Speaker available for hire, based in Victoria
Max Walker has travelled an amazing journey from schoolboy sporting prodigy to one of the most recognisable faces and voices in Australia. Along the way he played Test Cricket for Australia in a golden era and VFL/AFL football for the Melbourne Football Club. He then continued to be centre stage in the highly competitive sports media arena as host of the Nine Network’s Wide World of Sports. He is an author of fourteen books.
Max Walker is also a successful entrepreneur with directorships in a number of companies.
Academically, Max Walker qualified from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology with a Fellowship Diploma of Architecture and practiced as an architect for ten years.
For seven years Max Walker was Victorian Government appointed member of the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre Trust and has subsequently been made a Life Member.
Max Walker accreditation as a Certified Speaking Professional gives Max an internationally recognised credential and places him in a select group of Australian Speakers who have reached this peak.
Max Walker's transition from the sporting fields to the hypnotic world of media was seamless ... a natural charismatic communicator on radio and television. An extension of that natural story telling ability resulted in seven No1 best sellers in Australia … aggregate sales stretched beyond one million copies.
Max Walker is an authentic, inspirational public speaker and the consummate Master of Ceremonies. He presents constantly throughout Australia and around the globe. His message has inspired and captivated audiences in Rio de Janeiro, New York, London, Hong Kong, Orlando, Singapore, Hawaii, Bangkok, Dubai, Vancouver, Harare, Johannesburg, Tokyo and Beijing.
Add 3,000 hours of anchoring 'live' television programs to his already substantial life experience and it becomes easy to see why Max is often referred to as the complete all-rounder.
The smile and enthusiasm is contagious. He has a “pre-occupation with excellence” and a “whatever it takes” mindset. As a talent Max Walker is consistently described as “the total professional” and “extremely user friendly”.
The Max Walker Company utilises the many multimedia, communication, marketing and creative skills all under the one umbrella.
In fact after a lifetime in the spotlight, the name Max Walker has become a brand that is synonymous with integrity, credibility, and success.
Max Walker can help your event goals with a key note speech, key note address, or a range of motivational speaking options.