Why we chose the GTA
The Greater Toronto Area offers more for those businesses who aspire to accomplish more. Greater choice. Greater advantages. Greater opportunities to succeed in the competitive and fast paced global economy.
With its thriving business climate, diversified industries, modern transportation and telecommunications systems, and the quality of its human resources, the GTA rivals the greatest economic regions of the world.
Some of the greatest attributes the GTA has to offer include direct access to the North American Market, unparalleled Government Support programs, a Low-Risk Business Environment and much more. Please review our Top 10 Reasons for Investing in the GTA to learn more about why the GTA is the first choice for investors looking to expand or relocate their business.
The GTMA has highly skilled and dedicated team of private and public sector partners that can help you make a sound investment decision. Please refer to our Site Selection Services to learn more about how the GTMA can make your investment in the GTA a success.
“We came to Canada, and specifically the Toronto area, because of the excellent infrastructure and resources available here.” – Rahul Petkar, CEO
“We are incredibly excited to finally tap into the remarkable talent Ontario has been developing over the years.” – Yannis Mallat, CEO
“We were most impressed with the number and quality of colleges and universities and knew the GTA offered an excellent talent pool. That combined with generous government incentive programs had the GTA at or near the top of our list.” – Benjamin Goldman, Studio Manager
Sue Pronco, Executive Director, Circles, cited the GTA’s “well-educated, tech savvy, diverse labour pool, excellent public transportation network and concentration of service-oriented businesses.”
With close proximity to the five universities and six colleges in the GTA, the region offered a large concentration of gaming and developer talent, especially in the mobile technologies.
Freshly arrived in February 2013, Philippe Tissot is a French businessman who moved to Canada to establish his business in Toronto where the GTMA assisted Mr. Tissot. EIE Global is an international integrated event communication agency specialized in tradeshow and corporate event project and program management for exhibitors and organizers. Founded in 1999 in France, EIE Global is now headquartered in Canada and France, with antennae offices in Germany, UK, and USA.