TORONTO, Oct. 30 /CNW/ - Ken Whyte, Editor-in-Chief and Publisher of
Maclean's, today announced the appointment of renowned journalist and
columnist Andrew Coyne as National Editor of the magazine. One of the most
original and compelling voices in Canadian media, familiar to millions of
newspaper readers and TV viewers, Coyne will join Maclean's in early November.
"We are delighted to have Andrew at Maclean's," says Whyte. "He's a great
addition to our enviable roster of correspondents. He's a brilliant
journalist-funny, insightful, profound. He'll write a column as well as longer
pieces. We'll also benefit from his editorial guidance in our coverage of
national affairs in print and online. Andrew knows Canada and its politics as
very few others do but his interests are broader than just Ottawa and we
intend to use the full scope of his talents at Maclean's."
Coyne comes to Maclean's from the National Post where he served as
national affairs columnist. He has been an editorial writer and columnist for
The Financial Post, The Globe and Mail, and the Southam newspaper chain.
He is the winner of two National Newspaper Awards and the Hyman Solomon
Award for Excellence in Public Policy Journalism. Raised in Winnipeg, Coyne
graduated with a B.A. in Economics and History from the University of Toronto
and a Master's degree from the London School of Economics.
Maclean's is Canada's only national weekly current affairs magazine.
Maclean's enlightens, engages and entertains 2.8 million readers with strong
investigative reporting and exclusive stories from leading journalists in the
fields of international affairs, social issues, national politics, business
and culture. Visit www.macleans.ca.
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