Did You Know?
The settlers of Essex were either disbanded or discharged soldiers who remained to become farmers, minor officials, craftsmen, merchants, or fur traders.
Locate & Expand
Think Windsor-Essex Region
The Windsor-Essex Region, located in a unique position where ½ of the North American population is within an 8-hour drive, is the ideal place to locate your business and expand. With a skilled workforce and a diverse selection of industries establishing themselves in the area, the Windsor Essex Region has a solid infrastructure in place to support the growth and development of your business. Utilities are highly affordable and communication is reliable; we're also one of North America's leading transportation hubs.
The cost of doing business is lower here than for many larger nearby communities, and we've got a number of resources in place to make your transition easy and smooth.
Establishing the company in the Windsor-Essex Region simply made the most sense." Windsor-Essex is a "centre for trucking, and a powerful international border crossing." Stu Sutton, President, GPSNet Technologies (A high-tech company using innovative software to network transportation companies across North America)