Toronto now boasts the highest concentration of AI start ups!
...thanks to Google’s $5mil investment into the vector institute last year, and aligned buy in from the cities academic, government, and corporate partners.
Toronto has never seen momentum like it’s experiencing right now!
In September 2018 alone, the city drew over 1.4 Billion dollars in investment from U.S and Canadian companies, ranging from global tech giants to local start ups...
Here’s some of the top headlines:
Toronto grabs 4th spot on Tech Talent list, adds 66,900 jobs in last 5 years
Toronto's ranking was down one spot from last year, as Washington, D.C. - chosen in 2018 to be host of Amazon's second quarters - jumped two spots to No. 2 after the San Francisco Bay Area.
Seattle - home of Amazon's original head quarters - slipped one notch to No. 3 and New York City stayed at No. 5
By 2020, there will be more tech jobs in Toronto than Silicon Valley