Tony is a journalist, broadcaster and educator based in Perth, Western Australia.
professional background includes senior positions in radio and TV
newsrooms and current affairs in Australia, Asia and the Middle East,
several tours as Middle East and South East Asia correspondent, and
decades of community advocacy at home.
Currently consulting, training and designing courses for the Australian Institue of Management in Perth and a range of NGOs.
Key areas of ongoing training and production:
New & Social Media
Professional Presentation - public speaking
New Media production
Mainstream media production,training and hosting.
Advocacy and Activism Online
community and political leaders at state and federal levels have been
ongoing clients for media consulting, with a special range of courses
for newsmakers involving "devil's advocate" interviews to practice key
performance and crisis management for radio and TV.
has been Senior Ambassador for WA Children’s Week, judge of the State Youth Media Awards for seven years and is
committed to making a difference in his local and global communities.
Key advocacy and activist roles in mental health, child protection, social justice and sustainable living.
While lecturing in media at Murdoch University, Tony was rated in the top 10 per cent of teaching staff
( 2002/03 ) 2008 - Sessional Lecturer in Radio for Notre Dame Univeristy.
clients include police and emergency services in WA, major Australian
corporates such as Godfrey Pembroke, and dozens of NGOs as well as
groups in child protection and social justice advocacy.
in-demand services are Master of Ceremonies and compering, keynote
speeches on media, mental health and social justice issues, plus
voice-overs and digital video productions for broadcast and web.
Currently consulting and training for the Australian Institute of Management (WA) in professional presentation, new media and multimedia production.
Ongoing fill in talkback host at radio 6PR 6pr.com.au - various shifts and formats.
Consulting and training a wide range of NGOs pro-bono and contract.