143 Gladstone Avenue, Toronto, ON ·C: (867) 444-8392
Twitter: @robingrantfotos ·Instagram: @robingrantphotos
REPORTER AND PHOTOGRAPHER
Reporter and photographer with a strong business background, including experience with online publishing and digital media. Possess excellent oral and written communications skills and ability to handle multiple changing deadlines simultaneously. Operate with a strong sense of urgency and thrive in deadline-driven environments. Fascinated by innovation, research and development, entrepreneurship, taxation, manufacturing, the renewable energy sector, science and technology. As well as social and environmental issues such as human trafficking, indigenous affairs in Canada, the fentanyl crisis, effects of climate change and international affairs.
Reporting & Photography · Business Profile Writing · Feature Writing
Hard News Writing · Research & Pitching · Social Media
HTML & CSS · Copy Editing · Canadian Press Style
NORTHERN NEWS SERVICES – Yellowknife, N.W.T.
Yellowknifer Photographer and reporter (May 2016 – Sept. 2017)
NWT CREATIVE COLLECTIVE – Yellowknife, N.W.T.
Event photographer (Jan. – Sept. 2017)
THE CANADIAN BUSINESS JOURNAL – Mississauga, Ont.
Profile Writer (June to Oct. 2013 – Sept. 2015 to May 2015)
KPMG CANADA – Toronto
Writer and Editor (Feb. 2014 – July 2015)
THE NATIONAL POST, GUELPH MERCURY, WINDSOR STAR, VANCOUVER OBSERVER
News-Writing Intern (2011 – 2013)
THE CHARLATAN – Ottawa, Ont.
News reporter (2011 – 2012)
CARLETON UNIVERSITY – Ottawa, Ont.
Teaching Assistant, Office Administrator, Videographer (2011 – 2013)
HURRIYET DAILY NEWS – Istanbul, Turkey
Copyeditor (Sept. 2009 – Feb. 2010)
Advanced entry in the Loyalist College Photojournalism program, current
PhotoNOLA workshop with VII Photo photographer/writer Ashley Gilbertson, 2017
Master of Arts in Journalism, Carleton University, 2013
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Carleton University, 2008