Affordable education, bilingualism, multiculturalism, creativity – these are qualities that Montreal is known for having in spades, and might explain why there’s an abundance of tech talent.
Montreal is also one of the most affordable cities in North America for tech startups, with labour and overhead costing about half as much as Silicon Valley. For years, the city was known for being an increasingly important hub for AI/IT companies to set up shop.
Tech Headlines From Montreal
- Sonder Is Creating 700 New Jobs In Montreal
- Phoenix Labs Opens New Montreal Studio & Is Hiring
- US Startup BusPatrol To Open R&D Centre In Montreal, Create 150 Jobs
Montreal’s Top 3 Tech Employers
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Montréal International is the economic promotion agency for Greater Montréal. Since 2010, through its Talent Montréal initiative, the agency has been organizing international recruitment missions to help Greater Montréal businesses hire qualified and experienced talent from around the world.