Canadian tennis has gone through a massive overhaul in less than a decade, changing its culture, its approach and, most important, its results on the court. Players such as Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard expect to win every time
Jul 04, 2014
American Apparel’s board ‘looking for diversity’ to help the company forward following ouster of founder Dov Charney
Jun 26, 2014
Ousted founder and major shareholder would face major uphill fight in regaining control, observer says
Jun 20, 2014
Board of Los Angeles-based fashion retailer was concerned by allegations that Montreal-born founder spent company money on personal matters
Jun 19, 2014
Vic Neufeld, former head of Jamieson Laboratories, joins medical marijuana start-up Aphria, which is laying the groundwork for an IPO
Jun 03, 2014
Washington demands to see research and methodology supporting industry’s declaration that Bakken oil is safe to ship by rail
May 22, 2014
Rules aim to introduce penalties similar to those found in the airline and marine sectors
May 16, 2014
Lobby group says the contentious crude is no more dangerous than other kinds to ship by rail
May 15, 2014
Hassan Yussuff has been a vocal critic of the federal government’s approach to labour negotiations and its interventions in several public sector disputes
May 08, 2014
Lynchburg officials warn people to stay away as firefighters battle massive blaze; frequency of accidents raises new questions about safety of shipping oil by rail
Apr 30, 2014
Grant Robertson is an award-winning journalist who has been recognized for investigative journalism, business reporting and profile writing. He joined the Globe and Mail in 2005, after five years as a business writer at the Calgary Herald.
Currently the Globe and Mail’s Senior Investigative Reporter in the Report on Business, he has covered the oil and gas industry, the airline sector, the media & telecom business, and has worked as a reporter on Parliament Hill. His work has also appeared in Report on Business Magazine and Sports Illustrated.
He is the winner of three National Newspaper Awards; including business reporting (2004), explanatory writing (2011) and sports writing (2011).
He has twice been a finalist for the Michener Award, presented by the Governor General for meritorious public service journalism, including a 2008 investigation into Canada’s aging 911 system, which prompted an overhaul of the country’s emergency response technology. He also won silver at the National Magazine Awards in 2009 for profile writing.
Born and raised in Calgary, he now lives in Toronto and is an avid runner.