Category: Economic Development

  • #Guelph welcomes Conestoga College to our downtown

    I’m thrilled that Conestoga College, one of Ontario’s fastest-growing colleges, is choosing to build a new campus and expand in Guelph. Universities, colleges and trades are vital to bolstering economic development and community vibrancy. Students help bring our community to life and supply the talent we need for continued prosperity. Adding a college campus to…

  • Great visit to the #Guelph Johnson & Johnson manufacturing site

    Great to meet the Johnson & Johnson team at their Guelph manufacturing site and learn more about the work they’re doing to maximize production of consumer health products for Canadians, as well as their continued support for the #Guelph community! Thanks to Councillor Linda Busuttil for joining me on the tour.

  • Congratulations to Magna on $140 million expansion in #Guelph!

    On behalf of the City of Guelph, I want to congratulate the entire Magna International team! Yesterday, Guelph secured a $140 million investment by Magna International, an automotive supplier, to expand its existing Polycon facility to support new electric vehicle production and create about 175 jobs. I want to thank Magna for continuing to invest…

  • Talking bike tourism with @OntarioByBike today! Thanks @InvestInGuelph @WellingtnCounty for partnering on the workshop

    Talking bike tourism with @OntarioByBike today! Thanks @InvestInGuelph @WellingtnCounty for partnering on the workshop

    More and more, people are looking to explore cities and regions by bike – and they need places to stay, eat, and explore while they’re visiting. This is a perfect opportunity for Guelph, because we’re already bike-friendly, we have a great trail network and beautiful rivers and parks, as well as fantastic restaurants, hotels, shops…

  • Zentec expands in #Guelph

    Zentec expands in #Guelph

    Another business success story! Read the press release here: Zentec expands business in Guelph with new ZenGUARD™ manufacturing facility Congratulations to the entire Zentec team!