Waterloo EDC Blog

What are North America’s top-rated small tech talent markets?

Posted by Waterloo EDC on November 30, 2022

CBRE’s annual Scoring Tech Talent report is an invaluable resource for leaders and decision-makers looking to build talented tech teams and fulfill critical business objectives for success in the years ahead.

However, the report is an overwhelming 150-page analysis of labour market conditions, cost and quality in big and small tech markets across North America. If you’re exclusively looking for...


Topics: technology, talent, ecosystem

Enlighted keeps growing in Waterloo

Posted by Waterloo EDC on November 16, 2022

Enlighted, a leading property technology company, just expanded their presence in Waterloo’s tech ecosystem and opened a new office – a calculated move to power the company’s development of cutting edge IoT and sustainability solutions.

We look forward to further tapping into the rich talent base in the Waterloo and Kitchener area to bolster our product innovation,” said Stefan Schwab, CEO of...


Topics: technology, R&D, expansion stories

10 Largest Tech Companies in Waterloo

Posted by Waterloo EDC on November 7, 2022

We talk about Waterloo’s booming tech talent community a lot. Our ecosystem, too. Oh, and our incredible, world-class tech university.

Here’s the deal: anyone can benefit from our incredible talent pipeline and prime location. You just have to come to Waterloo. We’ve attracted a lot of major companies because of those perks – sometimes it’s hard to keep track of them all. Where do we start?



Topics: security, technology, ecosystem

Waterloo: Quantum Valley

Posted by Waterloo EDC on October 27, 2022

Waterloo is at the epicentre of the quantum revolution, with 16 companies and over 250 researchers specializing in quantum cryptography, software, communication and consulting.

Our complete theory-to-commercialization quantum ecosystem is supported by a unique collection of commercialization and investment organizations. This makes Waterloo a perfect place for companies investigating quantum...


Topics: quantum, technology, ecosystem

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