Elvira Caria is an award winning Radio & TV Broadcaster who has never met a microphone she wasn’t comfortable in front of. She is also one of the most sought out Emcee’s and Voice Actors in the industry. Her career in print, radio, and television spans 30+ years, with the majority of her time spent in a newsroom as a news reporter, to editor, to news director across Ontario.
Elvira began her career as a news reporter for The Toronto Sun, and quickly moved into a radio newsroom where she worked as a reporter, editor, and eventually became a News Director in Toronto. Elvira is known as the ‘radio chick’ who knows the homeless guys by name. Her compassion and belief in listening to people’s stories has made Elvira one of the GTA’S most loved radio & TV personalities. Elvira has worked across Ontario in various radio stations, from talk to rock, including AM640, and Toronto’s Rock Station Q107. Elvira can also be heard periodically live on location on Z103.5, and is currently the Host of Caria’s Corner, a completely social and interactive live on location social media broadcast.
She has been a guest | keynote speaker on hundreds of local TV shows, panels, forums and events. She is also a Professor of Post-Grad Radio Broadcasting at Humber College’s School of Media Studies.
Elvira has sat on a number of charity boards, where her philanthropic and volunteer side has garnered her a slew of awards, including the City of Vaughan Civic Hero award, The Portraits of Giving in York Region, and even has a street named after her: Caria Court. for her dedicated contribution as the Chair of a Ratepayer’s Association in Vaughan.
Doing things the Caria way is simple: Talk to people. Listen to what they have to say. React to demonstrate your connection.
Elvira helps take our events to the next level. She knows how to keep our clients and attendees happy and she will always go the extra mile to do so. We always welcome her recommendations. Elvira is professional, organized and flexible which is why we continue to use her over and over again for our events.
I wanted to thank you for the great job you did as emcee for this year’s golf tournament. It was a wonderful evening and your professionalism and tenacious approach to the live auction certainly contributed to the event’s success.