Business Headlines

The City of Brampton Economic Development Office is pleased to bring you the latest stories and information about what is happening in the local business community. Individuals wanting to have articles sent directly to them can subscribe to our eNewsletter, which is compiled bi-monthly.​​​

Cybersecurity Takes Centre Stage in Brampton

The Brampton Entrepreneur Centre and Start-up Peel invite you to the #EmergingBiz Cyber Talks - Scaling Through Resiliency. Operating a business with resilience is crucial. Join industry experts on July 24 (5:00-7:30pm) for a panel discussion on Threat Protection, Adaptability, Durability and Recoverability.

Brampton Cuts Red Tape for Global Talent

The City of Brampton has signed an agreement with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada to become a referral partner for the Global Skills Strategy program. The program cuts red tape and makes the process for accessing global talent quicker and easier.

City begins strategy to bring the world to Brampton

City of Brampton’s Economic Development and Culture office unveiled a step-by-step plan to increase jobs and growth in Brampton by building stronger economic linkages around the globe. The goal is to demonstrate to the world that Brampton is a city of opportunities.

Innovation Road Trip Brampton

City of Brampton Economic Development Office hosted international businesses and partners at our new co-working space as part of the Collision Conference Innovation Road Trip.

Jobs and Investment Profile 2018

The Economic Development Office has released a Snapshot of Brampton’s jobs and investment activity, highlighting 2018 successes and continued positioning for growth in 2019 and beyond.

Brampton to host Cybersecurity in Manufacturing Conference on April 25

Ryerson University, in collaboration with the City of Brampton, is presenting Make IT Secure, a one-day conference on Cybersecurity in the manufacturing sector. The event is being hosted jointly by Cybersecure Catalyst and the Canadian Center for Cyber Security on Thursday, April 25, 2019.

Steel and Aluminum Initiative

Calling all Brampton businesses! Federal government recently announced an initiative that could help imporove your productivity and competitiveness. Read more for details.

Tech Weekend in Brampton

Tech activity in Brampton is at an all-time high. In the last month, the City of Brampton’s Economic Development Office supported four events that drew out hundreds of the city’s talented youth innovators, angel investors, and professional newcomers.

Perspective Brampton – Brampton Is Now

A Global Leader in Innovation, Talent, Jobs and Investment.
Brampton is investing in talent through collaboration and partnerships. We are prioritizing innovation and entrepreneurship and driving our competitiveness to stimulate jobs and investment. And it’s all happening NOW.

Cybersecurity in Brampton: The Opportunity

The City of Brampton is hosting a panel discussion on Cybersecurity at City Hall on the evening of March 6, 2019. The free event is open to the public and brings industry experts and educators together to share insights on the important and expanding area of cybersecurity, as well as share opportunities within the city.