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Tiggy, A 15-Minute Grocery Delivery App, Rapidly Expands Operations to Toronto Region

Tiggy, A 15-Minute Grocery Delivery App, Rapidly Expands Operations to Toronto Region

January 25, 2022
The online grocery delivery platform aims to make Toronto primary operating base, with plans for over 50 retail stores across the region
Global Leader Autocrypt Commits to 1855 Accelerator as its Corporate Location in Canada

Global Leader Autocrypt Commits to 1855 Accelerator as its Corporate Location in Canada

November 18, 2021
Autocrypt, a global leader in smart mobility cybersecurity solutions headquartered in South Korea has selected Whitby, in Durham Region, as the location for its newest Canadian office.
Billennium Opens First North American Headquarters in Ontario, Canada

Billennium Opens First North American Headquarters in Ontario, Canada

September 28, 2021
Billennium, a Polish company that delivers IT services and solutions for businesses, on August 1st, opened its first delivery centre and HQ office in Mississauga, Ontario. After Germany, India and Malaysia, this is the company’s fourth international expansion, and the company is seeking to hire 150-200 specialists to scale its Toronto Region operations.
 
This is a Comeback Story: Toronto Global is Championing the Toronto Region’s Economic Recovery

This is a Comeback Story: Toronto Global is Championing the Toronto Region’s Economic Recovery

September 10, 2021
Toronto Global Releases its 2020/2021 Annual Report, Featuring Results and Key Investments throughout the Toronto Region
Toronto, Ontario and Canada are Making a Come Back – Stronger Than Ever

Toronto, Ontario and Canada are Making a Come Back – Stronger Than Ever

September 8, 2021
Toronto Region hosting global leaders’ business summit celebrating the beginning of the end to the restrictions imposed by COVID-19
Stephen Lund Named CEO of Toronto Global

Stephen Lund Named CEO of Toronto Global

September 16, 2020
TORONTO – September 16, 2020 – Following an extensive international search, the Toronto Global Board of Directors today announced the appointment of Stephen Lund as Chief Executive Officer.
Update on Toronto Global and COVID-19

Update on Toronto Global and COVID-19

March 16, 2020
These truly are difficult times, as COVID-19 has now touched nearly every part of the world. Our thoughts go out to our clients, partners, friends and loved ones that have been impacted either directly or indirectly by COVID-19. We sincerely hope that you, your family, friends and colleagues are safe and well, and are taking the necessary precautions to keep it that way
Toronto Global Announces New Additions to its Board of Directors

Toronto Global Announces New Additions to its Board of Directors

January 10, 2019
Toronto Global’s Board of Directors Act as Ambassadors for the Region
 
Toronto global annonce l’ajout de nouvelles personnes à son conseil d’administration

Toronto global annonce l’ajout de nouvelles personnes à son conseil d’administration

January 10, 2019
Le conseil d’administration de Toronto Global exerce un rôle d’ambassadeur dans la région.
Toronto Region’s Mayors And Chairs Reflect On Amazon Process

Toronto Region’s Mayors And Chairs Reflect On Amazon Process

November 13, 2018
TORONTO – November 13, 2018 – Toronto Mayor John Tory, Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie, Brampton Mayor Linda Jeffrey, Durham Regional Chair Gerri Lynn O’Connor, Halton Regional Chair Gary Carr, and Wayne Emmerson, Chairman and CEO of the Regional Municipality of York, issued the following statement....
Les Maires Et Présidents De La Région De Toronto Font Le Bilan De La Candidature À L’implantation D’amazon

Les Maires Et Présidents De La Région De Toronto Font Le Bilan De La Candidature À L’implantation D’amazon

November 13, 2018
TORONTO – 13 Novembre 2018 – John Tory, maire de Toronto, Bonnie Crombie, maire de Mississauga, Linda Jeffrey, maire de Brampton, Gerri Lynn O’Connor, président régional de Durham, Gary Carr, président régional de Halton et Wayne Emmerson, président et directeur général de la municipalité régionale de York, ont déclaré...
With Or Without Amazon, Toronto Is Prime For Investment

With Or Without Amazon, Toronto Is Prime For Investment

November 13, 2018
TORONTO – November 13, 2018 – Mark Cohon, Chair of Toronto Global, Janet Ecker, Vice-Chair of Toronto Global and Toby Lennox, CEO of Toronto Global issued the following statement...
Avec Ou Sans Amazon, Toronto Est Une Place De Premier Choix Pour Investir

Avec Ou Sans Amazon, Toronto Est Une Place De Premier Choix Pour Investir

November 13, 2018
TORONTO – 13 novembre 2018 – Mark Cohon, président de Toronto Global, Janet Ecker, vice-présidente de Toronto Global et Toby Lennox, directeur général de Toronto Global ont déclaré...
 
Toronto Global Receives Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council

Toronto Global Receives Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council

October 3, 2018
WASHINGTON, DC (October 03, 2018) – Toronto Global received a Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award for its UXTO (You Experience Toronto) for Amazon HQ2 landing page, a project in the category of Special Purpose Website of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).
Toronto Global Receives Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council

Toronto Global Receives Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council

October 3, 2018
WASHINGTON, DC (October 03, 2018) – Toronto Global received a Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award for its UXTO (You Experience Toronto) for Amazon HQ2 social media campaign, a project in the category of Paid Ad Campaign from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).
Collaborer pour attirer des investissements dans la région de toronto

Collaborer pour attirer des investissements dans la région de toronto

February 12, 2018
Parution d’un nouveau rapport de la Munk School of Global Affairs de l’Université de Toronto
Toronto Region Moves Forward in Amazon's HQ2 Selection Process

Toronto Region Moves Forward in Amazon's HQ2 Selection Process

January 18, 2018
Regional Collabration Enhances the Competitiveness of Canada's Business Capital
Toronto Region Bid For Amazon's HQ2 Highlights Most Educated Workforce in North America

Toronto Region Bid For Amazon's HQ2 Highlights Most Educated Workforce in North America

October 19, 2017
Regional Municipalities Come Together To Champion the Toronto Region’s Talent Story
Toronto Region Municipalities Join Forces to Submit Regional Bid for Amazon’s New Corporate Headquarters

Toronto Region Municipalities Join Forces to Submit Regional Bid for Amazon’s New Corporate Headquarters

September 13, 2017
Municipalities are Working with the Federal and Provincial Governments and Corporate Canada to Submit Proposal to Amazon
Toronto Region Mayors and Chairs Appoint Toronto Global Board of Directors

Toronto Region Mayors and Chairs Appoint Toronto Global Board of Directors

June 20, 2017
Toronto Global’s New Private Sector Board of Directors Reflects the Diversity and Talent of Canada’s Economic Engine
Toronto Region Municipalities Come Together as One Under Toronto Global to Drive Foreign Direct Investment and Growth

Toronto Region Municipalities Come Together as One Under Toronto Global to Drive Foreign Direct Investment and Growth

February 3, 2017
Agency is supported by all three levels of government to promote the region’s strong, stable and diverse economy to foreign investors
Governments contribute $19.5 million to attract global investments to Toronto Region

Governments contribute $19.5 million to attract global investments to Toronto Region

February 3, 2017

The Government of Canada, the Government of Ontario, and several municipal governments announced today that they will be providing $19.5 million in funding to create a new agency that aims to increase global investments in the Toronto Region. Up to 500 well-paying, middle-class jobs are expected to be created by December 2018 as a result of these contributions.