Industry News

GAME CHANGERS: SimplyCast wins Experiential Learning Award, Small Business Category

December 10, 2018

SimplyCast, a leading provider of interactive and multi-channel communication software for organizations worldwide, was recognized as the winner of the Experiential Learning Award, Small Business Category at the 2018 Game Changers Awards Gala.

GAME CHANGERS: Nick Misener - 2018 Best Super Connector

December 3, 2018

Nick Misener, Recruitment Consultant, Information Technology at David Aplin Group, was the recipient of one of two Best Super Connector Awards at the 2018 Game Changers Awards Gala.

Helping Youth Make Their Place in Halifax

October 15, 2018

A few years ago, Lauren Sears realized that many young people were leaving Halifax to go to bigger cities like Toronto, not because they wanted to, but because they felt they had to in order to get the career they wanted.

#HireMeHalifax Helps Young Talent Find Employment in Halifax

August 15, 2018

In March, over 200 young professionals and business leaders gathered for #HireMeHalifax 2018, an opportunity for businesses to connect with some of Halifax’s top young talent. At the event, ten finalists from the #HireMeHalifax pitch competition presented themselves live to the businesses in the room.

GAME CHANGERS: 2017 Best Youth Employer (Large Business)

February 15, 2018

Citco (Canada) Inc. was the recipient of the Best Youth Employer Award, Large Business Category. Andrew Semadeni, Senior Vice President at Citco, shares how hiring youth has benefitted the company.

GAME CHANGERS: Halifax Refugee Clinic Wins 2017 Experiential Learning Award

February 5, 2018

Halifax Refugee Clinic wins Experiential Learning Award at the 2017 Game Changers Awards Gala put on by the Halifax Partnership.

GAME CHANGERS: NATIONAL Wins 2017 Connector Organization Award

January 18, 2018

NATIONAL was the recipient of the 2017 Best Connector Organization award at the Game Changers Awards Gala. The gala recognizes exceptional Halifax businesses and Connectors who hire youth, provide meaningful experiential learning opportunities and inspire others to take action in retaining youth.

GAME CHANGERS: Stantec Wins Experiential Learning Award

January 11, 2018

Stantec wins 2017 Experiential Learning award for a large business at the Game Changers Awards Gala. The Gala recognizes exceptional Halifax businesses and Connectors who hire youth, provide meaningful experiential learning opportunities and inspire others to take action in retaining youth.

GAME CHANGERS: AGADA Wins 2017 Best Youth Employer Award

January 5, 2018

The Game Changers Awards Gala recognizes exceptional Halifax businesses and Connectors who hire youth, provide meaningful experiential learning opportunities and inspire others to take action in retaining youth. The 2017 Best Youth Employer in the small business category is AGADA Biosciences

GAME CHANGERS: 2017 Best Super Connector

December 14, 2017

The Game Changers Awards Gala recognizes exceptional Halifax businesses and Connectors who hire youth, provide meaningful experiential learning opportunities and inspire others to take action in retaining youth. This year’s gala took place on October 30. Nine awards were presented, and Chris O’Shea was a recipient of the Best Super Connector Award.