Echodyne is a designer & manufacturer of innovative, high-performance radars for government and commercial markets.

Echodyne offers the world’s first compact solid-state true beam-steering radar for a wide range of industries and applications.

Echodyne was founded in 2014 by Eben Frankenberg & Tom Driscoll and is based in Kirkland, Washington.

Echodyne makes revolutionary compact solid-state beam-steering radar sensors for a range of existing and new applications for industry and government. Our high-performance radars are reliable in all lighting, weather conditions, and physical environments.

Echodyne combines patented Metamaterial Electronically Scanning Array (MESA™) technology and Acuity™ intelligent radar software to achieve maximum radar performance at commercial price points, often pennies on the dollar for comparable capabilities.


Echodyne offers its radars to the Automotive, Perimeter and Border Security, Security Integrator, Airspace Management, UAS Service Suppliers (USS), and commercial Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) industries.


Echodyne is backed by Bill Gates, NEA, Madrona Venture Group, Vulcan Capital, Vanedge Capital, and Lux Capital among others. The company raised $20M in its latest "Series C" financing on Sep 11, 2019. This new round brings Echodyne's total funding to $64M to-date.



  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $64M in 3 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: $5M-$10M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Kirkland
  • State: Washington
  • Country: United States
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