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Start a Business in
South Georgian Bay

Thrive both professionally and personally. Live More. Shed stress, concrete and gridlock. Locate your business in a place that has won awards for entrepreneur-friendliness and enjoy Ontario’s premier 4-season playground full-time.

A focus on family and outdoor lifestyle has made South Georgian Bay a destination for forward-thinking GTA business leaders—people just like you—for both work and play. At less than a two-hour drive it’s close enough to the GTA and beyond for meetings, family and friends, but thousands of miles apart when it comes to space and tranquility.

More and more business leaders are choosing South Georgian Bay for work and play. This isn’t just Ontario’s most celebrated 4-season playground—it’s a connected network of wired communities as business-friendly as they are family-friendly.

Top 5
reasons to start a business in South Georgian Bay

City-calibre business amenities and a welcoming network of business leaders and investors. Collingwood is rated #1 for Entrepreneur-friendliness in Canada.
South Georgian Bay is Ontario’s premier 4-season playground. It’s home to the largest freshwater beach in the world and Ontario’s best ski resorts.
Strong Growth
We are growing 2X faster than the Ontario average.
Business Diversity
Businesses in 12 key sectors like Health Care, Construction, Advanced Manufacturing, Food & Beverage and Recreation show the wide range of companies that have chosen South Georgian Bay.
A Tourism Mecca
Tourism-related sectors employ 37% of the workforce.

“Choosing South Georgian Bay for my business was a lifestyle choice. I also wanted to hire like-minded people. Now, work hard, play hard could be our company motto. Morale has been very high from the get-go and so is retention.”

~ Matt Jackson, WordJack Media.

You can make it work.

Greenland Group