Halifax Economic Strategy - International Brand

LEADERSHIP: Establish a Brand Advisory Team to lead an aligned brand development process, advise on implementation, review progress on a regular basis and manage necessary adjustments.


Create a unique, international city brand for Halifax that reflects our best qualities and what we aspire to be.


  1. Complete the baseline research and analysis to identify the most compelling attributes that make Halifax unique and attractive.

    Lead: GHP
    Business Community Engagement: HIGH

  2. Develop a Brand Strategy and Implementation Plan.

    Lead: GHP
    Business Community Engagement: HIGH

  3. Ensure necessary buy-in and adoption from the business community and key organizations that will have a role in brand strategy implementation.

    Lead: GHP
    Business Community Engagement: HIGH


Media Coverage

"Attitude" comes up often at event on economy

Report: Population plan needed for Halifax

Editorial: Change attitude, embrace newcomers

New study says Halifax population growth weak due to outmigration

Weak population growth jeopardizing Halifax's success, says GHP report

New report rates Halifax's economy


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