Nick Ferrari: Biography highlights
With an impressive media career spanning TV, radio and press, a fountain of tabloid stories the outspoken and humorous presenter of LBC’s flagship radio show Nick Ferrari entertains corporate audiences as an after dinner speaker; he takes them on a journey through his life and times, enriched with ‘behind the microphone’ stories of those in the spotlight.
Full biography of Nick Ferrari
Nick’s father ran a successful news agency and Nick, keen to make a name for himself in the same industry, joined the Kentish Independent Newspaper in 1981. He went on to work at the Sunday Mirror, The Sun, and the Sunday Magazine.
Nick then moved into broadcast media starting as the launch editor of the Sky News Channel and moving on to work for Fox TV and L!ve TV before presenting with Talk Radio. He joined London’s talk radio station LBC 97.3 in 2001 and became presenter of the weekday breakfast show. Since then, he has won many prestigious awards, including the 2006 Sony Radio Gold Award for Best Breakfast Show, the Arqiva Presenter of The Year and this year won 2009 Sony Radio Gold Award for Speech Broadcaster of the Year.
Nick has been a guest on ITV’s The Alan Titchmarsh Show and Channel 4’s Richard & Judy and has appeared on many other TV programmes including GMTV, London Tonight and London Talking all for ITV and Newsnight and The Daily Politics for BBC2. In 2007, he starred in the ITV reality show Call Me A Cabbie.
Nick has also developed a hugely successful stage show, re-enacting his radio programme for a live audience, which played at many theatres across London. The stage shows were so popular that they were repeated following the release of his debut book, The World According to Nick Ferrari. Nick launched the highly-anticipated revised edition of his book, The World – and London – according to Nick Ferrari and took to the stage again in Nick Ferrari – A Comeback (Part 1).
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Barnet Education Business Partnership
Nick gave the event a fantastic kick start. He was both entertaining and relevant, seamlessly weaving his stories and experiences into our message. He set the pace and captured the imagination of the audience.'