Peter Berner 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 asdisparate 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 over 20 years. Having hosted events for most of Australia’s blue chip companies, Peter is an outstanding choice and “Master of Masters” as an MC. He has a unique and natural ability to add comedic rhetoric, satire and business insights to suit any audience, tailoring each event to suit the specific industry. His years of experience hosting live-to-air as a broadcaster have given Pete the unique ability to read any room and deliver a polished, comfortable and enjoyable experience every time.
True to his profile, Peter Berner is ‘razor sharp’ and brought his current affairs knowledge together with the concept of the event to make it great fun & very memorable.– Deakin University
The audience loved Pete. He is the consummate professional and made my job much easier on the night.– Corporate Travel Management
Peter was absolutely what we wanted; very capable and very funny, as we knew he would be.– ANZ