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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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Markham-Based Pond Technologies: First Commercial Carbon Abatement Algae Plant to be built at Stelco

Pond TechnologiesMARKHAM, ONDec. 8, 2017 /CNW/ – Stelco Algae Holdings Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Stelco Inc. (TSX:STLC)., and Pond Technologies Inc. of Markham Ontario are pleased to announce their collaboration for the construction of the world’s first commercial algae plant utilizing industrial greenhouse gas emissions. 

Full Article: www.newswire.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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