Lifetime Achievement Award – Aboriginal Business Hall of Fame (ABHF)
The Lifetime Achievement Award as part of the Aboriginal Business Hall of Fame (ABHF) recognizes Aboriginal persons whose business leadership has made a substantive contribution to the economic and social well-being of Aboriginal people over a lifetime. Past laureates are from across Canada and represent Métis, Inuit, and First Nations persons. Starting in 2014, the ABHF recognizes two distinct awards annually. The Lifetime Achievement Award will continue to honor the leadership and success of Aboriginal Business Men and Women across Canada. The second award recognizes an up-and-coming Aboriginal Entrepreneur.
Eligibility for Lifetime Achievement Award
- First Nation (Status or Non-Status), Métis or Inuit business leaders who have built a full and rich career are eligible for nomination.
- Please fill out this Nomination Form (self-nominations will not be considered).
- Deadline to nominate somebody is June 30, 2014.
The winner is chosen by a selection committee in the fall of every year. All applicants will be notified by late October.Aboriginal people over a lifetime. Past laureates are from across CanadaAboriginal people over a lifetime. Past laureates are from across Canada.
Hall of Fame
Since the inaugural awards in 2005, the ABHF has inducted 19 laureates. Each year’s inductees are celebrated at a Toronto gala dinner with Canada’s most influential business and political leaders. Highlights of the evenings include showings of videos produced to celebrate each laureate’s life-long contribution and addresses by the laureates to gala guests.
See the CCAB Hall of Fame Laureates from 2005 to 2015