| Date of Birth :|| Oct 8th, 1956
| Age :||61 Years old
Arlene Dickinson is a businesswoman, author and television personality born on October 8, 1956 in Germiston, Gauteng. Arlene’s bio states that her nationality is South African (she holds a Canadian citizenship now) and her ethnicity is African. Born in South Africa, she was raised by her parents in Canada. Represented by CBC Television as a self-made multi-millionaire, Arlene is the CEO of ‘Venture Communications’, a top marketing communications company in Canada.
Net Worth and Salary
Having come from a relatively mediocre economic background, Arlene, with her hard work and struggle has become what she is today. The hard work has paid her a huge dividend as well, as Arlene’s net worth is estimated to be around an astounding $89 million CAD. Her impressive salary as the CEO of a top company has been the boosting factor for her already remarkable net worth. Arlene’s age was already 32 years when she first joined Venture Communications in 1988. After 10 years of working at the company she was able to take the sole ownership of Venture Communications in 1998. Today the company which was just a local firm when she took over is one of the largest independent marketing and communication firms in whole Canada, with offices in Calgary and Toronto. She began her career in television in 2007 when she starred as a dragon investor on CBC’s business reality show “Dragon’s Den” and later in her own spinoff of the show “The Big Decision”. Having left “Dragon’s Den” in 2015, she is set to reappear in the show’s 12th season in 2017. In 2011, Arlene published her first book, an autobiography “Persuasion”, before publishing a second book “All In” in 2013, with both of them being a massive success. With the aim of funding and targeting Canada’s entrepreneurs, she launched Arlene Dickinson Enterprises in 2012. In 2016, Arlene was appointed to the Board of Directors of Aphria, one of the largest licensed medical marijuana producers in Canada, which produces products that mainly specialize in skin care.
Arlene’s age was just 19 years when she got married. Much isn’t known about Arlene’s husband, but the couple had a total of four children together before Arlene divorced him. Arlene never remarried and as a single mother raised all of her children on her own. She has five grandchildren now and lives a happy single life in her house in Calgary.
Height and Weight
Arlene has a good proper height and even at the age of 60, has that youthful vigor and appearance. Blonde hair, blue eyes and good body measurements, give her a charming appearance. Details about Arlene’s height and weight aren’t available to the sources yet.
Wiki and Facts
Born as a Libra, Arlene is also quite popular across different social media platforms. She has been recognized as an active social media enthusiast. Arlene can be found on Twitter as “@ArleneDickinson” where she has 242K followers. Her Facebook page is liked by almost 110K people whereas her Instagram account has almost 28K followers. For additional info on her bio, check out Arlene’s Wikipedia page and other Wiki sources