meet the experts
creating world-class presenters
Writer / Trainer
As a leading keynote speaker, few presenters know how to transform attitudes and actions as successfully as Mary. She has inspired audiences of up to 20,000 with credibility that comes from her spectacular successes as a sales leader, entrepreneur, and best-selling author of books about starting and building your business.
Originally a New Zealander and former advertising agency founder and creative director, Wayne has spent most of the past 20 years in the USA. He consults to major corporations in the areas of sales, motivation and presentation skills. Wayne has won numerous national and international advertising awards and has helped thousands of people perfect their presentation skills. He’s a National Speaking Champion and published author.
Raised and educated in Ireland, Johnny has sat through more bad presentations than he’d care to remember. It was during one of these boring business meetings in 2001 that Johnny decided on a career to banish “Death-by-PowerPoint.™” John has provided state-of-the-art presentation training and services for over 500 international clients.
Theatre Director, Producer & Performer
Simone’s clients benefit greatly from her ability to identify and amplify their Iconic Brilliance™.
Her perceptive insights and capacity to draw out the best in individuals and teams has contributed significantly to the success of her clients in both the creative arts as well as the corporate arena in Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.
Graphic Designer / Website Designer / SEO Consultant / Digital Marketer / Presentologist
New Zealand born and bred with the mentality that anything is possible with determination and solid work ethic.
Simon loves being creative and pushing the boundaries of what is ‘conventional’ and constrictive. Driven in experiencing the journey and dream, not the final destination.
Graphic Designer / Presentologist
Zamir has been working with branding and visual communication his whole career.
He has an excellent eye for detail and clients love the fact that he can turn a list of bullet points into a meaningful graphic– sometimes overnight. We call him the ‘PowerPoint™ Vampire’!
Creative Producer – Speaker Coach
As a Creative Producer, DK is the TEDxWellington / TEDxWellingtonWomen licensee, founder of Creative Welly plus the Creative Leadership NZ conference.
He’s also a Speaker Coach, working with CEO’s and senior executives plus a random ex-All Black and Dame thrown into the mix.
Certified Speaking Professional / Director, TORQUE Ltd
David Nottage is an Australian born New Zealander, a Kiwi with an attitude – an attitude for success.
David is the Director of TORQUE Ltd, a New Zealand based company that provides training in effective and powerful business presentations and other communication-based modules.
Public Speaking Coach, Keynote Speaker, MC & DiSC Certified Trainer
Diana combines 25 years of experience in business, as a commercial property manager, International Relocations Consultant and public speaking coach.
Internationally trained speaker, Diana started her business Speech Marks to empower women with public speaking skills so their voices can be heard.
Founder - The Butterfly Effect / Qualified Physiotherapist
Emma Ferris has transitioned from clinical practice to become the trailblazer behind The Butterfly Effect.
As a wellness architect, public speaker Physiotherapist and breathing geek, she is truly, madly, deeply committed to teaching the world to breathe effectively.
Coaching people and businesses to communicate, influence and sell differently... and better.
Duncan helps people of all backgrounds to communicate with clarity, impact and – above all – authenticity.
Duncan can help you compose and structure your content into a compelling and engaging message.