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YORK REGION IS WHERE TALENT AND OPPORTUNITY INTERSECT

Located in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), York Region is home to 1.2 million residents, 51,000 businesses, 600,000 jobs, 4 urban growth centres, and Canada’s highest concentration of technology companies. As Ontario’s fastest growing large municipality and third largest business hub, York Region is a top destination in the Toronto area and Canada for business, talent, and investment.

York Region cities and towns: Markham, Vaughan, Richmond Hill, Newmarket, Aurora, Georgina, Whitchurch-Stouffville, East Gwillimbury, King

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MILLION RESIDENTS

Fastest growing population among the largest municipal jurisdictions in Ontario, Canada

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BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENTS

And nearly 600,000 local jobs across York Region’s nine cities and towns

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TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES

Highest concentration of ICT companies in the Greater Toronto Area and Canada

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Business Advantages

Explore the advantages of locating your business in Toronto area’s York Region – Where Talent and Opportunity Intersect. Ranked as the best region to live in Canada, York Region offers an urban/suburban hybrid quality of life that attracts, and retains, top global talent.

Innovation Ecosystem

York Region’s corporate innovation and entrepreneurial ecosystems are anchored in a strong foundation of enterprise technology companies, established industry verticals, and an extensive network of private- and public-sector support organizations.

Business Support Services

In partnership with nine local cities and towns, York Region’s Economic Development team provides complimentary and confidential support services to local and international businesses looking to expand or establish operations in Toronto area’s York Region.

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Why Live & Work in York Region?FIND OUT
Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension Reduces Gridlock And Commute Times

PM Trudeau and other politicians in Subway in York RegionTORONTO & VAUGHANDec. 15, 2017 /CNW/ – Easy access to public transit means Canadians spend less time commuting and more time doing the things they love. A well-functioning transit system supports middle class jobs, grows the economy, reduces air pollution, and creates inclusive communities. That is why the governments of CanadaOntarioToronto, and York Region are investing in modern, green public transit infrastructure.

Full Article: pm.gc.ca

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Largest Subway Expansion In Decades Connects Toronto To Vaughan

VMC Subway StationThe largest expansion of Toronto’s subway system in nearly 40 years comes into service on December 17, offering a fast and convenient new option for people to get to a job or class — and home to their families sooner.

Full Article: news.ontario.ca

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York Region is Where Talent and Opportunity Intersect
LOCATIONS

The Regional Municipality of York
Economic Strategy Office
17250 Yonge Street
Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
L3Y 6Z1

York Link
15 Allstate Parkway – Suite 600
Markham Ontario, Canada
L3R 5B4

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