Former BBC Breakfast and rolling News Channel business presenter. Author and MD of Bit Famous, training and coaching.
Penny Haslam is a former business journalist with 20-years’ experience on national broadcast media in the UK. She was a regular presenter on BBC Breakfast, the News Channel, Radio 4 and Radio 5 Live. She has also reported for Panorama and The One Show.
Penny is now an award-winning motivational speaker, who inspires and entertains. A popular choice for business and employee events, her content focuses on Communication and Confidence. Penny’s talks are packed with entertaining and relatable stories, sector specific insight and hugely practical take-homes.
As well as speaking at events, Penny works with leaders and emerging talent in some of the world’s largest organisations – through training, coaching and with the Make Yourself a Little Bit Famous® programme to increase the impact and influence of women in leadership.
Penny is the author of two business books, Make Yourself a Little Bit Famous and Panel Discussions – The Ultimate Guide.
And she is a TEDx speaker on The Power of Visibility for Women, and has been awarded UK Speaker of the Year by her professional association the PSA.
Penny’s long client list includes: Adobe, American Express, Dell, Deloitte, EY, Google, NatWest, Munich Re, PwC and Silicon Valley Bank.
As an experienced event moderator, meeting facilitator, panel chair and interviewer, the events she works at are engaging, fun, thought provoking and memorable.