The Business Hall of Fame is a way to increase the visibility of the Ketner School of Business and to showcase its successful graduates and supporters. According to the Hall of Fame bylaws, candidates will be inducted annually and nominations are accepted, although the candidates must meet these criteria:
- A candidate must either have attended Catawba College as a full-time student, been employed at Catawba as a full or part-time faculty/staff member, including adjunct faculty or Executive-in-Residence or contributed to the success of the College by performing outstanding service as a volunteer.
- A candidate, if eligible as a former student, must have completed his/her degree a Catawba College at least 10 years immediately preceding the date of induction.
- A candidate's business achievements and contributions to business while at Catawba College or as an alumnus must have been widely recognized over the area served by the College, enhancing the reputation of the College as well as himself or herself.
- A candidate must be of good character and reputation and must have been in good standing at the termination of such relationship with the College.