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Dan Bolton

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Winnipeg, Canada
Freelance Writer — Freelance
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Covers:  Tea and coffee industries: Tea and tisane preparation, trade, agriculture, production, retail, personalities. Coffee retail, specialty coffee, production, retail, and personalities.

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Biography

Dan Bolton edits STiR Tea & Coffee (www.stir-tea-coffee.com) and the weekly World Tea News (www.worldteanews.com). In 2016 he founded Tea Journey magazine (www.teajourney.pub) following a successful Kickstarter campaign that generated $128,000 in donations. Tea Journey is a global digital con...

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

Text: MS Word Photos: Photoshop-Snaggit-Picasa Design:INDD Accounting: Quick Books Merchant account: Stripe Collaboration: Slack, Dropbox

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?

No, but as senior class president I worked with reporters on staff and contributed articles on class activities. There were 734 in my class.

What advice can you offer to aspiring journalists?

Check the facts. Then, check again. Let articles rest before hitting publish. There may only be time for a short break - take it. Then review

Awards

Society of Professional Journalists Award

1998 - Howard S. Dubin Outstanding Pro Member Award
Dan Bolton, Los Angeles Pro Chapter (Chapter of 75 member or more) The Award is for outstanding membership in service to the Society. It honors Howard S. Dubin who has contributed great sums of time, energy and money to the national Society and continues his grassroots service at the chapter level. Only two awards (one from chapters of 75 or more members and one from chapters with fewer than 75 members) may be given annually.