Accomplished host, facilitator, MC and keynote speaker
Anne Fulwood is one of Australian television's best-known and most respected journalists and media identities. For more than 20 years Anne was a presenter/producer and host of news and current affairs programs on the Seven and Ten Networks and now operates her own media consultancy company, Fulworks Australia.
Since leaving television Anne Fulwood has been in the business of establishing highly recognisable brands at the highest level of media in Australia, and of delivering commercially successful programs or products.
Anne is an engaging, entertaining and accomplished host, facilitator and MC. She is also a much sought-after keynote speaker on topics ranging from foreign and current affairs, business, politics, conservation and environment, sport, the wine industry and the media. She has also developed a strong presentation on the art of communication and 'how to walk your talk' with authority and confidence.
Born and educated in South Australia, Anne joined Channel 7 in the mid-80s before moving to Channel Ten in Sydney. In 1991 she became the founding host of Channel 10's Late News, which established not only a new time slot for evening news, but was instrumental in changing Australia's late night viewing patterns.
Five years later, having established an audience and presence, Anne was invited back to Channel 7 where she hosted the daytime current affairs program 11 AM before moving to the Late News. She also hosted Commonwealth and Olympic Games coverage for Channel Ten's and Channel 7.
Anne Fulwood has achieved high recognition and respect within the media industry and across the corporate, government and community sectors. In her media and corporate communications roles, Anne has developed a reliable instinct for community opinion, an ability to get to the point of the message very quickly, and the skills to disseminate information and impart it very effectively.
Anne provides advice on communications strategies and on communications training for executives and enterprises of all types, from commercial to community. As a polished and high-profile national media identity, Anne is in a unique position from which to build relationships, canvas and gauge public opinion, and develop strong and authentic connections and communications across all levels of business and the community.
Highly respected as a master of ceremonies and presenter, Anne was a long-time MC of the Tourism Council Australia's breakfasts, hosted the Telstra Business Awards for 10 years and was MC for the Prime Minister's Luncheon for the Millennium Forum in 2001. She was appointed Commonwealth Government spokesperson for the APEC Forum in Sydney in 2007 and more recently presented a series of videos for the Australian Stock Exchange.
Anne's 'Enterprising Women' column launched by the Australian Financial Review in February 2012 further enhances her reputation in the wider business community. Anne is an Ambassador for the Telstra Business Awards and has also developed a series of Business Q&A events, highlighting enterprising Australians.
She is a member of the board of Trustees for the Art Gallery of New South Wales Foundation and was prior to that, a member of the Board of Trustees.
Comfortable with both serious and light issues, Anne Fulwood is an excellent keynote speaker or master of ceremonies. Her warm, down-to-earth style, ability to engage with people, her outstanding professionalism, fabulous sense of humour and broad range of interests make her ideal for any occasion.
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Thank you for… the opportunity of meeting Anne Fulwood who gave us an insight into her life in front of the camera, and of the path that lead her there.
Anne Fulwood was just great… she must be terrific in a boardroom lunch.
The performance you gave as MC was stunning and the audience loved it. We are so grateful to you for being involved and helping us create a memorable evening for our guests.
Anne handled the job superbly. She also put in the extra effort of research and preparation for the event. She is easy going and great to work with.
Anne was extremely well received and spoke very well, she brought professionalism to the day and kept the Agenda on time and done her research into our speakers backgrounds.