Leadership Speakers

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Mark McKeon is one of Australia's leading work-life balance and team cohesion advocates. Mark presents keynotes and tailored sessions, and along with his team, conduct workshops and conference programs in Lifestyle, Team Building and Leadership. Areas of speciality include Leadership Speakers. Mark is Consulting Editor for ‘Ultra-Fit’ Magazine, both in Australia and the U.K. He also reaches over 1.5 million people monthly through his columns in The Age, Panorama and various other publications. His second book, ‘Work a Little Less, Live a Little More’ has become the bible for work life balance in corporate Australia.
  • Collingwood (AFL)
  • Melbourne (VFL)
  • Preston (VFL)

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Robert de Castella is Australia's greatest ever marathon runner. He set the world record in 1981, became Australia's first Track and Field World Champion in 1983, won two Commonwealth Games marathons in 1982 and 1986 and dominated the event worldwide for most of the 1980s. Areas of speciality include Leadership Speakers. While he represented Australia at four Olympic Games, finishing 5th, 8th, 10th and 26th, Robert is probably best remembered for the Brisbane Commonwealth Games when he came from over a minute back to catch, duel and eventually run away from Tanzanian champion JumaIkanga.
  • Member of the Order of the British Empire
  • Australian of the Year 1983
  • Sport Australia Hall of Fame
  • Australian Sports Medal
  • Centenary Medal
  • Australian Institute of Sport 'Best of the Best'
  • Officer of the Order of Australia
  • Commonwealth Games
  • Summer Olympics
  • Australian Institute of Sport
  • IAAF World Championships

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Siimon Reynolds is a very rare person in the world of executive and entrepreneur coaching. He is not just a teacher, he's actually a highly successful business person himself. Areas of speciality include Leadership Speakers. Siimon talks regularly at conferences in Australia and internationally. His business speeches are lively, revealing, useful and memorable. If you want a speaker who has actually done it rather than just talked about it, book Siimon for your next conference.

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James Morrison is without a doubt, a musical prodigy. Besides being an exceptional trumpet player, he is an incredibly talented multi-instrumentalist who also plays the flugelhorn, euphonium, saxophones, trombone and even the piano. Areas of speciality include Leadership Speakers. Morrison was given his first instrument at the age of seven, he formed his own band at the age of nine, and at just thirteen years old he began playing music professionally in nightclubs. His passion for music took his career to an international level, and not long after his sixteenth birthday James debuted in the USA with an awe-inspiring concert at the Monterey Jazz Festival.
  • The Order of Australia
  • ARIA Music Awards 2010: Best Jazz Album
  • Edith Cowan University
  • Griffith University
  • University of South Australia

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The Hon Jeffrey Kennett AC was an Officer in the Royal Australian Regiment, serving at home and overseas. He was a Member of the Victorian Parliament for 23 years, and was Premier of the State from 1992 to 1999. Areas of speciality include Leadership Speakers. Mr Kennett is currently Chairman of the Board of Management of PFD Food Services Pty Ltd., Chairman of Open Windows Australia Proprietary Limited and Chairman of CT Management Group Pty Ltd.
  • Companion of the Order of Australia (2005)
  • Victorian Parliament

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Keith Abraham CSP is a best-selling author and one of Australia's most passionate and in demand professional conference speakers. He has been described in Time Magazine as Australia's up and coming inspirational speaker. Areas of speciality include Leadership Speakers. Keith shares easy-to-implement, proven strategies that have a profound effect on audiences and encourages them to execute ideas that make a positive impact on their lives.

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From mathematics teacher to internationally acclaimed opera singer, managing director, board member; and inspirational and motivational business speaker, Stella Axarlis consults with organisations that are undertaking significant cultural change and presents nationally and internationally on issues of business excellence, management, organisational culture and education and training. Areas of speciality include Leadership Speakers. As a member of the Australian National Training Authority (ANTA) Board she chaired the ANTA Board Advisory Committees to implement major reforms to vocational education and training and the New Apprenticeships and the National Quality Council.
  • Member of the Order of Australia (1998)