TORONTO AREA'S YORK REGION: WHERE TALENT AND OPPORTUNITY INTERSECT
IN THE HEART OF GREATER TORONTO…
York Region, the fastest growing large municipality in Ontario, Canada is a thriving and diverse community that is home to:
- 1.2 million residents
- 54,000+ businesses
- 654,000 jobs
- 4 urban growth centres
- Canada’s highest concentration of technology companies
The Region is a top destination in the Toronto area and Canada for business, talent, and investment.
WHAT IS YORK LINK?
Part of York Region’s Economic Strategy division, the York Link program facilitates local business growth in knowledge-based sectors. It promotes York Region as a business destination of choice in the Greater Toronto Area, and where talent and opportunity intersect! In collaboration with the region’s local municipalities and other partners the York Link team helps businesses:
- Expand within York Region
- Establish new operations in York Region
- Attract high-skilled talent
- Increase their business community exposure
YORK REGION IS…
…comprised of nine local cities and towns, which are Markham, Vaughan, Richmond Hill, Newmarket, Aurora, Georgina, Whitchurch-Stouffville, East Gwillimbury, and King.
TORONTO AREA'S YORK REGION: AN ECONOMIC POWERHOUSE IN CANADA
Spread throughout York Region’s nine cities and towns in the Greater Toronto Area
LOCAL JOBS INYORK REGION
Across a variety of key industry sectors including ICT, financial services, and more…
RESIDENTS IN THE GTA'S YORK REGION
York Region is a welcoming community and one of the most diverse regions in Canada
Highest concentration of information technology companies in Canada
NEW JOBS CREATED EACH YEAR (2001-'18)
Career opportunities for every experience level, what’s it like to live and work here?
BUSINESS COMMUNITY NEWS FROM TORONTO AREA'S YORK REGION
Markham Headquartered LMN Launches Estimating Marketplace Connecting Vendors with Contractors
MARKHAM, Ontario, May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — North America’s leading B2B business management software company, LMN Inc., has launched another innovative tool to help bridge the gap between contractors and vendors. The LMN Estimating Marketplace (https://golmn.com/market-place/) helps landscaping contractors build a better business by connecting them directly with a trusted network of wholesale suppliers within a single, user-friendly digital platform.read more
Markham-Based Vexos Signs Exclusive License Agreement with Elemaster to Manufacture and Distribute MVM Ventilators in the Americas
MARKHAM, May 20, 2020 /CNW/ — VEXOS Inc., an award-winning global electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider, today announces the signing of an exclusive license agreement with Elemaster Group to manufacture and distribute the MVM (Mechanical Ventilator Milano) Ventilator for the Americas (North, Central and South America).read more
Celestica’s Newmarket Operation Wins Contract with StarFish Medical Inc. to Manufacture Ventilators for Canadian Market
Celestica Inc., a leader in design, manufacturing and supply chain solutions for the world’s most innovative companies, today announced it has won a program to build 7,500 ventilators for StarFish Medical Inc., a Canadian medical device company, at Celestica’s operation in Newmarket, Ontario.read more
Vaughan Based Kontrol Energy Provides Enterprise Software Pilot Update and Enters MOU with European OEM
VAUGHAN, ON / May 20, 2020 / Kontrol Energy Corp. (CSE:KNR)(OTCQB:KNRLF)(FSE:1K8) (“Kontrol” or “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a European Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM).read more
Vaughan Based Kontrol Energy to Acquire Building Solutions Company and Announces Private Placement
VAUGHAN, ON / ACCESSWIRE / May 19, 2020 / Kontrol Energy Corp. (CSE:KNR)(OTCQB:KNRLF)(FSE:1K8) (“Kontrol” or “Company”) a leader in the energy efficiency sector through IoT, Cloud and SaaS technology is pleased to announce that on May 16th, 2020, it entered into a binding agreement (the “Agreement”) to acquire a building energy and equipment monitoring company which operates a recurring revenue platform (“TargetCo”).read more
YORK LINK IS HERE TO HELP YOUR BUSINESS
IS YOUR BUSINESS LOOKING AT EXPANDING INTO THE GREATER TORONTO AREA?
Finding the right location where your business can succeed is key, but it also needs to be where your employees want to be. From strategic connections, finding office space, to government grant opportunities, and discovering why the lifestyle here is sought-after, we will show you why York Region is where talent and opportunity intersect.
In partnership with our 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.