Aldwyn Altuney is a photojournalist with 35 years experience in TV, radio, print and online media.
Known as the Media Queen, she hosts several online TV shows and the Techwebcast podcast, which has had over 1 million downloads in the past 8 years.
Born in Sydney and based on the Gold Coast since 2000, Aldwyn runs AA Xposé Media, which offers public relations packages and the worldwide Mass Media Mastery training program.
She is an actress in theatre, short films, TV commercials and feature films and runs workshops on How to Gain $1M Worth of Free Publicity across Australia.
Passionate about raising awareness, appreciation and respect for animals, she founded the world’s first Animal Action Day in 2007.
She has since run 12 annual events, raising millions of dollars worth of free publicity for different animal charities each year.
She is passionate about promoting more good news stories in the mass media to help decrease depression and suicide rates worldwide.
She set up a Global Good News Day on August 8, 2018, and co-launched the charity Meetup group The Gold Coast Business Laughter Club on August 30, 2018.
Another regular Meetup group she runs is Mass Media Masters Gold Coast.
She has featured in eight inspiring compilation books, many of which are international best-sellers and is writing a new book called Good News Sells – How to Gain over $1M worth of Positive Free Publicity, due out in 2019.