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Taking the Hard Out of Hardware: A Quick Recap of the Founders Funding Couch

Taking the Hard Out of Hardware: A Quick Recap of the Founders Funding Couch

Mako Design + Invent
March 1, 2021

On February 18th, Kevin Mako, Mako Design’s President, spoke at the OPN Founders Funding Couch event. Hosted by Jeffery Potvin, a Canadian angel investor who invested in over 55 companies,... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
March 1, 2021
3 Important Lessons for Every Aspiring Entrepreneur

3 Important Lessons for Every Aspiring Entrepreneur

Mako Design + Invent
January 6, 2021

If you plan on starting a business or start-up, you’re probably thinking about embarking upon the journey of becoming an entrepreneur. Becoming an entrepreneur is a long but gratifying experience,... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
January 6, 2021
Mako Design’s Top Tips to Step Into the New Year As a Successful Entrepreneur

Mako Design’s Top Tips to Step Into the New Year As a Successful Entrepreneur

Mako Design + Invent
December 30, 2020

Everyone has a list of new years resolutions that they hope to accomplish. If you’ve been sitting on the idea of becoming a powerful and successful entrepreneur, our Florida invention... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
December 30, 2020
The Best Traits to Develop to be a Successful Entrepreneur

The Best Traits to Develop to be a Successful Entrepreneur

Mako Design + Invent
April 22, 2020

Building traits takes a lot of time and reflection as one figures out what and what does not work to help them improve their skills and increase productivity. Entering the... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
April 22, 2020
Client Success: Bob Ginther on Global News for The Tri-Plunger!

Client Success: Bob Ginther on Global News for The Tri-Plunger!

Mako Design + Invent
August 27, 2019

Mako Designs Client – Bob Ginther Over the past few months we’ve been following the story and success of one of our clients – Bob Ginther and his product invention... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
August 27, 2019
Kevin Mako Featured on The Small Business Radio Show!

Kevin Mako Featured on The Small Business Radio Show!

Mako Design + Invent
July 3, 2019

Not so long ago, our president and founder of Mako, Kevin Mako, guest appeared for a segment on The Small Business Radio Show with Barry Moltz! We encourage all those interested... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
July 3, 2019
Mako’s Client, The Tri-Plunger, Featured on CBC News!

Mako’s Client, The Tri-Plunger, Featured on CBC News!

Mako Design + Invent
June 26, 2019

As a product development firm, Mako gets very excited every time we hear news of new innovations and inventions that come out into the market. We get even more excited... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
June 26, 2019
The Most Valuable Traits That Every Inventor Should Have and How to Develop Them

The Most Valuable Traits That Every Inventor Should Have and How to Develop Them

Mako Design + Invent
June 25, 2019

Creativity Why it’s important: It’s no surprise that one of the most valuable inventor traits that every inventor should have is creativity. In a sense, there are no distinguishing differences between... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
June 25, 2019
Tips to Keep Every Inventor More Productive This Summer

Tips to Keep Every Inventor More Productive This Summer

Mako Design + Invent
May 9, 2019

Like new years, the summer time always seems to be one of the big seasons in where everyone has a bucket list of things they want to do, but never... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
May 9, 2019
Invention Production: Growing Your New Product Company

Invention Production: Growing Your New Product Company

Mako Design + Invent
March 13, 2019

We’ve been in the game for about 10 years now, and continue to strive towards becoming even better every day. How do we do it and what’s our secret? Here... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
March 13, 2019
MAKO Client Backed With $100,000 Deal on Dragons’ Den

MAKO Client Backed With $100,000 Deal on Dragons’ Den

Mako Design + Invent
November 6, 2018

We’re so excited to share that our client, Jonathan Schloo, a Toronto inventor, was just backed on CBC’s Dragon’s Den with a whopping $100,000 deal! His ingenious invention is something... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
November 6, 2018
Filming with Make-48, a 48 Hour Invent-a-Thon

Filming with Make-48, a 48 Hour Invent-a-Thon

Mako Design + Invent
April 30, 2018

MAKO recently filmed for season two of a show called Make-48, a hit-show that airs on PBS across the United States. Teams of inventors apply for Make-48 for a chance... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
April 30, 2018
MOMpreneur, Alison Brett, designed a revolutionary product with MAKO

MOMpreneur, Alison Brett, designed a revolutionary product with MAKO

Mako Design + Invent
April 11, 2018

After years of teaching overseas, her career brought her to a work function in Zurich, Switzerland where she struggled with trying to put on a two clasp bracelet from Tiffany... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
April 11, 2018
The Ontario Science Centre Inventorium

The Ontario Science Centre Inventorium

Mako Design + Invent
April 6, 2018

The Ontario Science Centre has launched something incredibly exciting for all those kids (and big kids) out there full of big ideas for the next best invention. The Inventorium is... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
April 6, 2018
Spotlight: Highlighting The Great Inventor Thomas Edison

Spotlight: Highlighting The Great Inventor Thomas Edison

Mako Design + Invent
February 9, 2018

Born on February 11th 1847, little did the world know it would be changed forever. Thomas Edison was evidently brought on this planet to innovate and push boundaries. He created... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 9, 2018
From Helicopter Crash to Inventor: Veteran Partners With MAKO on Invention

From Helicopter Crash to Inventor: Veteran Partners With MAKO on Invention

Mako Design + Invent
November 28, 2017

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... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
November 28, 2017
5 Ways Our Industrial Design Company Keeps Creative Juices Flowing!

5 Ways Our Industrial Design Company Keeps Creative Juices Flowing!

Mako Design + Invent
October 16, 2017

Being a creative person doesn’t always come easy and it’s normal to often hit a dry spell. Thinking of creative and innovative solutions day-to-day is a huge part of our... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
October 16, 2017
How to Build an Atmosphere for Innovation and Creativity

How to Build an Atmosphere for Innovation and Creativity

Mako Design + Invent
July 11, 2017

Eureka moments are hard to come across, but when they hit, it’s like a boost of creative adrenaline. Even at our product design firm, fuzzy issues seem clearer, ideas flow... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
July 11, 2017