The Rideau Hall Foundation is pleased to announce our President and CEO, Teresa Marques, has been named a 2023 Report on Business magazine Changemaker.

Changemakers is an editorial award program produced by Report on Business magazine at The Globe and Mail. This program celebrates emerging business leaders who are making a difference in their industry with their ideas, accomplishments, and impact.

The Globe and Mail solicited nominations for the Changemakers award in fall 2022. Winners were selected by The Globe and Mail’s award-winning editorial team for their bold notions and leadership, as determined by their nominations, subsequent interviews and reference checks.

Ms. Marques is one of 50 winners of the Changemakers award. “It’s an honour to be named a 2023 Changemaker and be included in such an incredible group of people. The work of the Rideau Hall Foundation affords me the opportunity to connect people from across sectors and across the country to build a better Canada for all. I’m humbled to have been recognized for helping to put in place solutions to some of our most pressing challenges in innovation, learning equity and civic engagement. And I’m excited by all that we can achieve together,” said Ms. Marques.

Editorial coverage of the 2023 Changemakers is in the March 2023 issue of Report on Business magazine, distributed with The Globe and Mail on Saturday February 25th, 2023 and online at

“As the world grapples with new challenges from greening the economy to adjusting to the new geopolitical reality, the Canadian business community needs new ideas and bold leaders,” says Dawn Calleja, editor of Report on Business magazine. “The Changemakers program aims to highlight 50 people who are taking on pressing issues and turning ideas into impact.”

Read the ROB Changemaker profiles here.