Ontario invests 3M in 3D movie digital jobs in Toronto

first_img“We’re investing heavily in a lot of sectors,” said Economic Development Minister Brad Duguid Wednesday morning at Legend’s office on Adelaide St. E. in downtown Toronto.“The reason why is our economy is in a state of transition — the global economy is in a state of transition. Our choice is to sit back and watch the technological disruption run over our economy, or lead the technological disruption from here in Ontario. We have the talent here in this province to be a global leader … Legend 3D could have set up this operation in many places around the world, but they chose here.”READ MORE Advertisement Advertisement Facebook The provincial government is giving more than $3 million to an L.A.-based company for a project that will create almost 300 jobs in 3D in Toronto.The funds pledged to Legend 3D, which has a large studio in the city, will double the firm’s local workforce with the new high-tech hires.The province’s $3.1 million is on top of the company’s $27-million investment, through to 2021. Advertisement LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Login/Register With: Twitterlast_img