Jane Brown is a veteran of the Toronto radio news industry and has been nationally recognized for her achievements in radio journalism. Jane is the recipient of the RTNDAs 2004 National Byron MacGregor Best Radio Newscast Award. The Canadian Association of Broadcasters also recognized Jane as an award winning co-anchor of the coverage of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks on New York City and Washington.
Jane Brown has worked as a radio journalist for such esteemed organizations as the CKO Radio Network, 680 News, CBC Toronto Radio News and most notably for Newstalk 1010 CFRB as the Morning News Anchor from 1999 to 2009.
As a morning show personality and interviewer, Jane has had on air conversations with such celebrity greats as Michael Buble, Harry Connick Jr., Anne Murray, the late John Candy, Jim Carrey, Lou Gossett Junior, and Eugene Levy, to name a few.
Jane is actively involved in raising funds for cancer research. In 2006, 2007 and 2008, she captained a team for the CIBC Run for the Cure, raising $30,000 for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Since joining Zoomer Radio in 2009, Jane has co-captained Team Zoomer with Libby Znaimer in the annual Weekend to End Women’s Cancers to benefit Princess Margaret Hospital. Team Zoomer supporters have donated in excess of $140,000.
Most importantly, Jane is enthusiastically devoted to her two teenaged children Jacob and Jamie, her stepsons Matt and Nick, and her husband Myron and is thankful everyday for their love and support.
Jane is the morning news anchor on the New AM 740 and Associate News Director of both AM 740 and the New Classical 96.3FM.