Jen Grant

Award Winning Comedian, Humourist and Keynote Speaker

Jen Grant

Jen Grant has performed at every major comedy festival in the country multiple times including the Hub Cap Comedy Festival, Just for Laughs Festival, the Ha!ifax and the Winnipeg Comedy Festival and more. She can be heard on CBC’s “The Debaters” and has her own TV special on The Comedy Network. 

Jen was the first Canadian finalist of the Boston Comedy Competition, was profiled in Ottawa Life Magazine as one of 25 most influential people in the capital and was listed as one of five funniest people in Toronto by Toronto Life Magazine. She also has had the honour of performing for the Troops in the Middle East. 

After living in Vancouver, Toronto and New York City Jen has planted roots in a small town in Quebec just outside Ottawa and tours the country performing standup comedy and key note speeches.

Please contact us for more information or to book Jen Grant for your next event.

  1. "Success is a Laughing Matter"

    In this humourous and inspiring presentation Jen will show your audience how to use humour to re-frame stress. She shares tools she has acquired from her years as a professional comedian that help to lighten challenging moments in your professional and personal life. An accomplished stand up comedian and public speaker who advocates fun, positive thinking, and resiliency, Jen has designed an engaging, witty presentation that showcases her effective teaching style, credibility and hilarious sense of humour to help people improve personal health, increase happiness by alleviating stress with humour and turn it into strength.

    Jen has a university degree in Communications as well as 20 years experience as a stand up comic. She has also been a student on personal development for 25 years. Her very special, funny and unique style of speaking has an undeniable positive effect on the health of all that are exposed to her. She is also a nationally touring comedian with numerous television appearances, is a regular on the CBC radio show ‘The Debaters’ , has entertained the troops in the Middle East and was the first Canadian to be a finalist in the Boston Comedy Festival.

    Jen’s energetic keynote presentation will help improve learning skills and leave your audience in an enthusiastic frame of mind. 

  2. "Honouring your authenticity is your super power"

    Named in Ottawa Life Magazine as one of the most influential people in the Capital, Jen is a Stand Up Comedian whose viral blog post ignited a media frenzy worldwide. Jen spoke out about discrimination and sexual harassment she experienced. But her personal story about how she got her start in stand up comedy is equally fascinating. In her uplifting talk, she tackles a variety of topics, including how by honouring one self not only will it increase confidence but also demonstrates how regular people can effect positive change on a global and personal scale. 

“Jen was the hit of the conference .She provided our attendees with an amazing opportunity to see how laughter can play a crucial role in our daily lives and our work. As a group of healthcare professionals, we see the best and the worst of life everyday. Having the tools to relieve stress through laughter will go a long ways to help provide our members with a healthy, positive attitude ensuring we continue to provide the care our patients expect. Highly recommend Jen for any event. You won’t be disappointed. Thank you!!”
Troy Denton BSc.RRT
New Brunswick Association of Respiratory Therapists
"Jen Grant is a force of nature! She came highly recommended to me by a friend who had seen her speak and I am so happy she spoke at our conference of School Board Employees. Jen is clever and very funny! Her witty wisdom is grounded in solid practical advice on how to change your life in a positive, effective way. She seamlessly weaved in and out of making us laugh hysterically and sending a powerful message of the importance of less stress in our lives. This in turn gives us more happiness, better health, and increased success. We were extremely pleased with her presentation and humorous style and we would welcome her back anytime."
Lynn Coles
District School Board of Niagara
“Jen gave a fantastic performance at our Service Achievement Awards. She was able to keep the crowd laughing and didn’t miss a beat. She has the ability to read the audience well and I would recommend her for any Corporate or other event!”
Danelle Hendren
SaskEnergy Incorporated
“Jennifer Grant was a fabulous addition to our Corporate Client event hosted in conjunction with the Global Business Travel Association Canada Conference. “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Conference” was the theme of our event. Jennifer was a true blast… as the finale act, she provided real-life reasons for us to laugh our faces off… her humour was appropriate for the audience … it was personal and it was hilarious! Jen was the perfect way to conclude our evening and kept us all laughing into the conference the following day! “
Nancy Tudorache
Soho Metropolitan Hotel & Residences
Our event was a success and a lot of that is in part to Jen and her awesome presentation. I would say our expectations were ideally exceeded and would highly recommend Jen as a keynote. Jen is very personable and you have all been a delight to work with, everything went smoothly!
Laurie A
Saskatchewan Polytechnic Regina Campus

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