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Amie Silverwood

Amie Silverwood

As the editor of several trade magazines focused on real estate, forestry, bioenergy and finances, I have been writing, editing, maintaining websites and developing social media strategies for my magazines for eight years.Much of that work involves travel to remote locations where I meet up with people who are the lifeblood of the industry. Equipment operators, mill managers, harvesting superintendents and local contractors show me around, generously answer my questions and help me understand the challenges they face as they struggle to keep their businesses in the black.

Canadian Forest Industries made the long treck to Sweden last month to attend World Bioenergy 2014. more »

Jul 7, 2014 12:00 AM Features

While touring the country and talking to industry professionals, the need for more skilled labour is one that resurfaces time and time again. more »

Jun 16, 2014 12:00 AM Features

Sexton Lumber has shutdown its Bloomfield sawmill for a lack of logs. The mill is the largest in Ontario and employs 79 workers. more »

Oct 23, 2010 12:00 AM News

White River Forest Products Ltd. has commenced a multi-million dollar re-investment program and has restarted the sawmill with a single shift but plans to add a second shift by January 1, 2014. more »

Sep 19, 2010 12:00 AM News