeber that simon was the celebrity MC for Test the Nation. The role of MC is one that simon enjoys and fits into very well with his on camera status and training.

Simon Dallow brings to any MC role a credibility and manner that lends itself to black tie awards evenings and events that requires that something special.

Simon is comfortable with big audiences and small audiences alike.