Glenn is a highly sought after keynote speaker, having addressed audiences in every state of Australia along with appearances in New Zealand, England, India, Sri Lanka, South Africa and the United Arab Emirates.
He has the gift of being able to connect with his audience, regardless of the situation or environment.
In nearly 30 years as one of Australia’s leading sports broadcasters and writers, Glenn has rubbed shoulders with and commentated on some of the world’s leading sportspeople and teams.
His résumé as a commentator is a distinguished one: four Olympic, four Commonwealth and two Paralympic Games; over 200 international cricket matches across eight countries; over 1100 AFL and WAFL matches; World Championships in cycling, triathlon and water polo; a career in which he has broadcast over 20 sports and a co-host of ABC’s national sporting flagship, Grandstand and host of the iconic WA program, Saturday Sportstalk.
He has myriad anecdotes as a result of this 30-year odyssey and he uses them as threads in his many presentations that include:
What We Can All Learn from Sport – encompasses teamwork, attitude, motivation and examples of elite performance that we can take from sport and apply to business and everyday life.
The Best Seat in the House – centres on Glenn’s life as a sports broadcaster and includes many behind-the-scenes anecdotes from various Olympic and Commonwealth Games, and overseas cricket tours he has covered.
Australia – A Great Sporting Nation – highlights how as a small nation we have become a world-beater and an example of best practice in the area of sport. It encompasses first hand examples that Glenn has witnessed at major international sporting events.
Coping with Success & Failure – examples of how athletes have dealt with success and failure and how it can motivate us all.
What’s Wrong With Elite Level Sport and How to Fix It – a look at some of the major obstacles and problems that face elite level sport and how to rectify them.
Mental Health & Suicide Prevention – Glenn’s own personal battles with mental illness is also something he is more than happy to address in the hope that he can help provide others with the motivation to confront their own challenges and seek help.
Glenn speaks from the heart and his emotive and articulate address on his journey to conquer mental illness often elicits standing ovations from audiences.
Conference MC and Facilitator
Glenn is also an outstanding Master of Ceremonies and conference facilitator. A polished performer, he has appeared at many major corporate, government and sporting functions.
Glenn often appears with his wife, Karen Tighe as joint hosts at various conferences, seminars and dinners. They are always happy to be booked as a “double act”.
To book Glenn for your next conference, seminar, boardroom lunch, corporate breakfast, lunch or dinner, please contact Cheri Gardiner
Phone: 9328 6157
Mobile: 0417 938 189