Hachborn to enter Business Hall of Fame

ST. hachborn_hall_of_fameJACOBS, Ont. — Walter Hachborn, the co-founder of Home Hardware Stores Limited, will be inducted into the Canadian Business Hall of Fame on May 4, 2015, adding him to the ranks of Canada’s most distinguished business leaders.

Over the course of his almost 80-year career, Hachborn’s leadership and vision have made a profound impact on the hardware and home improvement industry in this country and on the survival of the independent dealer. He dedicated his career to this vision of helping independents grow their businesses and it remains the cornerstone of the company as it celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2014.