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Greg Keenan

Greg Keenan
Staff Reporter
Auto, Steel and Airline Industries

Area of Expertise

The auto sector, North American free trade agreement, international trade. Manufacturing.

Greg Keenan has covered the automotive and steel industries for The Globe and Mail since 1995. He also writes about broader manufacturing trends. He is a graduate of the University of Toronto and of the University of Western Ontario School of Journalism.

Why did you become a journalist?

Inspired by Phil Graham, publisher of the Washington Post in the 1960s who said: "Journalism is the first rough draft of history"

Years in Journalism


Years at The Globe and Mail



Bachelor of Arts in history and political science from University of Toronto; Master of Arts in Journalism, University of Western Ontario

Honours & Awards

Reporter on teams that have won National Newspaper Award and Society of American Business Editors and Writers award.

Latest articles
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