Peter Hillary

Peter Hillary

Mountain Climber and Adventurer, Son of Sir Edmund Hillary

About Peter Hillary

In celebration of his father's historic first ascent of Mt Everest in 1953, Peter Hillary climbed to the summit of the world's highest mountain for his second time on the 25th of May 2002 as part of a National Geographic documentary. When Peter first summitted Mt Everest in 1990, he and his father, Sir Edmund Hillary, became the first father and son to accomplish this pinnacle of adventuring achievement. In January 1999, 42 years after Sir Edmund's epic Antarctic journey, they did it again; this ...

Peter Hillary's presentation was one of the most polished and interesting I have ever witnessed here. He could be a stand-up comic; his dry wit, delivery and tales make him a great presenter.

Susan Norton, Direction of National Geographic's Museum - Explorers Hall

Words won't even come close to expressing how deeply you touched the lives of 155 people at our company kick-off. You intertwined humour into the tales of your expeditions, and your descriptions made us feel as though we were right there with you.

Michelle Neddo - Top Layer Networks

"I've been involved in about 40 events with speakers, everyone from Margaret Thatcher to Norman Schwarzkopf and your husband ranks right up there with the best of them. He was EXCELLENT! The people loved him. We had over 1000 people attend the 2 days of events and all I heard was how wonderful he was. Thank you for sharing him with us!"

Patty McClimans - Conservancy of SW Florida

He was without question one of the two best speakers we have ever had the pleasure of hosting during the sixteen years our Society has been meeting, the other being Peter's father--Sir Edmund Hillary.

Morton H. Sigel, Chairman - Worcester Foundation, USA

Peter Hillary is an extraordinary person and a delight for anyone to meet. He appeals to all age groups and backgrounds. He is a gentleman and a humanitarian, along with being an extraordinary explorer. Peter Hillary is the real thing.

Dr. Thoru Pederson, Director - Worcester Foundation for Biomedical Research, Massachusetts

Thank you so much for the excellent speech and your generosity of time and spirit. You were a wonderful success for us. Please let me know if we can ever serve as a reference or provide other groups with reports of the fantastic job you did for us.

Scott Jordan - International Golden Key Honour Society
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