Fredericton named Startup Community

Startup Canada names Fredericton as national Startup Community of the Year

As set out in the Vision 2020 Economic Development Strategy, Fredericton achieves its ‘Startup Capital of Canada’ vision having been named the national ‘2016 Startup Community of the Year’ by Startup Canada. On this date, the award was co-accepted by Taskforce Fredericton Startup Network and the City of Fredericton.

“Fredericton has been on a set course since the development of our 2013 economic development strategy.  I think it’s fair to say that we have arrived in terms of achieving our vision as ‘Startup Capital of Canada’!” said His Worship Mayor Michael O’Brien.  “This is a proud moment for Fredericton!”

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