North, formerly Thalmic Labs, is a Consumer Electronics, Health Care, Robotics & Wearables company that focuses on the development of wearable technology solutions and devices that are able to interact with computers.

North focuses on building a future where technology is human-centric, discreetly built into fundamental parts of our lives that already exist.

North was founded in May 1, 2012 by Aaron Grant, Matthew Bailey & Stephen Lake. The company was previously known as Thalmic Labs, it has changed it's name to North in late 2018. North is based in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada with additional offices in San Francisco, California and Waterloo, Ontario.


North is backed by Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF), Intel Capital, Fidelity Investments, Spark Capital and others.



  • Year founded: 2012
  • Funding Info: $159.6M in 7 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: $10M-$20M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Kitchener
  • State: Ontario
  • Country: Canada
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