Waterloo EDC Blog

November Wrap-up: Rankings, records and research

Posted by Waterloo EDC on December 1, 2021

Thanks to the many rankings, records and research-related rewards in November, Waterloo’s business ecosystem is looking merry and bright as we head into the holiday season.

This month, it was institutions like the University of Waterloo, Conestoga College and Perimeter Institute, alongside tech companies like Faire and Uvaro, driving the news cycle – locally, nationally and internationally.



Topics: technology, R&D, industry news

A record-breaking year at Waterloo EDC

Posted by Waterloo EDC on November 25, 2021

It’s official, 2021 was a massive year for new business investment in Waterloo.

In fact, it broke numerous records.

Waterloo EDC is the organization tasked with attracting new investment from international companies and helping local companies expand. We help our clients access government funding programs, find real estate and office space, connect with talent and more. Our services are...


Topics: technology, industry news

Waterloo well-represented on Deloitte Technology Fast 50

Posted by Waterloo EDC on November 17, 2021

Once again, Waterloo is home to some of Canada’s fastest-growing tech companies, according to a new ranking from Deloitte.

The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 list ranks companies by revenue growth percentage over their last four years of operation. In past years, Waterloo has dominated the list, scoring the top three companies in 2019 and top two companies in 2020.

This year, a total of five...


Topics: technology, talent, industry news

September Wrap-up: Waterloo gets global recognition

Posted by Waterloo EDC on October 1, 2021

Waterloo made its mark on international and national stages in September.

This month, Waterloo excelled in reports from Startup Genome, the Globe and Mail and QS World University Rankings, while strategic partnerships elevated the tech and automotive ecosystem to new heights.

Here are the top stories from September 2021:


Topics: technology, talent, industry news

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