Why Live or Work in Kanata North?
Ottawa Tech Lives Here
As Canada’s largest Technology Park and a vibrant technology hub, Kanata North has long been recognized as a hotbed of technology innovation. The birthplace of game-changing companies such as Mitel, You.i TV and Halogen, the area continues to support 100s of creative technology companies within a specially-designed business park area that can support companies ranging in size from 2 employees to 5,000. The area also features a rich eco-system of retail and business services so that residents and companies can get the support that they need.
Home to the Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks (CENGN), L-Spark Accelerator program, and a handful of collaborative workspaces – all the necessary pieces are in place to ensure success.
As a result of this focus, Kanata North boasts a high percentage of young, highly-educated people who choose to take advantage of the many career-growth options presented in Kanata North. These same people also see Kanata North as an ideal place to raise families. The area has among the best schools in the city, a new recreation complex, hiking and biking trails, easy access to everything from downtown Ottawa to provincial parks and a reputation for safety.
Why Kanata North?
A better question is Why not Kanata North.
Take a peek at more details in our Ecosystem Summary Report below.