Leigh Sales AM is a formidable media personality whose career is littered with success, accolades and pressing politicians to just answer the question.
As undoubtedly one of our brightest talents, Leigh is a multi-award-winning author and journalist at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and for twelve years, anchored the network’s prime-time current affairs program, 7.30. She has been the face of ABC’s major events coverage, including federal election and budget nights and she has interviewed every living Australian Prime Minister and innumerable world leaders and celebrities from Hillary Clinton and Tony Blair to Paul McCartney and Elton John.
She has held numerous roles at the ABC, including as their Washington Correspondent, and is a three-time winner of Australia’s highest journalist prize, the Walkley Award. She’s the author of four books, including the national bestseller Any Ordinary Day and most recently Well, Hello. Leigh also co-hosts a wildly popular podcast with Annabel Crabb called Chat 10 Looks 3 and in 2018, she was awarded the Order of Australia for her services to Journalism. She has a Bachelor of Journalism and a Master of International Relations and was awarded Deakin University’s 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award.
Come and see her take the stage across Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney as she reveals what she’s learned in 30 years at the frontline of journalism about human nature, life and leadership from the women she’s met along the way.
Bring your team or come along and join us for a delicious breakfast, and a huge dose of joy to begin your day.
Golden rays, golden gaytimes and now golden tables; we say if you’re going to do something, make it golden (ok, we’ve never said that but for the sake of the event, let’s go with it 😉). You can upgrade to a Gold Table and get all the goodies PLUS the addition of Premium Seating, your company logo displayed on the table, and a copy of Leigh’s book “Any Ordinary Day” for each guest.