For high-growth tech companies, there is an unquenchable need for talent and capital in order to innovate, expand and ultimately, succeed.
But with more than 2,000 new startups appearing in Waterloo Region over the past five years, office space has also become an increasingly important building block for the local tech ecosystem.
When startups are ready to leave facilities such as the University of Waterloo’s Velocity Garage and Velocity Foundry, the Accelerator Centre or the Communitech Hub, finding the right places to grow can be critical to their survival.
In this special video feature, The State of Space, Communitech News looks at how space is helping to shape our region’s tech community and the effect tech is having on the local, physical and economic landscape.
Watch the video on Communitech.