MONTREAL, QUE.: SEPTEMBER 04, 2014 -- Jennifer Campbell staff mugshot Thursday September 04, 2014. (John Mahoney  / THE GAZETTE) ORG XMIT: 50956-0000

Jeff Blond

Associate Managing Editor

Montreal Gazette

Jeff Blond is the first joined The Montreal Gazette in 1994 as a part-time copy boy, an is currently the Associate Managing Editor. Jeff has worked in almost every department over the years, advancing slowly through the ranks. His jobs have included working on the stock pages, the Sports Scoreboard page, an assistant editor, a slot editor in Sports, Business and City and the night editor overseeing the production of the paper before reaching his current position. Jeff was also the weekly bridge columnist for nine years, a job he was qualified for as a Canadian championship player as well as a three-time Canadian junior champion who represented Canada in international competition. Jeff is a graduate from Concordia University in Philosophy and Journalism.