The men behind the confidence

PATRICK DUFFY

With an impressive career spanning over 30 years in the theatre with a dedicated focus on Improvisation, Patrick is easily considered one of Australasia’s most successful and dedicated performers.

He is the only performer to have held the title of National Theatresports Champion for both NZ and Australia and was one of the founding members of NZ’s Improv company ‘The Court Jesters’, was instrumental in the creation of the Southern hemisphere’s largest street theatre celebration the ‘World Buskers Festival’ and performs throughout Australasia, Asia, Canada, The States and Europe.
His involvement with various professional Theatres, ranges from actor to director, devisor of his own works, and included stints as both set and costume designer, he has also gained international recognition and success as a multi award winner at the WOW Wearable Art awards.

With 30 years experience and a Cert.IV qualification in Workplace training and assessment Patrick runs workshops in the corporate sector for companies such as NAB, Fastway, Ford, and IOOF
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Geoff Paine

GP Bio pic newGeoff Paine is a freelance writer, performer, MC, and producer of corporate events, training films and TV and stage productions through his company, Ready to Roll.

As an MC, Geoff has worked with some of the biggest names in retail, banking, pharmacauticals, government and education. He’s got a Cert V in Workplace Training and Assessment, as well as countless hours creatively directing leaders and their teams in setting and achieving goals.

He has worked as a professional improvisor (winning the national titles in Sydney) and specialises in making live events live.

His studies in Neuroscience have given him insight into how people think and behave (as well as a tendency to crap on and on about it).