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Jennifer Valentyne is a Canadian television personality. She had the longest-running role on the Breakfast Television in Toronto for 23 years where she went from being a weather specialist to hosting the “Live Eye” and being the stand-in co-host.
Valentyne had various positions on Corus Entertainment properties, first as the host of The Bachelor & The Bachelorette Canada After Show on W Network (2016-2017), as co-host on Derringer in the Morning on Q107 in Toronto (2017-2019), and co-host of the Toronto edition of Global News Morning (2019-2020).
|Net Worth||$5 million|
|Occupation||Television and radio personality|
Jennifer Elizabeth Valentyne Peck was born on May 31, 1967 (age 55 years) in Ontario, Canada. She is the daughter of Canadian parents, her father is Melvin John Peck. She graduated from David and Mary Thomson Collegiate Institute and earned a Radio and Television Broadcasting Diploma from Toronto’s Centennial College.
Jennifer Valentyne began work at City Toronto in 1987, as an intern and then as a graphics operator with MuchMusic. In the early 1990s, she appeared as “The Prize Queen” on Speakers Corner and hosted 30-second spots called “MuchHappenings”.
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Valentyne became a regular as the “Singing Weathergirl” on Breakfast Television in 1992, where she worked doing “Live Eye” segments and as a fill-in co-host until her position was eliminated in April 2016.
Valentyne is a former Toronto Argonauts cheerleader and has posed as the Toronto Sun’s Sunshine Girl. She is also a singer-songwriter. She sings jazz standards and originals; she sings on BT Holiday Favourites, a CD released by City Toronto in 2007.
She moved to Corus Entertainment where she became the host of The Bachelorette Canada & The Bachelor Canada After Show on W Network in 2016 and 2017. From February 2017 until February 2019 she was a co-host on Derringer in the Morning on Corus-owned Q107. In March 2019, Valentyne moved to Corus-owned Global News Toronto as a morning co-anchor. Valentyne was laid off by Corus in August 2020.
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In May 2022, Valentyne announced, through a video posted to social media, that she had filed a complaint with the Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC) alleging gender discrimination by a previous employer. Corus subsequently acknowledged that it was party to a process involving Valentyne and the CHRC, and announced that it had put Derringer in the Morning on hiatus pending the results of an external investigation.
Jennifer Valentyne is happily married to her husband Greg Valentyne, they had their wedding in 2000. Her husband is a freelance producer/camera operator and founder of Heroes Beer. Jennifer and her husband have two children, Jackson and Georgia Valentyne. She stands at an appealing height of 1.68 and has a good body weight which suits her personality. As of February 2023, Jennifer Valentyne and her husband Greg Valentyne are still married.
Jennifer Valentyne net worth
How much is Jennifer Valentyne worth? Jennifer Valentyne net worth is estimated at around $5 million. Her main source of income is from her primary work as a Television and radio personality. Jennifer Valentyne’s monthly salary and other career earnings are over $400,000 annually. Her remarkable achievements have earned her some luxurious lifestyles and some fancy car trips. She is one of the richest and most influential media personalities in Canada.