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Shaun Polczer

Calgary Canada
Freelance Energy Reporter and Editor — Freelance, Mergermarket, Petroleum Economist

MergerMarket Correspondent, Newsbase contributor, Cdn Energy Analyst PLS. NAM Editor Petroleum Economist. Calgary Herald: 2006-11, Daily Oil Bulletin: 1998-2006

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Freelance energy reporter with 25 years covering global energy markets, especially in the Canadian oil and gas sector. My work has appeared in national and international publications including Petroleum Economist Magazine, Newsbase, MergerMarket, the Calgary Herald, Financial Post and Daily Oil B...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Editor of the Redwater Tribune, a weekly in rural Alberta

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Too many times. We had an old Underwood, I had to steam the ribbons on a tea kettle so the typesetter could read the copy sent by fax.

How is social media changing news?

It's much easier to make valuable contacts.