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Facebook_AD_V.2Celebrate leaders in youth retention

The Game Changers Awards recognize exceptional Halifax businesses and organizations that demonstrate leadership in hiring youth, providing experiential learning opportunities for students, and helping youth grow professionally.  

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Halifax Index - Blog Photo (For Social)Halifax Index 2018

The Halifax Index features a numerical snapshot of the past year, including the Economic Growth Plan 2016-21 checklist. The Index has a new look and depth as well. View and download the Halifax Index 2018.

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Sell-Halifax-Homepage-ImageSell Halifax Program

Halifax provides the TLC needed for your business' success: Talent, Location and Cost. View and Download the Sell Halifax Toolkit. 

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Economic Snapshot

Halifax’s predicted GDP growth rate is forecasted to outpace both national and provincial figures, averaging 1.7% between

Source: Conference Board of Canada
Economic Snapshot_SUMMER 2018_GDP

Migration to Halifax remained high throughout 2016-2017 but fell shy of 2015-2016's banner numbers. Immigration continues to increase while emigration remains consistent. 

Source: Statistics Canada Table 17-10-0079-01

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Halifax's GDP grew by 1.7% in 2017, below both the national figures and most of the benchmark cities. 

The Business Confidence Index for Halifax reached an all-time high in 2018, marking the fourth straight year of gains.


Halifax Index 2018

Featured Business

Stewart McKelvey

Stewart McKelvey

This month, we talked to Lydia Bugden, CEO & Managing Partner at Stewart McKelvey, one of the largest law firms in Canada.  

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Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

Want to showcase your business? Be part of our networking pavilion!
Small Business Week Supporter - $750 + HST
Corporate logo placement in a Small Business Week Chamber email to Halifax Chamber members
Mentioned from the stage at the Exploring Entrepreneurship event by the Halifax Chamber representative
Logo placement on the Small Business Week event listing on the Halifax Chamber website
Inclusion in Small Business Week thank you in Business Voice magazine
Opportunity to place one banner at the Exploring Entrepreneurship event
1 booth at the Exploring Entrepreneurship event
Inclusion in social media conversation the day of the event
Contact Lindsay Burns for more information and to book!

Exhibitor Booth - $350 + HST
1 booth at the Exploring Entrepreneurship event
Inclusion in social media conversation the day of the event
Contact Tania Crouse Hardy for more information and to book!

Contact: Tania Crouse Hardy
Phone: (902)481-1226