The City of Markham is at the centre of Ontario’s innovation corridor. Global technology leaders and emerging innovators choose Markham to innovate. IBM Canada, AMD, GM Canada, G&D, Qualcomm, Huawei, Pond Technologies, Terago, Bluewrist, Book4Time, Hyperion Sensors and many others are shaping the vitality and diversity of Markham’s technology landscape. Together these companies are leading innovation in ICT, healthcare, medical devices, finance and insurance, software engineering, gaming, advanced manufacturing and auto technology.
With a highly skilled and diverse workforce, the City of Markham wants to challenge and celebrate with local Markham innovators throughout the week. From May 6-12, 2019, we encourage our community to tell/show us how they #ScaleUP by using this hashtag and tagging City of Markham on social media.
In business, the term “scale up” refers to companies that have a proven concept and that have validated their product in the marketplace. Scale-ups are the next stage of growth after start-ups.
In the spirit of Markham Innovation Week, we are using the term #ScaleUP more broadly and challenging you to share how you are scaling up your:
Maybe you’re looking at expanding, hiring more talent, entering new markets, or looking for new ways to attract new customers to your business. Tell us how you #ScaleUP!
Maybe you’ve developed the next ground-breaking technology that can help you #ScaleUP your business. What are/will you do to #ScaleUP technology in your personal and/or work life?
If you’re a company, tell us about the amazing talent you are attracting to your Markham location. How are you investing in talent? What are you doing to attract talent? Are you in need of recruiting to help your business #ScaleUP?
Markham’s robust ecosystem of innovative technology, engineering, financial services, and creative companies is brimming with career advancement opportunities. Maybe you want to accelerate your career, or learn a new skill. How do you continually challenge yourself to be your best self? Tell us how you #ScaleUP your career in Markham.
Home to Seneca College and some of the top-rated public and private schools, Markham is home to some of Canada’s brightest minds and talent.
Markham is home to state-of-the-art amenities, natural, cultural and culinary experiences. How and what do you do to #ScaleUP your quality of life in Markham?
Maybe you are going through a new stage in your life where you’d like to expand or grow your family (perhaps a new pet?). Markham is the perfect place for families to #ScaleUP.
Share your ideas on how to #ScaleUP with us on social media by tagging City of Markham and using the hashtag. We look forward to reading your ideas and seeing them in action!