Distinguished Business Leader Award

Nominations

Distinguished Business Leader Award

The Distinguished Business Leader Award selection committee welcomes your suggestions to identify outstanding ethical leaders and community builders in the Calgary area. Please email us to propose a nominee for the Distinguished Business Leader Award. Any submissions will be considered for the 2022 recipient.

Selection Committee

The Distinguished Business Leader Award selection committee members are a dynamic mix of business leaders, future leaders, and representatives of both the Haskayne School of Business and the Calgary Chamber of Commerce. The 2022 selection committee includes:

  • Leslie O'Donoghue, Chair, DBLA Selection Committee and Distinguished Business Leader Award recipient (2017)
  • Mike Broadfoot, Principal, MGB Investments
  • Marie Delorme, CEO, The Imagination Group
  • Jim Dewald, Dean, Haskayne School of Business
  • Jim Dinning, Chancellor Emeritus, University of Calgary
  • Eva Friesen, President and CEO, Calgary Foundation
  • Elise Harden, Executive Project Coordinator, DHR International
  • Nannette Ho-Covernton, Sustainablility Leader, Spartan Controls
  • Ian Minnifee, Partner, Sagium
  • Sue Riddell Rose, President and CEO, Perpetual Energy and Distinguished Business Leader Award recipient (2012)
  • Shahauna Siddiqui, Partner, DHR International and Selection Sponsor
  • Deborah Yedlin, President and CEO, Calgary Chamber and Chancellor, University of Calgary