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6 of GTA’s Top 10 ICT R&D Investors
AMD, Constellation Software, IBM, Huawei, Stars Group, and Enghouse.
Top Tech Companies Call York Region Home
How Does York Region Stand Up To Other Canadian Tech Hubs?
CANADA’S TOP TECH HUBS
# of ICT Employer Establishments
|1||City of Toronto||7,178|
|Statistics Canada, CBC | 06/2020|
YORK REGION IS CANADA’S MOST DENSE TECH HUB
# of ICT employer establishments per 1,000 residents | Statistics Canada, CBC June 2020; Census 2016 Population
YORK REGION HAS HIGHEST CONCENTRATION OF TECH TALENT IN THE TORONTO-WATERLOO CORRIDOR
Statistics Canada, CBC 2018
(NOCs: 217; 228; 0213; 2133; 2147; 2241; 2242; 2253; 7333 – as per CBRE Scoring Tech Talent Report)
Latest #YRtech Business News
- Government of Canada Invests to Bring High-Speed Internet to 144 More Households in Markham and StouffvilleHelena Jaczek, Member of Parliament for Markham–Stouffville, on behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development, announced just under $125,000 in funding for Bell to bring high-speed Internet to rural residents of Lemonville and Locust Hill.
- Q&A: Are York Region Companies Pivoting to a Digital World?Having to pivot into the digital world has become a reality for many businesses during COVID-19. We asked two experts about this phenomenon.
- York Region Companies Turning to Online World to Cope With COVID-19 CrunchRunning Hutchings Farm provides enough work for her and her husband, Kevin, without the added task of bringing their farm store online. Business is busiest in summer and at Christmas, but come January, February and March, sales drop.