Skip to content
Invest & Grow

Major Employers

Peterborough & the Kawarthas benefits from having a diverse range of economic players: from established global companies to locally-grown.

We are also known as a hub community with public service employers (like the Peterborough Regional Health Centre, school boards and the Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry) to innovative startups.

When it comes to doing business in our region, you’re in good company.

Global Companies with operations in Peterborough & the Kawarthas

  • Pepsico / Quaker
  • Minute Maid / Coca-Cola
  • Rolls-Royce Civil Nuclear
  • Rolls-Royce Naval Marine
  • Shimano (Canadian HQ)
  • SGS Lakefield
  • Ventra Plastics / Flex N Gate
  • Siemens Milltronics Process Instruments Inc.
  • Safran Electronics Canada
  • Americredit / GM Financial
  • Lufthansa InTouch
  • Sysco
  • Covia
  • BWXT

Locally Grown in Peterborough & the Kawarthas

  • AON
  • Flying Colours Corp (HQ)
  • McCloskey International (HQ)
  • Steelworks Design
  • Charlotte Products / Swish Maintenance (HQ)
  • Kawartha Ethanol
  • Entomo Farms
  • Havelock Metals
  • Aclarus
  • Savage Arms
  • Nightingale Nursing
  • Discovery Dream Homes

Public Sector Employers

  • Peterborough Regional Health Centre
  • Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry
  • Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board
  • Peterborough Victoria Northumberland Clarington Catholic District School Board
  • Trent University
  • Fleming College