With a diversified economic base of over 2,200 businesses, Aurora continues to attract major companies including Magna International, Desjardins, Bulk Barn and others.

A strong entrepreneurial spirit also thrives within Aurora - approximately 84 per cent of small businesses employing less than 20 people.

Aurora’s companies are also cornerstones of York Region/ Greater Toronto Area’s flourishing Information Technology; Financial, Insurance & Accounting Services; Life Sciences and Advanced Manufacturing clusters.

Largest Private Sector Employers in Aurora

Desjardins Insurance

Specializes in home, business, auto, life and other insurance options employing 1,600 in their campus style facility here in Aurora fronting on Highway 404.

Magna International

Headquartered in Aurora, Magna is the most diverse automotive supplier in the world. Specializing in design, development and manufacturing of automotive systems.

TC Transcontinental Printing

With 650 employees in their Aurora location, TC has grown steadily over the years to become the largest printer in Canada, and are Canadian leaders in market activation.

Kirchhoff Automotive

Kirchhoff Automotive acquired the Aurora based Van-Rob Stampings, Inc. in 2011 which expanded their global presence and emerged as a Tier 1 supplier with worldwide reach. Today Kirchhoff’s Aurora plant continues to be a leader in the design and manufacturing of metal stampings, modular, structural and mechanical assemblies of auto parts.

Genpak LP

Genpak LP is a leader in the manufacturing packaging and single service products for the food service industry.