Tim Stackpool is a highly sought after Master of Ceremonies for both corporate and public events. He is an Australian born TV and radio professional, with a CV that boasts reporting for CBS in New York, CBC in Canada, Real Radio in the UK and RTE in Ireland.
Tim was once the Chief Australian correspondent for the Canadian Economic Press. Currently, Tim hosts The World radio program (broadcast in most English-speaking countries), as well as being a long time technology contributor to various specialty publications such as Australian Executive PA Magazine and AV, the magazine for the audio-visual professional. As such, he is a capable facilitator of discussions on a wide range of subjects, as well as being a proven and experienced public speaker.
Tim is based in Sydney and has been engaged to undertake duties across Australia as well as in New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Holland, UK, Canada, Las Vegas and Honolulu for various clients and conferences.
Tim regularly MC's major international sporting events, such as the Sydney International Tennis tournament in Australia and the ATP Champions Down Under Tour. He has introduced and undertaken courtside interviews with players such as Serena Williams, John McEnroe, Pat Rafter, Goran Ivanisovic and many more. When Jessica Watson returned to Australia after her epic solo sail around the world, Tim provided live announcements to the audience gathered to greet her at the Sydney Opera House. Tim also facilitated the subsequent international press conference and Jessica's later public appearances across Australia.
Tim's compelling presence and sophisticated delivery ensures no message or introduction is missed by the audience, while never upstaging the main attraction. He is also available to facilitate local events, having provided MC services for various awards ceremonies, as well as the municipal Footsteps Eco Festival, The Sustainable Energy Forum, The Sustainable Transport Forum, Earthbeat World Music Festival, Jazz In The Park, and the popular Glebe Street Fair visited by more than 100,000 people.
He has also moderated industry Q&A sessions following Australian Film Institute screenings. Tim recently facilitated numerous public consultation meetings regarding the controversial White Bay Passenger Terminal development in Sydney. In large arenas, he is a proven stadium announcer, having provided services to various sporting federations and leagues both in Australia and abroad.