Business Hall of Fame 2019

May 23, 2019
Charlottetown, PEI



Junior Achievement of Prince Edward Island is pleased to announce the 2019 Inductees into the PEI Business Hall of Fame.

Jack & Carlotta Kelly

Innovative Entrepreneurs in the PEI Trucking Industry


Dr. Kay MacPhee

Highly Accomplished Educator and Entrepreneur


Kevin & Kathy Murphy

Dynamic Leaders In The PEI Hospitality Industry



The Business Hall of Fame was established by Junior Achievement of Prince Edward Island, to provide a forum to pay tribute to Island business people who have made an outstanding and enduring contribution to business development in the Province.

Inductees are selected for their vision, standards of excellence, determination, willingness to take risks, contribution to their community and to the prosperity of our Province.

Junior Achievement is an international non-profit organization dedicated to teaching young people the principles and dynamics of business and the free enterprise system.  On PEI some 5,500 students are enrolled in JA programs in schools across the Province.

The business leaders will be formally inducted into the PEI Business Hall of Fame on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at a Gala Dinner at the Delta Hotels by Marriot Prince Edward in Charlottetown.  Tickets for this event are available through Junior Achievement PEI.




2019 Business Hall of Fame

May 23, 2019

PEI Convention Centre (The Delta)

Reception: 6:00
Dinner and Ceremonies: 7:00

For ticket information please contact:  Kelli Cook  902.892.6066





Special Thanks to Our 2018 Partners:

Major Partners: Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Delta Prince Edward, Richardson GMP,  Holland College, Credit Unions of PEI, McDonalds,Innovation PEI, Kent Building Supplies

Lead Sponsors: Scotia Wealth Management, Grant Thornton, CIBC, Cooke Insurance Group, MCI, Air Canada, Napa Auto Parts,  EastLink, Cox and Palmer, Stewart McKelvey, Maritime Electric, PEI Bio Alliance, Aspin Kemp & Associates, The Insurance Company of PEI, The Gray Group, MRSB Group,  Red Shores,  RBC Royal Bank,  Mill River Experience, Callbecks Home Hardware Building Centre, TD Bank

Media Partners: CBC, The Guardian, Ocean 100, Hot.105.5

Supporting Sponsors: Green Road Properties, Slemon Park, Foulkes Productions, Birt & McNeill Barristers & Solicitors, Invesco, PEI Mutual Insurance Company, Coach Atlanctic Group



Click to view a list of our past Laureates



nominate a candidate

To nominate a candidate for the 2019 JA PEI Business Halll of Fame, please review the criteria and complete the nomination form in the link below.

Nomination Form and Criteria

If you have any questions about nominating a candidate please contact Debbie Atkinson

Our mission is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.