Master Of Ceremonies (MC)

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event host and MC

Michael Neaylon is a popular presenter and award winning writer with over 20 years experience in the entertainment industry. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). In his versatile career, Michael has helped many corporations entertain, inform and inspire their colleagues and guests.

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As one of Australia's most loveable stand-up and comedic performers, Russell Gilbert has had a colourful and awarded career in front of the screen. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). From his beginning as a butcher, Russell has toured the world performing comedy, hosted his own television shows, been part of a ratings winning breakfast radio team, competed as a celebrity contestant on a range of reality programs, headlined with Seinfeld’s Jason Alexander, and dabbled as a food critic for radio.
  • Triple M (Radio)
  • Hey Hey It's Saturday (TV Program)
  • Nine Network
  • The Russell Gilbert Show (TV Program)
  • Seven Network

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award winner    author event host and MC

Lisa Curry is best known for her long and successful swimming career. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). She has competed in three Olympic Games (Moscow in 1980, Los Angeles in 1984 and Barcelona in 1992); two World Championships (Berlin in 1978 and Ecuador in 1982); and three Commonwealth Games (Edmonton in 1978, Brisbane in 1982 and Auckland in 1990). Her competitive swimming career spans an awe-inspiring 23 years during which she collected 24 gold medals, 21 silver medals and 8 bronze medals at international competitions.
  • Member of the Order of the British Empire 1982
  • Sport Australia Hall of Fame 1985
  • Medal of the Order of Australia 1994
  • Australian Sports Medal 2000
  • Centenary Medal 2001
  • Officer of the Order of Australia 2008
  • National Australia Day Council

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   author event host and MC

Since retiring from his AFL career with the Melbourne Football Club, David Schwartz has pursued a career in the media. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). David co-hosts the highly popular SEN 1116 Sports radio program The Run Home with Francis Leach and provides thousands of sport loving Melbournians with their daily fix of sport, whether it is tackling current issues in sport or discussing recent results on a local, national and global playing field.
  • Melbourne Football Club
  • Network Seven

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event host and MC

Tom Williams has earned a reputation on Channel Seven as the resident thrill-seeker. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). As a reporter on The Great Outdoors, Tom certainly gave his passport a work-out when he paraglided over Switzerland’s Matterhorn, trekked through the dense Guatemalan jungle, explored an active volcano in Costa Rica and walked the Inca Trail into Machu Picchu.

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event host and MC

Brett Rutledge is a World Champion of Public Speaking and a gifted and highly experienced communicator who knows how to engage people and make your leadership communication effective. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). As a specialist in executive leadership communication, Brett can immediately improve your communication effectiveness by developing and deepening your understanding of key principles. His approach is unique and his results are outstanding.

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   author event host and MC

Shaynna Blaze is an Award-Winning Interior Designer who has created stunning interiors in residential homes and commercial spaces for over twenty years. Armed with a vast portfolio of work in various fields of design, Shaynna is also a successful commissioned artist. Shaynna transforms commercial, private and retail premises from the most modest budgets to million dollar projects via her successful Interior Design business. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). In 2008, Shaynna’s talents were brought to a broader audience through her role as Interior Designer and Co-Presenter on the The LifeStyle Channel’s Award Winning Show, Selling Houses Australia. It was here that Shaynna was able to showcase her design skills, along with her warm and approachable presenting style, which have consequently led to regular appearances as a design expert across a number of mainstream shows including The Morning Show, The Circle, Today Tonight, A Current Affair and The Renovators.

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Bob Downe is one of Australia's most loved and enduring comedy characters - the creation of journalist, comedian, actor and broadcaster Mark Trevvorow. Born 4 February 1959 in Melbourne, Mark trained as a journalist at the Herald Sun (Australia's top selling daily) from 1977-81. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). He moved to Sydney in 1982 with the success of his cabaret group The Globos, who enjoyed two National Top 20 singles, ‘Tintarella di Luna’ (1982) and ‘The Beat Goes On’ (1983), along with four seasons at the legendary Kinselas Cabaret, a national tour support for Cliff Richard and multiple TV appearances including The Mike Walsh Show, The Don Lane Show, Hey! Hey! It’s Saturday and Countdown.

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event host and MC

With his fun-loving, witty and enthusiastic personality, radio presenter Daniel Gawned stepped into the limelight when he joined Melbourne's Nova 100 breakfast radio program, the Hughesy and Kate Show, as anchor. Currently living in Sydney, Daniel has featured on Nova 969 on the Fitzy & Wippa Show where he engaged audiences with his comical banter. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). As an experienced MC, Daniel has MC’d major events for the Nova Network and clients including Vodafone, Shock Entertainment in store events and Australian Open Concerts at Hisense Arena.
  • Nova Network (Radio)

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award winner event host and MC

Kieren Perkins is a hero of the Australian sporting arena. From Captain of Swimming at Brisbane Boys College in 1990 to dual Olympic gold medallist just six years later, Kieren has added an impressively long list of awards and achievements to his name. Areas of speciality include Master Of Ceremonies (MC). Perkins has held 18 Australian records, three world records, and three Commonwealth records and has represented Australia all over the world, including in Monte Carlo, Rome, Auckland, Canada, Barcelona, Atlanta and, of course, at the Sydney 2000 Olympics.
  • Medal of the Order of Australia
  • Sport Australia Hall of Fame (2002)
  • Australian Living Treasure
  • Australian Sports Commission
  • Swimming Australia
  • Summer Olympics
  • Commonwealth Games