Take A MOment with Moana Robinson as she chats with Aldwyn Altuney who is a mass media marketing expert.
She’s known as the media queen. Aldwyn is a TV host, speaker, an author of multiple books. We all have our ups and downs through the roller coaster ride of life. Aldwyn grew up in Sydney as a first-generation Australian. She has Greek, Turkish, Ukrainian heritage and has a Welsh name. She was bullied as a child and I never felt she belonged when growing up in the Northern Beaches of Sydney. She found other children to be incredibly cruel and also grew up seeing a lot of animal cruelty. She used to get her anger out on the table tennis table and was a champion player. Se ran away from home many times and was kicked out of home as a rebellious teenager until she made the decision to change her life and environment. She worked her butt off, got into a media degree in Canberra and found the media a great way to share stories. Aldwyn has experienced many challenges in life. She found her passion through the media and now 30 years on has worked in TV, radio, print, freelance writing in magazines in Australia and overseas. After having four friends suicide by the age of 45 she is now inspiring more truth and good news in the world to help decrease depression and suicide rates. She started a Good News Day on the 8th of the 8th, 2018. Then through COVID, she started a global good news challenge which is all about sharing gratitude and good news through the mass media to lift the energy on the planet and decrease depression and suicide rates.
Podcast Episode 7: “From Depressed and Suicidal to Inspiring Global Good News” Featuring Aldwyn Altuney – The Media Queen
Take A MOMent – with Moana Robinson