Celebrating 30 years in Nova Scotia

Each year, Junior Achievement of Nova Scotia and the Business Hall of Fame honors individuals who inspire our business community and future business leaders.

Nova Scotia Business Hall Of Fame

GALA 2023


Halifax Convention Centre Ballroom


Thursday, October 12, 2023

About Us

2023 marks our 30th year honouring individuals who inspire our business community, and future business leaders. Our Laureates exemplify growth, courage, success and leadership in Nova Scotia, and beyond. 



This year we look forward to bringing back our Laureate Breakfast.

  • Thursday, September 14, 2023 – Laureate Breakfast (Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron)*


Candidates are nominated by community members and must demonstrate they have fulfilled the following criteria:

  • Be recognized by their profession or business as having made an outstanding contribution to the success of a business or profession.
  • Have demonstrated in their business career entrepreneurial spirit with a record of outstanding entrepreneurial achievements.
  • Have demonstrated effective leadership and be considered a role model for future entrepreneurs, business leaders as well as others in business.


*To get tickets to the Laureate Breakfast you must have purchased a table to the Gala Evening.

Business Laureates

29th Class Of Inductees

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JA Nova Scotia & NS Business Hall of Fame

The Business Hall of Fame was initiated in 1993 to recognise the contribution made to business by successful leaders and entrepreneurs. Over the past 29 years, the Business Hall of Fame has become an institution of unmatched significance to the business community of Nova Scotia.

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Thank you for your interest in this year’s Business Hall of Fame Events. If you have any questions, please call our office at 902.454.4564.

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