A new report from TechToronto, an organization supporting the city’s technology community, says over 400,000 jobs in Toronto in 2016 are related to the tech sector.
The report, How Technology is Changing Toronto Employment, found that:
Ben Zifkin, CEO of Hubba, a B2B product information network for retailers, said: “This report corroborates what we already know and what the rest of the world is learning – that Toronto excels in technology and that we can develop globally disruptive companies.”
“What we can work on is developing an even more supportive innovation community, so that technology companies and jobs can flourish.”
The report made public policy recommendations including the following:
Download the full report, How Technology is Changing Toronto Employment, produced in collaboration with PwC, the Innovation Policy Lab at the Munk School of Global Affairs, and CareerBuilder.
Credit: StartupHere Toronto and Tech Toronto