R$ Welcomes New Team Member

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We’re delighted to welcome Mark Lowey as senior correspondent for Research Money. Based in Calgary, Mark will help the R$ editorial team expand its coverage of innovation in Western Canada in addition to covering developments across the country.

Mark is the publisher and managing editor of Enviroline, a business publication for western Canada’s environmental business industry. He is also a freelance writer and editor with over 38 years of experience.

His journalism has garnered numerous awards including: two Canadian Science Writer’s Association national awards, a Governor General’s Michener citation, the first Alberta Science Technology Foundation award for science journalism; the first Canadian Petroleum Association/Banff Center National award for environmental reporting and most recently, the Engineers Canada 2016 Award of Journalism Excellence in Engineering.

Mark has worked at the Calgary Herald for 20 years, where he became a senior reporter. He is a member and past president of the Science Writers and Communicators of Canada (formerly the Canadian Science Writer’s Association) and a member of the Writer’s Guild of Alberta.

We’re delighted to have him join the team and share his talent, expertise and deep insights into science, technology and innovation in Canada.