Smart City Accelerator Research Program Comes to Markham

The City of Markham has launched the Smart City Accelerator Research Program, a new partnership with Bell and IBM. The program will deploy Bell’s Smart City platform, an advanced solution of interconnected Internet of Things (IoT) applications, to improve the efficiency of municipal operations and enhance City services for residents. Through its Digital Markham strategy, Markham aims to create a “frictionless city” through innovation and adoption of emerging technologies that […]

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Downtown Markham is Already Exceeding Expectations

Downtown Markham is already exceeding expectations. By Soraya Mangal It was in the early 90s when the late Donald Cousens, then Mayor of Markham, suggested a multi-faceted downtown for our suburban landscape. Rudy Bratty, Chairman and CEO of the Remington Group had just purchased 243-acres in the new center and was intending to fill it with single-family homes.  Cousens and members of city council had another idea, inspired by the […]

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Welcome to Our Newest Members – Spring 2019

AJ Gallagher – www.ajgcanada.com ALS Double Play – www.alsdoubleplay.com Annina’s Temptations – www.anninasbakeshop.com Bento Sushi – www.bentosushi.com Book4Time – www.book4time.com Boss Steel – www.bosssteel.com Brainvision Market Analysis – www.brainvision.ca CBT Professionals Canadian Liver Foundation – www.liver.ca Cedar Brae Golf Club – www.cedarbraegolf.com Centre Holidays Commercial Air Compressor Eagles Nest Golf Club – www.eaglesnest.com Encore FX – www.encorefx.com Eon Insurance Ernst & Yonge LLP – www.ey.com Excellent Choice Baskets – www.excellentchoicebaskets.com […]

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Markham Celebrates Excellence in Business – Hollywood Style

By Soraya Mangal and Sara Sterling Each year the Markham Board of Trade seeks out nominations for outstanding businesses to be recognized at the Business Excellence Awards (BEAs). The awards serve to celebrate the “best of the best”. While boasting over 1500 tech companies, Markham is indeed a leader in the technology sector, however is well represented in many other sectors. The 2018 awards highlighted a wide variety of both […]

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