Peter Berner is the host of the satirical news program The BTeam on SKY news Australia and is without doubt one of Australia’s most popular and respected radio and TV presenters, MCs and comics. His intelligent humour has set him apart as one performer who can comfortably combine comedy styles as disparate as satire, observational and reactive with ease — leaving corporate audiences in hysterics.
Peter emerged as a major television talent with the 1999 creation of ABC TV’s BackBerner, his satirical comedy for which he received 2 Logie nominations. He then went on to host his own radio show on Triple M, was a popular voice on Sydney’s 2UE and 702 and hosted ABC’s Einstein Factor for 5 years until 2009.
Pete has appeared and performed as a headline act at major comedy venues all around the world. His successful solo shows have received rave reviews and award nominations from some of the biggest comedy festivals. An outstanding corporate performer, Pete has worked with hundreds of Australia’s leading organisations as diverse as Toyota, NAB, Microsoft, Ernst & Young and the Prime Minister and Cabinet.
He is a consummate MC, stand-up entertainer, graphic recorder, keynote speaker on art based learning and creativity, stand-up entertainer and celebrity auctioneer who tailors every engagement to absolutely electro-charge the room, in just the right ways.
Master of Ceremonies
Cementing his professionalism as a presenter, host and MC, Peter has been involved in the corporate world for more than 20 years. Having hosted events for most of Australia’s blue-chip companies, Peter is an outstanding choice and “Master of Masters” of all MCs. He has a unique and natural ability to add comedic rhetoric, satire and insights to suit any audience, and tailors each event to suit the audience and industry.
His extensive of experience hosting live-to-air gives Pete the knack to read any room and deliver a polished, comfortable and enjoyable experience every time.