Ortenzia is a TV Presenter, Journalist, Author and Model. She began her career at Sydney’s Channel Nine news room working as a journalism intern whilst studying her journalism degree at the University of Sydney. After graduating she started working at her local newspaper Ciao Magazine, covering local news and writing for their fashion pages before scoring her first TV contract at Ten (One HD) as a co-host and reporter on their program Football Stars of Tomorrow, alongside dual international Ellyse Perry. During her time on the show Ortenzia compiled (wrote and produced) packages for the show every week.
She also continued to study and get an additional diploma in TV Journalism/Presenting at Macleay College.
Ortenzia then began to read the finance news for the Finance News Network on a regular basis before she joined popular mid-morning program Studio 10 in November 2017 as a regular Fashion commentator where she continues to make regular appearances on the show.
In December 2017, Ortenzia released her first book – a personal development/empowering mentoring guide called What Women Need, which became an Australian bestseller. The book was sold in over 40 Dymocks stores alone across the country as well as hundreds of other stores and boutiques.
Today, Ortenzia is currently the ambassador for The Langham Hotel Sydney and Nature’s Way vitamins and is currently happily engaged to her partner Stephen Moss.