Alec Bruce

BIOGRAPHY
Alec Bruce is a writer and author whose bylines regularly appear in major Canadian publications, including the Globe & Mail, Maclean’s, Atlantic Business Magazine, Saltscapes, and Unravel Halifax Magazine. He was a staff reporter, writer and editor for The Report on Business, ROB Magazine, Financial Times of Canada, Atlantic Insight Magazine, Commercial News Magazine, and the Moncton Times & Transcript. He has won 12 Atlantic Journalism Awards and three international TABBIE awards for his magazine journalism and commentaries. Bruce is the author of Keeping the Faith: The Story of Laura McCain (Margaret Norrie McCain/Goose Lane Editions, 2013). He is currently completing a memoir, The Last Car Game, and a Masters of Fine Arts (MFA, 2022) at the University of King’s College in Halifax, N.S. 

PUBLICATIONS

Alec Bruce is regularly published in:

  • The Globe & Mail
  • Maclean’s
  • Atlantic Business Magazine
  • Saltscapes
  • Unravel Halifax Magazine
  • The Toronto Star (syndicated through the Local Journalism Initiative)
AWARDS

Alec Bruce’s professional awards include:

  • Silver, “Commentary” in the 2014 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Silver, “Magazine Article” in the 2014 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Silver, “Commentary” in the 2012 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Gold, “Regular Column” in the 2011 International TABBIES Awards.
  • Silver, “Profile Article” in the 2011 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Gold, “Regular Column” in the 2010 International TABBIES Awards.
  • Gold, “Commentary” in the 2010 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Gold, “Magazine Article” in the 2010 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Merit, “Feature Article” in the 2009 International TABBIES Awards.
  • Silver, “Business Reporting” in the 2009 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Silver, “Magazine Article” in the 2009 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Gold, “Commentary” in the 2008 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Silver, “Magazine Article” in the 2007 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Silver, “Magazine Article” in the 2007 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Gold, “Commentary” in the 2006 Atlantic Journalism Awards.
  • Finalist, 2005 Kenneth R. Wilson National Business Writing Awards.


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