Penny Mallory is a former Rally Champion, World Rally Car Driver and a member of the Ford Rally Team. She is also a TV presenter fronting programmes such as Driven, Daybreak, The Road Show, The Car Show, Classic Car Show, World Rally Championship and Accident Blackspots. Penny co-presented Channel 4’s World Rally Championship programme until it was taken over by ITV in 2004. Here we have a precision stunt driver playing both ‘Papa and Nicole’ in one of the famous Renault Clio commercials.
She co-anchored Channel 4’s motoring programme ‘Driven’ alongside Mike Brewer and Jason Plato and Accident Black Spot. Penny also presented “Classic Car Club” for Discovery with Edd China, Tony Mason and Alex Riley. Here was an ‘out of control’ young person who eventually hit rock bottom. Penny’s tumultuous journey from living in a homeless hostel to becoming a champion rally driver has provided her with a unique viewpoint on life. Her powerful story is emotional, humorous and uplifting and demonstrates the ferocity of the human spirit in its quest for happiness and success. Penny was a co-host with Jason Dawe on the Used Car Roadshow, which is broadcast on ITV4 and Men & Motors. Thanks to a ‘defining moment’ she managed to Take Control of her life and became a champion Rally Driver, TV Presenter, Motivational Speaker and Author.
40 min Keynote: Take Control – Using the analogy of rally driving, Penny Mallory drives the audience through her ‘Nine Special Stages’ to achieve lasting success. Entertaining and interactive, the Keynote focuses on how to make significant changes to your life. A thoroughly inspirational book that will help you to Take Control of your life! Based on Penny’s experience, from an ‘out of control’ young person, this book tells how she ‘Took Control’ and became a champion Rally Driver, TV Presenter and Motivational Speaker. Her life’s lessons form the basis of her message to you and how you can make your unimaginable dreams come true. This is a real and practical book, full of energy, hope and inspiration…it’s a ‘must have’ book if you are feeling that you have lost your purpose or direction in life.
40 Min Keynote: A Winning Mentality
The psychology of success. When it comes to winning, what sets one outstanding performance apart from another? It’s usually in the mental approach. A qualified Cognitive Behavioural therapist, Penny delivers this fascinating Keynote which delves into the power of the mind and shows the audience how can they start to use their own minds to change outcomes and improve their own success rates immediately. This powerful book is for everyone interested in upping their game in every aspect of their life. She dispels the myth that elite performers are ‘special’ and that you possess all the qualities you need to be at the top of your game; you just haven’t discovered them yet.
“Penny wowed our Coca Cola team. She inspired everyone, and cleverly weaved together personal anecdotes with live feedback from the audience. She made a real difference to our event. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Penny for any corporate event.” Simon Miles, Digital Director Coca Cola Enterprises.
Clients include: Coca Cola, Ocado, Volkswagen, HPI, Jaguar, BMW, Honda, Metsec, Audi, Proctor & Gamble, Airbus, AutoGlass, P&O, Ford, British Salvage Auction, Sony, Blackberry, Mercedes Benz, Everywoman, Paris Smith, Peugeot, Suzuki, More People, Jenson, ACFO, Nissan, Exchange & Mart, Sheila’s Wheels, GM, Equity Insurance.