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Canadian employers can build their teams with experienced, quality talent in 90 days or less. Experienced talent can build their lives and tech career in Canada

Our Mission

Path to Canada respects immigrants and their desire to improve their own lives and the lives of their families. We seek to offer a solution that allows people to live and work in a country like Canada that welcomes immigrants. We speak from personal experience when it comes to living and working in Canada. Path to Canada will never sell your information or market to you in any way. Our goal is to set you on a path of building your life and tech career in Canada.

We connect talent to hiring Canadian tech companies.
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Picking up your life and moving to a new country is HARD

This is My Story

I am the son of an immigrant. I have great respect for people who leave their home country to seek a better life. I was born in the US and am a US citizen, but I have lived in Canada twice: once for graduate school to get an MBA at the University of Western Ontario (Ivey School of Business) and then to work for a few years in Toronto. I currently live in Larchmont, NY.

I’ve spent over 20 years building VC-backed startups in San Francisco, Silicon Valley, New York and Toronto in sales and business development roles. I also spent a year in Toronto in venture capital. In 2014, I founded Syndesus. Syndesus works with US VC backed startups and high growth tech companies to build engineering teams in Canada. As a PEO (Professional Employer of Record) we are able to legally handle HR/payroll/remote employment for workers in Canada. We are also focused in assisting in talent retention by providing a relatively easy solution for H1-B tech workers to relocate to Canada and work for their same employer. Path to Canada is the second cross border company I have founded.

Why I started Path to Canada

Speaking from experience, I know that moving to a new country is a huge decision. Some of you making this move have no choice, as you cannot stay in the US any longer due to work visa or immigration issues. I also know that some of you have an H-1B but are considering moving to Canada because the wait for permanent residency is so long and you want a more permanent existence.

Path to Canada is about the journey to a new life in a new country. It starts with qualifying for immigration, but, equally important, it includes getting a job with a Canadian tech company that will sponsor your work visa. And it also includes the journey to establishing life in a new country. We will provide guidance on every step of the process.

Marc Pavlopoulos, Founder and CEO

Marc Pavlopoulos
Founder and CEO