Huddle, also known as Huddle Today,[1] was a business news website[2] based in Saint John, New Brunswick, while serving Atlantic Canada. It was founded in September 2015 in Saint John by Lise Hansen and Allan Gates, who both previously launched marketing company Bonfire Communications three years prior.[3]

Huddle
TypeOnline newspaper
Owner(s)Acadia Broadcasting
Founder(s)
  • Lise Hansen
  • Allan Gates
FoundedSeptember 2015
Ceased publicationJuly 25, 2023; 11 months ago (2023-07-25)
HeadquartersSaint John, New Brunswick
Websitehuddle.today

In 2019, Huddle was acquired by Irving-owned network Acadia Broadcasting. On July 25, 2023, it was announced that Huddle would be discontinued.[4][5]

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  1. ^ Poitras, Jacques (February 12, 2016). "Huddle news co-founder invited to government strategy sessions". CBC News. Retrieved May 29, 2024.
  2. ^ Moore, Charles (March 24, 2016). "Some uncomfortable Atlantic economic truths". Telegraph-Journal. Retrieved May 29, 2024.
  3. ^ O'Kane, John (February 10, 2016). "Maritimes duo feed a hunger for small-business news". The Globe and Mail. Retrieved May 29, 2024.
  4. ^ Bates, Andrew (July 26, 2023). "Saint John-based online business publication Huddle shuts down". Telegraph-Journal. SaltWire. Retrieved May 29, 2024.
  5. ^ "Goodbye Atlantic Canada, and Thank You". Huddle. July 25, 2023. Retrieved May 29, 2024.
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