What we do
Our four pillars
Marketing & Promotions
SGABA promotes the Spring Garden area as a preferred place to work, live, shop and experience.
The Spring Garden Area Business Association is the “voice of the Spring Garden area”, representing member businesses to various levels of government and other key stakeholders in the community.
Preserve and enhance the essence and experience of the Spring Garden area for members, residents and visitors by supporting business success through community partnerships and resources.
To create a vibrant and dynamic business district, the SGABA will:
Build effective partnerships with businesses, institutions and property owners to maintain a clean and safe community.
Attract, retain and promote quality businesses and retail segments to support the local economy.
Promote Spring Garden Road as a renowned destination point with a business, retail and commercial mix, offering unique products, services and events.
Coordinate events and programs designed to promote Spring Garden area as the preferred place to shop, work, learn and live.
SGABA aims to keep the area pleasant and easy on the eyes by installing planters and sweeping the streets through its summer interns.
SGABA strives to keep the area clean and safe by partnering with businesses, institutions, property owners, the Halifax Regional Police and the Halifax Regional Municipality.
Board of Directors
John Young, Chair (Boyne Clarke)
Bill MacAvoy, Vice-Chair (Cushman Wakefield Atlantic)
Darrel Pink Treasurer and Secretary
Martha Casey Spring Garden Citizen at Large ( Volta Labs)
Christy Sanford Spring Garden Citizen at Large (Studio In Essence)
Jonathan Kirk Spring Garden Citizen at Large (The Running Room)
Dr. Andrew Emanuele Spring Garden Citizen at Large (Paradigm Orthodontics)
Bill MacAvoy Spring Garden Citizen at Large (Cushman Wakefield Atlantic)
Nicole Babineau Spring Garden Citizen at Large (Lawen Group)
Darren Caseley Spring Garden Citizen at Large (Bluteau Caseley Wealth Management)