- One Of The Top After Dinner Speakers In The Country
- Clean, Topical & Extremely Funny
John Welch an accomplished after dinner speaker, and no less than five newspapers including a full page article by the Daily Mail have recognised John Welch’s rise to fame as one of the top After Dinner Speakers in the country.
He is firmly established as a professional with a tremendous track record and material that is clean, topical and extremely funny.
Having been full time on the professional speaking circuit for over 16 years John is constantly updating his material to suit modern day requirements. He will work to any brief whether it’s a large formal dinner, Conferences, Presentation or Sporting dinners. A speaker you can rely on to entertain your clients, a safe pair of hands in today’s climate whatever the audience. With his own brand of humour and endless fund of stories he is in great demand.
After serving as a non-commissioned officer in the Coldstream Guards, often supervising at the ‘Changing of the Guard’ at Buckingham Palace and taking part in the ceremony of Trooping the colour’, he then joined a well known international business systems company. But, such was the demand for his services as a speaker it was soon to become his full-time profession.
He is truly International, having spoken at dinners in South Africa, Dubai, Qatar, France, Holland, and Spain. He travels many miles per year in the UK with regular visits to Isle of Man, Jersey, Guernsey, Scotland and Northern Ireland. He is the ultimate performer; his timing and delivery are acknowledged by his fellow professionals to be one of the best.
The key word with John is versatility. Not only does his client list read as the who’s who of British industry and commerce he is equally at home with sporting scene. He has many times worked alongside some of today’s sporting legends, where after they have spoken; he has climaxed the evening with lots of laughter. Top sporting celebrities look forward to working with John.
The many prestigious venues where he has entertained include, The Grosvenor, Gleneagles and Turnberry Hotels, The London Hilton, The Royal Lancaster, The Royal Garden, The Savoy, Claridges, The Connaught Rooms and The Café Royal.
Top companies who have called upon John to provide entertainment for their clients include Shell UK, Lloyds, Nat West and Barclays Banks, IBM, TNT, Courtaulds, RAC, Powergen, British Telecom, British Gas, Interflora, Tarmac, McAlpine, Whitbread, Cannon UK, BMW, Rover, Ford, Volvo, Mercedes, Scania, Volkswagon, Mitsubishi, British Steel, Securicor, Nestl’e UK, BTR, Norweb, Thorn UK, Eagle Star, BLF, Lombard, Pirelli, Dunlop, ECC, Forward Trust, Girobank, BOC, Bass, Kellogg’s, Halfords, Travis Perkins, National Tyres, Axa Insurance, Tricity Bendix along with many others.
John is a very keen golfer and is also very suited to golf audiences and proving very popular on the “after dinner circuit” at Golf clubs around the country.