I love the process of creation and it is my greatest joy to connect with people; to hear their stories. My 27 years in media has allowed me to do both. From hosting a live music video show at the age of 16, to exploring the world for 5 years with the top rating travel documentary program The Great Outdoors and welcoming the Olympic flame into the City of Sydney in the year 2000. These are just a few of the many career highlights to date. Here's to many more!
2013 - World Radio Switzerland Drivetime presenter, Troxxo Media livestreaming video Channel Manager.
2012 - ABC Coast FM breakfast program presenter. Best program nominee Gold Coast media awards.
2010 to 2011 - Talkback radio presenter for ABC Coast FM, ABC emergency broadcast team Brisbane floods, MC News Ltd Business Achiever Awards (16 gala events), MC Suncorp Bank Peak Performance Awards, presenter Sealy Australia customer care program, MC Qantas Holidays' Awards, MC News Ltd Career One Business Forums, producer/presenter Bully Free in the Workplace, narrator Surf Life Saving Qld 'Beyond the Beach' documentary, host www.MyGolfShow.tv & vineyard assistant Cantunada wines, Switzerland.
2009 - Producer and presenter of Bully Free (TM). Bully Free is an Australian first and now in use by 15% of all Australian schools and hundreds of businesses. It features empowering anti-bullying strategies from 3 leading experts. Bully Free has a complete overview of the key bullying issues, with positive and powerful techniques to help diminish the problem. To find out more, go to www.bullyfree.com.au. Host of the 'Fatigue Forum' for Origin Energy and new corporate training programs for Sealy Australia.
2008 - Founder of ERADIO - English Radio Switzerland. Switzerland's newest English language DAB and Internet radio network, based in Zürich.
2007 to 2009 - Director new media production company TJTV Pty Ltd (Inc 1997), producer and talkback radio host for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), Drivetime presenter and consultant for World Radio Switzerland. Corporate spokeperson and MC for numerous publicly listed companies including Realestate.com.au (Australia's largest real estate portal), Origin Energy Ltd, Qld Transport and Sealy. Host of the 'Our Kids' charity fundraising initiative for children's hospital equipment and the News Ltd 'Business Achiever Awards'.
2005 to 2006 - Talkback radio host for 612 ABC Brisbane, ABC Coast FM and ABC NSW. Breakfast, morning and afternoon programs.
2003 to 2005 - Weather presenter for Seven News, talkback radio host for Southern Cross 4BC, host of the lifestyle program 'The Great South East', presenter of the Seven Network 2003 'Year of the Outback' documentary and official spokesperson for 'National Stamp Week' - Australia Post. Creator of the successful relaxation program - Relax TV.
1997 to 2002 - Presenter for the top rating international travel program 'The Great Outdoors' and host of the Endemol/Southern Star produced quiz show 'Wipeout' (325 episodes). Seven Network Australia.
2000 - Host of the 'Sydney 2000 Olympics' torch arrival and games preview program with Shelley Craft, on the eve of the opening ceremony. A 'live' audience of 1 million in the City of Sydney and broadcast across Australia on the Seven Network.
1998 & 1999 - Host of the Australian Fashion Design Awards. Seven Network. Exclusive Asia/Pacific interactive television production distributor for Black Pencil Switzerland and Phenomedia AG Germany.
1996 to 1997- Host of the Endemol/Southern Star produced quiz show 'Timemasters (195 episodes). Seven Network.
1995 - Reporter with information news program 'Extra'. Host of the quiz show 'My Generation' (195 episodes). Nine Network.
1994 - Reporter for 'Good Morning Australia'. Ten Network.
1993 - Host of the 'Rock Eisteddfod' USA tour and television documentary. 'Live' concerts in 5 American cities, including Disneyland and Broadway in New York. Nine Network.
1992 to 1995 - Presenter with Logie award winning magazine program Simon Townsends' 'Wonder World' (400 episodes). Nine Network.
1991 - Radio announcer 'KROQ' FM - Gold Coast.
1987 to 1992 - Host of the children's show 'OK' with Laurel Edwards and 'The Cartoon Company'. Nine Network.
1986 to 1987 - Bachelor of Business Communications (Qld Institute of Technology). Host of the music video show 'Saturday Jukebox' and reporter for the Logie award winning magazine program 'Wombat'. Seven Network.
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