MAKO Design + Invent is a full-service consumer product development firm servicing small product businesses and early-stage invention startups. With a 25-person team across 4 offices (Austin, Miami, Toronto, and soon Shanghai), MAKO has complete in-house industrial design, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, patent referral, prototyping, and manufacturing services. To assist our start-up inventor clients, in addition to above, we help with patenting, strategy, marketing, and sales/distribution for all consumer product categories.
Collaborating with clients through every stage of the development process to get their idea designed, engineered, prototyped and manufactured for the mass market, MAKO ensures clients enjoy a truly exceptional experience every project.
Alongside its work with clients, MAKO works to share its industry knowledge and expertise to help drive the next generation of inventors and innovators. Teaming up with Frito-Lay and ABC’s Shark Tank star Robert Herjevac, MAKO brings young inventors and entrepreneurs dreams to life with the Dreamvention competition. Young contestants enter their creative ideas to solve everyday problems for a chance to win the grand prize of $250, 000 and bring their inventions to life.