General Motors Canada Purchase in South East Toronto Creates a “Double Win”

Posted on 19. Apr, 2016 by in GM Canada


General Motors Canada Purchase in South East Toronto Creates a “Double Win”

Will settle a new multi-use “Mobility Campus” and promote destiny Film Industry Plans

2016-04-18

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TORONTO (April 18, 2016) – GM Canada announced a skeleton currently for a new “Toronto GM Mobility Campus” located in southeast Toronto.  The association reliable that it has finished a squeeze of 721 Eastern Avenue, a 7 hactare site it skeleton to rise as a multi-use trickery comprised of bureau space, investigate growth facilities, GM car sales and services including sales of electric vehicles and a open knowledge centre featuring innovations in mobility.

“We are really vehement to be bringing GM Canada behind into downtown Toronto with a future-oriented proceed that will rivet a community, universities, a business and many other partners in a sparkling transformations holding place in a automotive attention today,” pronounced Steve Carlisle, boss and handling executive of General Motors of Canada. “Downtown Toronto will now be home to dual energetic flourishing industries – automotive record and film production. It’s a double win.” 

GM Canada is operative in tighten partnership with Cinespace, a former owners of a site, to safeguard a well-spoken transition for a skill by collaborating with a film industry, a city and a internal community. The GM squeeze will promote Cinespace’s skeleton to pursue relocation and enlargement options in a Toronto Port Lands and elsewhere.  Current film tenants will advantage from a pillow of time to conduct this certain change. 

Steve Mirkopoulos, boss of Cinespace Film Studios, said, “We have an glorious partner in GM, who will continue a tradition of high-quality jobs during this site. This transaction also means no intrusion for a colourful film business in a brief term, and provides us with a resources and time to rise a destiny prophesy for Cinespace.  This is a extensive international-level win for a city of Toronto.”

Paula Fletcher, Toronto City Councillor for Ward 30 Toronto-Danforth added, “This is a vital investment in a village by GM. We have fought prolonged and tough for good jobs in a village and this will attract engineering, professional, high-paying jobs to this campus. It will also be a heading centre for immature travel and will concede a stream film studio to be relocated from this site to bigger, improved prolongation comforts in a easterly end.”

About General Motors in Canada
Headquartered in Oshawa, Ont., General Motors of Canada employs some-more than 9,000 people opposite a country.  GM Canada markets a full operation of fuel-efficient Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles and associated services by Canada’s largest automotive play network. More information per GM vehicles can be found during www.gm.ca. To learn some-more about creation and a destiny of a automotive attention revisit www.gminnovates.ca or follow @GMCanada and #GMInnovatesCA on Twitter.

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