Awards Gala Dinner


Over 350 of Canada’s business and community leaders are expected to gather for a gala dinner honouring 2022 CEO of the Year, Dave McKay of RBC. The event will be held on May 3, 2023 at the Park Hyatt Toronto. Tables of 10 are available for $13,500 or single seats can be purchased for $1,350. Proceeds support the Futures Fund Scholarship for university students in business. Download an Invitation to the 2022 Gala Dinner.

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2021 Gala Dinner

A gala dinner honouring 2021 CEO of the Year, Charles Brindamour of Intact Financial Corporation was held on October 20, 2022 at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto. The event welcomed a sold-out crowd of 430 guests and was hosted by Communications Consultant & Best Selling Author, Howard Green. General Roméo Dallaire paid tribute to Mr. Brindamour, and proceeds from tickets sales support the Futures Fund Scholarship for university students across Canada.

2020 Gala dinner

Due to government restrictions related to COVID-19, no gala was held in 2020.

2019 Gala dinner

The Gala honouring 2019 CEO of the Year, Lino Saputo Jr. of Saputo Inc., was held on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, ON.

2019 Gala dinner slideshow