Celebrity Speakers

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award winner    has video    author event host and MC

Jessica Rowe's passion for news and current affairs has seen her become one of Australia's best-known television presenters and admired by viewers with her warm, down-to-earth manner and infectious smile. Areas of speciality include Celebrity Speakers. She began her television career in 1993 and has since held various prominent positions within Australian television, including a decade as a co-anchor for Network Tens First At Five News.
  • Member of the Order of Australia
  • Network Seven
  • Network Ten
  • Nine Network
  • Studio 10

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   has video    author event host and MC

Samantha has an extensive background in journalism – currently the co-host of Channel Seven's hugely popular Weekend Sunrise and presenter for the 4.30pm Bulletin. Areas of speciality include Celebrity Speakers. Samantha can also be seen filling in on other news and current affairs shows including Today Tonight Summer Series.

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Andrew first came to public attention in 1988 as the writer/presenter of the ABC TV series Blah Blah Blah and since then has written, presented and produced numerous comedy shows including, The Money Or The Gun, Live & Sweaty (ABC), Denton (Ch 7), and for Ch 9, Andrew co-produced and hosted The Logies, Australia's television awards, in both 1999 & 2000. Areas of speciality include Celebrity Speakers. Most recently Andrew hosted his own breakfast radio program – the modestly titled Andrew Denton Breakfast Show on Sydney radio’s 2MMM for 5 years. He then moved behind the camera as Executive Producer for ABC TV’s satirical series The Election Chaser and CNNNN.

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   stars in movies    author

Anh arrived in Australia at age 3 on a small fishing boat packed with 47 other Vietnamese refugees. Having survived pirate attacks, dehydration, and internment in a Malaysian refugee camp, young Anh came through this adversity with a determination to make the most out of life. No one had any idea, including Anh himself, that he would go on to become one of Australia’s best-loved entertainers! Areas of speciality include Celebrity Speakers. An entrepreneur through childhood (during which time he bred and sold tropical fish), as a young man Anh went on to study Business Law. Six months shy of finishing his double degree, and with multiple offers from various law firms on the table, he opted instead for a far more stable and sensible job as a comedian.
  • The Footy Show (TV Program)
  • Good News Week (TV Program)
  • Independent Grocers of Australia (IGA)
  • The Footy Show (TV Program)
  • Anh Does Brazil (TV Program)
  • Anh Does Iceland (TV Program)
  • Anh Does Scandinavia (TV Program)
  • Anh Does Britain (TV Program)
  • Anh Does Vietnam (TV Program)

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Television Presenter, Channel Ten's The Living Room / Master Builder - with over 30 years in the building industry, Barry DuBois has worn many hats beyond the hard hat! But it wasn't until his role as a Judge on Network Ten's show, The Renovators that Australia had the opportunity to get to know this highly evolved, loveable character. Areas of speciality include Celebrity Speakers. Barry has completed an apprenticeship as a carpenter and joiner. In 1984 he completed a Building certificate which led to the creation of his own building company. His career has also involved a three-year posting as President of the Master Builders Association for the Eastern Suburbs and heavy involvement in local council where he also stood as an independent councillor.

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award winner    author event host and MC

Shane Jacobson is a multi award winning actor, entertainer, producer and author who has worked with some of the biggest names in show business including Geoffrey Rush, Jeremy Clarkson, Bryan Brown, Guy Pearce & Hugo Weaving. Areas of speciality include Celebrity Speakers. His notable credits include The Bourne Legacy, Charlie & Boots with Paul Hogan, Time Of Our Lives, Top Gear, Oddball, The Dressmaker with Kate Winslet & the hit Aussie classic Kenny.
  • 2006 Australian Film Institute - Best Actor in a Leading Role (Kenny)
  • 2008 Helpman Award - Best Supporting Actor in a Musical (Guys & Dolls)

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As one of Australia's most respected and dedicated hair talents, Joh Bailey's name has become synonymous with not only beautiful hair but with glamour and style. Areas of speciality include Celebrity Speakers. His dedication to his craft as well as his clientele has seen his name rise to icon status throughout the country; garnering him international recognition and ensuring his longevity as Australias most loved stylist. He and his salons have become an institution in the Sydney scene and evolved into a brand unto itself that ventures way beyond its roots.

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award winner    author

Matt Preston is an award-winning food journalist, best-selling cookbook author and International TV personality. Matt writes a weekly column for Stellar Magazine, read by 4 million Australians every week. He is also a senior editor for delicious. and taste magazines, and contributes to one of Australia’s best-read website, www.taste.com.au, which has a monthly reach of 2 million food lovers. Areas of speciality include Celebrity Speakers. Best known as a judge and co-host on MasterChef Australia, Preston has appeared in 11 series of the ratings juggernaut. In 2020 Matt will host a brand new cooking series for Channel 7, ‘Plate of Origin’.
  • Le Cordon Bleu World Food Media Awards 2008: Food Journalist of the Year
  • MasterChef Australia (TV Program)
  • Delicious Magazine
  • The Herald Sun (Newspaper)
  • The Courier-Mail (Newspaper)
  • The Daily Telegraph (Newspaper)
  • The Guardian (Newspaper)
  • Time Out London
  • The Age (Newspaper)
  • Melbourne Food and Wine Festival
  • Restaurant and Catering

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   author event host and MC

David Koch is the co-host of the popular Channel Seven morning show 'Sunrise,' and is fondly known to the Australian public as Kochie. He is also the host of “Kochie's Business Builders”, a program offering news and opinions on starting a small business, which is produced by his own company 'Pinstripe Media'. Areas of speciality include Celebrity Speakers. David is one of the leading business and finance correspondents in Australia, with many years of experience behind him. He writes an array of finance columns for many leading publications, including the Courier Mail, Herald Sun, The Daily Telegraph, the Hobart Mercury, Adelaide Advertiser and New Idea magazine.
  • Sunrise (TV Program)
  • Kochie's Business Builders (TV Program)
  • Port Adelaide Football Club

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event host and MC

Sami Lukis is an inspiration to those that meet her. She is confident, intelligent, outgoing, funny and most importantly professional. Areas of speciality include Celebrity Speakers. Sami has the capacity to raise awareness, generate sales and deliver profile to companies and products with which she is associated.
  • 20 to One (TV Program)
  • Torvill and Dean's Dancing On Ice (TV Program)
  • Totally Australia (TV Program)
  • Totally Wild (TV Program)
  • Nine Network
  • Network Ten
  • MIX 106.5
  • Sami Lukis & Yumi Stynes