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Mick Côté

Digital News Editor — Canadian Press
Covers:  business, montreal news, social media, journalism, media business, trends, LGBT, communities

Chef des nouvelles numériques, @PresseCan / Digital news editor, @CdnPress | Co-organizer @ONAMTL | Opinions my own | he/him | mick.cote@lapressecanadienne.com

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I am the digital news editor of the Canadian Press's French-language bureau in Montreal.

I hold a masters degree in entrepreneurial journalism from the University of King's College and a bachelor's degree in journalism and sociology from the same school.

I've worked with multiple organizations i...

What was your first job as a journalist?

I started off as a freelance reporter for an alt-weekly in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Then, I was a script writer and production assistant at CTV.

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Why did you become a journalist?

To share information about things that matter to my community and help people around me make smarter, more educated decisions.