Artist Detail - BBC Entertainment
Glen has the distinction of playing in three AFL grand finals for two premierships, earning four club champion awards, playing over 300 AFL matches and being selected as an all-Australian in 1994 & 1995. After a stellar career, Glen announced his retirement in 2004, Bowing out as club games record holder of the West Coast Eagles with 276, Jakovich was recognized as a true great of the game with life membership of the AFL in his final year.
His success as a player, respect as a community and media personality and passion for Australian football provides him with the smorgasbord of experiences from which he presents.
Glen Jakovich is one of Western Australiaís highest profile AFL players and sporting identities. Mix his strong playing presence with his impressive communication skills, and you have the makings of an excellent guest speaker.
Testimonial - Michelle Spence, Salvation Army
Glen was very accommodating and wonderful with the audience as he signed jumpers, books & had numerous photos taken.
Testimonial - Prime Health
He rolled up to the event early and mingled with our guests and staff which was greatly appreciated His speech was relevant and demonstrated ample preparation and he finished with a funny story which connected with our audience.
Testimonial - Neil Sutherland, Bluescope Steel
Glen gave a good talk for 40 minutes which kept the gathering pretty well enthralled and listening. It was great to see him arrive early and get involved with meeting the customers he also stayed after the event and mixed in well with the crowd. Overall he was great addition to the night.