Ajax earns CompetitiveReady Seal

Ajax, Ontario, became the first Canadian recipient of the CompetitiveReady Seal on Sept. 4.

Located near Toronto, the town of 117,632 has instituted several “best practice” measures to make life easier for their businesses. The auditors were particularly impressed with PriorityPath, a business-oriented process focused on setting approvals to the company’s timeline by mutual agreement.

Other features noted by CompetitiveReady evaluators include:

  • Sites that are thoughtfully zoned and fully serviced.
  • A rating of “very competitive” in sustainability.
  • A planned community with clustered work areas and residences, connected by over 80 km of trails, with an active waterfront, and numerous parkways.