Alicia “Ace” West is known to rock a mic or two! She is a radio host in her home city of Toronto, on Canada’s only hip hop station Flow 93.5.
Although a rookie in the game, Alicia has been “ace-ing” every step of it. Within her first few months of being on-air, she landed herself on stage in front of 13,000+ people as she opened the show for Nick Cannon’s Wild N’ Out Live. Alicia has also hosted the Toronto’s Festival of Beer, Afro Chic featuring Insecure’s creator and star Issa Rae, Jordan Brand’s Gatorade launch party, and so many more great events. Most recently she’s moderated a one-on-one conversation with the award winning Jessie Reyez for the annual OVO Summit. With over 40 interviews under her built, her list includes Ice Cube, DaBaby, Wiz Khalifa, Bryson Tiller, 6lack, Tory Lanez, Michael B. Jordan, and Rae Sremmurd just to name a few.
Outside of hosting and being Toronto’s rising radio star, Alicia is the founder of Just Ace It, a platform promoting positivity within the community through events and initiatives focused on youth and women of color. Through this, she started the Love Yourz Project which is an initiative focused on spreading love to young women by delivering self care packages and planning group activities. She also has the Just Ace It back to school drive focused on helping kids of low income families ace their educational goals.
With a constant growing social media following, Alicia has been able to tap into the influencer market. To date she has been apart of campaigns with brands like Miller Genuine Draft, Puma, Scotiabank, AMEX, Samsung, Jordan Brand, Procter & Gamble, Snickers, AXE Music, and Footlocker.
Alicia West has been featured on The Source, Bossip, Hypebae, Blavity, CNK Daily, and seen multiple times on TMZ Live. She is CIBWE’s 2019 Top 100 Black Women in Canada honoree, named Bumble’s 25 Trailblazing Women in Toronto, Wealthy’s Top 30 Millennial’s to Watch in Detroit and the 2019 Caribbean-Canadian Young Professional honoree. Alicia has also sat as a judge for the 2019 Juno Awards.
Alicia “Ace” West is just getting started and already making an impact! Follow her as she continue to just ace it by listening every Monday to Friday 10a-3p on Flow 93.5 and on her social media @aliciaacewest.