The Annual Business Banquet is one of the premier events in the calendar of the School. It brings together business students and faculty from the university, as well as individuals from the local, regional, and national professional community. This event is organized by a student banquet chair and co-chair, with administrative support from the school.
2012 Keynote Speaker: Mickey MacDonald
Mickey MacDonald is an entrepreneur whose business interests are diversified across many industries including automotive leasing, retail, food and beverage, fitness, commercial and residential custom tile sales and residential land development. He has an Honorary Doctor of Commerce from Saint Mary’s University and has won numerous business and personal awards including the 2008 Nova Scotia Humanitarian of the Year, 2005 Nova Scotia Philanthropist of the Year, 2004 Newfoundland Philanthropist of the Year, Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Halifax Chamber of Commerce Business Person of the Year and has been named as one the Top 50 CEO’s in Atlantic Canada for five years in a row.