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Speaker Bio

Lucy Bloom is an award-winning leader and speaker. She’s a change maker, exceptional communicator and business fixer with the best mohawk in the business.

Lucy led an advertising agency for 20 years before she became the CEO of a brand new women’s health organisation, funding a network of hospitals in Ethiopia.

She then went on to transform a Cambodian children’s charity as its first CEO. She is the creator of the world’s first childbirth education program for men run in local pubs all over Australia and she’s the first and only Aussie named in the world top 30 #socialceos.

Lucy’s top-selling memoir, Get the Girls Out, was published by HarperCollins in 2019 to rave reviews.

You will find her challenging and entertaining in equal measure, with humor tied into a powerful business message. Lucy Bloom is a rule breaker, idea maker and momentum creator.

Lucy Bloom is the first and only Australian to be listed in the world’s top 30 #socialceos
She was a founding director and CEO of Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia (Australia), going from volunteer to CEO in 8 years.

Her knack for social media brought a niche charity in Australia a monthly post reach of more than 20M. Her social media clients report instant results. Even Facebook HQ has called on her expertise

  • Lucy Bloom is a branding expert, accomplished photographer and art director
  • She is a recipient of a Kindness Award from the Wake Up Project
  • Lucy is the winner of the 2015 Women’s Agenda Emerging Leader in the not-for-profit Sector Award
  • She was a finalist in the Agenda Setter category of the 2016 Women’s Agenda Leadership Awards
  • Lucy has been nominated many times and named a finalist twice in the Telstra Business Woman of the Year Awards
  • She is the Winner of a Weekly Award for Best Talk at the Adelaide Fringe Festival 2019.

Lucy Bloom is the creator of the world’s first childbirth education program for men, which is run in pubs all over Australia. She is the author of the best selling book which accompanies the program, Cheers to Childbirth

She is often called on to provide comment in mainstream media on a wide range of subjects such as gender equality, social media, leadership and international aid.

She’s a member of Women on Boards and Professional Speakers Australia, Lucy is on the executive committee of Coogee Chamber of Commerce and one day will run for Mayor of Randwick

Lucy is an energetic conference speaker whose style is fast-paced and fun, and whose presentations are chock-full of take-home learnings to apply to work and life contexts.

Her speaker areas of expertise include themes which apply broad business issues, leadership, high-performance teams, entrepreneurialism and intrapreneurialsm, communication, innovation, social media success and career inspiration for events where delegates are ready to change themselves and the world.

Lucy Bloom speaks from experience and from the heart, is a member of the Professional Speakers Association and has been a conference speaker for more than 15 years.

From the minute Lucy spoke, the whole audience was captivated. Her ability to incorporate humour and compassion into a clear business message is unlike no other. Lucy Bloom is a highly recommended speaker. Tim Carroll, National Partnership Manager, ANZ Bank

LUCY’S EXPERT TOPICS INCLUDE

  • Doing business differently
  • Trust
  • Failure
  • Courage
  • Maverick thinking
  • Resilience and transformation
  • Connection and engagement

LUCY PRESENTS MASTERCLASSES ON

  • How to innovate with maverick thinking
  • How to use words to persuade
  • How to lead fast-paced micro-team
  • Nailing social media with heart Sto
  • Storytelling
  • Leadership skills for every team member
  • How to write funny

Keynote Topics

  • MAVERICK THINKING
  • THE TRUST TRIFECTA
  • DOING BUSINESS DIFFERENTLY
  • EMBRACING CHANGE
  • EVERYDAY COURAGE
Keynote Topic #1

    MAVERICK THINKING

     

    Discover how to identify the elements of a maverick idea, have the courage to develop them, gain momentum behind them and launch them into the world – or present them to your boss. Learn how to create, distil and pursue maverick ideas with clarity and focus in a fast-changing, ever-moving digital age.

Keynote Topic #2

    THE TRUST TRIFECTA

     

    Trust is hard-earned and easily lost yet it underpins so much of our commercial and personal success. Understand the neuroscience of giving and receiving trust and learn how to develop and hold the trust of your customers and colleagues with the lessons learned in this valuable presentation.

Keynote Topic #3

    DOING BUSINESS DIFFERENTLY

    Lucy will take you on a roller coaster ride of fascinating experiences and business learnings from a 25-year career as a master communicator, world changer and trailblazer. Discover how to do business differently, why fun should be a factor in your strategic plan, why kindness and optimism feed your bottom line and how ordinary people do the extraordinary.

     

      • WeSpeak Global
        12/14/2021 at 10:22 am

        From the moment Lucy spoke, the whole audience was captivated. Her ability to entwine humour and compassion into a clear business message is like no other. Lucy Bloom is a highly recommended speaker.

        Tim Carroll, National Partnership Manager, ANZ

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      • WeSpeak Global
        12/06/2021 at 10:26 am

        According to one of our longest-standing members, Lucy Bloom is the best keynote speaker we have ever had at a state conference – and that member has attended all 30 of them.
        Danica Leys, CEO, CWA NSW

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      • WeSpeak Global
        11/16/2021 at 10:25 am

        Lucy’s presentation was amazing: a perfect mix of inspirational and pragmatic and I think it is safe to say ‘our sector has never experienced anything quite like that presentation before’ which made it perfect!

        Darlene Harrison
        Australian Institute of Sport

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      • WeSpeak Global
        11/08/2021 at 10:23 am

        Thank you Lucy Bloom for the funniest inspiring speech ever! I could have listened to you speak all day. You were insightful, articulate and on point. You managed to weave humour into every angle to have the whole crowd’s attention the entire time. Amazing! Thank you, thank you.

        Danni Petkovic, ArtsHub

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      • WeSpeak Global
        10/04/2021 at 10:24 am

        Our guests raved about how inspired Lucy left them all feeling. She is high energy and unapologetically direct. Her content and delivery was pitch perfect for the group of business leaders we were hosting.

        Bel Quince
        Commonwealth Bank

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      • WeSpeak Global
        10/03/2021 at 10:25 am

        Lucy delivers riveting, whip-smart insights into work and life with humour and refreshing candour. Delegates were spellbound by her energy and ability to connect. Suzan Williams, Stage Queensland

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      • WeSpeak Global
        06/15/2021 at 10:26 am

        There’s no other speaker like Lucy Bloom: fast, funny and so relatable with business experience in spades. Lucy handles virtual events with energy and fun, leaving the audience right where we want them: motivated and inspired. Peanut Productions for 7 Eleven

      • WeSpeak Global
        06/11/2021 at 10:23 am

        A huge number of the attendees have said that Lucy’s speech was the highlight of their entire day. Thank you for being so engaging and well prepared!

        Courtney Lawler, SheLeads, Canberra

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      • WeSpeak Global
        06/07/2021 at 10:28 am

        We worked with Lucy for the closing keynote speech for our annual graduate program at Deloitte. After a full day of learning Lucy re-energised the audience, weaving key messages from throughout the day into an inspiring and entertaining presentation. Our graduates said Lucy was the highlight of the program. Ebony King, Deloitte

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      • WeSpeak Global
        03/09/2021 at 6:00 pm

        Lucy is an authentic, vulnerable, funny speaker who creates ripples of change when she speaks. I love Lucy’s ability to craft her messaging to make the content highly relevant with just the right amount of controversial to start the conversation. Sarah Nally | Wired for Wonder

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      • WeSpeak Global
        02/12/2021 at 6:02 pm

        “Lucy connects with her audience. She tells powerful stories of human tenacity, inspiring all with her insight into the human spirit. Lucy Bloom is an A-lister who delivers impact and insight every time.” Bernard Salt Former Partner, KPMG

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      • WeSpeak Global
        01/19/2021 at 6:01 pm

        Lucy impressed us all with her fast-paced, vibrant and thoroughly entertaining presentation. She is a wonderful storyteller; she delivers her messages with candour, humour and a realness that is often missing from the corporate circuit. Mark Hewitt GM, Australian Finance Group

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      • WeSpeak Global
        11/02/2020 at 6:02 pm

        Lucy Bloom has an amazing life story … THIS is what resonated so strongly with me and our 80+ conference audience, and is what makes her a powerhouse keynote speaker. She’s also a really decent and grounded human! Amanda Webb Dress for Success Sydney

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      • WeSpeak Global
        10/18/2020 at 10:28 am

        Lucy opened the show in Barcelona to a packed theatre of industry professionals from all over the world and she did not disappoint! The pace was fast and her content so relatable. There was not one phone fiddler in the room as Lucy held our full attention and challenged us to do business differently.
        Mandy Torrens, Reed Exhibitions

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      • WeSpeak Global
        09/18/2020 at 6:00 pm

        That was the best Zoom call I have ever been on! Analyst, Deloitte

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        02/12/2020 at 6:01 pm

        Your presentation in Fiji was fantastic. Thanks for getting involved with the team over dinner and drinks. We’ve not had this before and a lot of people have let me know that the opportunity to connect with you personally was the highlight of the event.Michael Winter GM, Alliance Insurance

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