Strategically located in the Greater Toronto Areas, Markham is Canada’s largest, most diverse and dynamic economic region. Markham is one of the fastest growing and culturally diverse cities in Canada: over 70% of population is visible minority. Markham is a High Tech Capital and economy supported by 1,500+ technology companies generating over 37,000 jobs. Markham’s robust high tech cluster is part of York Region’s 4,300 + ICT companies: highest technology sector concentration in Canada relative to population. Markham has a robust innovation ecosystem anchored by established technology businesses, start-ups, industry leaders, R&D networks and resources. Markham has a new vibrant urban downtown – Markham Centre.