Celebrating 25 Years

The Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year Awards has been honouring Niagara's outstanding entrepreneurs since 1994. This year, NEYA will mark its 25th Anniversary milestone by celebrating Niagara's Top Entrepreneurs of the Last 25 Years – a prestigious group of Lifetime Achievement Award recipients who have left an indelible mark on Niagara's economy and on the community.


The Gene Luczkiw Spirt of Enterprise Scholarship Award is presented to deserving students who are clearly demonstrating an enterprising spirit in their lives. Learn more about this award and nominate a deserving student today. Nominations are open now through October 31, 2018.

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1994 - 2017 HALL OF FAME

The Lifetime Achievement Award is considered the preeminent honour awarded by the Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year Awards. Since 1994, 32 individuals have been inducted into NEYA’s Hall of Fame for their entrepreneurial successes spanning several decades of their lives, and for the indisputable legacy they have left on Niagara.