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Judy Croon Comedian / Motivational Speaker

Judy is a comedian, motivational speaker (including Ted Talks), radio host, Second City stand up coach and author.

She has worked with many celebrities including; John Cleese, Jon Stewart and Joan Rivers.
Her specials have appeared on NBC, CBS, CTV and The Comedy Network.
She is a co-author of ‘From the Stage to the Page: Life Lessons from Four Funny Ladies!” 
Judy draws from her stand up and coaching experience to entertain, inform and inspire in her dynamic keynote entitled, ‘Relieving Work Related Stress with Humour’.


She is a regular volunteer with City Street Outreach – a program that feeds Toronto’s homeless and needy.
Judy is the creator/host of ‘Laughlines’ and ‘Stand Up For The Girls’ which have both helped raise over $650,000 for breast cancer research.

From the Stage to The Page

Buy the Book  Judy has co-written with fellow speakers; Judy Suke, Meg Soper and Susan Stewart.

Stand Up in 10 Steps

Buy the Book
This is a hands-on workbook for comedians, corporate speakers and anyone who just wants to be funny!

Workshops Get Laughing

Relieving Work Related Stress with Humour

Stress is a major cause of most illnesses, and humour is an amazing way to relieve it. Harvard studies show that when you are stressed, your brain shrinks. However, when you laugh, you relax; and when you relax, you learn. This hilarious and inspirational session explores seven stress-relieving ingredients: a positive attitude, perseverance, forgiveness, teamwork, family and friends, mental activity and physical activity.

Relieving Work Related Stress with Humour Keynote

Taming Hecklers and Dealing With Difficult People Keynote

The strategies that Judy has developed as a performer in dealing with hecklers also work in an office environment.

Watch More Book Judy Today

The Superpower of Humour | TEDxStMaryCSSchool

Motivational Speaker, Comedian, Humour Coach

Charles H Best Diabetes Centre

Judy was such a wonderful emcee at our gala fundraiser that we invites her back again this year! Her comedy kept our guests laughing all night and she carried the evening with an easy flow and great professionalism. I would highly recommend her to anyone if you are looking to elevate your event.

Human Nutraceutical Research Unit | University of Guelph

We hired Judy to speak at a wellness event for the Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences at the University of Guelph. She was absolutely fantastic with the crowd and great to work with. I’ve been getting so many rave reviews from our faculty and staff. Several people telling me “they needed that” and… Read more “Human Nutraceutical Research Unit | University of Guelph”

O.F.H.C.W LiUNA Local 1110 (Ontario Federation of Healthcare Workers)

I just want to thank you once again for attending and speaking at our Stewards Training Conference. All the stewards who attended the training felt that your seminar was the best out of all three days!  I have so many wonderful comments from them – it was truly amazing to see! Thank you again, and… Read more “O.F.H.C.W LiUNA Local 1110 (Ontario Federation of Healthcare Workers)”

Certified Management Accountants of Ontario

Judy, you were absolutely fantastic last night. You had the whole audience in stitches. You don’t usually hear accountants laugh that much and also, a very good topic on why humor is so important to our mental and physical well being, you delivered the message superbly.

Janette Ramirez Associate Producer Let’s Talk Entertainment Joan Rivers – Roy Thomson Hall

Judy, I have to tell you that I have received so many compliments on your poise, delivery and skills as a moderator.  Everyone in the audience was talking about you and emailing saying they want you back. Hopefully we can work together again.

Purdue University

Thank you so very much! It was our pleasure to have you join our annual staff retreat. Thank you for your gracious and truly professional presentation.  It was a delight working with you and we look forward to the next opportunity.

Toronto East District, Certified Management Accountants of Ontario

Judy, your presentation on “7 Ingredients to Living Well That Don’t Include Tofu” was very thought provoking, focused, yet humorous. The audience was glued to their seats throughout the whole presentation enjoying every bit of the inspirational and stress reliever tips.

Early Childhood Resource Teacher Network of Ontario

Judy, our group tremendously enjoyed your keynote ‘Relieving Stress with Humour’. Your humour and anecdotes left us laughing right from the start. Your seven points to relieve stress was a clever mix of thoughtful insights backed by research. Combined with your stories, the audience felt like they could truly relate. Your interactive exercises gave us… Read more “Early Childhood Resource Teacher Network of Ontario”

PMI Region 3 Leaders Summit

 on behalf of the R3 Leaders Summit  Planning Team, I want to thank you for speaking at our conference last week. Your presentation and your style are truly entertaining, while your content is rich and full of gems.
 Attitude and Humour were 2 of the ingredients that resonated with me immediately.
Hopefully, we will see… Read more “PMI Region 3 Leaders Summit”

JSS Barristers

Judy was fantastic. Even at 9:00 a.m. on a Saturday morning, she was able to win over a skeptical crowd with her talk about using humour to relieve stress at work. There were a lot of great takeaways and some really good belly laughs.

Goodlife Fitness Health and Wellness Leadership Summit

Thank you for your excellent closing presentation at the GoodLife Fitness Health and Wellness Leadership Summit held at the Toronto Metro Convention Centre. ‘The Power of Humour to Diffuse Stress and Improve Well-Being’ was filled with laughter, energy and some very important takeaways for our attendees. Our delegate feedback scores consistently rated your presentation as ‘Exceptional’!… Read more “Goodlife Fitness Health and Wellness Leadership Summit”

Ontario Federation of Healthcare Workers

Judy, all the stewards who attended the training felt that your seminar was the best out of all three days!

Ontario Ministry of Labour – Occupational Health and Safety Branch

Judy, you were a hit with our staff members. They were so thankful that you gave them a strong message mixed with good humour. We are spreading the word about what an AWESOME and AMAZING speaker you are. You are a star!

Ferndale/Lion’s Head & Dist. Lioness Club

On behalf of the Ferndale/Lion’s Head & District Lioness Club I wish to thank you for giving us your time to make a presentation at our recent Laugh and Learn Conference in Owen Sound. I think it may have been obvious to you that your presentation was a great hit with our attendees. The applause and standing ovation… Read more “Ferndale/Lion’s Head & Dist. Lioness Club”

Financial Planning Standards Council

We hired Judy as an emcee for a gala dinner we hold every year in Toronto. Judy was a true professional, easy to work with, kept our audience engaged and of course laughing. She is definitely top in her field and I highly recommend hiring Judy for any corporate event.

CAMH (Centre for Addiction and Mental Health)

As Human Resource Professionals, a sense of humour is not only an asset, it’s an essential survival tool. Judy delivered a stellar keynote address to our HR leadership group that struck the perfect balance of laugh-out-loud hilarity with heartfelt takeaways to live a more balanced life.

Etobicoke Childcare Supervisors

On behalf of Etobicoke Childcare Supervisors, thank you for your wonderful presentation. We all enjoyed having you. Relieving Work Related Stress with Humour was an informative yet really fun way to wrap up the year!

CSAE (Canadian Society of Association Executives) Trillium Chapter

Judy, on behalf of the CSAE Trillium Chapter, thank you very much for your participation in the
7th Annual Summer Summit, ‘Light the Flame Success.’ We are extremely grateful that you took 
time out of your busy schedule to share your knowledge and experience with our delegates.
There is no doubt that without engaging and insightful presenters… Read more “CSAE (Canadian Society of Association Executives) Trillium Chapter”

Ontario Waterpower Association

Judy spoke as our evening keynote at our annual conference. She made our event! Her speech was hilarious, yet professional. I highly recommend Judy.

Durham Catholic District School Board

Judy Croon’s quick wit, humour and motivational delivery of her presentation, “7 Ingredients to Living Well That Don’t Include Tofu” was inspirational, thought provoking…a stress reliever for sure!

Sandoz Canada, Biopharmaceuticals

Judy was fantastic and everyone loved her! Great end to the day!

TROOL Social Media

Judy Croon is not only a great seasoned comedian, she is a deeply committed teacher who understands the ins and outs and all the subtle nuances of comedy. I could not have asked for a better mentor, and teacher. I think Canada is lucky to have such a quality motivational speaker here. Judy is a… Read more “TROOL Social Media”

Social Services, Sault Ste. Marie – Health and Safety Conference

Thank you for providing such an informative and fun day!

Ceridian HR and Payroll Partner

Judy was an excellent speaker and motivational humourist! Our participants enjoyed her positivity, her stories, and her message of relieving stress with humour. Great fun!

Stand-Up To Stress Workshop

Judy is a stand-up coach at Second City, MoSpeakers Big Day Academy and she also teaches privately.

She is the author of ‘Stand-Up Comedy School: Stand Up in 10 Steps‘.