Artistes

Here you will find a list of celebrities featured throughout the Welsh Stars website.  You will also find included some celebrities we frequently work with.

If you are looking for a specific artist that does not appear on our site just let us know as we are not able to show our full client base.

One of very few Northern Irish voiceover artists Aaron Watson is a very happy outgoing character.

Aaron Watson has been on the tv and radio scene now for the last few years and has acted in many television reconstructions and Irish tv series'.  The last few years has seen Aaron voiceovers for tv and radio with clients such as Abbey Insurance and PPP or PPI Insurance.  He works closely with local radio stations such as cool fm, City Beat, Downtown and Belfast U105 voicing many of their voice over advertisments.  He is very happy outgoing character and very willing to fulfil each individual clients voiceover needs

 

Forensic Scientist Abi Carter runs her own successful company offering a range of expert witness services to legal teams throughout the UK. Working mainly with defence solicitors and private investigators within the fields of criminal investigation. She has dealt with many high profile cases, including Ralph Moat.

World Champion Sailor, Round the World Yachtsman, and co-author of 'Boat to Boardroom' Alex Alley has seen it all. Having been three crew down, with one seriously injured, sub-zero temperatures and waves pounding the boat day and night, thousands of miles away from civilisation, he relives how motivating the team was pivotal to their safe return.

Alex now delivers interactive workshop and learn about the '7 Racing Rules' on how to win in business and in life.

Andrew Price is a survival and bushcraft expert who presents his own programme on ITV called ‘Coast and Country’. This is his third year of presenting the programme which brings in very high viewing figures and he has 24 programmes a year. The programme sees Andrew travelling the length and breadth of the UK exploring the coast and countryside. We can now announce ‘Coast and Country’ has been commissioned, once again, for 2017.

 

Andrew is considered a leading expert on survival and bushcraft skills and has also appeared on numerous tv programmes, across all channels ITV, BBC and worldwide TV in this capacity. Andrew also presents an on-line survival and bushcraft series which has fans all over the world. Andrew has his successful bushcraft and survival company called ‘Dryad’ which he started when he was just 20. He teaches survival skills across the generations and works closely with under-privileged young people to increase their skills and build up their confidence. He has a great interactional personality and appeals across the age range.

 

Andrew is an extremely interesting speaker who covers several genres – inspirational/ motivational/business/leadership/team building.

 

Andy McCann a fascinating and inspirational speaker.  At the age of just 37, exceptionally fit Andy suffered a massive stroke. Andy lost his speech and was unable to walk – both of which he had to learn to do. Andy gave 100% to making the full recovery he was determined to achieve and, miraculously he did just that.  Andy wrote about his road to recovery from the trauma and horrors of brain injury in the highly acclaimed book 'Stroke Survivor – A Personal Guide to Recovery' which sells world wide.

 

Very much in demand as an adviser, mentor and mental skills performance coach to high performing individuals from many walks of life.  Andy's work has been described as 'cutting edge' (Daily Telegraph, 2009) and he is regularly featured in the national press and on TV and radio. Andy is working  closely with Sports Coach UK on a range of High Performance Projects and is contributing to the Inspire and Aspire programmes for coaches and athletes with a realistic podium place at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Andy McCann is in demand from high performing individuals from many walks of life as a performance coach and mentor. These include some of the UK's highest profile individuals from business, entertainment, and international sports stars and coaches from across several sports.

A popular conference speaker, Andy McCann has spoken at various national business events where his accessible style draws from an expertise including over 25 years combined experience of education, business, neuropsychology and elite sports performance.

Top chef, food writer, food consultant and former chef to the rich and famous, Angela Gray is one of the leading lights on the food scene.

At a very young age, Angela applied to a prestigious agency in London. She was soon sent on her first assignment to work for a count and countess in their chateau in Belgium – and was invited back for several years after. There followed assignments in Paris, Switzerland and Canada. On returning to Britain, Angela worked in hotels, ran a restaurant and was commissioned to cater for exclusive art exhibitions, business launches and private lunches.



Anthony has over thirty years acting experience. He is currently rehearsing for the part of Peter Bridges in 'It's Never Too Late' and has performed in numerous productions.

Anthony Hughes Deputy Chief Executive of BACS.  Anthony has led an extremely interesting life which spans from sweeping floors in Halfords to being in charge of all the UK’s electronic payments and meeting people like Prince Charles along the way.

Anthony Stuart Lloyd is dubbed as the man with the 'Rolls-Royce Voice' and South Wales's answer to Bryn Terfel, this 6'7'' deep voiced Divo's rich, sexy, velvety vocals are turning ladies' knees to jelly and enthralling audiences worldwide with his celebrated dulcet tones. With successes in London's West End, Broadway, International Opera and Cabaret, he redefines an evening's entertainment. The bass clef chef initially graduated in Hospitality Management but swapped 'a la carte' for 'a cappella' and with this bon vivant background and bonhomie added to his presence and magnanimous manner makes him perfect for PR, 'pressing the flesh' and a must as a corporate events compère and after-dinner speaker. As a nostalgic afterglow, the blue chip baritone interweaves some evergreen standards such as; 'My Little Welsh Home', 'Ol' Man River', 'If I Were A Rich Man', crossover 'soft rock', well known arias and includes some fascinating 'faux pas' and backstage blunders from treading the boards! As a Holland America Line guest puts it, "A night with Anthony Stuart Lloyd is to be remembered".

Highly popular television presenter, Arfon Haines Davies has been one of ITV Wales’ main presenters for over 30 years, being HTV’s main news anchor for many years.  Arfon has also presented Quizzes; Documentaries; Concerts; and Sports programmes and can currently be seen on the long running archive series "Never to be Forgotten".

Arfon is equally at ease with English or Welsh broadcasting and has presented many Welsh language programmes on S4C including ‘Pacio’; ‘Penblwydd Hapus’; ‘Cledrau Coll’ and, most recently, ‘Pws’.

Ashleigh Crowter is a sports reporter and presenter for BBC ‘Wales Today’, Wales’ flagship television news programme.  Ashleigh is an accomplished broadcaster and witty speaker and an ideal host for conferences and events.

Ashleigh’s working brief is to cover the best stories in Welsh sport – from Grand Slam champions to grassroots heroes. Over the last 13 years, Ashleigh has been close to the biggest sporting events in Wales and overseas.


Ashleigh was on the finishing line at the Great Wall of China when Nicole Cooke set Welsh athletes on the way to a record-breaking medal haul at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Ashleigh's also reported from the historic Cardiff Ashes test, two Six Nations Grand Slams and also covered the nine year build-up to the 2010 Ryder Cup.

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson is Britain's most successful Paralympic athlete ever!

Born in Cardiff in 1969, Tanni was named Carys Davina. However, when her sister first saw her she called her "tiny" which stuck and became Tanni. Tanni was born with spina bifida but with the support of her parents she was always encouraged to be independent. Tanni attended her local primary school – at first using crutches and callipers and then a wheelchair. Tanni progressed to St. Cyres Comprehensive School and subsequently obtained an honours degree in Politics at Loughborough University.

Behnaz Akhgar has become household name since 2008 when she started presenting the weather for BBC WalesBehnaz can been seen or heard daily talking about the ever changing weather we have here in Wales.

Born in Shiraz, Iran, Behnaz Akhgar moved to Swansea round her tenth birthday.   Behnaz gained a BA Hons in Communication Studies and a Post graduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism.

Behnaz Akhgar initially joined the BBC in 2001 working behind the scenes in News and then went on to become a picture editor and a video journalist, where she produced various stories on Wales Today.  Now, of course, Behnaz is a much loved weather presenter on BBC Wales.

Bubbly Behnaz Akhgar is constantly in demand to speak at or host events and is also much in demand to be 'face of' various projects.

Beverley Humphreys' voice has been described as "melting dark chocolate".  Beverley has a portfolio career as broadcaster, writer, singer and speaker – both entertaining and inspirationalBeverley Humphrys' has been a presenter at BBC Wales both tv and radio for many years.  As High Sheriff of Mid Glamorgan Beverley has officiated and delivered motivational speeches at a variety of events from Citizenship Ceremonies, Police and Young People's Awards to WI meetings and Voluntary Action Groups.

Brian Meechan is an award winning business journalist who appears regularly on BBC Wales' flagship news programme, 'Wales Today' as business correspondent. Brian also presents the weekly BBC Radio programme 'Wales at Work'.

Brian was previously a political reporter with BBC Wales and has presented many TV programmes and has also reported on BBC Breakfast, the News Channel, Radio 4 and 5Live. Brian previously worked at ITN, where he covered major stories including the 9/11 terrorist attacks.  Brian has also reported on BBC Breakfast, the News Channel, Radio 4 and 5Live. Brian previously worked at ITN, where he covered major stories including the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Known as actor BRIAN QUINLAN, Swansea born Brian was educated at Gowerton Boys Grammar School and made his acting debut at the age of 15.

Brian trained for the stage at the Leatherhead Repertory Theatre, Surrey with the well known drama coach, Marion Naylor. He appeared in numerous plays, musicals and tours and his performance in 'The Diary of Anne Frank' won him the Best Supporting Actor at the International Drama Festival, the same year as his performance as Romeo in 'Romeo and Juliet' won him the Richard Burton Trophy.

Carla made her debut under the direction of the renowned Director Jonathan Miller and has sung as a Soloist and Ensemble member in “Opera”. She has performed Oratorio, Concert with some of the leading Orchestras and Choirs, the Halle Orchestra, the Ulster Orchestra, the RTE Symphony Orchestra included; she has worked with the ROH, ENO, Raymond Gubbay Opera, Opera Northern Ireland, Wexford Festival Opera, Broomhill Opera, London City Opera, Holland Park Opera, Buxton Festival Opera, Opera on a Shoestring, European Chamber Opera, First Act Opera and over the last nine years with the Carl Rosa Opera company touring America, Canada, Italy and the UK.

Born in Llwynypia, Rhondda, Carolyn Hitt read English at Oxford University. After training on the Neath Guardian and Merthyr Express, Carolyn joined The Western Mail in 1992 and progressed to Features Editor, winning Welsh Feature Writer of the Year in 1998. That same year Carolyn switched to broadcasting, joining the independent television and radio company Presentable Ltd. In 2012 she co-founded the all-woman production company Parasol Media Ltd.

 

Described in a review by The Stage newspaper as; 'A Young Barbara Streisand!' Carrie has always showed a love for performing and entertaining.  At just 4ft 11' she is affectionately known as 'the little lady with the big voice!'

Having studyed at the prestigious 'Arts Educational School of Musical Theatre' in London Carrie Morgan then went on to perform for Academy Award Winning Lyricist Don Black and Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber in their award winning show 'Tell Me on a Sunday'.

Amongst her performing credits Carrie has toured the UK and Ireland with 'Masters Of The Musicals' and was honoured to be chosen to take part in BBC Radio 2's 'Voice Of Musical Theatre'.

Carrie can frequently be found travelling the world working for many of the top luxury Cruise Lines, performing her own Headline Cabaret shows "On with the Show" and "One Night Only".

 

Composer, singer, script writer, the multi-talented Caryl Parry Jones is one of Wales' foremost all round entertainers.

Caryl's solo singing and television careers began in the 80s. She became a presenter of children's programmes and soon became a firm favourite with the Welsh public. Caryl still has her own show and is also a regular on various tv and radio programmes.

Caryl appears regularly in gigs where she performs her own material as well as arrangements of more familiar songs and mixes the music with her own brand of comedy - from large scale concerts to house gigs - and always to an enthusiastic and warm reception. Caryl is also in demand as an after dinner speaker, host and adjudicator

Chris Corcoran is a highly popular stand-up comic, writer and BBC radio and television presenter.  Chris' most recent television series for BBC is 'Wales and the Other Five Nations' where he takes a fun look at the Six Nations it's characters and greatest moments. Chris interviewed Martin Johnson; puts Eddie Butler on the spot; asks Iuean Evans about his mud-moustache; mows the lawn of the Millennium Stadium and, finally, has the excuse to dress up as a valley girl - although, in truth, he didn't need much persuading.

Chris Jacobsen was the youngest ever Jean Valjean making his debut on the Les Miserablés 25th anniversary tour. Trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama & the Guildhall school of Music and Drama, Chris is one of the UK's most exciting performers and recently he played Anthony in Sweeney Todd (WNO) and is currently touring with Stephanie Beecham in Masterclass. Chris can be heard on the Les Miserablés 25th anniversary tour cast recording.

Originally from Aberaeron, Ceredigion, Chris Jones started his career as a cameraman, working all over Wales, Europe and the world for clients as diverse as BBC, S4C, The weather channel, Malaysian TV, ZDF and many many more.  Chris has also been responsible for filming and directing a number of different programmes and promotions for S4C and various and numerous clients including WTN, ZDF, Saudi TV, Welsh Tourist Board, Welsh language board, Ty Hafan, WWF, Welsh Assembly, Taste of Wales, Motor Neurone Disease Association, NCH, Chinese Tourism board and the Welsh National Opera.

Television presenter Chris Roberts has extensive experience in the Broadcast industry. Chris presented on Sky News for twelve years - the last seven as a mainline presenter. Prior to that Chris was a reporter in the field and studio presenter for ITN and BBC Radio. Chris delivered first-hand coverage of many of the biggest breaking news stories in recent history including the fall of the Berlin Wall, conflicts in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, 9/11 in New York, the Asian tsunami, and a wide variety of home news events from politics to pop music.

Hollywood Star Christian Bale, born in Carmarthenshire 15th February 1974

Christina Modestou made her West End debut in as the Killer Queen in We Will Rock You, having graduated from a three-year BA (Hons.) in Musical Theatre at Arts Educational Schools. Christina grew up in Wales and before going to drama school, created the role of I in BBC Wales' long-running drama Belonging and appeared in the film Love Actually with Hugh Grant.

Vivacious television presenter, Claire Summers, is a familiar face on BBC Wales' flagship news programme, 'BBC Wales Today' being the main sports presenter. Claire enjoys a much varied role on the programme from anchoring the main slot to doing a whole range of live broadcasts from out and about. Claire also presents 2W news and sport. With her easy going personality and highly tuned sense of humour, Claire is extremely popular with viewers and colleagues alike. Claire Summers is passionate about news, and enjoys the challenge of a hard story but, at the same time, has a lighter touch. Claire has anchored 'Wales Today' from the National Eisteddfod for several years. and also delighted viewers and visitors to the Royal Welsh Show. Claire had been asked to enter a Heifer in the main ring and, although she found it a bit of a challenge, she did turn up trumps.

Without a doubt one of the greatest athletes that Great Britain has ever produced, Colin Jackson called time on his outstanding athletics career in front of an adoring home crowd at the World Indoor Championships in Birmingham in 2003. After more than a decade spent at the very pinnacle of his sport, it was a fitting end to a glittering career.

110m hurdler Colin ranked in the world top 10 for 16 years, was World No.1 from 1992-1994 and, for the last 7 years of his career, was never out of the world's top 3 and since setting a European junior record of 13.44 in 1986, went on to set 7 European, 8 Commonwealth and 9 UK records at 110mh. Colin Jackson still holds the World Record over 60mh indoors (7.30, Sindelfingen 1994) and, has only recently been robbed of his 13years World Record over 110mh outdoors (12.91, World Title, Stuttgart 1993).

Connie Fisher landed on our screens in Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'How do you solve a problem like Maria?'. After winning the part, and the public's affection, Connie had a fifteen month in London's West End, followed by a sell out UK tour.

Former Welsh international rugby union player Dafydd James earnt forty eight caps playing for Wales and three caps for the British and Irish Lions.

Dafydd James  is a qualified strength and conditioning coach and has extensive knowledge in planning bespoke programmes tailored to suite any requirement with great results. Eating healthily and a nutritious diet is a fundamental part of a positive lifestyle. Dafydd knows how to fuel the body to succeed not only in sport but also in Business.

Dafydd is in great demand as a motivational speaker drawing on his experiences in rugby and fitness related topics.

At 23, Dale Williams established the fastest growing recruitment company in Wales guiding it to more than 100% annual turnover growth year on year.

By the age of 27 Dale was considered a future serial entrepreneur and was named a Rising Star of the business community by the Insider group.

David is a vastly experienced and award winning BBC Sports presenter and reporter. He is a well-known member of the presentation team which has helped make Points West one of the most watched news programmes in the country.

He is also an accomplished film maker. He can shoot and edit his own material as well as being an experienced producer and multi-camera director.

First representing Wales at the age of 13 David Roberts CBE is the greatest male Paralympian the UK has ever produced. David was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at age eleven and was encouraged to participate in swimming activities as a form of physical therapy.  He currently holds a joint record for the most Paralympic titles ever won by a British athlete.

Already a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE), Dave was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2009 New Year Honours.

As Operational Commander David Seaborn Davies was Head of Royal Protection responsible for the saftey of HM the Queen and the Royal Family.

As an expert in security and investigation David's appointments have included working on international murder, kidnap and missing persons investigations.  David continues to advise and assist clients in high profile cases at home and abroad and can regularly been found in the media advising on such issues. 

Deborah Rees, who is in her 40s was born in Swansea.  She has a natural Welsh accent with excellent pronunciation skills.  Deborah has been an active member of Swansea Little Theatre Company for the last fourteen years, gaining a vast breadth of experience in both acting and directing.

Derek Brockway is Welsh born and bred and his interest in the weather began as a young boy growing up in Barry during the long, hot summer of 1976. When he left school Derek joined the Met Office, based mainly at Cardiff Weather Centre but with spells observing the weather at Cardiff Airport, Birmingham Airport and eight months in the Falkland Islands. Derek qualified as a forecaster in 1995 and was posted to Birmingham Weather Centre, broadcasting on several BBC Radio stations across the Midlands.

In December 1995 Derek moved to London and worked in the world of television preparing the ITV National Weather and Channel 4 weather. Derek has also broadcast on GMTV's 'The Sunday Programme'. Derek is the main weather presenter on BBC Wales television and radio.

Barbara Wilding started her career in the police force as a constable. Barbara served as an operational detective and on a specialist units in New Scotland Yard.  Barbara rose through the ranks to Assistant Chief Constable in Kent and Chief Constable of South Wales Police.  The police force was an extremely male dominated profession at this time and Barbara is a true inspiration.  Barbara Wilding has also been appointed Lord Lieutenant.

Dr Paul Thomas is one of those rare speakers and academics who are placed not only at the cutting edge knowledge and company development but has spent many years managing companies in both private and public services.  Dr Paul Thomas has also spent many months/years overseas consulting in India, China, Malaysia, Pakistan and parts of Europe, gaining significant experience in development and implementation of leadership within varying cultural environments.  Paul did several series with BBC Wales radio and television as ‘the Business Doctor’.

With a vast range of presenting credits to his name Dr Rhys Jones is best known for his hit BBC Television series 'Rhys to the Rescue' and 'Rhys Jones's Wildlife Patrol' for which Rhys achieved a BAFTA nomination.

Rhys holds a BSc in Zoology and Genetics, an MPhil in Medical Molecular Entomology and a PhD in Genetics, Phylogeography, Parasitology and Herpetology.  Rhys holds the position of lecturer at Cardiff University where he lectures in various topics including Wolf Ecology, Reptile Mitigation and Cardiff's flagship Animal Diversity module. 

Elin Rhys is a graduate in biochemistry and began her career as a scientist in the water industry where she worked for five years. She joined HTV Wales in 1984 as a freelance journalist on science magazine programmes. She continued with HTV for 5 years working on science, health and environment features until 1990, when she became a regular freelance presenter for the school's science department in BBC Schools in London. During her time in London she also presented a magazine series taking a serious look at adult education for the BBC, 'The Education Programme'. Returning to Wales in 1992 she presented live magazine programmes in the Welsh language for S4C and several outdoor pursuit series and documentaries for S4C and BBC Wales, before establishing her own company in Wales.

Oxford Law graduate Felicity Evans is a journalist and broadcaster with nearly twenty years’ experience and currently presents Open Country on BBC Radio 4 along with Good Morning Wales and Eye on Wales on BBC Radio Wales.  With regular shows on TV and Radio Felicity Evans also has extensive experience of hosting cultural, business and political events for a wide variety of organisations.

Frances was born in Cardiff and attended University there. Her career in broadcasting started in radio - at 210FM in Reading and Severn Sound in Gloucester. She went from there to HTV West before going on to Meridian TV, ITN and Sky News. This lead to her working on Sky Sports and News 24 Sport. She has reported from a number of Six Nations OB's for BBC Network Sport and has also presented from the Commonwealth Games for BBC Wales.

Frances is a familiar and popular host to viewers and listeners throughout Wales and beyond. She's a much respected anchor of sports programming including 'Wales on Saturday', 'Sports Personality of the Year', 'International Snooker', 'Bowls' and 'Boxing' all for BBC television.

Frank Hennessy is one of Wales' best loved and most popular television and radio presenters. Frank has had his own BBC radio programme for very many years and has, over the last few years, been travelling all over the world recording television programmes exploring the background of music. Frank is one of Wales' most prolific singer/songwriters. His musical career has taken him to every corner of the British Isles and even as far away as New Orleans, Boston and Newfoundland. He is a fascinating raconteur. 

Born and brought  in North Wales, bilingual TV/radio presenter, Gareth Jones, hosts TV & radio shows & podcasts that empower, entertain and engage. 

Gareth is best known for presenting ITV’s flagship teatime show How2 for over 16 years, as well as fronting Tomorrow’s World (BBC1), The Big Bang (ITV1), GetFresh (ITV1) and a raft of school’s programmes from the award-winning Action Forces, to Maths Sphere

Gareth Jones currently presents & produces radio shows & podcasts. Off-screen.  With a background in science, engineering and technology, Gareth tours the UK with his one-man interactive stage shows. These highly entertaining events are, at heart, motivational lectures, designed to raise the aspirations of Gareth's audience and equip them with strategies that will help them achieve.

 

Geoff Burch is considered to be Europe's most exciting business speaker and writer. A phenomenon who delights audiences throughout the world, Geoff is a remarkable speaker whose unique and refreshing outlook on all manner of business topics has made his name into a global brand and himself into someone who is constantly in demand for his memorable and uplifting presentations. His credentials are impressive, working extensively with the world's major blue chip companies to motivate and inspire their people and as a regular contributor on television and radio.

Geoff was born and raised in Usk and was educated at Monmouth School. He has lived, intermittently, in Llansoy for 34 years. Former Governor of HM Prison Belmarsh , the highest security prison in UK, former Governor of Cardiff prison and Drake Hall women's prison and recently retired Area Manager for all public sector prisons in Wales. He trained as a teacher and taught for 9 years in comprehensive schools and a secure unit for disaffected adolescent boys.

Geraint is a newsreader and announcer for both BBC Radio Wales and BBC Radio Cymru. He was brought up in Tonteg near Pontypridd and now lives in Cardiff.

Having studied drama at Aberystwyth and Oxford, Geraint joined BBC Wales as an announcer and newsreader for Radio Cymru immediately after graduating in 1996. He joined the BBC Radio Wales team of announcers in 1998 and still works for both networks.

An accomplished pianist and violinist, Welsh speaking, Gethin Jones is a multi-talented TV presenter with a background in economics, music and sport. He is best known for his time on Blue Peter, and as a contestant on Strictly Come Dancing.

Graham Bell is a former five times Olympic skier, TV presenter, adventurer and journalist and is regarded as one of the finest downhill skiers the UK has ever produced.  Undoubtedly one of Britain's finest Olympians of all time Graham has presented the hit BBC programme 'Ski Sunday' for over a decade.

With over 20 years' experience in winter and extreme sports, Graham Bell writes regularly about current issues in both areas for many of the major national newspapers.

Graham Price is a rugby legend. Graham earned his first of 41 caps for Wales in 1975, against France scoring a try recently voted the 4th best try ever scored by a welsh player. Graham formed part of the legendary 'Pontypool Front Row' with his colleagues Bobby Windsor and Charlie Faulkner, or 'The Viet Gwent' as Max Boyce dubbed them.

He went on to play in 2 Grand Slams and won 4 consecutive Triple Crowns.

Gwenyth trained at Rose Bruford in London and The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. She was a member of the BBC Repertory Company and was quickly immersed in all the classics from Ibsen to Shakespeare and the Welsh classics such as Saunders Lewis.

Early work such as David Jones's 'In Parenthesis' for the Third programme included, importantly, two parts in the original Douglas Cleverdon production of Dylan Thomas's 'Under Milk Wood' with Richard Burton. Gwenyth went on to perform Under Milk Wood with the cast at the Globe Theatre in London.

Helen Massey studied at the Royal College, Royal Academy of Music as well as with Dennis O'Neill at the Cardiff International Academy of Voice. As well as Helen's concert performances her operatic roles include Blonde in Die Entführung, Oscar in Un Ballo in Maschera, Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro, Nannetta in Verdi's Falstaff and Adele in Die Fledermaus which she has performed for many of the UK's opera companies.

Born in Llangefri, Anglesey, Hywel Gwynfryn is a very happy self- confessed workacholic. He is one of the main presenters of BBC Radio Cymru.

 

Ian Irving is a performer with a remarkable track record in providing first rate entertainment in a variety of settings and at some of the most prestigious venues around the world. Ian was first seen on UK television on New Faces, shortly followed by Surprise Surprise. One of the first black comedians on the circuit his humour is as fresh, original, contemporary and amusing today as it was 29 years ago.

Television presenter, Iolo Williams, grew up in in Llanwddyn near Lake Vyrnwy. At the beginning of 1985, Iolo got a job with the RSPB and spent the next 14 years working for the organisation. During this time, he became a regular on the media - on TV, radio and in newspapers - making a name for himself as a leading expert on Welsh birdlife.

His big TV break came in 1997 when BBC Wales approached him to work on a new series called 'Visions of Snowdonia' which followed the lives of six people living and working on the slopes of the country's highest mountain. He was offered a second series - this time, Iolo was 'Birdman' and it's a name that has stuck.

Iwan Lewis from Llandeilo in West Wales has recently completed a run at the Donmar Warehouse playing Private Augenti in a production of Passion directed by Jamie Lloyd, which has just won the Evening Standard Award. He has just played Nick Piazza in Fame at the Monte Carlo Festival.

Iwan recently graduated from the Guildford School of Acting, whilst training he played the lead role of Armand in Marguerite, Tony in West Side Story and Gideon in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. Iwan is very excited as he has just been asked to sing at the 2011 Olivier Awards.

Iwan Thomas MBE is without a doubt, one of the greatest athletes that Britain has produced.  Born on 5th January 1974; His initial athletics breakthrough came at the "World Junior Championships" in 1992, as part of the British 4x400m relay team, in which they won 5th place. In 1993, Iwan attended West London Institute of Higher Education, studying Sports Science and Geography. Working extremely hard, Iwan managed to juggle his studies and training which paid off, in 1994 took part in the "Commonwealth Games" 400 metres, setting a Welsh Record where he reached the semi-finals, representing Wales.

Simon Jagger and Chris Woody have known each other since they were children growing up in Oldham. Early in 2010 the pair started with Real Radio Wales, based in Cardiff, where they hosted The Real Breakfast Show with Jagger and Woody pulling in an audience of nearly four hundred thousand. They are now attracting an audience of over 500,000 on what is now ‘Heart’ and have formed a wonderful relationship with their listeners.

Jagger and Woody have great interactional personalities and are much in demand to host events all over Wales. Their special brand of humour is appreciated by organisers and audience alike. They also make first class, entertaining speakers.

James Williams is a sensational singer who performs at top venues all over the UK.  He is much in demand at high-end weddings and corporate events. He has performed at St Davids’ Hall and other top theatres and to great acclaim and can always be guaranteed to bring the house down.

 

Jamie Baulch is a British sprint athlete who reached the top of his field. Jamie won the 400 metres gold medal at the 1999 World Indoor Championships. As a member of the British 4x400m quartet including Iwan Thomas, Roger Black and Mark Richardson, Jamie won a gold medal at the 1997 World Championships, and silver medal at the 1996 Olympic Games. 

Jamie represented Wales at the Commonwealth Games where he won an individual silver and a bronze medal in the 4 × 400m relay. Jamie developed into one of the big personalities of the British athletics team.

Broadcaster and journalist Jamie Owen anchors the country's most watched TV News programme BBC Wales TodayJamie has fronted the corporation's high profile Election Campaigns, Referedums, Royal visits and breaking news stories for twenty years. He has anchored coverage of the NATO Summit, The Olympic Torch Ceremony and The Ryder Cup.

Jamie also presents his own talk show for BBC Radio Wales broadcast on Sunday mornings.

As a documentary maker Jamie's recent work includes FAT v CARBS, and DO I DRINK TOO MUCH? seen on BBC World and the BBC News Channel, and also LANDROVER - the Great Welsh Idea - and THE ROLLS ROYCE GARAGE OF SNOWDONIA.

Jamie has worked extensively overseas for BBC World Service Trust, BBC Media Action advising television news stations in Libya, Egypt, Jordan and most recently Berlin.

 

Jamie Owen is a familiar face to viewers of the country’s most watched TV news programme BBC Wales Today. But he is also an experienced host for business conferences and business speaker.

Guess who worked at Colonel Gaddafi’s television station in Libya? Made the definitive documentary about Landrover’s roots? And was the man in the middle between billionaire Sir Terry Matthews and David Cameron?

Throughout all of Britain’s big moments in the last 25 years - Brexit, Scotland’s Referendum, General Elections, Devolution, Obama’s visit to Wales, Devolution to Diana – Jamie has had a ringside seat – reporting and commentating on those landmark moments.

Jason Mohammad is one of BBC Wales' most experienced and high profile news and sport presenters.

In late 2007, Jason Mohammad became the face of BBC Wales' new sport programme, Sport Wales.  Jason also presents live football and can regularly be seen hosting the major BBC Sport shows including Final Score, Match of the Day, Six Nations, World Championship Snooker and Autumn International Rugby.  Jason Mohammad is one of the most popular broadcasters and can also be heard on BBC Radio Wales hosting his own daily radio show.

Jay James, the brilliant Welsh singer who did so well in the recent XFactor competition and who was a firm favourite of Simon Colwell, has taken time out of his busy schedule to appoint us his Welsh agents.

Jay Jamesis a Welsh recording artist in the process of creating album 2 Stateside in LA. Incredibly patriotic Jay James has returned to Wales for the birth of his daughter.

After joining the Royal Navy at the tender age of 16 Jay James had never sung or played a note in his life until six years ago. Today, Bill Withers, Booker T Jones, Justin Timberlake and John Legend are among the many admirers of his uniquely soulful voice. A voice that was discovered entirely by chance.

Jay is a former Royal Navy Warfare Specialist turned Physical Trainer.

After joining the Military from the tender age of 16, Jay, as his reports show was often described as ‘exceptional’ and from being tipped for early promotions at nearly every stage of his career, it is noted that the ’Model’ Military man and ‘Inspirational leader’ was also nominated for an award for his ‘outstanding contribution towards the Royal Navy Physical Training branch’. Jay respectfully served his country for nearly 10 years before becoming injured playing representative Rugby and decided, whilst off work, to learn a guitar purchased as a light hearted joke months previous. This was the life changing moment that was to uncover a love of music and a completely unpredicted, unprecedented new life plan for the Welsh man. Critically acclaimed Jay has many fans within the profession including some of the top names in the industry. Jay is even followed on twitter by President Barak Obama.

Jayne Case is BBC Wales' longest serving newsreader. She began her BBC career in Personnel, and then moved to Sport production, finally ending up in the Newsroom where she has read the news bulletins for the last twenty one years. Known to thousands as the face of Breakfast Television, Jayne has regularly stepped in for main presenters, Jamie Owen and Sara Edwards reading the BBC's flagship programme "Wales Today".

As well as her work spanning two decades with Television News, Jayne is a highly popular after dinner speaker and her speech entitled "A Day in the life of a Newsreader" is much acclaimed.

Born and raised in Bangor, BBC Wales news presenter Jennifer Jones was educated through the medium of Welsh.  Jennifer worked for BBC Radio Cymru for two years, writing and reading news bulletins.  She then moved to S4C presenting the nightly evening news. before moving to BBC Wales Today. Since this time Jennifer has reported and produced lunchtime and weekend bulletins.  For the past 12 months Jennifer has presented the main 1830 BBC Wales Today news programme on a regular basis.

Jessica graduated from Mountview Academy in 2001. Since that time she has worked in theatre and television all over the country but has always stayed close to her Welsh roots. She has appeared for Hi-Jinx, Equinox, tour de force, Gwent, Steel Wasps, Frank Vickery's Grassroots company and Fluellen Theatre in a number of productions but, most importantly playing Nora in A Doll's House and Doris Day in a highly successful one-person musical called Being Doris Day.

On television, she has worked for both the BBC and ITV, most notably in the hit series, Nuts and Bolts.

John's television career has seen him covering three Olympic Games; five Commonwealth Games; three Ryder Cups; Ten Open Championships and two European Football Championships. As a commentator on Olympics, International football, Test match cricket, Athletics, World Championship Snooker and Golf, he gained vast experience of dealing with all sorts of problems of live broadcasting and knows how to get the job done in difficult and pressurised situations. John's 'Team Leading' abilities are also highly tuned. He produced the first ever football magazine programme for S4C and also a live results programme for BBC Wales. Both require an ability to lead a team with calm efficiency under intense pressure. The focus was always on the end result John feels that a motivated team provides a better outcome and working environment. Working within a team, he provides inspiration by example and his vast experience can add expertise.

Jonathan HIll has been the main news anchor for ITV Wales for more than a decade and is a very familiar face for Welsh viewers. With over fifteen years of broadcasting experience he is a highly accomplished live performer both in the studio and on location.

Jonathan is also an award winning journalist and in 2001 he was named Welsh Journalist of the Year for his work with the flagship news programme 'Wales Tonight' and the current affairs series 'Wales This Week'.



Vern Griffiths has been performing for nearly twenty years, as an actor, comedian and pantomime Dame. The character of Julian D'Angelo South Wales' Leading Psychic Phenom was developed for The Committee Meeting a live comedy show that Vern writes and performs with Chris Corcoran and Elis James, which has played successfully all over Wales, and to a raft of 5 star reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe. Following this success The Committee Meeting has recently been taken on by Tiger Aspect (The Vicar Of Dibley, Mr Bean) and been made into a TV show for BBC3 and BBC Wales.

 

'Having trained as a barrister, Justin took up corporate finance, working in both Africa and Singapore. He then went into marketing with a focus on corporate cash management facilities. This led him to help found Broker Services in 1986, which went on to become Barclays Stockbrokers, where he was Marketing Director. In early 2001, he co-founded Seven Investment Management, an investment management business that innovated the UK investment market with the introduction of the first Sterling Investment Wrap Account which now manages and administers in excess of £1.6 billion on behalf of professional financial wealth managers and intermediaries.

Katie has always been a 'performer' and, as a six year old 'drama queen', she had the lead role in the school play, 'Alice in Wonderland'. Her first performance in high school was when she won the school talent competition singing Eva Cassidy's 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow'. Katie also took part in the school production of 'High School Musical'. Since year nine Katie has really been interested in all aspects of performing arts. She has a passion for acting and, having such a good singing voice, means a lot more possibilities are available to her as a performer.

Kerry has been with a member of an Amateur Operatic Society for over 23 years and is an experienced performer having performed in over 20 productions.  Kerry is currently a member of Neath Amateur Operatice Society and Prior to this Kerry was with Briton Ferry Anateur Operatic Society.

Kevin Green is one of the most sought after speakers – not only in Wales but throughout the world. A former dairy farmer turned property mogul and trainer, Kevin was on Channel 4's Secret Millionaires. He is Wales' most successful residential landlord. When you meet him and hear his fascinating story, not only will you be bowled over by his knowledge and enthusiasm for life and the property industry but you will find his 'rags to riches' story rather larger than life. Kevin, a property guru, social entrepreneur and trainer is the proud owner of 267 properties throughout Wales, worth in excess of £29 million.

Kevin Johns, who has a highly successful daily radio programme and also presents the Christian music show, 'Heart and Soul', is one of Wales' most popular entertainment personalities. He is constantly in demand as a speaker; actor; host; facilitator; comedian; compere – the list could go on and on.

Whilst Kevin is recognised as one of Wales' most popular entertainment personalities, he originally trained at London Bible College for the Christian Ministry and spent time as an ordained minister in Liverpool. Birkenhead, Colwyn Bay and his home city of Swansea before returning to the theatre and radio.

 

Kim Marks has worked on a range of programmes from consumer issues and daily magazine shows to current affairs.  Returning to to BBC Wales Kim joined the regular presenting team on Wales' flagship television news programme "Wales Today" for seven years.  As well as voicing numerous trails and promos, Kim has been a regular reader of short stories for BBC Welsh learners' programme, Catchphrase. (MCIPR).  Kim continues to combine her role as a newsreader at BBC Radio Wales with that of a public relations consultant.

From the minute Kristina Grimes hit our screens during the first episode of 'The Apprentice', the nation were left in no doubt that she was a force to be reckoned with.

Kristinawas, without doubt, the people's favourite. She excelled at every task undertaken and displayed a steel-like determination to succeed. Her outstanding business attributes were evident week after week and, unlike many of the other competitors, stayed clear of the back-biting that they appeared to thrive on. The viewing public were shocked when, during the final episode, Sir Alan Sugar did not choose her as the winner. Kristina, as always, accepted defeat with utter dignity, further endearing her to the massive 'Apprentice' audience.

LaSe brings together four exceptional young Singing Sisters from South Wales who create a unique blend of voices, uniting various genres which include classical; jazz; pop; soul; gospel; show tunes and traditional Welsh and Irish songs. Forties music is a favourite with them – and the public. They do wartime songs made famous by the likes of The Andrews Sisters.

Leighton Rafferty is a Welsh Singer/Actor originally from Hirwaun near Aberdare.

Immediately after graduating from the London School of Musical Theatre Leighton joined the cast of the 25th anniversary of les Miserable in the UK and Paris, including the Barbican Centre, London. Leighton was part of the Ensemble at the 25th anniversary concert, and DVD, at the O2 Arena with Matt Lucas and Alfie Boe

Linda Narbeth established her company in 1993 having spent 20 years gaining experience in the private sector, which enabled her to become a leading business & personal development consultants, coach and leader.

Linda has a tremendous ability to instinctively recognise potential within people. The development of that potential is key to her success and the foundation on which her reputation is built.

Linda’s experience has given her the opportunity to excel as speaker and management development consultant. Working in both the public and private sectors, Linda’s specialist areas are management and leadership, personal development and identifying and implementing processes for managing change.

Lisa Marie Brown's company, 'Pinkspiration' has grown into a global social brand. Born and raised in Wales, her business is now ranked on the SE100 as one of the top social businesses. Her story of building a global business is truly inspiring.

Alongside developing her own business Lisa has supported and mentored multi million pound businesses, community enterprises and Start Up's.  She is now ranked as one of the UKs most influential women and is in the top 20% of social media users. In recognition of her success she was invited to Richard Branson's house for afternoon tea and worked with Boris Johnson in City Hall, London.

Lord Dafydd Wigley is a fluent English and Welsh speaker.  With a wide and extremely impressive career, since he graduated from Manchester University Dafydd Wigley is a commanding and extremely interesting speaker on a wide range of subjects.

Amongst his many accolades Dafydd Wigley was appointed MP for Caernarfon, serving for over twenty-five years.  Dafydd has also had six books published which include several autobiographies.

Lorraine King is a brilliant singer/songwriter who has had great success with her recordings. With superb hard-hitting production and lyrics that tackle issues, her unique style of humour and gutsy vocals are a powerful combination. Lorraine has devised a one woman show especially catering for cabaret style performances at theatres and in function suites, bringing an extra dimension to after dinner entertainment. Another element to this huge talent is her comedy routine ‘Polly Pardon’ – a send-up of well known Country and Western singers.

Louise Elliott is a versatile presenter, bringing warmth and energy to her radio and television shows. With an honest and friendly approach, Louise has presented a wide range of live lifestyle, current affairs and consumer programmes. She is an accomplished interviewer, at ease in the company of politicians, professionals, celebrities and particularly the audience. 2012 saw Louise being offered the afternoon slot on BBC Radio Wales that Roy Noble has had for many years.

Born and bred in Gowerton, Swansea, Lowri Morgan graduated in Music - specialising in voice. She is an accomplished soloist as well as being a trained violinist and pianist. During her youth, she was a member of the National Youth Choir as well as the National Youth Orchestra and travelled with the county orchestra as their soloist singing Welsh folk songs throughout America.

Lowri Morgan is a BAFTA and multi award winning television presenter, a World Class Ultra endurance marathon runner, having raced in some of the World's most toughest and extreme races and is a global Adventurer.

Lowri Morgan is one of only six in the World to ever complete the notoriously difficult 350 mile non-stop footrace '6633 Ultra' in the Arctic and the challenging Jungle Ultra Marathon in the Amazon Forest.

  

June 2016 saw Lowri with four colleagues made up the first all-woman team to enter the arduous Three Peaks Challenge. They were dismissed until the third day when they made fellow competitors stand up and take notice. THEY WON! Lowri, once again, making her mark in the world of ultra athletics.

Lucy Owen is one of the most famililar faces on Welsh television with more than 20 years broadcasting experience. She presents BBC Wales’ flagship news programme ‘Wales Today’ and he popular consumer programme ‘X-Ray’. She also presents on BBC Radio Wales.

Lucy has devised and presented a number of documentaries in recent years – ‘Working Mum’ ‘My Big School Dilemma’ and ‘Middle Aged Me’.

Lucy has written an engaging children’s picture book ‘Boo-a-bog in the Park’ and, as an ambassador for the Noah’s Ark Charity, she is donating profits to help raise money for The Children’s Hospital for Wales. Her next book for children ‘The Sea House’ will be published next year.

Stunning television presenter Mai Davies has had an impressive career in television to-date. She was, for several years, the reader of the daily Sky Television news. Mai has also presented many other television programmes, including the weekly chat show/discussion programme 'On the Edge' featuring high profile celebrities and prominent figures; 'Wales This Week', the award winning weekly investigative current affairs programme; 'First Past The Post', a 'Pop Idol' type competition to find an 'alternative politician'; 'Sharp End Debates' studio debates during Assembly and General Elections as 'Question Time'; 'Sharp End', an issue based political discussion programme and 'Wales Decides', live Assembly Election results.

BAFTA Cymru award winninng acress, Mali Harries was born in Cardiff. Mali was educated at Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf, Cardiff.  Mali went on to study at The Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, graduating in 1997.

Mali Harries is an extremely popular Welsh actress who has been in the television industry since 1999. Mali has appeared in several well established TV series, such as Holby City, The Bill and Doctors

Mali plays a role as DI Mared Rhys in "HINDERLAND", the highy popular detective drama series set in Aberystwyth.

On 27th December 2013, Maria Leijerstam became the first person in the world to cycle to the South Pole from the edge of the Antarctic continent.  Maria set the new World Record for the fastest human powered coast to pole traverse, completing her journey in 10 days, 14 hours and 56 minutes. 

Maria spent four years planning, creating, training and preparing for this double world record.  She built a winning team, drove the project from the concept to dellivery, pushed through extreme mental and physical barriers and achieved the unthinkable.

In 2012 Maria was the first woman to complete the "Siberian Black Ice Race" (a 650km cycle across Lake Baikal), coming second overall annd in 2007, she was the first Welsh woman to complete the MarathonDes Sables(running six marathons in seven daysacross the Sarhara Desert).  Maria has also raced on the "World Series Adventure Racing Circuit", representing Great Britain over the last seven years.

Mark Llewelyn Evans is a world renowned baritone. Whatever your occasion, Mark is perfect with his witty opera tales and insightful anecdotes of what really happens backstage! An evening with Mark will take you on an emotional journey, making you laugh, cry and leaving you breathless with his heartfelt renditions of traditional classics like Myfanwy & Some Enchanted Evening.

Masquerade

Masquerade is the ultimate entertainment from some of the world's top performers.

 

From the very start of your function, our Masquerade Maestros may appear as mere waiters, guests, kitchen staff or photographers. Blending seamlessly into the crowd, your guests are blissfully unaware of the glorious surprise that awaits - and when they suddenly and unexpectedly burst into song, the sheer scale and range of vocal and performing talent is immediately apparent. The shock-value delight comes as standard!

Masquerade Maestros are professional, contemporary and current stars of International Opera and the West End and will be close enough to touch! Performing amongst you and your guests, they will bring vibrancy to your event and truly give you an evening to remember.

Masquerade is much more than mere music. It's surprise, shock and an absolute spectacle. But don't just take our word for it - experience it for yourself. Make your function extraordinary with Masquerade - your front row seats for first class entertainment.

Matthew covers all angles of health in the West. From research helping to save lives, to the politics affecting the cleanliness of your GP surgery, plus the delay you face getting an appointment. He started with the BBC at Radio Norfolk in 1988.

His career took him via Radio Leicester to Slough, where he set up a district office for Radio Berkshire.

He was broadcast journalist for two years at BBC Spotlight in Plymouth and in 1995, became the Health Correspondent for the West of England.

BBC North East Wales reporter, Matthew Richards, has been covering newstories for fifteen years. Matthew is known for his quirky stye, sense of humour and the twinkle in his eye.  He is Wales Today's daredevil having flown a Hawk jet, aerobatic stunt plane and plummeted from great heights on theme park rides. He also had the worst night's sleep of his life aboard a warship off the coast of North Wales


Max Boyce is the personification of Wales and what it means to be Welsh. His passion-fuelled lyrics, as relevant as they are witty, are the anthem of our nation."  Gareth Evans, Columnist, Western Mail

Having celebrated his landmark 70th birthday Max Boyce, the man from Glynneath, is as popular as ever, selling out at recent tours. Max's humour and music have both diversity and breadth and his popularity extends far and wide. Max Boyce filled the Sydney Opera House in 2003.

Megan is five years old and a ‘born performer’. She does ballet and drama and has performed in several shows. She loves the limelight and can take direction.

Beyond Bublé – The Ultimate Michael Bublé Tribute Act

If you are looking for a first class Michael Bublé Tribute Act that will leave your guests enthralled  then you need look no further than James Williams' and his 'Beyond Bublé' Tribute ActJames Williams' has built an outstanding reputation for his performances in the style of Michael Bublé and his performance embodies the very essence of the cool Michael Bublé himself.

Michelle Mone grew up in the East End of Glasgow. Entrepreneurial Spirit was prevalent from an early age and whilst her friends had posters of Duran Duran on their wall, she had Richard Branson. When Michelle's father was struck down with an illness that left him confined to a wheelchair, in order to support her Mum & Dad, Michelle left school at age 15 with no qualifications to find full time employment.

Multi-talented Mike Doyle excels at everything he does. His television performances always command top viewing figures and he is one of Wales' favourite radio presenters.

Mike is a West End singer and award winning comic who leaves his audiences spellbound after his many appearances all over the world. He rarely leaves the stage without a standing ovation. Mike won the 'Stage Comedy Newcomer of the Year' at the British Comedy Awards in 1990 and he has been thrilling audiences worldwide with his brilliant performances ever since.

Millie is a recent graduate of the Guildford School of Acting. Whilst at GSA she played Cinderella in the Yvonne Arnaud production of Cinderella and Maria in the graduation show West Side Story. A huge star of the future !

An expert in Social Media, Miranda Bishop works in both business-to-consumer and business-to-buiness markets and platforms, with everything from one-man-bands to global PLC's. Miranda can help you truly get the most out of social media in an accessible human way.

At 28, Miranda is young in the speaker circuit providing exuberance in a modern and exciting industry.  Miranda started speaking professionally after intense training in LA for a global travel brand, reaching out to thousands of students across the continents promoting exceptional volunteering experiences.

When she started her own business, Miranda discovered the local speaking event Ignite Cardiff.  A community-led movement (which is a cross-between Petcha Kucha and TED talks). Miranda quickly joined the team and effectively sold out every event since through high level social media marketing campaigns. Culminating in their final event at the Wales Millennium Centre, the evening was the largest Ignite Cardiff event in the world, attracting 1500 attendees.

 

 
Television presenter, Morgan Jones, graduated from Bangor University with a first class BA honours degree in Welsh language and literature in 1994, and in 2000 Morgan was awarded a PhD by the University of Wales for his thesis on a 16th century Welsh poet.  Morgan Jones is one of the main presenters on S4C television.
 
 
 
 

After studying for a Welsh Degree at University of Wales, Swansea and for a PhD about second language teaching methodology to adults; Nia found herself teaching Welsh to adults at University of Wales.  Nia was trainig new teachers, teaching Welsh in the workplace and developing new teaching materials.

In the year 2000, Nia Parry ventured into broadcasting and the media, working as a Welsh tutor on the series 'Welsh in a Week' on S4C.  Nia went on to teach and present on the series  'cariad@iaith' (Love 4 Language) teaching celebrities such as Tanni Grey Thompson, Ruth Madoc and Janet Street Porter to speak Welsh.

Nicola is a popular presenter with BBC Radio Wales, hosting the daily lunchtime programme from 12 noon to 2.00 p.m.

She is a very well known face in Wales as she has had a wide and varied career in television.

Nicola is much sought after for voice-overs; presenting; hosting or speaking engagements and is always well received for her professionalism and easy going personality.

Nigel Kershaw is the Chief Executive of Big Issue Invest and Chair of The Big Issue Company. Big Issue Invest, part of The Big Issue group of companies, is passionate about funding ground-breaking, innovative business solutions by financing the scale-up of profitable social enterprises that create social opportunity and transformation and environmental sustainability.

He is a Cabinet Office Social Enterprise Ambassador, a Director of the Social enterprise Coalition and in 2008 received the Good Director for Enterprise honour award from the Institute of Directors.

Nigel Owens is a high profile international rugby union referee. Nigel is known for being a strong personality and great referee.

Nigel is a popular after dinner speaker and interesting sports personality who speaks with a great insight about a range of subjects.  In international terms Nigel Owens was the only Welsh referee at the 2007 World Cup in France, as well as the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand and has been an international referee since 2005.  Proudly, Nigel Owens is one of two referees ever to be appointed to two consecutive Heineken Cup Finals, the first being Munster v Toulouse at the Millennium Stadium in 2008 and the second Leicester Tigers v Leinster at Murrayfield in 2009.

Nigel is also a presenter on the Welsh TV show "Jonathan" and the sports-themed Welsh chat show "Bwrw'r Bar".

Nigel Walker first achieved world class recognition as an athlete when he represented Great Britain as a high hurdler on 30 occasions at all major events, including the World Championships and the Olympic Games. Nigel retired from athletics in 1992 to pursue a second sports career as a rugby union player with Cardiff RFC. In his first season he was capped for Wales at full international level and went on to accrue 17 full international caps. He was appointed Head of Sport at BBC Wales where he stayed for several years. He uses his sporting experience in his motivational speeches, for which he is very much in demand.

Nirmal is company founder of Niva International UK Ltd. Founded in 2005 Niva International UK Ltd started trading solely from an office in Cardiff and has created a very profitable business exporting high quality ferrous and non-ferrous waste metal to China, India and parts of Southern Asia. Niva International UK Ltd has grown rapidly since its inception in 2005 and has achieved a 200% growth rate each year since it began trading.

Only Men Aloud! rocketed to stardom following their success on the BBC's television contest Last Choir Standing.

Within hours of being named The Nation's Favourite Choir they signed a five-album deal with Universal Music. Their first release sold over a quarter of a million copies and achieved gold status within a week.

Their second album, Band of Brothers, went straight to number one in the UK Classical Charts and won Album of the Year at the Classical Brits. It features new interpretations of modern classics such as Queen's 'Somebody to Love' and Welsh traditional anthems including 'Land of Our Fathers' and 'Blaenwern'.

Owain Williams trained at the National Youth Theatre of Wales & Royal Academy of Music, London.  Owain, originally from Carmarthen, gained a law degree from Warwick University before graduating from the RAM with distinction. He was also awarded a DipRAM for outstanding public performance, as well as the Toni V. Fell Prize for speech and song, awarded to him by Joel Fram and Ben Whiteley.

 

Owain can be heard on the Les Misérables Live! - Dream the Dream recording (Feuilly), and can be seen on the Les Misérables In Concert at the O2 - The 25th Anniversary DVD (Feuilly) and on the T-Mobile 'Welcome Home' commercials filmed at Heathrow Airport.

Born and raised in Ammanford young, bilingual, television presenter, Owain Wyn Evans, is a familiar face with Welsh audiences.  Owain is one of the youngest journalists to be employed by the BBC Wales News Department and has numerous television credits to his name.

Owen Money is one of BBC Wales' most versatile presenters. He has had a highly successful career spanning many genres of entertainment. From music to comedy to presenting his own television and radio programmes, Owen has done it all.

Owen was born in Merthyr Tydfil and grew up in the South Wales valleys. He started his career in show business as a bass guitarist and lead singer with pop group 'The Bystanders' who had hits in the 60s on the Pye label.

Paula Reid is an adventurer with a labyrinth of fascinating and inpirational experiences to share.

Paula is only the 3rd British woman to ski full distance to the South Pole (Messner route) and has also sailed around the world in the Global Challenge, the world's toughest yacht race.

Paula has paddled down the San Juan River in Nicaragua and the Mekong River in Cambodia, getting arrested at gunpoint in the process! Paula has also kayaked the Thames from source to sea.

Penny Roberts is one of Wales's most respected and well known television journalists and presenters, with a BBC career that spanned more than two decades. In that time Penny has been at the centre of all the major news events and stories and has built a reputation as a formidable interviewer but is also a presenter who is warm and has a light touch when required. Penny began her career in independent radio before moving to anchor the main drive-time news programme on BBC Radio Wales. She also worked as the country's network correspondent and has been a regular reporter on Radio 4's 'Today' programme. A move to television followed and for five years Penny anchored 'Wales Today', before being appointed the programme's Chief Reporter.

 As a sporting legend and highly regarded football speaker throughout the sporting world, Peter Shilton is one of the best goalkeepers to ever play for England.

Peter's experience of peak performance at the highest levels of sport translates well to corporate environments as a sports speaker. Creating an exciting new career path as an experienced after dinner speaker and keynote speaker for both corporate and sporting audiences alike, Peter has the ability to give insight into some of football's most crucial and famous matches while interacting with his audiences with humour and charm.

Phil Bennett: Llanelli RFC. Wales. British Lions & Barbarians

When asked to describe Phil Bennett, one rugby author wrote: "There is a word in Spanish which is used when other superlatives are deemed inadequate - 'Duendne'. It has no equivalent in English or Welsh but it accurately describes that doyen of Welsh Rugby, Phil BennettPhil was a rugby player whose talents defy definition; a mercurial mix of the impressive, the unexpected and dare I say, the superhuman!"

Playing for Llanelli over 400 times Phil Davies is one of the most successful Welsh Rugby players of his generation. Over the course of his career, Phil played for Wales 46 times and captained his country in 1989. Throughout an impressive playing career, Phil, collected many awards and accolades for both his illustrious side and indeed himself.

Following a highly successful playing career, Phil moved into coaching and managing within the professional game and has been equally as impressive both as a Coach and as Director of Rugby.

Away from his rugby duties Phil is a regular after-dinner and motivational speaker at both sporting and corporate events.

Broadcaster and former schoolteacher Phil Steele is one of Wales' most popular after dinner speakers. His strong sporting background as a former top class welsh rugby player with Newport RFC in the 1980's together with his role as a mirthful radio presenter and sports commentator for BBC Wales radio and television have enabled him to develop a wide variety of material.

Having no idea what she watned to do Rachael Flanagan wanted to leave college at 16.  Fate intervened one day when their domestic cleaner did not turn up and Rachael offered to do the cleaning for her mother and the rest, as they say, is now history.  Nine years on Rachael is an award-winning and celebrated young entrepreneur expanding her cleaning business and services along the M4 corridor.

Rachael Flanagan is a fascinating and inspirational speaker and the enthusiasm for business she displays is infectious.

 

Rachel Williams, a native of Wales has enjoyed a long and glittering career.  Former ballet dancer and Principal at the world famous Moulin Rouge and 'Bluebell' at the Lido, Rachel swapped bijoux for claws in the London West End's production of Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's long-running CATS.  Rachel went on to work the Los Angeles and Las Vegas Comedy and Cabaret circuit, thrilling crowds with a series of successful one woman shows.  A first class singer and performer Rachel has also turned her hand to directing and producing.

 

Rachel Williams, a native of Wales has enjoyed a long and glittering career.  Former ballet dancer and Principal at the world famous Moulin Rouge and 'Bluebell' at the Lido, Rachel swapped bijoux for claws in the London West End's production of Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's long-running CATS.  Rachel went on to work the Los Angeles and Las Vegas Comedy and Cabaret circuit, thrilling crowds with a series of successful one woman shows.  A first class singer and performer Rachel has also turned her hand to directing and producing.

Rebecca John is a popular and experienced reporter and presenter on the television news programme, BBC Wales Today.  Rebecca has a passion for languages and studied French and German at Cambridge University. She has also learnt Welsh and has appeared on the S4C programme, Welsh in a Week. Rebecca's love of language and attention to detail have earned her the title of Wales Today's unofficial 'grammar tsar'.

Rebecca Knight was a dancer before performing in her first singing role which was Johanna in Sweeney Todd. Her favourite operatic roles to date have been Rosina in The Barber of Seville and Cherubino in The Marriage of Figaro. Recently, as one half international singing duo OperaBabes, Rebecca has released two chart-topping albums, selling in excess of one million copies worldwide. She has performed for her Majesty the Queen at the Festival of Remembrance at The Royal Albert Hall and at the launch of the Commonwealth Games at Buckingham Palace.

Rhydian Roberts stormed into the national consciousness with his show-stopping performances on the fourth series of The X Factor. His powerful baritone voice, striking good looks and thrilling stage presence made him an instant hit with the judges and television audience, whose votes ensured his place in the final.

The show launched his career, with a recording contract, his first album and numerous live appearances, followed by a nationwide tour. But the self-confident Rhydian took it all in his stride, not least because singing was once his second love - after sport.

Ria Jones is from Swansea and her West End credits include the title role in Evita, Fantiné in Les Miserablés, Grizabella in Cats, Narrator in Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Florence in Chess, Alexandra in The Witches of Eastwick and the iconic role of Mrs Overall in Victoria Wood's Acorn Antiques.

Born in Swansea, Roby Brydon can frequently bee seen on our screens as Uncle Bryn in the hugely popular comedy Gavin & Stacey. Originally a Radio Wales DJ, he first captured viewers' imagination as Keith, the eternally optimistic chauffeur with his bittersweet, painfully comic tales in Marion and Geoff.

This led to The Keith Barret Show, in which the host cheerfully delved into and often ripped apart his guests' relationships. Since then he has starred in the sitcom SuperNova, played Roman Devere in Little Britain and fronted the panel show parody Rob Brydon's Annually Retentive.

Rob Brydon has many other credits to his name including I'm Alan Partridge, Black Books, and Cruise of the Gods, and the feature films 24 Hour Party People and Tristram Shandy: a Cock and Bull Story (which indirectly lead to his cult BBC2 hit with Steve Coogan, The Trip). He also pops up regularly on Have I Got News For You, Just A Minute and QI.

There is no end to talents of the award-winning comedian Rod Woodward.  Starting as an audience warm up man for HTV Wales Rod Woodward has since gone on to perform with some of the biggest names on the circuit such as Patrick McGuinness and Russell Brand.

The winner of some very prestigious comedian awards Rod has attracted the praise of some of the business' most respected names and critics.

Rory Cellan-Jones has been a reporter for the BBC for more than two decades, covering business and technology stories for much of that time.

Rory's on-screen career began as reporter for 'Wales Today' in Cardiff, from where he moved to London as a reporter on 'Breakfast Time'.  Rory quickly transferred to business coverage, working across the BBC's output from the 'Money Programme' to 'Newsnight', from the 'Today' programme to the 'Ten O Clock News'. The stories he has covered range from Black Wednesday and the Maxwell trial to the dot com bubble and the rise of Google.

Rory has hosted many 'high profile' events throughout the UK and is always extremely well received.  Rory is also much in demand as an after dinner speaker.

 

Ros Evans was born in Swansea, educated at King's College, Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff.  Ros has performed at most of the opera house in the UK and aboard. She has performed on some of the world's greatest concert platforms including the Basilica in Cairo and recently her debut at the Sydney Opera House.

Ross Harries has gone from presenter and reporter on Wales' most watched news programme (BBC Wales Today) to presenter of Scrum V Live and the Sunday evening magazine show. 

Ross is the face of the BBCs rugby coverage and can be seen regularly on BBCs Six Nations both as a presenter and pith side reporter.

Ross is a musical director, conductor, pianist, singer and vocal coach who works in theatre, television and radio. 

As a performer, Ross created the role of Richard Lewis in the world premiere production of My Land's Shore, directed by Craig Revel Horwood and is a member of the Classical BRIT award-winning choir Only Men Aloud.

Roy Noble OBE is a former Head Teacher. Roy's move to broadcasting was gradual and part-time at first but Roy Noble is now one of the best loved and most listened to broadcasters in Wales. Roy's unique brand of humour, easy-going personality and power of verbal communication made his daily BBC Radio Wales programme one of the most popular in Wales for which he received a Sony Award in 1999. Roy has also had a highly successful career in television - Network BBC and S4C - working both in the medium of Welsh and English. Roy has been presenter on a diet series with Barbara Dickson and a three times a week magazine programme. A most entertaining speaker who injects clever, subtle humour into his presentation

After working for many years at the BBC in Cardiff, both on air and off, Ruth Hambley took the plunge last year and set up her own interior design/decorating business. She had, for many years, been steadily building a reputation for her fantastic designs in both fashion and interiors. She was so much in demand that she knew she had to make the choice. Giving up her safe and exciting position with the BBC was something she thought long and hard about, knowing she would miss the excitement of live broadcasting.

Ruth, the daughter of a Baptist Minister, was always particularly keen on environmental issues but, motherhood made her even more aware of our 'carbon footprint' and the reality of climate change. More and more clients had been really interested in using the Eco-friendly products Ruth would promote. It was no accident, therefore, that when Ruth finally decided to leave the BBC and set up her business, it was on the premise that only the safest of products would be used. 'Pink Hat' was incepted in early 2006.

Ruth Madoc is best known for her wonderful portrayal of Gladys Pugh in the classic comedy series 'Hi-De-Hi!' for which received a BAFTA nomination.

A graduate of the prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, she has covered every aspect of the theatrical and entertainment industry, making her one of the country's most sought after leading ladies.

Sam Furness started his singing career as a Chorister at Llandaff Cathedral and then went to St John's College Cambridge as a choral scholar, where he studied Theology. Sam then went on to study Opera at the Royal Academy of Music.

Sam's repertoire todate includes Tamino in The Magic Flute and Lensky in Eugene Onegin at the Edinburgh Festival. Sam also performs all the famous tenor arias including Nessun Dorma, made famous by the great Pavarotti.

Locally, to great acclaim, Sam Morris has played leading roles in Les Misèrables and Hairspray . Sam also played the role of 'Delme Thomas' in 'GRAV' an original musical by Nia Griffith and Tudur Dylan Jones that follows the life of Welsh great Ray Gravell.

Sam is in demand as a guest soloist and memorable performances have included the Made in Wales Film Premier and Awards Night at Wales Millennium Centre Cardiff, in concerts and events for the Royal British Legion. Sam has also appeared in the annual Loud Applause Productions 'Night with the Stars' concerts alongside famous names such as Connie Fisher, Shan Cothi and Mark Llewelyn Evans.

Sara Edwards is one of Wales' best known and much loved television presenters who was the main news anchor for BBC Wales television for many years.  Sara was born in Wales but grew up and was educated in London where she studied her BA Hons in Medieval and Modern History. Sara Edwards commenced her broadcasting career with Capital Radio in London where she co-wrote a drama documentary series on the history of London. The success of this led to County Sound in Guildford, where she presented a late night music show five nights a week. The offer of her own show followed with lots of music, chat and live phone-ins. Sara also produced and presented a 'Down Your Way' type programme which was a huge hit with the listeners of Surrey and Hampshire and the 'Sara Show' ended up being extended to three hours by the independent radio authority ILR.

Sarah Dickins is BBC Cymru Wales' first Economics Correspondent and one of the country's most experienced Journalists.  Sarah's experience and in depth understanding means that she brings added context and understanding to her work.

Sarah's used to being ahead of the game.  Sarah was the first woman Industrial Correspondent on television in the UK when she took on that role for BBC Cymru Wales.  She also launched BBC2's Working Lunch with Adrian Chiles, BBC Radio Wales' first phone in, the Sarah Dickins Show and the business programme BBC Wales@Work.  With that programme Sarah won three prestigious awards from the Work Foundation.

Sarah has presented a wide range of programmes from Wales Today; Good Morning Wales; Woman's Hour; Business Breakfast and programmes for the World Service.

Hugely popular and high profile in Wales, Sarra Elgan is one of the most talented, professional and attractive presenters around.

Sarra Elgan is currently the pitch-side reporter for Clwb Rygbi on S4C. She is also the presenter for Speedway on Sky Sports, Rugby World Cup and Celtic League Rugby for S4C/BBC. A lover of all sport and music, Sarra was the presenter for Wakestock 2008 shown on both S4C and Channel 4. Most recently Sarra could be seen presenting 100% Rugby, 100% Fitness, Paparazzi and Bandit, a prime-time weekly youth music show plus Ceri Greu which is a children's art programme all for S4C.

Sean Fletcher is a sport presenter on Sky television.  Sean's story is one of seizing opportunities, from when he got his initial break on BBC Wales, to doing the 10 O'Clock News alongside Moira Stewart at short notice because the regular sport presenter was suddenly taken ill.

Sean Holley is a currently a TV Rugby Analyst for BBC Wales Scrum V in studio and outside broadcasts. He provides commentary and match analysis In-game and pre/post match. He is also host of the 'Rugby Nation' weekly show for Town and Country Broadcasting. He also writes technical coaching articles for several publications. Sean was Head Coach for Ospreys Rugby for nine Seasons – over 250 Games. He worked with  British Lions, Six Nations Internationals, All Blacks and Springboks working with the most famous names in Rugby in Wales. He has also held several other high profile positions in the world of Rugby. He was the longest serving and most successful Welsh Regional Coach in the history of the game.

Sean Holley has a great deal of experience in education, teaching, lecturing and developing a range of further and higher education courses including HND Sports Science.  He is an accomplished after dinner and keynote speaker. He has fascinating stories to tell of his rugby tours and the business side of the game. His effervescent personality also makes him an ideal host for high profile events. He is also a much sought after business speaker widely used by Businesses and Governing Bodies. Sean Holley is also one to surprise his audiences as he will often bring along his guitar and sing a song he has written about the event he is speaking at. An altogether first-class, exciting and exceptionally interesting speaker whatever the genre. 

Shane Williams is one of the greatest Welsh Rugby Union players of all time.  Shane scored 60 tries in 91 Test Matches for Wales and the Biritsh and Irish Lions.

Shane is Wales' most capped winger and was part of the 2005 Six Nations Grand Slam winning side.  Shane was the first Welshman to be named IRB International Player of the Year.

He also won BBC Welsh Personality of the Year.

Shane spent the final years of his career coaching and playing in Japan.  He now has a career in broadcasting as a pundit covering the 6 Nations Championship for BBC and Rugby World Cup for ITV.

Sian Cameron from Cardiff sings with all the national opera companies including Welsh National Opera and The Royal Opera House. She studied at the Royal Academy of Music where she won most of the vocal prizes and was presented the HRH Prince of Wales Award by the Arts Council of Wales.

Sian Evans presented her own BBC Radio Wales quiz programme 'Elimination' for some considerable time. It was Sian's quick wit and bubbly, interactional personality that made this programme so successful. Sian was employed as a producer at the BBC when she was offered the part of 'relief presenter'. She jumped at the chance and has presented or acted as reporter on various programmes ever since. These include chat shows; natural history; live entertainment; magazine programme.

Sian Lloyd is a national TV presenter, experienced awards host and conference chair.

A well - known journalist and broadcaster, Sian regularly presents BBC Breakfast (BBC One), The news slot on Marr (BBC One) and is a correspondent for BBC network news.

Sian also works across other genres and has co-presented Crimewatch Roadshow (BBC One) for the past three years, presenting live shows from police forces across the country. 

Sian began her TV and Radio career in Wales presenting BBC Wales Today (BBC One Wales) and the drive-time radio programme Good Evening Wales on BBC Radio Wales. Sian still regularly works in radio, for Radio 4's Today and PM programmes.  Last year Sian was appointed Wales Correspondent for BBC Network news making her the face and voice of stories from Wales for national TV and radio programmes.

Simon Wright is a food writer, broadcaster, restaurateur and former Editor of the AA Restaurant Guide. As well as editing the AA guide Simon has written for The Guardian, The Independent, The Mirror, Olive Magazine, The Radio Times, Delicious and The Caterer amongst others. In 2005 he edited Dining Out In Wales, an independent guide to Welsh restaurants commissioned by the WDA Food Directorate.

Having graduated from Cambridge University with a double first in Computer Science Spencer Kelly is a highly respected broadcaster and journalist.

Speaking at corporate events on his experiences and anecdotes as a technology tourist, and looks ahead to some exciting technologies that are just around the corner. He also hosts live events and interviews, and presents corporate videos. He has also pursued some controversial investigations, including exposing security loopholes in Facebook and giving the first television demonstration of a botnet – showing the power available to hackers who take control of a network of infected PCs.

Stacey Daly is a well established actress and voice-over artist who lives in Newport, South Wales. Her most recent project has been working with director Karl Francis ("Streetlife"; "One of The Hollywood Ten) on the docu-drama "Our Story". She is just about to start filming on her latest project "The Feral Generation" alongiside Brook Kinsella and Ray Panthaki (Eastenders).

Stacey's voice possesses a raw urban contemporary quality due to her natural Newport/Cardiff accent but could also be described as cheeky and sexy with smooth, sensual undertones.

Stephen Darlington is one of England's leading choral conductors. His links with Christ Church began in the early 1970s, as Organ Scholar under Simon Preston. After four years as Assistant Organist at Canterbury Cathedral, he was appointed Master of the Music at St. Albans Abbey, and a year later, became Artistic Director of the world-famous International Organ Festival in succession to Peter Hurford.

Entrepreneur and Entertainer, Stifyn Parri, is the Managing Director of Mr Producer.  Stifyn has 35 year's experience in the creative industiries and works as Creative Producer, Entertainer, Presenter, Consultant and Mentor.

Stifyn set up Mr Producer in 2001 and has produced some of Wales' most prominent live events such as the Opening Weekend of Wales Millennium Centre for BBC Wales, and "Welcome 2 Wales", Ryder Cup Opening Concert at the Millennium Stadium for SKY 1 and Sky Arts.

Stifyn created and managed the globally renowned Welsh Expat Social Welsh and Sexy Society (SWS) for over 10 years, with events in London, Spain, New York and Russia.

Stuart Davies was invited to play for Swansea whilst still a shoolboy.  Stuart captained Swansea to the Welsh championship in 1993 and together with winning the Welsh Cup in 1995, made Swansea the most successful Welsh club of the 90's.  Playing seventeen times for Wales Stuart eventually had to retire due to a neck injury at the grand old age of 32!

Stuart subsequently moved into television and is now a permanent member of the BBC Wales' ScrumV team as both a pundit and pitch-side reporter.

Sue Charles is a familiar and friendly face and voice across BBC, as a news and weather presenter.

Professionally qualified as a journalist, Sue also trained in meteorology, and presents the weather on BBC Radio Wales and BBC television 'Wales Today' programme. Her broadcasting experience is diverse and covers news, weather and music all for the BBC.

Sue Charles worked for several years as a BBC TV news journalist; reporting, presenting and producing for 'Wales Today'.

Established in 2002 by professional musicians, The Cambria String Quartet repertoire has many different styles including classical, opera, musical comedy, folk, jazz and pop music.  They have a wealth of musical eperience and have had the pleasure to work with many artists including Bryn Terfel, Charlotte Church and Lesley Garret, to name but a few.

 

The Lucky 88's are the perfect band for your Event, Wedding or Private Party! Each of the four musicians in the Band are well known in their own right and have played for some of the world’s most well known singers.

Tomos Dafydd, a fluent Welsh speaker, can currently be seen as the main news anchor on BBC Wales and was the face of BBC Wales' Commonwealth Games coverage in Delhi.
 
Tomos can also be seen presenting Newyddion's sports coverage on S4C.
 

Vern Griffiths has been performing for nearly twenty years. As an actor, he has travelled the world performing in everything from Shakespeare to new work.

As a pantomime Dame, he has regularly brought the house down at The Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl, earning great reviews and a legion of tiny, sticky fans!

Vern Griffiths is also the mastermind behind the faux medium Julian D'Angelo South Wales' Leading Psychic Phenom which was developed for the live comedy show that Vern writes and performs with Chris Corcoran and Elis James.

 

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Recording countless century breaks in his career as well as over 190 maximum breaks, Willie was one of the most talented and exciting Snooker players of his era.  Recording countless century breaks in his career as well as over 190 maximum breaks, Willie was one of the most talented and exciting Snooker players of his era.

One of the circuits most desired event personalities, the great Willie Thorne makes numerous personal appearances throughout the year at some of the most prestigious hospitality events.  One of the most desired personalities for media engagements, Willie's consummate professionalism ensures he is in constant demand.

Wynne Evans (Mr Go Compare) is one of the UK's leading tenors, with worldwide fame.  Wynne has performed as a principal with all of the major opera houses and orchestras, including Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Welsh National Opera and English National Opera. Wynne Evans was born in Carmarthen, South Wales and studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and the National Opera Studio, London.  Wynne is also a brilliant after-dinner speaker and puts so much into preparing for a speaking engagement that he cannot fail to please his audience.

Wynne Evans is not only an opera singer and broadcaster but he has also been involved with one of the biggest advertising campaigns of all time.  Since working with GoCompare Wynne has had the opportunity to work closely with some of the biggest and brightest creative minds in the UK and has seen first hand how ruthless the industry is to ensure your company comes top for brand recall, likeability and trust.'

Wynne Evans would give your event not only a fantastic insight into his business and how he has worked with some of the biggest brands in the UK, but also give you a highly entertaining and funny speech. Wynne is increasingly being recognised as one of the best public speakers in the country......you may even get a song.

Zakhyia was born in Kashmir and raised in the Midlands and as the oldest of 7 children she is well equipped to handle a whole range of challenges and personalities.

Lured by the siren call of Wales across the English/Welsh border, she studied at the prestigious University of Wales, Aberystwyth, as an undergraduate and postgraduate in the late 90's.