SPEAKER & COACH
Maria Tran is an experienced speaker and energetic emcee, TV presenter that runs workshops for various corporate companies and not-for-profit organisations within the social welfare, arts, community, and health sector.
She hosted TV shows such as Vietlish TV! (2008-2010), Foxtel’s Chatterbox TV (2013), Foodlicious (2013).
Maria spoke at TedxSydney with “We need to Embrace Conflict” in 2017, was a panelist speaker at the 2021 Refugee Alternatives Conference, guest speaker/ presenter for Australian Film Television & Radio School (AFTRS) National Talent Camp in 2018, guest lecturer at The Australian National University for the conference “Creative Industries, Youth Culture & Identity Politics in South East Asia’, keynote speaker at ‘yLead’ in 2018 amongst others.
As a side hobby, she also mcee hosted over five dozen weddings through Australian Wedding Entertainment; emcee hosted the Sun Lantern Festival, Melbourne & Miss Crown Asia Beauty Pageant in 2014.
“It was wonderful to meet and work with Maria Tran as a guest MC at the Miss Crown Asia event. She was a professional from the beginning to the end. Here's a handful of words to describe her: flexible, accommodating, friendly, professional, quick-witted, intuitive, and hilarious. She was also highly engaging and humorous in her delivery at the event, especially holding audience's attention captive the entire time she was on stage!”