Why Sagan joined The Logic

Aleksandra Sagan, the British Columbia correspondent for The Logic, writes in an email to potential subscribers about what attracted her to the news organization. Sagan writes, “I became a journalist to tell stories that make a difference in people’s lives. For nearly a decade, I reported on topics such as Indigenous land-rights battles and the […]

Why Kevin Carmichael has joined The Logic

Longtime Canadian business journalist Kevin Carmichael writes about who he has joined The Logic as a columnist and editor at large. Carmichael writes, “One of the reasons that capitalism trumps the other –isms is that entrepreneurs are always welcome, provided they have enough guile and money to join the game. In the early 1900s, John Bayne Maclean was […]

The Logic hires Carmichael as columnist and editor at large

The Logic managing editor Jordan Timm sent out the following: I am delighted to announce that Kevin Carmichael is joining The Logic as economics columnist and editor at large. Kevin is one of Canada’s leading business journalists and preeminent commentators on the economy. He helped build Bloomberg’s Ottawa bureau in the early 2000s, was on the […]

How The Logic sets itself apart

The Logic editor in chief David Skok writes about how the Canadian technology site sets itself apart during a time of uncertainty. Skok writes, “While we face the same headwinds as others in the industry, after almost five years of hard work—and from the continued support of readers like you—we are uniquely positioned to take advantage of […]

The Logic hires Golob to cover fintech

The Logic editors send this note to staff from the newsroom’s senior editors: We’re delighted to announce that Leah Golob is joining The Logic as our new fintech reporter. Related Articles Jonathan Got joins The Logic in 2022-23 program for BIPOC journalists Maxwell Zibaei joins The Logic as business operations coordinator Leah’s spent the last […]

The Information hires Victor to cover Alphabet

Tech news site The Information has hired Jon Victor to cover Alphabet, the parent company of Google. He will be based in San Francisco and start in October. Victor currently covers fintech, banking and payments, including public companies like Lightspeed and Nuvei, for The Logic. His beat encompasses how Canada’s financial institutions are innovating, the emergence of […]

The Logic hires deputy managing editor, digital producer

The Logic managing editor Jordan Timm and executive editor April Fong sent out the following announcement: We are delighted to welcome Charlie Gillis to The Logic as deputy managing editor. Charlie joins us from Maclean’s, where he was managing editor, national, handling everything from hard-news investigations and long-form features to playful front-of-book pieces and newsletters. […]

Fong named executive editor of The Logic

The Logic editor in chief David Skok sent out the following: Over the past 18 months, we have hired across the organization in marketing, sales, and especially in the newsroom, where we have more than doubled our reporting and editing teams.  We have grown to a size where clear lines of communication, responsibilities, and accountability across the […]

What’s behind the success of The Logic

William Turvill of Press Gazette writes about Canadian-based The Logic, which covers tech and innovation in that country and now has 18 journalists on its staff. Turvill writes, “The Logic aims to publish one or two stories a day in total. ‘That really reduces the requirement on the reporters to feel like they’re on a […]

The Logic seeks an Alberta correspondent

The Logic is hiring an Alberta correspondent to join our growing newsroom and expand our coverage of the innovation economy. We are an independent, made-in-Canada digital-media company founded in 2018 in the belief Canadians will pay for great journalism. Through exclusive reporting, in-depth analysis and smart curation, we confront the critical questions shaping this country’s […]