Voice Artist, Writer & Event Host
In a nutshell Ben is a quirky, witty, eccentric, stylish, multi-platform personality, voice-over artist, writer of columns, lover of music, presenter of stuff …and while he is unable to leap tall buildings he is able to bridge the divide between city living and country culture.
Ben is probably best known for hosting one of Australia’s most popular syndicated radio shows on over 140 stations across 5 countries interviewing some of the biggest names including; Taylor Swift, Keith Urban, INXS, Lee Kernaghan, Olivia Newton-John, Darius Rucker, The Moody Blues, and Bon Jovi. His Podcast Real Country is still broadcast in over 100 countries.
As an MC and host Ben has been entertaining and sharing his personality professionally for the last 14 years all over Australia. With his intelligent humor and energy, Ben brings a cultured and flamboyant edge to the stage, festival or product launch. He has fronted for events including Tamworth Country Music Festival, Restaurant and Caterer of the Year Awards, The Aristocratic International Showcase – USA, Urban CMF, Synnex Alliance Roadshow and brands including Pfizer, Toyota, Coca-Cola, Google, Crown Casino, Microsoft, Intel, Nestle, PAX, BHP Billiton, BMW, Stussi, Synnex, and Stockland. And he has worked stages from the bush to beach, regional towns to the capital cities across Australia.
Ben’s broadcast credits include host roles on MTV, Nine Network, Southern Cross Ten, WIN Television, PRIME, 3AW, 4BC, 97.3FM, 2SM, 2TM – the list is longer. He was also a past Channel 9 voice over and warm up guy too.