Young, high-growth firms are critical job engines in the new economy. MaRS works with >1,000 promising young ventures, helping them bring their breakthrough products and services to national and international markets by giving them critical connections to capital, talent, customers and systems providers—from hospitals to hydro. MaRS also provides them with market intelligence, advisory services and specialized entrepreneurship programs based on their stage of growth.
Key results* for ventures in the MaRS network:
- In 2016, they employed over 6,000 people
- They have raised over $3.5 billion in capital (2008-2016)
- They have generated $1.8 billion in revenue (2008-2016)
*Based on feedback from the annual Venture Client Survey, which represents a subset of MaRS-supported ventures.
For details, including our survey methodology, most recent financial statements and venture highlights from each of our sectors, please see below.