Anna Whiteley is the host of IMG’s golf magazine television show “Golfing World”. The show is broadcast to more than 35 international broadcasters across the globe, including Fox Sports, Sky Sports, and Golf Channel. Her job sees Anna travelling the world on both the PGA and European Tour, where she conducts exclusive player interviews, exposes viewers to instructional tips from the pros, and discovers many of the finest golfing destinations on the planet.
Since Anna Whiteley started her career, her duties have expanded exponentially. These days, she also plays host to Sky Sports’ “Golf Sixes” tournament together with Vernon Kay. She was also on the European Tour’s weekly “Season Pass” show where she reported on the 2016 Ryder Cup for the European Tour. Anna Whiteley also makes regular live appearances on Golf Channel in the USA as their European Tour expert.
Anna Whiteley, when it comes to her educational credentials, sports a First Class Honours degree in Media, Communication and Culture, and Performing Arts. Sporting a passion for music and live performance, Anna is nevertheless smitten by golf and has a handicap of 16.
When Anna Whiteley is not appearing before the camera covering something golf-related, she may be found reporting for The Wimbledon Channel and Radio and has co-hosted the Champions Tennis at The Royal Albert Hall in London.
A seasoned, experienced compare, Anna Whiteley has traveled the world hosting live events and Questions and Answer sessions. Amongst the names in sport and entertainment interviewed she counts Bill Murray, Rory McIlroy, and Michael Phelps, to name but a few.
Anna Whiteley, during her career thus far, has a number of career highlights that include Q&A with Justin Rose at a MasterCard event, Host at the ‘Pre-Cannes film festival’, presenting and Q&A for the Hilton Honours, and hosting the Ladies British Masters Price presentation ceremony.
Although not a speaker in the traditional sense of the word, Anna Whiteley is available for the following engagements:
“I have had the pleasure of working with Anna over the last two years. Her engaging and enthusiastic personality combined with a clear knowledge of the sport of golf makes her highly effective in the media world. I particularly like the different angles she takes, and her eloquent and clear style really adds value.”
“We chose Anna as our presenter for Golfing World because of her unusual combination of complete professionalism with natural presence in front of the camera. There’s no artificial ‘TV presenter face’ switch that flicks – she is very much at home and relaxed on screen, regardless of the nature of the job. Whether it’s filming links for the show, a time pressured interview with a major star or presenting live at an event, Anna can handle a variety of different roles with skill and poise. She is always well prepared for interviews and is also a complete pleasure to work with – switched-on, adaptable and smart. She has worked for us on a variety of different projects in a range of roles and has always impressed. I have no hesitation in recommending her as a TV presenter, event host and interviewer.”