Dr John Tickell

Dr John Tickell

Influential and inspiring, John Tickell is a doctor, author, television personality, and a fantastic presenter and public speaker. He currently appears on his own health and wellbeing show called Love, Laugh and Eat Your Way to 100 on PBS Network.

Dr John Tickell is a different kind of Medical Doctor. He makes things happen and gets results. Internationally acclaimed presenter, Dr John has been chosen as the "Best Take Home Value" in Health, Stress Management, People Risk, Longevity, by arguably the widest reaching and most trustworthy Media Group in the world -  PBS  - whose reach is via 360 TV channels across America.

Key Points

  • Dr John is an entertaining and highly rated presenter, having worked in Australian Business for 30 years.
  • Worked with over 50% of Australia's Top 100 Companies, and many grateful SMEs.
  • Meaningfully engages audiences from the Boardrooms to miners under the ground.
  • Makes a difference, by embracing the three skills of Self Management - Dr John's A C E skills, Activity, Coping & Eating.
  • "In my opinion, Dr John has changed more people's lives for the better than any other person, ever" - Corporate Doctor
  • Has presented in 15 Countries around the world for the prestigious YPOs ( Young Presidents Organisation ).
  • Australia's #1 Author - millions of sales worldwide, New York published.
  • Company Programs in conjunction with Tony Smith, Specialist Business Risk and Compliance Management, and co-author of "Put the 'H' in O,H &S"
  • Puts the 'F' back into 'LIFE" - Family, Fun, Friendships and Faith.


Doctor, author, television personality, and renowned speaker Dr John Tickell has received international acclaim for his seminars and conference presentations entitled Stress and Success Beyond 2000. To date, he regularly speaks on a variety of topics, including everything from achieving and dealing with success in business to living well in one’s personal life. Often cited with single-handedly changing lives, John is influential and inspiring, making a fantastic presenter and public speaker for small executive groups, CEOs, and larger audiences alike.

John Tickell’s career actually started as a football player for AFL team Hawthorn in the 60’s. Since then, he has gone on to develop several businesses, including the Hyatt Coolum on the Sunshine Coast the Heritage Golf and Country Resort in the Yarra Valley, which was designed by world-renowned golfer Jack Nicklaus. He has been rated as one of the top 10 speakers in the world, and has had the opportunity to speak at the American Million Dollar Round Table Insurance Conference twice. A much loved television personality, John also regularly appears on Channel 9’s hit show Celebrity Overhaul.

For over 25 years, John Tickell has researched how people around the world eat and live to support longevity and an overall sense of well-being. He has translated this knowledge not only to his invigorating presentations, but also best-selling books, including The Great Australian Diet: Recipe Book, Every Woman’s Guide to Weight Loss, 91 Days that Can Change Your Life and the ever-popular Laughter, Sex, Vegetables and Fish.

He has also constructed an 8 part video collection titled The Classic Education and Training Program, and co-authored a book with golfer Jack Nicklaus titled Golf and Life.

Dr John Tickell has worked with small executive groups, CEOs and large audiences (over 6,000 people) and can tailor his presentation to your business requirements. However, one thing is clear - after a dynamic hour with Dr John Tickell you will walk away with a different, exciting and challenging world view.

In the workplace, the Good Doctor offers his successful "Complete Performance Package"

P O W E R - Professional Presentations.

Owner - Dr John has co-owned business employing hundreds of people, especially in tourism, and knows their habits, their wants and needs.

Worker - The Doc has worked ever since the age of 15, selling lollies at the Glenferrie Oval, at Coles in the school holidays, then at University, and as a Medical Doctor, Obstetrician and Specialist Sports Physician, becoming an H2 motivator with groups and businesses all over the land, and has zero plans to re - tire. You're tired, why would you want to get re tired ?

Experience - many decades of experience dealing with, and helping people in all walks of life - relates well to Women, one wife, married 42 years to the best teacher and personal trainer in Australia, 3 daughters, 4 grand daughters, delivered 400 babies, looked after their Mums for months, years as a G P. - and to Men - 2 sons, 4 grandsons, played and won 2 grand finals, played AFL with "The Hawthorn Hawks", club Doctor with 3 different teams, coached by Hafey, Barassi - part owner Melbourne Cup winner.

Entertainment - "I've never seen someone change people's lives in 60 minutes, and be more fun than Seinfeld" - Education Chairman, World Presidents Organisation. Travelled and on stage with business icons, Trump, Branson, Schwarzkopf, Hopkins, Presidents of USA, USSR.

Research - Dr John offers to professionally conduct your 6 month "pilot study"- worked alongside the largest re- insurer in the world.

"Stress and Mental Disabilities" now in the Top 3 claims. Cancer - claims rising fast in industry. 'Sick Leave' - $3.5 m per 1,000 employees!

Results - positive results are guaranteed.

“Healthy People are Safer People” - Dr John Tickell


Presentation Topics
  • The Nine Secrets of Winning in Business and in Life
  • Coping in a Changing World 
  • Put the Life Back in Your Business
  • The Stress of Success
  • A Passion for Living 
  • Laughter, Sex, Vegetables and Fish 
  • Live Younger, Live Better, Live Longer 
  • Champions and the Others 
  • What’s the Difference?

For Your Company, Group or Organisation -

1. Dr John's Quickie Breakfast Burst, or over lunch or dinner !
2. The 'One Hour Special' at your Conference, Annual Meeting, or your Group or Organisation's monthly, quarterly meeting.
3. The dynamic, 3 hour, 'Interactive Workshop' - with Dr John's special Workbooks and follow-up

Famous Dr Tickell Topic Presentation Titles -

"The Stress of Success"
"The Nine Secrets of Winning in Business and in Life"
"Everything in Moderation except Laughter, Sex, Vegetables & Fish"

Health and Safety - Safety and Health

"Put the 'H' in O,H &S"
"Safety or Health or Both?"

"Better People make Better Companies"


“Dr John Tickell’s message is so strong that he may well change the way you live – and influence how long you live. I watched his presentation at the World Masters in 1997 and was so impressed I booked him for our annual sales conference. Dr Tickell’s recipes for better living are served up with freshness and wit.”
Telecom NZ Directories
“Full of content and provided practical take-home information”
Air New Zealand
“Ideal mix of information and entertainment”
“A marvellous end to our two day conference. Kept everyone awake and inspired.”
Local Government Association
“Excellent – who would have thought that health could be so hilarious? Tickell was a fantastic performer.”
Computer Results Team
“Excellent – easy to deal with, very amusing but with a punchy message. Our managers really enjoyed his presentation, with plenty of takeaway.”
State Super Financial Services
“Very obliging and entertaining – highly recommended. Suited our needs perfectly.”
Fairfax Community Press
“Excellent.  Dr Tickell’s talk was both informative and entertaining.  Delegates were conscious of his presentation for days afterwards.”
Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA)
“Our delegates said they could have listened to him for hours, and the fact that he stayed on during the morning to answer questions was also appreciated.”
PR Conference Consultants
“Excellent.  Our clients loved John’s presentation, full of humour but containing a very valuable message for all of us.”
Rancie Butler Financial Services
“Entertaining and relevant to the audience.  John Tickell managed to win over a jaded and cynical audience.”
Arnold Bloch Leibler
“Excellent.  John’s address was a very good balance of medical advice, lifestyle, business and family advice mixed with humour.  Just the style of presentation our team needed.”
Wagga Motors Pty Ltd
“Dr John, the evaluation sheets said it all...ten out of ten! Your ability to re-ignite our desire to enhance our lives and strengthen our willpower was most impressive - again, congratulations.”
General Motors
“Brilliantly presented and timely in light of the amount of change and pressure on people today.”
British Petroleum
'”Thank you for an outstanding job.”
Merrill Lynch
“Dr Tickell's hour on stage was extremely valuable and so different - in fact I would say unique. The most talked about session at our meeting.”
Embassy Suites
“Why did we invite the Doctor back? Because of the huge impact he has. Several years after his first presentation they're still doing what he told them to do, and with great results. That's truly amazing!”
Million Dollar Round Table
“The most meaningful session at our conference. Even the most cynical delegates were influenced. The quality of life of our people will be greatly improved by Dr Tickell's contribution.”
Institution of Banking and Finance
“The real test of a speaker is how often you look at your watch - and I didn't.”
University Chairman, Young Presidents Organisation
“A great way to open our conference. Impossible to do better.”
Association of Medical Practice Managers
“150 School Principals can't be wrong! The evaluations were unanimous in their applause and praise of your presentation - thank you.”
Combined Districts School Principals Conference
“Absolutely perfect for our health product launch.”
Roche Pharmaceuticals
“The Doctor was simply the best. He outrated all the other world class presenters and the practical 'to-go' advice was superb.”
World Masters of Business Congress
“Outstanding! Professional, funny, enthusiastic and inspirational. Pitched at exactly the right level for clients at our Corporate Golf Day Lunch. Our thanks to Dr Tickell for yet another sensational program.”
“Dr Tickell 's presentation was excellent. His enthusiasm, delivery style and message reached everyone in our audience and he proved to be a major highlight of the weekend. Many of our guests came back for his books or just to talk with him after the event. He was a great hit.”
“John Tickell is my hero! Give him 2 hours next year”
Alliance Division of NSW
“A suburb speaker, well received and respected by all in attendance”
Mortgage Support Services
Most enjoyable presenter on a serious topic. Great health tips with the ability to look holistically at your body and the common health issues that arise.”
Nissan Motor Co (Australia) Pty Ltd
“Excellent. An outstanding presentation. Our conference theme focused on well-being and, after three rather gruelling days, registrants left the conference with a wonderful sense of optimism, well-being and control over their personal and professional lives. Dr John delivered a wonderful blend of humour, practical advice and personal challenges. We wanted a great opening and a great closing and we got both.”
Bendigo Area Principals Conference
“Dr Tickell has a true gift in delivering the perfect keynote on health and wellbeing. Our advisers most definitely took something home from this session.”
Colonial First State Marketing
“Excellent. Energy and content were fantastic. Mixed well with the attendees. I would recommend him highly at every opportunity.”
Macquarie Regional Radio

Excellent  John was incredible. He engaged the entire audience from start to finish. His ability to mix wit and humour, with hard facts surrounding a serious topic of health was entertaining and inspiring, prompting all in the audience to reflect on their own situation.
The CEO Circle 



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