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Originally From

London, Ontario

Years in Current


Years in


in Calgary

Doug's Story

Doug Firby is President and Publisher of Calgary’s Business, an online news service which started in spring 2018. It is a division of Troy Media, Canada’s largest independent editorial content provider. He and his wife also run a communications company called Big Tree Communications – which provides writing, editing and strategic communications services. Doug has worked in communications for more than a decade and had a three-decade-long career in Canada newspapers.


Why Calgary?

"Calgary is one of the most welcoming cities in Canada to new ideas, entrepreneurism and innovation. The industry, academic and political leaders are willing to meet with you, offer advice and mentor. They know that your success is shared by the entire community."

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