Michelle Ahern

Head of Marketing TEDxSydney


Michelle is a writer and communications specialist with over 20 years’ experience in communications, marketing, and content creation. Her communications business Agent Blonde seeks to support community-focused, social enterprises and NFP organisations create positive and lasting change.

Lover of poetry, philosophy and getting to the guts of any conversation, Michelle is a straight talker who can never keep a straight face. In 2020 she published her first collection of poetry Counting You to Pieces and in 2021 became the newly appointed Head of Marketing for TEDxSydney.



A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words

Ever wondered what a TEDx Talk would look like. I don't mean re-watching a video of the talk, I mean an actual picture of the talk?! TEDxSydney has been...


Fuelling Change in Australian Workplaces

Taking a moment to make a simple change to your work can unlock new ways of thinking. This is why, in partnership with LinkedIn, we have challenged their ‘Changemakers’...


The Power of Company Culture

It might be the most critical ‘c word’ of our generation. And it’s not COVID. We’re talking culture. Often defined as a set of shared values, goals, attitudes and practices...

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