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2023 International Economic Development Council Awards

Published: October 5, 2023

Halifax Partnership is excited to announce that we recently won four awards, including three gold and one silver, from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). The IEDC Awards of Excellence recognize the world’s best economic development programs, partnerships, marketing materials, and influential leaders creating positive change in urban, suburban, and rural communities.

Wendy Luther, Halifax Partnership President and CEO, says, “these awards recognize the contributions of each and every person on the Halifax Partnership team and are confirmation of our global best-practice in economic development, led from right here in Halifax. They also recognize the power of the collaboration of our Halifax Partnership Board, Investors, and partners who contribute to our work to create a more vibrant, prosperous Halifax.”

  • Gold Award – Economic Development Organization of the Year (pop. 200K-500K)
  • Gold Award – Resiliency, Recovery & Mitigation
  • Gold Award – Digital Media for the Living in Halifax Toolkit
  • Silver Award – Digital Media, Halifax Index

    Learn more HERE.