Patricia J is the bright and cheerful television host currently known as Weather Specialist and Reporter for Toronto’s Breaking News – CP24. Patricia joined CP24 in June 2011 and has gained popularity among the 1.5 million viewers tuned in daily. “Weather is ever-changing. Working as a Weather Specialist, especially when weather is breaking news, is the best part of the job! Our team at CP24 takes pride in breaking news and it really is a joy when I can be a part of it all!” Patricia J is also known from her time hosting, producing and writing for the nationwide music, entertainment and lifestyle television program “NiteLife TV” which aired on CityTV for two consecutive seasons.
Patricia J is also known as a personality on YAHOO!. Patricia hosts and co-produces her own show on YAHOO! called “Pulse of Canada” discussing hot news topics and how they relate to Canadians and the nation.
Patricia received her honours diploma of Journalism – Broadcasting from Seneca College @ York University. She finds much enjoyment in her field of work and really loves interacting with the public – especially meeting face to face and listening and learning others stories!
Over the past 10 years, Patricia J has made regular appearances on a variety of major television networks including Global TV, MuchMusic, SLICE, CTV and MTV to name a few. Patricia J was also a television host, writer and producer at EMMY award winning digital television channel BITE TV. Through these opportunities, she has interviewed a variety of celebrities including Lady Gaga, Tiesto, DJ Jazzy Jeff, DJ Aoki, Evangeline Lily, Jesse McCartney, Blake McGrath (So You Think You Can Dance), Hedley and Kelly Cutrone (MTV) and designers Valentino, Joe Mimran (Joe Fresh/Club Monaco) and David Dixon, Evan Biddell to name a few.
Additionally, Patricia J is the former Music Editor for Scion Magazine (Toyota Canada) and has worked as an online host, producer and writer for Hot Wheels LIVE! (hotwheelslive.ca).
Patricia J may also be known through her career as a commercial actress. With commercials on The Life Channel, The Food Network, MuchMoreMusic, CityTV, Slice, Global, The W Network and TV Tropolis and a nationwide print ad and billboard with EXCEL GUM, Patricia has really been blessed and will continue to appreciate and succeed for herself and for all her fans and supporters!
From donating her time with notable charity functions to hosting various awards and events shows and galas, Patricia J continues her longstanding dedication to being an active member in her community.