• Metropolis Magazine designated Toronto as the world's most livable city in 2015.

  • Toronto Life named our community one of Toronto’s best neighbourhoods

  • Toronto is home to people from 160 counties speaking more than 100 distinct languages

  • The Economist magazine named Toronto the world’s most livable city in 2015

  • Scarborough is on the leading edge of Toronto’s march toward greater cultural and economic diversity.

My International Trade Missions

Promoting Toronto Overseas

As Chair of Invest Toronto, the City’s foreign investment attraction subsidiary, Councillor Thompson plays a major role in encouraging international businesses to locate in Toronto. To reach, meet and engage key global business decision makers, the Councillor has carried the Toronto banner to Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Caribbean. Through Invest Toronto-led and other investment and trade business missions, he has been successful in helping to spark significant foreign interest in doing business in our city.