Celebrating Canada’s brightest business minds and inspiring the next generation of business leaders.

The National Business Book Award is an award presented to Canadian business authors. The award, presented every year since 1985, recognizes outstanding talent in Canadian business writing. The $30,000 award is determined by a panel of prominent individuals from the business and academic sectors. This year marks the 37th year of curating the conversation in Canadian business.

2022 NBBA Winners

Miles Nadal

Supported by

Stephen Smith


Globe and Mail

The Walrus


Freedman & Associates

For information on sponsorship opportunities please contact:

Mary Ann Freedman
mafreedman [at] freedmanandassociates.com


Latest News

Ottawa-based entrepreneurs Adam Miron, Sébastien St-Louis, & Julie Beun share $30,000 prize Toronto, ON  November 16, 2022 – The jury for the 37th National Business Book Award today announced that Billion Dollar Start-up: The True Story of How a Couple of 29-Year-Olds Turned $35,000 Into a $1,000,000,000 Cannabis Company has been named the winning book […] READ MORE >

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Finalists for 2022 business literary award announced Toronto, ON October 19, 2022 – The jury for the 37 th National Business Book Award today announced the three finalists for the 2022 literary award. Presented by Miles S. Nadal, the $30,000 prize will be awarded to the author demonstrating the most outstanding Canadian business-related writing, research […] READ MORE >

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Peerage Realty Partners joins in support of the $30,000 prize TORONTO, July 21, 2022 – Freedman & Associates is excited to announce that Peerage Realty Partners has become a supporting partner for the 2022 National Business Book Award. A North American leader in premium residential real estate services, Peerage Realty Partners has committed to championing […] READ MORE >