It's not just the rising overhead costs in large urban centres, companies are now choosing smaller communities with better quality of life opportunities to operate their business. Chatham-Kent is home to entrepreneurs who are taking hold of global opportunities from remote locations and carving their own market for information technology services.
Information and communications technology companies are choosing Chatham-Kent. The following are some examples:
Entegrus Data Centre
The Entegrus Data Centre is located in the heart of Canada's large concentration of green energy development, just an hour's drive from three major US border crossings, centred in the heart of the industrial heartland of Ontario and a geographic location with minimal risk weather. Built to LEED Gold Certified standards, 1.0 MW Cummins diesel generator for emergency backup and comprehensive energy conservation measurement system. This co-location provider was designed with the needs of multi-department, data-heavy organizations in mind.
TekSavvy Solutions Inc.
TekSavvy Solutions Inc. is proud to call Chatham-Kent home. Listed as one of the fastest-growing companies in Canada, as well as Canadian Business magazines Profit 100 list, they have remained the #1 ranked ISP provider for five years and are on the Branham 300 Top 20 Movers & Shakers List.
Weather Innovations Consulting Inc.
Weather Innovations Consulting Inc. specializes in building turnkey weather monitoring and modelling solutions for individual commodity groups and agencies. Their goal is to make weather-based modelling much easier at the farm level and bring the best information into practice.