Craig Silverman


Craig Silverman is an award-winning journalist and the founder of Regret the Error, a blog on Poynter.org that reports on media errors and corrections, and trends regarding accuracy and verification. The blog moved to The Poynter Institute in December 2011, and he joined as adjunct faculty. Craig serves as director of content for Spundge, and is national president of the Professional Writers Association of Canada. He is a former columnist for Columbia Journalism Review, The Globe And Mail, Toronto Star, and BusinessJournalism.org. Craig previously worked as managing editor of PBS MediaShift, and was part of the team that launched OpenFile.ca, a Canadian online news start-up. His journalism and books have been recognized by the Mirror Awards, National Press Club, Canadian National Magazine Awards, and the Canadian Online Publishing Awards. He is also the winner of the 2013 Mirror Award for Best Commentary – Digital Media.