Impacts on Nova Scotia’s Economy

Nova Scotia is the place for opportunity! There is something for everyone around here. Whether it’s an academic learning opportunity, apprenticeship or job, you likely don’t have to look too far. The Nova Scotia Business Inc. along with other organizations are always signing new agreements with companies to expand into Halifax to create jobs and generate revenue into the province. Have a look at what is going on in your community that makes Nova Scotia a great place to work and to live!

Nova Scotian businesswomen receive awards                     

Three Nova Scotian businesswomen were recognized Tuesday night for their outstanding contributions at an awards ceremony at the Discovery Centre in Halifax.

“It was quite a surprise,” said Evelyn Ernst, a co-owner of Lunenburg-based Terra Beata Farms Ltd., in an interview. “A lot of business awards you have to apply for but this was right out of the blue.”

Since founding the cranberry business with her husband David Ernst in 1998, the Ernsts have built a business with annual revenues of about $4 million and employ roughly 30 people.

 

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