About Jon …….

Jon Hammond’s ready smile, his wealth of experience and his ability to relax and entertain has
been a key element of his success presenting on TV, and in front of live audiences around
the world.
With over 45+ years experience in the broadcast media, Jon has interviewed a vast range
of guests from Prime Ministers to Corporate Heads and International Celebrities to
Sporting Stars. He is as much at home in a Television or Radio Studio as he is in a ‘live’
situation working with audiences, from eight to eighty thousand (Wembley Stadium Cup
He has an international reputation as a warm and inclusive host who is adept at
coaching reluctant interviewees!
The rare combination of stage presence, interviewing experience, the ability to quickly
grasp and understand difficult subject matter together with his great sense of humour has
been a key part of his stellar reputation.

Sharing a wealth of production and presentation experience sees Jon working around the
world, supporting leaders of organisations and their teams, to connect and communicate effectively and feel totally comfortable in any situation..

From the experienced CEO who just needs some extra tips and tricks to the less experienced presenter who needs to make an impact, Jon Hammond is the perfect coach.


Having originally trained as a Surveyor, the opportunity arose to become a DJ/Compere
across Europe. After a year or so, he was tempted back to the UK to run a series of Night
As a natural communicator, his next step was in the early ground-breaking days of
commercial Radio, firstly presenting overnights then graduating to covering all shifts, and
finally hosting his own breakfast show. From there he was lured to the BBC to present
various radio news/current affairs programmes, some unusual TV documentaries (which
included one one occasion being chased by the ‘Latvian Mafia’!) as well as varied
experience presenting/writing/producing some light entertainment shows for the BBC and
the commercial channels.

With a firm believe in ‘putting back’, Jon has served as a director of the Royal Armouries in
the UK and the USA, Director of Northern Ballet (vice president) and as a Trustee of York St John

He was appointed a Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire in 2018

He lives with his family in a historic part of Yorkshire and away from work, enjoys using
his handyman skills on several building projects.

Jon would be delighted to help you. Please fill in the form below to get the conversation started….

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