Don Packett

Johannesburg, South Africa

Don Packett is a raconteur, professional speaker, stand-up comedian, author, champion unicorn-leapfrogger and co-founder of innovation consultancy, 21Tanks. Don’s speciality is providing perspective, which he dutifully provides a healthy dose of at every given opportunity.

He has shared the stage with international music legends the likes of Oasis, Korn and Muse while MC'ing events like Coke Fest, as well as hosted brand launches - XBOX Kinect South Africa, Windows Phone 7 and a number of corporate events. Don is also on the SA professional speaking circuit, yet again providing perspective on businesses and strategies to institutions such as Absa, FNB, Investec, JD Group, GIBS and more.

He can also be seen on the South African comedy circuit. His mom thinks he's hilarious.