Travels from: New South Wales
A touching and inspirational story of overcoming adversity and resilience.
Categories: Motivational Speakers
Full Presenter Profile & Bio
Walter Mikac's story touched the world. His wife and two little ladies have been amongst 35 folks shot useless at Australia’s worst ever massacre, at Port Arthur, Tasmania, in 1996.
Walter’s braveness and dignity in the face of impossible horror had a profound and a long way reaching effect. It was once a trip requiring impossible power and courage, played out beneath the unrelenting glare of the media spot-mild. His need to create one thing certain from the devastation received him universal acclaim and led to extraordinary results, together with:
- nationwide gun legislation reform
- The thriving children’s charity The Alannah and Madeleine groundwork .
- The latest patronage of HRH Princess Mary and an adaptation of AMF’s programs all over Denmark.
As a successful writer and skilled pharmacist, Walter has shared his insights on the national Press club, on A Current Affair, 60 Minutes, SBS, ABC, and is an ordinary visitor on 3AW. He is remarried with a toddler, and discovering big demand for his message from a various range of groups.
His keynote speeches are highly effective, and the uniqueness of his lifestyles story results in sell-out audiences and media alternatives for many corporations.
He guarantees to leave audiences with a renewed perspective on life that may translate into many numerous corporate and private advantages.
In this volatile financial time, where the business panorama adjustments every day, one among Walter’s keynote displays has specific relevance, beneath the theme of “Resilience for lifestyles ” he demonstrates via his own poignant story, the importance of being ready for alternate.