Media contact

MaRS building 101 College Street

Lara Torvi
Manager, Media & Community Relations
MaRS Discovery District
MaRS Centre, South Tower
101 College Street, Suite 100
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5G 1L7
T 416.673.8152
F 416-673-8181

About MaRS

MaRS Discovery District (@MaRSDD) is a mission-driven innovation centre located in Toronto. MaRS works with partners to catalyze, accelerate and amplify innovation. MaRS supports entrepreneurs building Canada’s next generation of growth companies. MaRS’ ventures have created over 6,500┬ájobs and, in the last three years alone, they have raised over $1 billion in capital and earned over $500 million in revenue.

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Originally, MaRS was a filename: Medical and Related Sciences. As our mandate expanded, our reach expanded into a range of innovative sectors. Now, it’s not an acronym. It’s just our name.

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