Gear4presentations is a UK based website aimed at educators, businesses (in particular,
sales, marketing & technical teams), professional trainers, e-learning designers,
podcasters and hobbyists... in fact anyone who needs to present!
What is the purpose of this website?
This website aims to be a useful resource for informative product video reviews and
tips for those delivering or recording presentations.
Our reviews tend to concentrate on affordable, innovative or new products, with a
particular emphasis on smaller, more portable equipment. This is because many people
have to deliver presentations at venues other than their normal place of work. For
those recording presentations, we also recognise that this equipment needs to be
portable too as it often needs to be taken home or shared with colleagues in other
Who runs this site?
Julian Richards is the editor, presenter and owner of gear4presentations. He has
been a salesman, national account manager, product manager and training manager with
a number of blue chip companies throughout the 1980’s and 1990’s. During this time
he was regularly involved in designing and delivering presentations and training
Since 1999 he has been an independent training and presentation design consultant
designing and delivering a variety of different presentation types including: PowerPoint;
videos; e-learning; and web presentations with voice-overs. Through his work he has
travelled extensively in the UK and Europe and has a wide range of clients in many
This background of designing and delivering presentations in different media using
the latest technologies which are within the financial reach of most organisations
gives Julian an excellent insight into what is going to be helpful or of particular
use to those creating and delivering presentations.
So, if you are involved in any form of presenting whether it is for business, education
or as a hobby, please put this site in your favourites.