Innovative Business of the Year

Halifax Chamber Halifax Business Awards | Halifax Chamber of Commerce


Nominees submit only once for the 2024 Halifax Business Awards (with one exception: Business Leader nominees may also apply in one other category for their organization). If you are nominated in multiple categories, choose the one that most applies.

If you are nominated multiple times in the same category, you only need to complete one submission.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Nominees must have an active business located or operating in HRM. The majority of the business must have provincial ownership and headquarters must be located provincially.
  2. Nominees must have introduced an innovative product, service, internal process, etc. on or before August 31 last year or be operating in a mode where innovation is built into the culture of the company.
  3. Please note that Not for Profits/Crown Corporations/100% Government Funded Organizations are not eligible for this category.
Criterion Weight
Tell us about your organization. Help us understand who you are and what you do. 16.7%
How have you created "game changing" innovation within your industry? What is it and what makes it innovative? 16.7%
What significant obstacles have you overcome in the last 12-24 months? How did you overcome them? 16.7%
What are the greatest challenges facing your company? How did you overcome those challenges? 16.7%
How are you a part of/contributing to the Halifax business community? How are you making it stronger? 16.7%
What is your organization doing to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace? 16.7%