Edinburgh Best Newcomer Nominee 2015, Adam Hess was initially known for his impeccably written surreal one-liners, before proving himself as an accomplished storyteller and sketch writer. His fast-paced and energetic style has made him a popular choice for corporate events, and our clients often hire Adam Hess to perform at events such as awards ceremoniesgala dinners and even product launches.

On television, Adam has starred in Tonight at the Palladium (ITV), Live from the BBC and The Stand Up Sketch Show (ITV2) and Comedy Central’s The Chris Ramsey Show. Also a talented writer, Adam has contributed to Russell Howard’s Good News as a staff writer, and is one of the creators of underground cult hit The Bearpit Podcast alongside character comedians John Kearns and Lolly Adefope.

Adam is a hugely popular regular at the Edinburgh Fringe, receiving rave reviews and frequently making ‘best joke of the Fringe’ lists. In his career so far, Adam has earned multiple nominations including Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year (2013), Chortle Best Newcomer (2013) and Chortle Best Club Comic (2016).

Entertaining audiences online as well as on stage, Adam has over 56,000 followers on Twitter. His short and sharp witticisms have been named ‘funniest tweet of 2013′ (Telegraph), the ‘second funniest of 2014′ (The Sun) and been featured in a BBC Online Feed My Funny video.

Follow Adam on Twitter: @adamhess1


If you would like to find out how to book Adam Hess for your event, you can click the link below, or to find out more about hiring a comedian from Avalon Corporate Events, please visit our FAQ.

“We enjoyed having Adam at our event immensely and I would like to thank him so much for attending and the generosity with his time, entertaining everyone and delivering our Awards without a hitch. It was great. Adam was extremely supportive of the whole event”

Shine A Light Awards

“I thought Adam did great. I think he got the gist of it very quickly and adapted to the crowd. I hope to work with him again in the future for sure. We’ll be in touch for the next program.”

Digiday Media Awards Europe