"Mary-Anne is an inspiration and a legend."
 - ABC radio’s Robyn Williams

“Mary-Anne Waldren is, by all accounts, a superwoman.”
- The Canberra Times

"She knows her way around the corridors of power."
 - The Australian

“The indefatigable – forever nicknamed the fast and furious - Mary-Anne Waldren” - The Canberra Times

"Waldren is a powerhouse of drive and enthusiasm. She is becoming recognised as one of the nation's marketing whiz kids.” - The Sunday Canberra Times

"Mary-Anne Waldren has real vision and is fun to be around. She has an unusual combination of qualities. She is insightful, very energetic, but is modest about her own abilities, which helps achieve much more than most people." - Creativity pioneer and urban planner Charles Landry

“If you are lucky enough to become a business friend of Mary-Anne Waldren’s you have indeed struck gold. I have known Mary-Anne for 18 years and we have worked on a number of business opportunities, from Board to Community interests. She facilitated networks that have led to sustained benefits for me as a keynote speaker, author, business woman and academic. Mary-Anne has an incredible capacity for sharing wisdom, partnering and finding opportunities to profile professionals in ways that no one else does.”- Sheryle Moon, Businesswoman, Start-Up and ICT Industry Business Leader

“Mary-Anne rolls up her sleeves and helps you to get things done at crucial times. She’s a great business friend who is there for the long haul. She has bailed me out, helped to promote me and been my advocate. Gaining Mary-Anne Waldren’s business friendship is to be blessed in business. She is simply a treasure.” – CEO and founder of gift company Lollypotz and CEO of Pink Frosting party supplies

"Mary-Anne Waldren is a dynamic innovator and creative thinker with a proven track record of achievement. She has performed a myriad of tasks involving event management and production, financing, trouble-shooting, sponsorship, networking, publicity and marketing that are beyond the rest of us mere mortals." - Questacon Director Graham Durant.

“Mary-Anne Waldren is Canberra royalty when it comes to networking. She knows just about everyone and can get to everyone else if she has to. She is also a generous with her knowledge and is a talented mentor.” - Greg Field, Head, Centre for Leadership in Management and General Manager ACT, Australian Institute of Management

"I would recommend that any business leader who wanted to take their organisation to the next level engage the services of Mary-Anne Waldren. She is a remarkable business talent and one of Canberra's living treasures." - Former ActewAGL CEO & Chairman John Mackay

“I was genuinely delighted to take part in the women’s business event Mary-Anne organised. Not only was she fun and a pleasure to deal with but she created a community of engaging leaders, shared stories and friendships in the making. All the participants felt part of something greater than themselves and benefitted on many different levels thanks to Mary-Anne’s diverse and considerable skills.”- Vicki Laing, Managing Director, Laing Real Estate