Articles by Darren Campbell

Darren Campbell
About Darren Campbell

Born and raised in Cape Breton Island, Darren Campbell has a long career in journalism and in the magazine business. In the past nine years, the graduate of Acadia University and Ryerson University has served as editor of several resource and business magazines including Far North Oil & Gas (2004-2007), Up Here Business (2008-2009), and most recently, Alberta Oil (2011-2013). In 2007, Far North Oil & Gas was chosen by the Canadian Society of Magazine Editors as Trade Magazine of the Year. In 2012, Alberta Oil was chosen as Magazine of the Year by the Canadian Business Press and chosen as Trade magazine of the Year in 2011 and 2012 by the Western Magazine Awards. In 2012, Darren's feature article that appeared in Alberta Oil, "Black Art" won the silver medal at the Canadian Business Press's Kenneth R. Wilson Awards for Best Resource Infrastructure Article.

Pot is hot in North America, and Saint John’s Derek Riedle is looking to capitalize on the trend. In September of 2015, Riedle and his partner Terri Riedle launched Civilized.life, a website featuring stories about pot users and pot issues. The Riedles, co-owners of Saint …

St. John’s has had one of the top-performing economies in Canada for much of the past decade. But that wasn’t the case in 2015, and 2016 won’t be any different.   In the Conference Board of Canada’s annual economic forecast for Canada’s 28 most populated …

“The Internet has changed everything,” says Chester Playhouse general manager Erick Bickerdike. That includes how the theatre in this tourism hotbed on Nova Scotia’s South Shore markets itself. The theatre serves as a prime example of how small and medium-sized businesses in Atlantic Canada can …

Familiar face

July 7, 2014 // 0 Comments

Scotiabank promotes Atlantic Canadian to top management job in the region For the first time in a long time, Scotiabank has named a native son to run its Atlantic Canadian operations. The bank appointed Craig Thompson to senior vice-president, retail and small business banking, Atlantic …

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