Co-Host of The Project and Iconic Australian News Journalist and Keynote Speaker.
Lisa Wilkinson is an icon and trailblazer in the Australian news and media industry. She started her career in publishing and has worked in every field within the industry, including radio, tv and online. Throughout her entire career, she has always been at the top of her field and is one of the most respected journalists in the country.
Lisa is also in demand as one of the best master of ceremonies available and also popular on the keynote speaking circuit as an inspirational speaker.
Lisa’s success was established early when she edited, Dolly magazine as the youngest editor ever of a national magazine when she was only 21. Lisa has continued this incredible success throughout her career when four years later she was offered the editorship at Cleo magazine. With Lisa as editor, the magazine quickly becomes the number 1 selling women’s lifestyle magazine per capita in the world.
After years of incredible success, Lisa set her sights on a career in television. Beginning with a role on a Foxtel panel, Beauty and The Beast, then moving to Channel Seven before landing the role as Co-Host to Channel Nines Today Show, where she took the show to Australia’s number 1 breakfast television program.
After many successful years on the Today Show, Lisa moved to the Ten Network where she currently co-hosts the popular news, current affairs and talk show, The Project.
Lisa has done more than just accomplish incredible success as a media personality, she is a mentor to many young women. Nicole Kidman and Miranda Kerr have credited Lisa for her guidance earlier on in her career.
Lisa’s skills and mentoring make her an Iconic Australian journalist and inspiring women.