Masters of ceremony named for quiz show
Manama, July 20, 2011
FinMark Communications has announced the masters of ceremony (MCs) for the Tamkeen Business Quiz Show being held under the patronage of Sheikh Nasser Bin Hamad Al Khalifa, chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports and the president of Bahrain Olympics Committee.
The show, which is being held during the month of Ramadan, will feature competing teams representing the banking, insurance, technology and telecommunications and industrial sectors, key areas of the kingdom’s economy which the show aims to promote and highlight.
Veteran Bahraini MC, radio DJ and stand-up performer Imran Al Aradi will host the event. Imran brings to the Tamkeen Business Quiz Show his unique brand of humour, extensive knowledge of Bahrain and the local community as well as a long track record of performing alongside leading regional and international comedy and musical acts visiting Bahrain and other GCC countries.
He will be joined by Sahar Qannati an up-and-coming personality in the events and entertainment arena. Both Sahar and Imran are young Bahraini talents who come from a private sector background and are active members of the Bahrain business community.
Commenting on the announcement, Zahraa Taher, managing director of FinMark Communications, said: “Imran and Sahar have the right combination of experience, enthusiasm and a passion for entertaining that will help to set the right tone for the show and attract interest from a broad audience group. Much like the show itself, which aims to showcase dynamic Bahraini companies and the talent that exists within them, we are also pleased to provide Bahraini talents, such as Imran and Sahar, with the opportunity to use their skills and knowledge in order to help promote Bahraini business and industry as well as create an event that fosters positive engagement during this very important month.”
The show has already attracted significant interest and engagement from Bahrain’s business community and public sector organisations. Among those supporting the event are FinMark Communications, the founders and organisers, Tamkeen, the event’s title sponsor, Mumtalakat and Bahrain National Holding (BNH), Gold Sponsors of the event, Al-Amthal, the Technology Partner, Midal Cables as Silver Sponsor, Design Grafix, the Branding Sponsor, and Al Watan Al Ayam and Daily Tribune newspapers, media sponsors of the event.
The Tamkeen Business Quiz Show will commence during the first week of Ramadan. It will see four teams from each industry sector compete against one another on a given night. One Show will be staged each week during the four week Ramadan period and will culminate in a Grand Quiz with the winners of each industry night competing against one another in a finale show. - TradeArabia News Service