Markham, Ontario is one of the most culturally diverse and fast growing cities in the Greater Toronto Region with over 349,000 people. A multiple award winning municipality celebrating its 220th anniversary, Markham is recognized as Canada’s High-Tech Capital anchored by 1000 high-tech and life sciences companies that generate 37,000 jobs. Of the 10,200 companies in Markham, there are more than 400 Canadian head offices located here - including industry leaders such as IBM, Aviva Insurance, AMD, Allstate, The Miller Group, Parsons, Huawei Technologies, MMM Group, Lenovo, GE Energy, Bank of China, Toshiba, J+J, Hyundai and Honda. Defined by its rich heritage, well-planned communities, high quality infrastructure, a talented workforce, and a pro-business environment, Markham’s business community includes outstanding companies and organizations providing globally competitive banking, financing, engineering, design, technical and commercialization services.
Mayor Frank Scarpitti speaks about doing business in Markham
An overview of Markham as a strategic location