HOST & JUDGE
More than 10 years after being crowned Miss Universe in 2004, Jennifer Hawkins has cemented her place as an Australian icon with her work as a leading TV presenter, fashion designer and entrepreneur.
Jennifer was first seen on screen for Channel Seven’s The Great Outdoors where she was nominated for Most Popular New Female Talent at the 2006 Logie Awards. Since then Jennifer’s dynamic hosting style has seen her present for land ongoing gigs with Getaway, Make Me A Supermodel and is currently hosting her third year of Australia’s Next Top Model on Foxtel.
The quintessential covergirl, Jennifer has graced the covers of all major Australian glossy fashion magazines including Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire, FHM, Maxim, Cosmopolitan, Cleo as well as health and fitness publications such as Shape and Good Health.
Jennifer has signed some of Australia’s most lucrative commercial contracts, her contract with retail giant Myer (where she is also a major shareholder) was a first for its type in the Australian landscape. In the past she has secured deals with Pepsi, skincare brand Lux, Covergirl, Lovable, a luxury waterfront property development in Hong Kong, Audi, Louis Vuitton and Siren shoes and her current contracts include Myer, Colgate, Mt Franklin Lightly Sparking, Trinity Point and Range Rover. Keen to broaden her own brand and unleash her creative side, Jennifer put her business skills into practice inking a supply deal with Myer to design a range of swimwear ‘Cozi by Jennifer Hawkins’ in 2007 which is now one of the most recognised labels on the Australian swimwear circuit. As part of her ever-expanding business empire, in 2013 Jennifer launched Jbronze, a self tanning range she spent over two years developing to perfection and is a sell-out in stores. After bring introduced to Tequila by her husband and favouring the tipple whilst entertaining or holidaying Jennifer and Jake also launched their own brand, Sesión. Three years in the making, Sesión is more than just a passion project, Jennifer and Jake saw a gap in the market for an Australian tequila and they have taken a holistic approach to formulating the perfect drop.
With numbers climbing over two million on Social Media watching Jennifer’s every move, you can be sure there will be many exciting projects and developments in years to come.