An expert in organizational design, Peter Walsh is a television & radio personality as well as the author of numerous New York Times best-sellers. Peter’s aim is to help people live richer happier lives with a little more organization.
Born and raised in Australia, Peter moved to Los Angeles in 1994 with the idea of launching a company to help organizations improve employees’ job satisfaction and effectiveness. He has helped thousands of home owners and corporations organize their living and work spaces for optimal efficiency.
Peter was a regular guest for five seasons on The Oprah Winfrey Show where he was dubbed the “Get Your Life Organized Guy” which led to his own series, “Extreme Clutter” (formerly “Enough Already!”) on the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN). Peter is now a regular monthly contributor on The Rachael Ray Show in the United States and the Award-Winning program The Living Room in Australia. Peter is also currently a regular Contributing Editor to O: The Oprah Magazine and also previously had a regular program on the Oprah Radio XM & Sirius channels. He’s appeared on hundreds of national television programs including The Nate Berkus Show, The Talk, Good Morning America, The Revolution, The Marilyn Denis Show, and CNN’s The Larry King Show as well as frequent appearances on Canadian and Australian TV. His interviews have appeared in thousands of newspaper, magazine, and website articles across the world.
Previously, Peter was the star of the popular organization and design series Clean Sweep on Discovery’s TLC Network. The series produced over 120 episodes and has run almost continuously since 2003.
Peter is the author of six best-selling books on the subject of organizing: How to Organize (Just About) Everything; It’s All Too Much: An Easy Plan for Living a Richer Life with Less Stuff (The New York Times reviewed him as “a genius”), Does This Clutter Make My Butt Look Fat?, Enough Already! Clearing Mental Clutter to Become the Best You, Lighten Up!: Love What You Have, Have What You Need, Be Happier with Less, Lose the Clutter Lose the Weight, and his most recent book on downsizing Let It Go: Downsizing Your Way to a Richer, Happier Life. His books have been translated and published in 10 different languages.
A DVD version of IT’S ALL TOO MUCH – a one hour program offering tips for getting every room in your home decluttered and organized – is also available through his website.
Peter is a frequent international public speaker (five years of Oprah’s O You! conference and numerous home shows and public seminars) on the subject of living a better life by being organized.
He currently has over 150,000 fans on Facebook (www.facebook.com/PeterWalsh) and a similar number of Twitter followers (@PeterWalsh).
Peter’s line of organizing products have previously been available at OfficeMax and he has been a spokesperson for numerous national and international companies including Neatfreak, The Walt Disney Company, Ikea, Microsoft, Chase, Dymo and O Cedar.