2019 Canadian Business Hall of Fame Gala

June 19, 2019
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Canadian Business Hall of Fame in support of JA Canada

The Canadian Business Hall of Fame was established by JA Canada in 1979 to honour Canada's pre-eminent business leaders for their professional and philanthropic achievements. 

On June 19, 2019, this year’s Class of Companions will be formally inducted into the Canadian Business Hall of Fame.

This year’s inductees are:

  • Claude Lamoureux, Retired President & Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan
  • Chief Clarence Louie O.C., First Nations leader, Chief of the Osoyoos Indian Band
  • Stephen J.R. Smith, Chairman & CEO, First National Financial
  • Annette Verschuren, Chair & CEO, NRStor Inc.

Proceeds from this gala help JA Canada meet the growing demand for financial literacy, work readiness, and entrepreneurship programs for Canadian students, which are essential for future success.

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