Award-winning travel writer Michael Wigge specializes in incredible challenge stories. ‘How to Travel the World for FREE’, ‘How to Barter for Paradise’ (where he turned an apple into a Hawaiian dream house by bartering for bigger, better things) and ‘How to Travel 2000 Miles on a Razor Scooter in 80 Days’ are just three of his seven travel shows. He recently shared his amazing success stories on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Katy Perry and also on The Today Show. His TV programs and books have been broadcast and published internationally in several countries.
Based on his incredible challenge experiences, Wigge began performing humorous motivational speaking engagements and started CMW life coaching. His corporate keynotes are ‘Challenge for Change – Leadership Success’ and ‘Challenge for Change – Sales Success‘. He currently delivers his knowledge on stage throughout the corporate world, on college campuses, and for private clients.
As a German native, Wigge has been working as a reporter and writer for fifteen years, for both private and public broadcasters. A mixture of journalism and entertainment characterize his work, his specialty lies in cultural issues, which he examines in a very entertaining way.