Members Directory

This is the directory of accredited members of 'Professional Speakers NZ' 











Richard Gee


Sales, Customer service, Marketing, Management of sales people, Motivation & attitude, NZ Success, Networking.


Ph: 0800 Geewiz






Dale & Margaret Farnsworth


For all audio sound recording and venue management and advice.

Dale is a trained film editor, camera operator , sound recordist and track layer with experience of hundreds of commercials.


Ph: 09 3600 800
Mobile: 025-965-051






James Storrie ( AVI - Audio Visual Int'l)


Support Professional Speakers with filming, recording, events production, speaking about av production and trends etc.

Any professional speaker member will receive our "friends of avi rate" 20% off the account total (min 3 hours production) upon presentation of membership.


Ph: 09 528 0763
Mobile: 029 528 0763






David Crawford


  • David Crawford High IMPACT Sales Solutions
  • The Secrets to Sales Success in the 21st Century
  • How Top Performers Sell
  • How To Listen Your Way To More Sales
  • You - the Key to Your Sales Success
  • How to Sell Twice as Much in Half the Time
  • How to Build Trust and Create Value that Supersedes Price
  • Zero Resistance Selling - Psycho Cybernetics for Sales People
  • Personal Peak Performance - Unlock Your Potential.


Crawford Business Solutions Ltd
Ph: 09 535 3644Mob: 021 805 537






Bill Potter - The Bizness Maverick


Motivator, innovator, creator, facilitator, and agitator, he benchmarks unconventional accomplishment of passionate bizness delivery though innovative people performance


The Du IT group
Ph: 09 2737057
Fax: 09 273 7417
Postal: PO Box 38 581 Auckland






Brian Head


Combining Business & Health.

The five pillars of health: a healthy mind, body, family, society and healthy finances.






Judy and Bill Gibson-Patmore


  • Web Branding
  • Domain Naming Strategies
  • Domain Branding
  • Domain Valuation
  • Practical Search Engine Positioning


Phone: 021 Webmark(021 932 627)






Ian Mandeno JP


Public Speech Training in the following Formats:

  • 2hr Basic Public Speaking
  • 2 hr Overcoming The Fear of Public Speaking
  • 6 Week Young Persons (11-16yrs)
  • 8 Week Speech And Communication Series
  • 10 Month Professional Speakers Series


Ph: 09 486 5388
Fax: 09 4865 374

2 - 4 Hour Workshop on Chairmanship and Meeting Procedure


Inspirational and Motivational Speaking, on personal issues, blockages in our lives etc and other y topics that may fit the clients requirements

A one day Workshop on Motivation through Planning: This covers the hidden dreams that people have, but have never planned for them to become reality.






Talia Mana


  • Overcoming adversity
  • Goal setting
  • Bullet proof self-esteem
  • Beating burnout
  • You and your money personality
  • The art of dating
  • Success
  • The Pollyanna Principle: Better health through attitude


Ph: 09 435 0904
Mobile: 021 063 7405
Postal: PO Box 4284, Kamo, Whangarei 0141






Leigh Kelly


  • Work Life Balance·
  • Wellness
  • Lifeskills
  • Or tailored to meet clients requests
Postal: PO Box 9032, Newmarket, Auckland
Ph: 0800 THINKWELL (644659)
Mobile: +64 21 625491






Graham Hawkes


  • Improving profit
  • Marketing
  • Presentation Skills
  • Leadership


The Profit Improvement Centre
Ph: 64 9 431 2259
Fax: 64 9 431 2289
Postal: P O Box 90, Kaiwaka, Northland New Zealand






Pat Armistead


"The Joyologist", Professional Speaker and Author

Pat Armitstead, New Zealand's leader in the Science of Positive Psychology or Humour and Laughter in the Workplace is an International Award Winning business owner with over 30 years experience in Business Communications, Leadership and Marketing roles. She has presented over 11,000 hours of keynotes, workshops and seminars reaching an astounding 55,000 people throughout Australasia.

Change management, innovation and 'getting the most out of people' was identified by the Hudson Report as the three key development areas needed for New Zealand leaders. Pat helps business leaders to boost productivity and bottom line by producing an efficient, effective, and high trust work environment. She shows them how to use positive psychology in all levels of management, leadership, customer service and sales"


Joyolgy Limited
Department of Humour Resources

* Past President ( 2002) National Speakers Association NZ
* Recipient " Spirit of Excellence Award' ( Speaker of the Year ) NSANZ 2002

Postal: 9a Saltburn Road, Milford, AUCKLAND, NZ
Ph: 09 4889196
Mobile: 021 687635






Charlie Nicholls


"As salespeople we should never be ashamed of our calling - in fact we should be ashamed of our NOT calling!! - If you never ask, the answer is always no!"

Charlie Nicholls ASM, MEE is a Speaker, Sales Motivator and Personal Sales Coach.

Are your salespeople firing on all four cylinders?
If you've ever had a monthly sales curve that looked like a roller coaster, you'll know just how important it is to keep your salespeople motivated. Unfortunately, because of the nature of sales, this is easier said than done.

Charlie Nicholls will halt your sales curve's roller coaster ride and replace it with a steady increase in sales month after month. Charlie will teach your salespeople cutting edge strategies for better selling, better communication and better self esteem. Charlie will displace debilitating fears of your sales people with sound practical knowledge and understanding.


If you want a World Sales record holder at your next sales meeting or conference ring (NZ) 64 21 SPEAKER (773253) or 021 773253. Most fees include airfare.

Charlie is a member of the National Speakers Association of New Zealand and is also a Fellow of SWAP Salespeople With A Purpose.






Douglas Maclachlan


My speaking - mostly sessions with a training bent, creating material, designing advertisements that work, discussing angles that assist people offer better service to their customers, increasing their personal toolkit in the process. Not too highbrow.


Dynamic Graphics Ltd
Postal: P O Box 306, Masterton 5915, NEW ZEALAND
Ph: 0064 6 378 9699
Fax: 0064 6 377 5117






Rod Meharry


From a staunch Unionist to a Partner in an innovative business that won "The Best Service Related Business" in the Rotorua Business awards.

Rod will share with you the secrets that make the difference. The simple things that most people overlook and yet have profound effects. He will share with you how understanding the Three Ways to Grow your business can have amazing results.

Rod is a humorous speaker that uses every day language and will have you nodding your head in agreement. Practical Stuff, he calls it ... and it is. You will enjoy your time with him and he guarantees that you will pick up valuable tips on:

  • How to write an ad
  • How to convert an enquiry into a sale
  • How to answer the phone
  • How to promote your business on a very low budget.


Postal: 151 Lake Rd, ROTORUA N.Z.
Ph: 07 348 0234






Eion Scott


  • Brand and marketing workshops
  • Preparing presentations
  • Media training overview
  • Key message development
  • Handling the print media
  • Presentation skills for television and radio interviews
  • Writing for media
  • Report writing
  • Communication strategy development


Postal: 29 Sunvale Tce, Cashmere, Christchurch
Ph: 03 337 4310
Fax: 03 337 4312
Mobile: 021 378 455








Professional Speakers need that professional touch.

PhotoArts specialise in providing the absolute best support signage to give you that professional look.

Advertise your presence at every engagement. This will lead to more prospects and leads. While you are presenting, your display equipment is working in the background.


Web: or call Rod or Barry on 0508 banners.

Our company will work with you to make sure your Image is one of total Professionalism and your support material is the very best. Hence, enhancing your credibility.










Postal: 4/23 Waiatarua Road, Remuera, Auckland.
Ph: 0274 779 771






Janice Davies


Attitude Trainer - Making a difference to peoples Attitude, Goals, Self esteem, Relationships, Communication and Personality styles.

Janice's popular workshop is 'Dealing with Difficult People and Tricky Situations'


Postal: PO Box 83218,Edmonton, Auckland, New Zealand
Ph: 64 + 9 820 2528
Fax: 64 + 9 820 2572
Mobile: 021 514 511






Jason Barrell


A warm, truly gifted motivational speaker, Jason's messages are a jolt to people in their comfort zone and make them re-evaluate their life and goals.

A natural storyteller and inspirational speaker, Jason's entertaining story of facing and surviving extreme adversity, leave audiences riveted, amazed and sincerely moved. His story challenges audiences both emotionally and intellectually.






Fred has over 35 years of proven achievement at the coal face of business. Known as ' The Company Doctor' for his talent of restoring profitable health back to ailing businesses, Fred has experience leading small private companies to large international and State Owned Enterprises across many different industries.

He is the creator of the MML practice of business leadership.

'Business Wise' his latest book nominated Book of the Month' July 2008 by NZ. Business Magazine and rated 9/10 in usefulness offers the reader plenty of such sound, practical advice on almost all areas of business operations.

Fred speaks with passion and enthusiasm. His genuine style and commonsense approach to his work makes it easy to learn from his experience.


Ph: 07 5420979
Mobile: 021 327163






Michelle Rogers


Allergy suffering speaker.


Mobile: 09 623 3912
Fax: 09 623 0091
Postal: P O Box 56117, Dominion Road, Auckland.






Matthew Mewse


Business by phone specialist.


Ph: 09 483 5300
Mobile: 027 616 3272






Paul Kirk










Graeme Bell


Retired Detective Inspector, ex Police 10 television programme.








Roger Saxelby




Ph: 0800 2 SUCCEED or 64-9-834 4121








Topic is presentation topics.








Cynthia Kirk










Sean d'Souza


He talks on psychology.








Dave Moran


His speaking topic is on diving.


Ph: 64-9-521 0684
Fax: 64-9-521 3675



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