Niagara University Opens its Vaughan Location
The City of Vaughan has opened its doors to welcome its very first university. Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua officially announced on Monday that Niagara University has expanded to Vaughan Metropolitan Centre.
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Toronto Condo Boom Likely to Settle in 2019 [Potential Shift to the 905 Regions]: Developers
“The big part of the solution is the 905. Municipalities like Vaughn, Mississauga, Markham and Richmond Hill are all municipalities that have realized that because of price appreciation, all of a sudden, there is development potential on a lot of their land.”
Full Article: bnnbloomberg.ca
Mayor Bevilacqua Announces First University in Vaughan
VAUGHAN, ON, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ – This marks a historic day for the citizens of our community as classes begin at Niagara University’s modern new site located in the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre (VMC). Mayor Maurizio Bevilacquaformally welcomed students, professors and members of the administration on the first day of studies at the university’s new location, adding that he has “proudly delivered on a transformational city-building commitment to bring the first-ever university to the city of Vaughan.”
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Richmond Hill ‘a little north, a little nicer’
Located in York Region just north of Toronto, Richmond Hill is part of Canada’s largest technology cluster and has four key business sectors: professional, scientific and technical services; finance and insurance; information and culture; and health.
Full Article: torontosun.com
Markham Headquartered Pond Tech Converts Smokestack Emissions into Fuel for Edible Algae Products
Most people probably don’t think anything good could come from thick clouds of toxic fumes spewing out from industrial smokestacks. But where most of us just see pollution, Pond Tech sees a potential goldmine — or at least a green one.
Based in Toronto Area’s Markham, Canada, Pond has developed a technology that harnesses the gasses emitted from industrial smokestacks and uses them to fuel the rapid growth of algae. This algae is then used in food coloring, health supplements and protein in animal feed.
Full Article: thespoon.tech
Hillcrest Mall in Richmond Hill Completes Overhaul as it Looks to the Future
Fall 2018 saw Hillcrest unveil its completed interior renovation and newly developed North Wing, introducing the #HillcrestGlowUp campaign to mark the milestone. Looking back, Hillcrest’s transformation started in 2015 with Hudson’s Bay.
Full Article: retail-insider.com
Kontrol Energy Completes Acquisition of the IP and Patents of Dimax Controls Canada Inc. and rebrands as Kontrol SmartSite®
VAUGHAN, ON January 16, 2019 – (“Kontrol” or the “Company“) announces that it has purchased the IP and Patents of Dimax Controls Canada Inc. (“Dimax”) and rebranded the energy software technology as Kontrol SmartSite®.
Full Article: kontrolenergy.com
Reflecting on YSpace Markham’s First Year
Strengthening the relationship with York Region has always been a priority for York University. Although there are many exciting initiatives underway, one new success story remains at the forefront: YSpace. The 10,000-square-foot facility in Markham Centre, Ont., is a community innovation hub supporting a growing number of entrepreneurs and innovators by providing dynamic co-working space, access to industry advisers, education, workshops and high-end technology.
Full Article: news.yorku.ca
Markham Headquartered Baylin Technologies Announces Signing of Agreement to Supply Tier One Global Telecommunications Provider
Markham, Jan. 14, 2019 /CNW/ – Baylin Technologies Inc. (“Baylin”) (TSX: BYL) today announced that its Kirkland, Quebecwholly owned subsidiary, Alga Microwave Inc. (“Alga”), has signed an agreement in principal to design and manufacture key components for a Tier 1 global telecom equipment producer headquartered in Sweden.
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