Jon White is just one of the amazing people I work with & know who is a fantastic speaker

MEET SOME OF MY AMAZING SPEAKER FRIENDS!!!

Fiona Scott
7 min readMay 3, 2024

I recently shared the fact that I’d launched Scott Media Speakers really as a way to celebrate some of the wonderful people I work with — and know. As a journalist who is also a business woman, I count myself so lucky to have shared 1000s of stories over a career spanning almost 40 years.

What remains constant is the fact that the most extraordinary stories lie within the most ordinary people — or seemingly ordinary people. While we can be very obsessed with A-listers who are celebrities from musicians, to actors, to artists to athletes to footballers to people who are famous for just apparently being famous — there’s actually a celebrity in everybody.

I don’t diss famous people at all, massive good luck to them. There is a huge responsibility on people who are famous to manage their fame and their fans and that comes with both great benefits and not so great aspects.

Yet we are all celebrities. It really is that simple. If everyone takes a moment to stop, think or even to talk to people in their own community, they will, like me, never cease to be amazed by the power, bravery, joy, selflessness that exists in every single community on every street, in every town, village, city globally.

Journalists tend to know this and we often get frustrated when we cannot tell such stories (because it…

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Fiona Scott

Fiona has been a UK journalist for more than 30 years as well as being a freelance tv producer director. She’s also had her own media consultancy since 2008.