Saying that 2013 has been a big year for us here at Thalmic Labs would be an understatement. Over the past year, our team has grown nearly 10 times in size. With this year quickly coming to a close, we thought we’d share our 2013 experiences with a round up! From concept and Myo Alpha units to awards and live demos, this year has been nothing short of exciting for the Thalmic team.
Thalmic’s 2013 Timeline
These are some key moments that we’re proud of here at Thalmic Labs:
February 27th – 10,000 Myo units pre-ordered
June 5th – Announced $14.5 Million in Series A Funding
September 13th – Held our first hackathon at Google’s offices
December – Shipped Myo Alpha units to select developers and partners
We hit the stage and demonstrated our product in front of live audiences in some notable places:
TedxToronto – 09/26/13
TODAY Show – 10/15/13
Click the image to watch this live demo from the TODAY Show.
Pioneer’s Festival – 10/31/13
Click the image to watch this live demo from the Pioneers Festival.
Awards & Recognitions
We’re honored to have been a part of these lists in 2013:
April 14th – Financial Post: 7 Canadian Tech Stars to Watch
June 24th – CNN: 10 Startups to Watch
October 11th – Popular Mechanics: Breakthrough Award Winner
November 13th – Deloitte Tech Fast 50: Companies-to-Watch Award Winner
December 7th – Business Insider: The 18 Best Startups that Launched in 2013
December 16th – Forbes: The Hottest Global Startups of 2013
We’ve come a long way this year but we wouldn’t have been able to do any of it without your support. We’re so grateful that our early adopters have been with us every step of the way and we can’t wait to see what the future holds for 2014.
Happy new year from the entire Thalmic team!