In the space of five decades Max Walker has travelled an amazing journey from schoolboy sporting prodigy to one of the most recognisable faces and voice in Australia. Along the way he managed to play Test Cricket for Australia in a golden era, VFL/AFL football for the Melbourne Football Club, take center stage in the sports media arena and author 14 books.
Max is also a successful entrepreneur with directorships in a number of companies. Academically, he qualified from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology with a Fellowship Diploma of Architecture and practiced as an architect for 10 years.
Max's transition from the sporting fields to the hypnotic world of media was seamless....a natural charismatic communicator on radio and television. An extension of that natural ability has resulted in seven No1 best selling books in Australia. His aggregate book sales stretched beyond one million copies.
Max is also one of Australia's most sought after keynote speakers and Master of Ceremonies. He has presented in excess of three and a half thousand performances throughout Australia and internationally. He has been invited to speak in Rio de Janeiro, New York, London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Hawaii, Bangkok, Dubai, Vancouver, Harare and Johannesburg.
Add 3,000 hours of anchoring 'live' television programs to the much travelled and well-educated life experience and it is easy to describe Max Walker as the complete all rounder.
The smile and enthusiasm is contagious. As a talent Max has been described as 'extremely user friendly'.
The Max Walker Company utilises the many multimedia, communication, marketing and creative skills all under the one umbrella.
In fact after 5 decades in the spotlight, the name Max Walker has become a brand that is synonymous with integrity, credibility, and success.