Davis, Feldman and Nykoliation enter CHHMA Hall of Fame

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. ― The annual general meeting of the Canadian Hardware and Housewares Association was highlighted by the induction of three individuals to the CHHMA’s industry Hall of Fame. Terry Davis, former president and CEO of Home Hardware Stores Ltd. (shown here with Home Hardware’s Joel Marks, who introduced Davis), recalled his early years and mentorship under company co-founder Walter Hachborn.

Solly Feldman, founder of Accent Fairchild Group, was introduced by his son and company president Evan Feldman. “My father has a never-ending passion for people and work,” Evan said proudly.


Dennis Nykoliation, whose career included leadership roles at Black & Decker Canada, Cambridge Towel, CanWel and GSW, was introduced by former CHHMA President Vaughn Crofford. Nykoliation thanked the industry, and his fellow colleagues in the room, for a lifetime of memorable experiences and for the award.