REB judge

Shelly Horton

TV Journalist and Founder
ShellShocked Media

Shelly is a journalist, TV presenter and MC, and she runs her own company, ShellShocked Media, where she teaches media and presentation training.
Working in the media, Shelly has had moments that have knocked her to the ground. So, through research and a truckload of therapy, she’s developed techniques to flex her resilience muscle and confidently bounce back.

Shelly will give you the confidence tips and tricks to nail your next presentation and how to apply those skills in everyday life. Maybe it’s speaking up at a team meeting, making small talk at a networking event or having a difficult conversation with a colleague?

Imagine walking into every situation knowing “You got this!” Her tailored approach to unleashing your confidence will help you kick doubt to the curb so you can speak up, step up and shine.

Shelly knows how to present client messages but weave them into her own cheeky and honest delivery. She knows what it takes to be a good MC. Her keynote speeches, presented here and overseas, are motivating, practical  and uplifting.

For nearly five years, Shelly has appeared weekly on Channel 9’s TODAY, TODAY EXTRA, 3pm News and Weekend TODAY delivering opinion segments.

She’s the lifestyle presenter for 9Honey; the host of 9Honey’s Talking Honey; He Said/She Said; and Married At First Sight’s spin-off show, Talking Married.

She’s an ambassador for the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Too Good and Pink Hope.

Her 25-year career highlights include 11 years reporting for the ABC, eight years as a presenter on Channel Seven, six years as a journalist at Fairfax and five years as the South Pacific correspondent for Entertainment Tonight USA.