For the past twenty-five years, Billy Harris has been wowing audiences throughout the United States and around the world. His razor-sharp timing and brilliant improvisational skills have made him one of the most sought-after MC's in the business. A cousin of Vaudeville great Georgie Jessel, Billy has been performing his entire life. By the tender age of five and a half, he understood how to "work a room"!
“Nobody dominates the intersection of great food and life-changing philanthropy the way Billy Harris does. His passion and savvy not only raise record amounts of money for important causes, they inspire everyone involved to do more than they ever thought they could. If you want to change the world and have fun doing it, your first call has to be Billy Harris.”
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
No Kid Hungry
Billy is a highly sought after auctioneer who lends his comedic style to the auction block. His contagious energy, explosive style and ability to work the crowd, will create an atmosphere that will have the audience laughing while opening their wallets! Billy has raised millions of dollars for Share Our Strength,The New York Food Bank, Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation, Autism Speaks, The James Beard Foundation, The Roundabout Theatre and the National Institute of Health…just to name a few.
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
Austin Hope Park Foundation
Bocue d' Or
Friends of the Hudson River Park
Heartview Global Foundation
Inner City Arts
James Beard Foundation
Los Angeles Food Bank
NYC Food Bank
Pilot Lite Foundation
Ronald McDonald House
San Francisco Food Bank
Share Our Strength
Vetri Community Partnership
Wellness in Schools
Wholesome Wave Foundation
Billy has become the "go-to guy" in the culinary world. He has hosted events with Mario Batali, Bobby Flay, Rachael Ray, and Michael Symon. You can also find Billy at the South Beach Food and Wine Festival, The Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, and Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans. Here is Billy as a judge on Iron Chef America.
For the past twenty-five years, Billy Harris has been wowing corporate audiences throughout the United States and around the world. His razor-sharp timing and brilliant improvisational skills have made him one of the most sought-after Corporate MC’s in the business. Billy can also bring your message out to the public with his film crew to produce “Man on the Street” segments. His team will create instant live marketing for all of your social media platforms. Perfect for Sales Meetings, Product Launches, Trade Shows, and Fundraising Events. Billy entertains thousands of people every year, working for such companies as Microsoft, IBM, Charles Schwab, Heineken, Accenture, Boeing, Hilton, HP, Fujifilm, and Samsung.
Wall Street Journal
Where is Harris? From New York to LA, Miami to Aspen, Chicago to New Orleans, San Francisco to Copenhagen! This Award Winning Series with over 125 episodes features Billy Harris as he travels the world visiting everything from the finest restaurants to local dive bars. Here are a few of our favorites! Enjoy Hanging with Harris!!