Adventurer and author Sally Kettle is the first woman to row the Atlantic Ocean twice from East to West, and once with her mother! She has also taken part in the last leg of a World Clipper race and retraced WW2 heroine Nancy Wake’s steps across the harsh Pyrenees. Chair of the Trustees for The London Sports […]
Nicki Chapman is now best known for presenting such programmes as the BBC’s Wanted Down Under and Escape to the Country. Instantly recognisable and hugely likeable, Nicki’s is in constant demand as a TV presenter and radio host.
A gifted speaker and highly skilled event host, Nicki brings a real sparkle to every event. She is still heralded as one of the music business’s best known PR’s working with Bowie, Take That and The Spice Girls amongst others
One of the most recognisable and experienced journalist and broadcasters in the UK, Maxine Mawhinney has had an incredible career spanning more than 40 years and she has reported from across the world as well as anchoring many news programmes.
The sole presenter on BBC World TV when Princess Diana died Maxine worked singlehandedly throughout the night and was seen throughout the world announcing the tragic news.
She recently left the BBC after 20 years where she was one of the main presenters on BBC News, the BBC One national news bulletins at weekends and Dateline London for BBC World TV.
Maxine is an extremely sought after keynote speaker on a wide range of topics from talks reflecting her 20 years as a top BBC journalist and News Anchor covering global events, to inspirational and empowering speeches suitable for a wide range of audiences.
She is also an extremely skilled interviewer making her an excellent moderator, facilitator and panel presenter across a myriad of topics.
Warm, knowledgeable and experienced Maxine is an excellent host for conferences and award ceremonies too.
From Belfast, Northern Ireland, Maxine has worked for BBC, Sky News, Ulster Television, Reuters TV, and ITN. She has lived and worked in Tokyo and Asia News Editor for Reuters TV and Washington DC for GMTV during the Clinton years.
Best known as ace plasterers and builders Chris Frediani and Julian Perryman in the BBC’s DIY SOS and The Big Build, they are highly entertaining and know everything there is know about house renovations, DIY and building.
Restaurateur, branding and customer services expert, speaker, interviewer, author and TV’s Restaurant Inspector Fernando Peire is director of one of the world’s most famous restaurants The Ivy Restaurant and private room. Frequented by films stars and Royalty, TV personalities and leading names in the world of business Fernando oversaw the 2016 £5 million refurbishment. He is also Director of the prestigious The Club at The Ivy and sits on the Board of Caprice Holdings.
An incredibly hardworking and talented man Fernando is dedicated to the restaurant business. He is also a consummate networker and is passionate about his job, his customers and maintaining the highest of standards in everything he does.
A fascinating speaker for all types of events including corporates, food festivals and general interest audiences, Fernando’s skills as an interviewer are also well honed and he has worked with incredible names including Sir Roger Moore, Joanna Lumley, John Cleese, Sir Michael Parkinson, Hugh Bonneville, Zoe Wannamaker and many more.
TV presenter and movie maker Henry is the entrepreneur behind two very successful companies; HCA Entertainment and Gladstone Motorcycles. Bonkers about motorbikes Henry is instantly recognised around the world as the presenter of World’s Greatest Motorcycle Rides, The Motorbike Show and Shed and Buried.
As well as fitting in a presenting career that’s spanned some 20 years and with over 120 shows under his belt, off screen Henry has had a hugely varied, eclectic and sometimes controversial career. An old Etonian he has been a war Cameraman, a session drummer, and has directed countless pop promos, on the road documentaries and ‘live in concert’ shows specializing in Rock for bands like Guns and Roses, AC/DC Aerosmith and Michael Jackson. He was also a heroin addict from the age of 19 – 25.
Henry is a fascinating and mesmerising speaker. He intertwines the highs and lows of his life experiences with his impressive business acumen and his speeches are truly memorable.