Nicki Chapman is a presenter and broadcaster, who has hosted numerous factual and entertainment programmes including BBC’s Escape to the Country, Wanted Down Under, Escape to the Sun and coverage of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. 2019 saw Nicki at the helm of a very exciting new Channel 5 gardening competition The Great Garden Challenge.
Nicki is a regular presenter for BBC Radio 2, sitting in for Vanessa Feltz on the Early Breakfast Show helping millions of listeners start their day. Her first documentary for the station, The Fuller Picture, about the life and career of music mogul and entrepreneur Simon Fuller, was broadcast in three parts to critical acclaim and she also hosted “Here We Come – The Monkees at 50”. This year Nicki has covered a plethora of shows on Radio 2 including Zoe Ball’s weekly Breakfast Show and Claudia Winkleman’s Sunday Show.
She has also recently been a presenter on three new documentary programmes for BBC Television, the Dave Myers’ hosted Operation People Power, Britain’s Home Truths and Holding Back The Years.
On top of her television and radio duties Nicki is a much sought after event host and speaker. She is also a qualified coach offering empowerment and advisory skills to celebrities, individuals and corporate businesses alike.
Having started her career as a Promotions Assistant at MCA Records, Nicki quickly becoming one of the youngest and most successful publicists in the industry. Three years later she moved to RCA Records as Head of TV Promotions, before joining Brilliant! PR Company where she was joint partner for five years. Her vast knowledge of the music industry led Nicki to be a judge on ITV’s Popstars, and then subsequently on Pop Idol.