We are an industrial design, mechanical engineering, and electrical engineering services company for small product businesses and manufacturers.
MAKO Design is an end-to-end full-service product development firm tailored mostly to small to mid-size companies between 1 and 100 people. With a 25-person team across 3 offices (Austin, London, Toronto), MAKO has end-to-end in-house industrial design, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering (both hardware and firmware), and prototyping services. We work seamlessly with your team to ensure your next-generation products are modern, reliable, and cost-effective. We have decades of experience developing hundreds of products. Whether it is a complete product re-design, new product line, or just a helping hand when in need, our team is here to ensure your product business is a booming success! Scroll down to find out more about how Mako Design is setting a new bar for hardware design services…
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As inventors ourselves, we know what it’s like to tinker with every concept and tiny detail of an invention. Our industrial design company will help create products with both short and long timelines depending on the specifications. So, what happens when you add a...read more
It’s every pilots’ worst nightmare. You’re 30,000 feet high, soaring high above the clouds, with the sun beaming off your face - when the engine starts to stutter. Suddenly, it stops propelling the enormous metal contraption and you’re forced into a life-threatening...read more
This year’s Austin Design Week featured many diverse events for design aficionados to explore, including designing parenthood, playing with chalk, exploring the world of artificial intelligence design, designing your career, and so much more. With the Austin...read more
Known as one of the best innovation conferences in the world, Trend Hunter’s Future Festival is like Disneyland for any product development company, let alone any thought leaders in innovation. But, instead of hosting vendors who typically exhibit their brand or...read more
When you think of crickets, what comes to mind? Do you think of cricket vanilla-bean ice cream? How about chili con cricket? Or cricket Bolognese? These are just a few of the first things that come to mind for our engineering design firm because we recently awarded...read more
MAKO has always strived to be a leader. It’s our mission to be leaders in manufacturing, engineering, prototyping, and design. Now, we have been officially recognized as a major leader in North America, placing #1270 on the annual and much anticipated Inc. 5000 list!...read more
(AUSTIN, Texas) March 14, 2017 – MAKO Design + Invent is proud to announce their partnership with Robert Herjevac of ABC’s Shark Tank and PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay division to bring to life the Dreamvention contest, which is inspiring young minds to dream up their own...read more
It’s been an incredible year for MAKO Invent. With only a few weeks left of 2016, we’ve been given the spotlight by the very magazine that ignited our Founders entrepreneurial spirit – Entrepreneur Magazine. The highly anticipated Entrepreneur 360 released the top...read more
WE DEVELOP WEARABLE TECH, INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT), ELECTRONICS, & CONSUMER PRODUCTS FOR OUR CLIENTS
Product Development Services for Small but Growing Companies
Industrial Design Services
World-class design practices, industrial designers from top-tier companies such as Dell, Nike, Boeing, and Bose, state-of-the art software and computers, and over 500 products designed at MAKO – Just a few of the reasons we set a new bar for phenomenal Industrial Design services.
Mechanical Engineering services include Mechanical Design, Tool Design, Production Design, FDM, FEM, Ribbing, Draft Angles, BOM, etc.
Electrical & PCB Engineering
We are one of only a few design firms worldwide that have full PCB Design, Chip development, and Firmware coding, all in-house!
Prototypes / Prototyping
We do industrial, mechanical, and electronic prototyping. From mock-up prototypes to fully functioning finished electronic products. Our prototyping experience is bar-none: We make over 50 presentation-grade prototypes every year for clients.
NEWS ARTICLES ABOUT MAKO DESIGN
Ryerson University: MAKO boosts start ups
The Globe and Mail: A road warrior’s top 10 tips to make travel bearable
Google Official Blog: How MAKO discovered lean growth
BII2: Kevin Mako appointed as Fellow at Brookfield Institute for Entrepreneurship
Globe and Mail: each office abroad means a new set of rules
SAGE: Kevin Mako keynotes at SAGE Nationals
MEET THE MAKO TEAM!
Senior Product Strategist
Director of Design
Electrical Engineering Manager
Senior Product Strategy
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Project Management Director
Senior Industrial Designer
Senior Industrial Designer
Senior Mechanical Designer
Senior Firmware Engineer
Director of Finance
Electrical & Firmware Designer
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