Di Dougherty (née Stewart) is a television presenter, reporter, corporate events host and MC. This year, 2017, she is a freelance presenter for Sky Sports and the Golf Channel. Di is hosting the Vitality Netball Superleague on Sky Sports including the Internationals later in the year. She is looking forward to a Summer of sports broadcasting, including the Open Championship with Sky Sports and travelling over to Florida to co-host Morning Drive in August.
She has become a familiar and much-loved face on the channel, conducting live sporting interviews across a variety of sports on a daily basis. Her move across to the golf department a few years later gave her the opportunity to cover European Tour, PGA Tour events and Major Championships; presenting, live reporting and hosting all around the world.
Recent highlights from Di’s career have been presenting the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles in 2014 and at Celtic Manor in 2010 in front of an audience of over 100 million. Di is also a freelance reporter for the Golf Channel, conducting player interviews in Europe, live reports and co-hosting their breakfast show ‘Morning Drive’ from Florida for a week in the summer.
She is in demand as a corporate event host and conference MC, working for companies like Vodafone, Waitrose, M&C Saatchi, Boodles, John Lewis, o2 and the charity Sparks on their high-profile events, dinners and awards ceremonies.