Tastemaker: Steve Patrick Moore
Sports Announcer, Host and Commentator
Although Steve Patrick Moore has achieved so much within the sports and entertainment industry in the region having hosted numerous prestigious events in and out of the country, he is not one to rest on his laurels and says the journey still continues.
The sports announcer, host and commentator, who takes pride in his roots of being a Filipino-American, has become an entertainment powerhouse in recent years. In 2019 his wins kept pouring in with his involvement in numerous World Cup-related sports events in various countries while being part of initiatives like the 24-Hour Walkathon for Cancer Society and Walk for Diabetes. He has also worked for projects such as the Urbanation music concert series in Abu Dhabi, World Beach Games 2019, Intercontinental Beach Soccer, Dubai 30×30 Fitness Challenge, ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon, and UAE Warriors Fighting Championship.
On his success mindset, Steve shares that gaining fame and success doesn’t happen overnight. He says, “Always think ahead, dream big and never tell anyone of your next move.”
Steve Patrick Moore
International Sports Announcer & Commentator, TV & Events Host, Broadcaster
Built for the camera and the world of sports, Filipino – American TV personality and host Steve Patrick Moore has grown even more remarkably into a world-class figure throughout 2018. Always active and on top of his game, Steve has hosted over 50 events within the first quarter of the year alone – including the MENA Special Olympics, the 10 Day Yasalam Concert for Abu Dhabi Formula 1 GrandPrix, Zain Supercup and the FIBA World Cup. All these on top of his hosting achievements in previous years which has made him a familiar fixture in the sporting and events circuit.
Aiming higher, Steve who is known in the local Filipino community for his Trending Pinoy Show broadcasted on GMA 7, has also been booked for the 2019 ESPN World Special Olympics. He is also working on launching his mobile podcast/broadcasting platform focused on health and sports.
Standing bright among many media all-stars and emerging talents in the Middle East, Steve exemplifies how to become a winner in the media arena by being versatile, charismatic and industrious. “First, know yourself, your strengths and weaknesses. Know what talents you have that you can turn into a career and help others with, at the same time. Always be connected to the right people, when the pack is strong, no force can stop the drive for life advancement. Working together and setting aside politics towards countrymen is a key aspect of growth as a nation here in this region.”
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100 Most Influential Filipinos in the Gulf: Steve Patrick Moore – TV Personality
Charming Filipino-American TV personality and sports announcer, Steve Patrick Moore was born to talk in front of the camera. From being an inquisitive and articulate high school kid making class presentations and joining quiz bees on TV, to taking up Broadcast Communication in college, Steve has grown into a host of world-class sporting events. His gigs include the One Championship – the most massive MMA promotion in Asia, the FIFA World Cup beach soccer event in the Bahamas among other high profile events with turnouts of up to fifty-thousand people.
He is currently a host at Physique TV, broadcasted in the Middle-East and Africa, and will soon be presenting ‘Trending Pinoy’ – a dynamic program for Filipinos all over the world. He shares: “I take pride in having Filipino blood, especially now that I’ll be hosting a show for the community – showcasing what Filipinos have to offer the world. I would like to humbly consider myself as the jolly ambassador of trending stuff for and by Pinoys abroad.”
As for what’s next, Steve aspires to make a name for himself in radio. It has been a dream to run a sports talk show of his own. In getting there, he expresses the prominence of confidence and aggressiveness – especially when it comes to us Filipinos: “I think we need to be hungrier and have that drive to want some more. To be able to succeed you need to be confident in what you believe and want. Chase the dream and be aggressive. I hope more Filipinos will have a higher sense of pride in any of the paths they take, have greater opportunities, and become pivotal parts of society worldwide.”
Photography by: Chrismas Osia
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