The deepening corruption scandal at FIFA has led to calls for sponsors to drop their support of soccer to send a message about ethics. But unless fans are willing to walk away, it’s unlikely the sport’s governing body will feel much pain
Jun 14, 2015
While CONCACAF and FIFA are at the centre of what has become a global investigation that has already led to the departure of FIFA president Sepp Blatter, much of the U.S. case focuses on a little-known marketing company called Traffic Sports USA
Jun 05, 2015
Kelly Mitchell and Justin Ferguson, who worked as lobbyists in federal and provincial government circles, and previously worked in government, are no longer with the company, Pathway Group told its staff on Thursday
May 07, 2015
The company is under investigation by the Ontario Securities Commission for misleading investors, and the series of new documents raises further concerns about CEN’s lack of disclosure
May 06, 2015
Randy Theriault, who came down with pneumonia, told his family he felt he would be failed if he quit the program
May 01, 2015
The company applied to grow 600,000 kilograms of medical marijuana near Lakeshore, Ont., under a new federal program that began last year
Apr 02, 2015
Hockey equipment giant Bauer is embarking on a bold expansion – building a chain of large superstores with ice rinks inside
Apr 02, 2015
The company said in the release that it was “the only company currently positioned to sell medical marijuana to other licenced producers.”
Mar 31, 2015
The company asked for a judicial review after Health Canada informed CEN Biotech in February that its application for a licence was being rejected
Mar 27, 2015
Mariott, Sheraton...and Germain? How a Montreal family aims to outsmart the giants in the hip-hotel biz
Mar 26, 2015
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, from the Calgary Herald.
Currently The Globe and Mail’s Senior Investigative Reporter in the Report on Business, based in Toronto, 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 four National Newspaper Awards; including business reporting (2004), explanatory writing (2011), sports writing (2011) and short feature writing (2013).
He is a three-time 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, and a 2013 probe into the rail disaster in Lac-Mégantic. Que. 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.