Due north of Silicon Valley and Seattle, British Columbia (B.C.) has quickly grown into a thriving innovation hotspot, with more than 11,000 tech companies, including Microsoft, Intel, Samsung, Slack and Salesforce.
More unicorn companies (with valuations over $1 billion) have come out of B.C. in the past year than anywhere else in Canada, and B.C. boasts some of the highest technology sector growth rates in Canada.
Over 10,000 Tech companies are based in B.C.BC Stats (2019)
Vancouver’s tech startup ecosystem was ranked 2nd best in CanadaStartup Genome (2019)
Vancouver ranked 11th best market for Tech Talent in North AmericaCBRE (2021)
We are home to one of the fastest-growing tech eco-systems.
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