Sharen Kenny has had a successful thirty year career in the Fashion and Television industries.
Based in Europe for 15 years, Sharen has worked for many of the world’s leading international and Australian brands and magazine publications as well as presented on national and local television.
Queensland Weekender – Guest Presenter, Seven Network.
Gold Coast City Council CSA Segments in “The Great South East” – Presenter, Seven Network.
The Shak, Kids Show – Guest Presenter, Nine Network.
Cash Bonanza Game Show – Hostess with Larry Emdur, Grundy Television for Nine Network.
TVSN -TV Shopping Network – Presenter, Foxtel.
NRA Fashion Design Awards – Hostess, Nine Network.
Mornings with Kerri-Anne – Guest Advertorial Presenter, Nine Network.
9am with David and Kim - Guest Advertorial Presenter, Ten Network.
Nature’s Own Age Renewal DVD – Presenter.
Vision – Urban Development Website Video – Presenter.
Sunshine Coast Health Foundation TVC - Presenter.
For over 25 years, Sharen has regularly filled 100%, Hero and Featured Extra roles in TVC’s for a wide variety of leading brand names. She is well regarded for her professional conduct and performance.
In 2010 Sharen turned her hand to Documentary Television Production, reaching the milestone of having her first documentary “The Great Australian Campdraft” go to air on ABC 1 in 2012.
2016 was a big year for Sharen, where several international productions utilised her skills as a producer to assist with their location shoots in Queensland.
“Kitten Impossible” is a Documentary program by Middlechild Productions for Channel 4 in the UK. Sharen came on as Producer for the Qld shoot and worked alongside Director Ian Withnall to see what was a complex production go exactly according to plan.
Sharen also worked as an Associate Producer for WAGT TV on a large scale shoot for the famous Discovery International series “How Do they Do it”. Sharen worked tightly with the London based WAG TV team to make the project a resounding success.
In between international productions Sharen is Palatine Productions liaison for Prospero Productions various shows, like “Outback Truckers” and “Outback Pilots” where she works to assist the Prospero team in scheduling and organising various shoots around Australia.
Channel Nine also came knocking with a long running shoot for “This Time Next Year”. Sharen managed the Palatine Productions “Brisbane Bureau” and assisted the Sydney office with organising and running our shoots, equipment requirements and data delivery.
2015 saw Sharen co-producing her second feature documentary ”The Polocrosse Story” together with Director Ian Withnall. The Polocrosse Association of Australia commissioned Palatine Productions to produce the documentary for national and international DVD distribution. “The Polocrosse Story” tells the rich story of our uniquely Australian equine sport, started in 1939 by the Hirst Family.
Sharen is currently working on several broadcast projects for Palatine Productions, a company she co-founded with Director Ian Withnall.
Sharen has produced many high end corporate projects through Palatine Productions for clients such as Brisbane Arcade, Sake Brisbane, Tourism Events Qld, Australian Stockman’s Hall Of Fame, Paradise Lagoons Campdraft, Toowong Village, Perri Cutten and Qld Water Infrastructure.
Live Fashion and Event Host
Sharen is a highly experienced Compere and MC. She combines excellent Event Management, Styling, Model Casting and Organisational skills with a warm and professional hosting style.
Some of her clients include David Jones, Myer, Perri Cutten, Toowong Village, Bally, In-Style Magazine, Sirromet Winery Melbourne Cup Event, Brisbane Arcade, Mercedes Benz Fashion Festival, Westfield, Donna Hay, Roberto Cavalli for Target, AMP Capital, Youngcare, Konica Minolta, Qld Bridal Expo and Reebok Australia.
She possesses excellent communication and people skills and works with confidence and ease.
Sharen has worked at a high level in the Sydney Events Industry as part of the legendary Tom Rutherford Team – planning, catering and managing events at The Sydney Opera House, Fox Studios, Liquidity and other prime locations. Her clients included Vogue Magazine, Escada, Guess Watches, Network Ten, Australian Idol, Channel V, Layne Beachley, Heineken and MBF.
Sharen is a passionate horsewoman. Her other interests include: Natural Therapies, Yoga, Sailing, Tennis, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Camping and 4WDriving.