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Named by KPMG as a top place to do business in the Canada and USA region.
3+ helped me move forward by
asking all the difficult questions.
Kristin O'Connor, Owner
"The entrepreneurial and start-up environments of Greater Moncton are what set this region apart from any other region in Canada."
Roddy Awad, VP Professional Services
TSI Auto Solutions
"When it comes to passion and dedication for innovation and expansion, Greater Moncton provides the best environment to our company. From our staff to our distributors, the people involved in our business here in Greater Moncton understand our heritage and culture and allow us to expand outside of our borders. "
Tim Farley, Brewer Manager Moncton Brewery
"Prior to joining Medavie Blue Cross in Moncton, I worked out of Los Angeles and Greater New York area. Moncton provides my family and I with better quality of life. With access to skilled talent, I am able to make a difference within a progressive organization that cares about people and the communities we serve."
Venky Kulkarni, CIO and Vice-President
MEDAVIE BLUE CROSS
Local Connectivity and Internet, Global Reach.
"We believe in community and connection. We’re proud to call Greater Moncton our home and want to see its people and businesses prosper."
Tom Rivington, CEO
Amy Mallais, Director Business Development
is comprised of the cities of Moncton, Dieppe,
and the Town of Riverview
5th fastest growing
community in Canada
Hub of the
over 1.4 million
people within a
2.5 hour drive
One of the
Best retail shopping environment in Atlantic Canada
Smart - Greater Moncton was named one of the World’s Top 7 Intelligent Communities
“Top 10 Best Place to do Business in Canada”
for five straight years,
Canadian Business magazine
One of five Canadian Cities
to win the
Google eTown Award in 2012
Greater Moncton is the most populous CMA in the province with 145,000 habitants. Its slightly wider economic region has a population of more than 220,000. In recent years, thousands of people from all over Canada and beyond have moved into Greater Moncton to establish new companies, build their careers and raise their families.
Greater Moncton is the 5th fastest growing community in Canada with 17.8% growth 2001-2011. It had the fastest growth of all urban centres in Atlantic Canada
Centrally located, more than 1.4 million live within 2.5 hours of Greater Moncton...more than 1.5 million within 3 hours. It is the largest catchment area in Eastern Canada
“Rock-bottom real estate prices, respectable household incomes and good job prospects.”
Greater Moncton continues to be the most attractive community in Atlantic Canada in the eyes of national retailers, and with the largest catchment, it is the ideal location for retailers to cater to its east coast clientele. Its central location and countless entertainment options extends its retail base well beyond its immediate regional reach, bringing in each year more than 1.6 million visitors to Greater Moncton.
More than 59% of the labour market has post secondary education (ICF).
More than 47% of its population speaks both French and English
FDI magazine: Named Moncton the fifth most business friendly city in their “North American Cities of the future” 2007 issue.