Backbone 200: The best of everything in Canadian tech
By Lawrence Cummer, Ian Harvey, Trevor Marshall and Peter WolchakWelcome to the Backbone200. Months of work and innumerable interviews by a team of writers have resulted in this, your comprehensive guide to the best the Canadian tech and business worlds offer. The Backbone200 consists of organizations, people, events and products that stand out, that contribute to our competitiveness and economic strengths, and—as in the case of our world-leading game developers—our ability to have fun and make money.
So, if your company requires legal advice, needs to invest in cloud technology or make connections through an industry association, this guide is for you. If you want to brag about Canada’s accomplishments and need some talking points, this guide is for you. And if you’d rather kick back and read a management book or watch a movie that makes you feel better about your boss, this guide is also for you.
Note that the items on these lists are not necessarily the largest, richest or speediest. Some may be, but most are included because they’re unique, progressive or innovative. For example, to select our three best events we didn’t look at square footage or attendee numbers, but instead highlighted events that reached beyond typical trade-show parameters.
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