Tech Recruiters Flock to Ontario

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By Lindsay Gellman contributed to the Wall Street Journal, May 5, 2016

University of Waterloo has become a magnet for companies such as Google and Amazon.

To find Silicon Valley's latest hunting ground for engineering talent, start at Stanford University -- then drive northeast for about 40 hours.

The University of Waterloo, in Waterloo, Ontario, has become a magnet for recruiters at Google parent Alphabet Inc., Electronic Arts Inc. and Amazon.com Inc., who see the school's entrepreneurially minded engineering graduates.

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